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Wolffs River Inn

££ - £££
Bar, Pub, American, Soups
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Highway K, Elcho, WI
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Mequon, Wisconsin
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127 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best food between Antigo and Rhinelander. Not cheap, but always very good. One of only a handful of really good places to eat in Langlade and Oneida Counties. The wait can be a bit long but, once seated, service is good. The food is very good. The best northwoods fish fry. Very good steaks (perhaos a bit more rare... More 

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Zumbro Falls, Minnesota
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have friends who live on Upper Post Lake near Elcho WI. A visit with them would mot be complete without a dinner at Wolffs. Dale, the bartender, mixes a great cocktail and is very welcoming. The food has been excellent every single time, no matter what we order. Everything is homemade, including the salad dressings. This time we had... More 

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Thank LarryandSusan2015
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220 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Off HWY 45 on CTY Road K east of Elcho is a great supper club. I'm sure the locals and the summer people of this area know this place but it's with the drive for their dinners. Drove 45 minutes for a great steak dinner here on a Thursday evening, and was not disappointed. They also serve a great cocktail... More 

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Thank Peter L
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

A b it dark but food is decent and friendly place to meet other people weather local or not you will strike a conservation with some onme

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Thank HOG-USA
Port Jefferson, New York
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

I always make it a point to eat here when in the area. The food and service were excellent as always. The salad was better than I remember, and there were actual dinner rolls in the bread basket this time, so if anything the place has improved.

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Thank Jrc1965
Elcho, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Small place with excellent food! Prime rib is the best in the area. Their Friday fish is my favorite. I've never had a bad meal there! You need to enter thru the bar which isn't the best with kids but it is a clean, family friendly place.

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Thank Dave54428
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is the place every one goes for a steak or burger and it is all good but rather very expensive for the north woods Steaks melt in your mouth as the burgers friendly atmosphere , no eating at the bar , one must sit at tables always busy , so come early or you may not get a steak... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

I love this place. The french onion soup is to die for. If they would sell it by the quart, I'd buy it. The food is always good - from shrimp to steaks to burgers. It's a very busy place. Be prepared to wait. The bar area and dining room are small. Bartender and wait staff are pleasant and know... More 

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chicago
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360 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Revist. EXCELLENT. CONSISTENT. Friendly service, reasonable prices, good food & drinks...what more can you ask for. On the ATV trails and down the road from Post Lake Inn.. Great to drive to, boat to or AtV to. Still love the Friday fish fry!

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Wales
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65 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

We have eaten at Wolfe's many times over the past 35 years. After a long hiatus between visits we had occasion to eat here again in May of 2016. And they did not disappoint.As usual, they were slamming busy so there was a wait for tables even though we came later in the evening.They were running low on the prime... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, American, Soups
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway K, Elcho, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Elcho

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?