Listed below are just some of the area places to dine. A binder with many area menus is available to our guests.
Aqualand Ale House
John and Sue’s favorite getaway for a relaxing and welcoming meal
A Northwoods Gastro-Pub, featuring 20 craft beers on tap, fine wine and flavored sodas. Enjoy daily specials, gourmet pizza, artisan sandwiches, fresh salads and hand-made deserts. Open for lunch and dinner.
Boulder Beer Bar
Homemade pizzas, full menu, sandwiches, full liquor bar & crisp beer on tap. Open daily 11AM to close. Games for adults & kids; music & friendly company. A fun & welcoming downtown destination for the weary traveler. This is where you want to be!
Granary Family Restaurant
If you are looking for really great food and beverages in a wonderfully attractive restaurant with reasonable prices, then you will want to make sure you go to The Granary. The Granary Family restaurant is open year round for breakfast and lunch. Whether you’re looking to enjoy a meal or grab and ice cream cone or Smoothie before enjoying a day at the lake, the Granary is a must! Come in and see what’s new at The Granary Family Restaurant!
The Guide’s Inn
Best walleye in the area
Recognized as the best in fine dining in the Northwoods. Featuring more than 35 entrées, all prepared to order. Including numerous veal selections, hand-cut steaks, pasta, house specialties, and much more. Famous for their pan-fried walleye. People visit Boulder Junction just to dine with Chef Jimmy Dean! You’ll want to be sure The Guides Inn Supper Club is on your must do list.
Headwaters Restaurant & Tavern
On a hill overlooking the Manitowish River, this rustic old tavern from the 30’s provides the food, spirits & fun you would expect from the great Northwoods. Enjoy lunch or dinner on our riverside deck.
Mad Dog Jake’s
32 flavors! Chocolate Shoppe ice cream, Chicago-style hot dogs, burgers, Italian beef sandwiches, turkey bacon wraps. New this year appetizers! Sit inside @ the coffee bar or tables or outside under the tent. T’shirts, candy and more! Free Wi-fi.
Hintz’s North Star Lodge Restaurant
This historic restaurant, with its hardwood floors, beautiful gardens, a hollowed out canoe that serves as a salad bar, and an antique bar offering a full drink menu, overlooks Star Lake and offers some of the most breathtaking views in the Northwoods. Owner Bill Hintz is an expert chef, and offers delectable menu items such as Seared Ahi Tuna, Jumbo Broiled Shrimp, New York Strip Steak, signature desserts and much more. All items are homemade, and made with the freshest ingredients. Open May through September. Reservations required on weekends
The Sayner Pub
Open from 11am to 2am, good times roll year-round at The Sayner Pub, a full-service sports bar offering a complete menu of sandwiches, salads, signature pizza, and great burgers. The “Pub” also offers a full-service bar. Weekend bands and solo musicians are featured in the summer, and 10 flat screen televisions keep sports fans up to date on their favorite teams.
Stillwaters Restaurant and Tavern
Stillwaters offers a delectable, full dinner menu that includes Sicilian walleye, pasta and meatballs, steaks, prawn shrimp, and all-you-can-eat Friday Fish Fry that is so popular during the summer that we serve it Mondays as well. Thursday is Mexican night with “Buy One, Get One Free” margaritas. Stillwaters also offers a list of 4,000 karaoke songs on Thursday and Saturday nights.
Vinchi’s Hillside Inn
John and Sue’s favorite pizza in the Northwoods!
Famous for its thin crust pizza, Vinchi’s offers a complete dinner menu, offering a special every night! Specials include lasagna, baked cod, ribs, buffalo wings, and shrimp. The restaurant also offers a Friday Fisherman’s platter complete with walleye and beer-battered shrimp. A fully-dressed soup and salad bar comes with all dinner orders. Restaurant menu items also include specialty sandwiches such as the 8 oz. Italian Sausage Patty Sandwich, the Vinchi’s Philly Steak Sandwich and the Vinchi’s Burger.
John and Sue’s favorite for a really nice meal
The nicest little Supper Club in the Northwoods! Casually elegant setting makes for a fine dining experience you’ll long remember. Indulge in steaks, chops, seafood and house specialties with a superb wine list. Located at the corner of Highways W and K in Manitowish Waters. Open year round at 4:30 p.m. Reservations appreciated!