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Rhinelander Cafe & Pub

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American, Bar, Pub
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33 N Brown St, Rhinelander, WI 54501-3161
+1 715-362-2918
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07:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 22:30
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

when we arrived inside, it looked just like a restaurant that i visit in Glenview, Illinois. Same dark walls and same lighting. They were very busy as it was a friday night, and they have their fish fry. I had the sourdough Chicken sandwhich and it was very good. I would recommend that if you are in the rhinelander area... More 

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Thank Denise M
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I could have given it a excellent but our waitress acted as if it was a bother to have to serve us. We normally go on weekdays and have one best waitress you can ever have. The breakfasts were very good though. I don't think it is asking to much for them do there job, if you don't like it... More 

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1 Thank Bob P
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The options in Rhinelander are limited. We chose the Rhinelander Inn and Pub because their menu had a lot of attractive choices. Unfortunately the execution didn't live up to promise. We each ordered a fish dish. The salads were fine, but when the main courses came the fish, in both cases, was over cooked. We both had wild rice, and... More 

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2 Thank chpskt
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Every time we are in Rhinelander we go to The Pub. They have great drinks and really good food. The steaks are excellent. I like trying the many different specials they have, but my husband always gets the prime rib.

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Thank Wissa320
Merrill, Wisconsin
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80 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Noisy, bad service, average to poor food. A place we will clearly avoid in the future. The noise level in this place was louder than a high school cafeteria on homecoming day. We tried to start our meal with calamari, but it was gooey and inedible. The waitress was terribly inattentive, and while we sat unattended, I would get our... More 

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1 Thank Jeff S
Brooke R, Manager at Rhinelander Cafe & Pub, responded to this review

Jeff, thanks so much for taking the time to share your feedback about your recent visit. We strive to provide all of our guests with quick, friendly, and attentive service, and it's clear that we missed the mark here. While we wish you would have brought this incident to the attention of a manager so we could have assisted you... More 

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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Well I agree with earlier comments that the quality of the food has diminished, I still think that breakfast is pretty darn good! The grass could be of higher quality. I also stopped in recently with my sister and we had bloody Mary's, served with chasers of course , after all this is Wisconsin, and the bloody Mary's or fantastic!... More 

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Thank Beth P
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Somehow the Pub's food has fallen down in taste and preparation. Whether a new cooks or what. We go once a month w/friends for a breakfast and last 3 times, every other breakfast had something wrong, one even had a raw egg when served in the Eggs Benedict, and this is a specialty of theirs. This is usually a pretty... More 

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1 Thank Maureen R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We asked at the tourist center where might be a good choice for lunch? Bill and Amanda gave the names of two places. Little did we know they were side by side, which one to choice. Our lunch was very good as was the prices and the service. If you get a chance try the cream of mushroom soup...yummy!! Maybe... More 

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1 Thank Cherrie E
Casper, Wyoming
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

My parents bought a home here in the early 1970s where they spent half the year, so I have much experience going to the Rhinelander Cafe and Pub. It was always a wonderful experience with exceptional food and service. The past couple of years have been a bit of a disappointment with the last visit the end of July especially... More 

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2 Thank Daleeva
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Ever since new ownership I have given this place a chance. Each time its the same-subpar. Its like they prepare food and let it sit, food that should be hot-isn't. Food over salted, etc. Won't go back until new ownership.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:30
Saturday
07:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 N Brown St, Rhinelander, WI 54501-3161
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Rhinelander
  • Phone Number: +1 715-362-2918
Description
A fixture in Rhinelander for over 85 years. Always dependable,excellant fish and steaks . Open for B-L-and dinner.

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