Wine & Dine


6410 County Rd W
Manitowish Waters, WI 54545

Stop in and check out Smokey’s menu that changes with the seasons.  Also give their specials a try!  They offer a simple but complete menu with something for everyone’s tastes.   The elegant but casual environment is punctuated by live piano music.


Blue Bayou

5547 US Highway 51
Manitowish Waters, WI 54545

Blue Bayou is the home of Louisiana cooking in the Northwoods of Wisconsin.   From their amazing blackened entrees to their amazing seafood offerings, you cannot go wrong at Blue Bayou.  For a boozy treat, their Hurricane is a must try.   There’s even a Hurricane club that you can join!


Aberdeen Lodge

5325 Aberdeen Lodge Circle
Manitowish Waters, WI 54545

Come find Aberdeen Lodge nestled off of highway 51 in the forest overlooking the Manitowish Chain of Lakes.   Enjoy a beautiful sunset while enjoying Aberdeens Legendary Fish Fry.   It’s so legendary, you don’t have to wait until Friday night to have it - - it’s served every night of the week!


Pea Patch Saloon

145 County Road W
Manitowish Waters, WI 54545

Start your Sunday funday off right with the Bloody Mary bar at the Pea Patch Saloon.   Follow it up with one of their many food options including their delicious pizza.  It’s a great place to end your Sunday funday too after enjoying music in the park as it is right across the street from Koller Memorial Park!


Little Bohemia

5625 Little Bohemia Lane
Manitowish Waters, WI 54545

Visit the historic site of the standoff between Dillinger’s Gang and the Feds in 1934.  Belly up to the bar and enjoy a classic Old Fashioned while you check out the remnants from that infamous gun fight.   Following that, you can sit down in their classic Wisconsin north woods dining room and treat yourself to one of their delicious entrees like Pork Schnitzel or Canadian Walleye.



163 N Highway W
Manitowish Waters, WI 54545

Settle up at the bar in this quaint north woods restaurant and order an Old Fashioned that will be hand muddled in front of you.   Stop in on Saturday night to enjoy their mouthwatering Prime Rib, but make sure you have a reservation as this quaint little place fills up fast!


Ding-A-Ling Supper Club

Corner of Highway 51 and Highway 47
Mercer, WI 54547

This little place is the classic Wisconsin Supper Club.   From the classic U-Shaped bar when you walk in, to the dining room it’s everything you’d imagine a classic Supper Club to be.  On a Sunday night try their Baby Back Ribs, it’s their specialty!  After dinner make sure to save room for an Ice Cream Grasshopper after dinner drink.  It’s huge and to die for!


Lazy Ace

1704 Manitowish Road
Mercer, WI 54547

The Lazy Ace looks just like an old time Saloon.  Inside you will find the menu of a true BBQ smokehouse.   They have amazing smoked meats and sandwiches using original recipies made from scratch.   A favorite is their cherry dusted wings, sounds unique, but give it a try – they’re amazing.


The Guide’s Inn

5421 Park Street
Boulder Junction, WI 54512

This historic and cozy Guide’s Inn is a great place for an evening out.  From their most popular Pan Fried Walleye to the Veal Specialties and their four Wellington entrees, their food is delicious and comforting.   When you’ve polished off your dinner, make sure to try one of their homemade ice cream choices for dessert.   Here too, you will find amazing ice cream after dinner drinks to enjoy.


Aqualand Ale House

10450 Main Street
Boulder Junction, WI 54512

Aqualand Ale House bears the name of a once popular animal park that was East of Boulder Junction that many people who have visited this area have very fond memories of!  Inside Aqualand Ale House, you’ll find pictures, signs and nostalgia from that magical place along with   a selection of up to 20 taps of craft beer to choose from.  In addition, to the craft beer selection they have great food with many unique specials you can be notified about by following their Facebook page.