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Headwaters Restaurant and Tavern

) #7 of 8 Restaurants in Boulder Junction ££ - £££ American, ,
5675 County Road M, Boulder Junction, WI 54512-9731
+1 715-385-2601
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“meatloaf” (5 reviews)
“french fries” (4 reviews)
“fish fry” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
5675 County Road M, Boulder Junction, WI 54512-9731
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came in on the Friday of Memorial. day weekend.. We were told it would be a 1 hour wait. After 1 hour and some odd minutes, my husband inquired and we were told it would be another hour due to reservations. We had to...More

Thank drbeth11
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Another great Boulder Junction place to eat. Consistently delicious food with a varied menu. Great Wednesday night specials in their two for one special night. Seafood and steaks are among the favorites, along with great homemade soups and deserts. Warm and friendly atmosphere.

Thank John and Joanne A
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Heard on the radio they had a special on Wed. nights. 2 for 1 entrees. You would expect just that. But it was only on special entrees which were meat loaf, roast chicken, pork roast and a grouper. There might have been another to choose...More

Thank wintertravelers995
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

A very nice staff with better than average food. The place is very iconic and sits on the Manitowish River. The food was solid and the staff very friendly. Very nice bar and Dave the bar tender is very pleasant.

Thank Donald J S
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Came here for dinner after a long day of snowmobile riding. Large portions. German potato salad was the best ever. Baked Haddock was very well seasoned and moist. Nice Local restaurant.

Thank Danielle36619
Reviewed 1 January 2017

After a day of snowmobiling, we settled on Headwaters for dinner. Located just outside of Boulder Junction, the trail runs right past. Southern Comfort Old Fashions were awesome, great start to our dinner. Cute / cozy atmosphere & our bartender was excited to see us,...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Went for Christmas dinner. Wasn't sure what to expect after reading reviews but only place open in 20mile radius. Bottom line.. great drinks, friendly staff, great food, would eat there again.

Thank dmursch
Reviewed 4 October 2016

First time in a while we had lunch here. Sat at the bar overlooking the Manitowish River, very nice! Had the fish sandwich with fries and coleslaw...very good and reasonable price!

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Our party of 4 (all around 60) were in the area, and stopped in to see friends who run Peeplelures Jewelry in Boulder Junction. We asked owner Craig "Where's a good place to get a good soup and sandwich lunch without spending an arm and...More

Thank Don_and_Pepper
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We dine here quite frequently when visiting the north woods. The food is always good. It's a popular spot for locals with specials every night.

Thank scorpio53durango
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5675 County Road M, Boulder Junction, WI 54512-9731
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Boulder Junction
  • Phone Number: +1 715-385-2601
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