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'PJ's Burger Barn

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American, Bar, Pub
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397 US Highway 51 N, Arbor Vitae, WI 54568-9502
+1 715-356-7655
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Hazelhurst, Wisconsin
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We have eaten at PJ's several times and have been very happy on each occasion. There is a huge selection of burgers and potato sides. The home made potato"chippers" are my favorite. I also like the deep fried mashed potato balls. Friday night fish fry is one of the best in the area. The fish is lightly battered, crispy on... More 

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Lake Tomahawk, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Stopped in after driving by it so many times and am sorry I didn't stop sooner. Typical bar inside, sitting on the shore of Brandy Lake, a small stream flowing next door, summer time outdoor seating, and even some northwoods cabins to rent. There is a good selection of bottled beer, good bloodies, and a wonderful menu of a wide... More 

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Adams, wi
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80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Don't let the outside fool you, inside awaits some grate taste. Stopped there for lunch and the selection of burgers you should be able to find one to fit your taste buds. Came with homemade chips or you could order some fries if you want. Very friendly and welcoming when you walk in, food service was fast. Grate food awaits... More 

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Thank Todd H
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had a birthday party here in December. The weather and travel conditions were terrible but the food and service more than made up for it. Thanks for making the occasion fun for both adults and kids.

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Elgin
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Great burgers - wide variety. Service is always personal and prompt. Daily specials including an All-Day Friday Fish Fry are very good and reasonably priced. Best cheese curds I have ever had. Great pizza too. A fun atmosphere, peanuts on every table and shells on the floor add to the charm of this local gem. I highly recommend this restaurant!

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Thank N0rthw00dsguy
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We landed here on accident. Friday night 9pm the day after Thanksgiving not many places were open. So after trying three other places we saw a food open sign and said looks like this is it. The decor was a typical Northwoods bar but with peanut shells on the floor. The menu is primarily burgers, but there are the other... More 

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Thank Michelle P
Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Great burgers and cheese curds, the decor is classic north woods tavern and the peanut shells on the floor make it fun. Burgers are served come on a ciabatta bun and the only thing that would make it better would be to have various bun options. Looking forward to coming back and trying the Friday Fish Fry!

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Thank egsmith4
Oregon, Wisconsin
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136 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Recent stop in to PJ's and my husband had a burger which he said was very good. I decided to have the burger with out the bun( not a fan of their buns) I asked for m rare with cheese and mushrooms. What I received was a burnt piece of meat with the cheese sitting on top not melted because... More 

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Thank Barb N
Minocqua, Wisconsin
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77 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

More than a dozen types of bugers.... really good. Don't bother with anything else unless you like straight from the Sysco bag into the fryer. Burgers..... don't waiver.

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Thank Bluebulletguy
Oregon, Wisconsin
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136 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

1st time stopping for a burger at PJ's. Sat by the window and was waited on right away. So many burgers to chose from. I had swiss and mushroom and my husband had bacon cheeseburger. They come with their own homemade chips but were a little salty for me. I had the fries and they were excellent. The burger tasted... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 397 US Highway 51 N, Arbor Vitae, WI 54568-9502
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Arbor Vitae
  • Phone Number: +1 715-356-7655

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