We went to Grampa Tony's and had a very good pizza. The atmosphere is very relaxed and casual, and the people friendly. Really, what more do you want?
On our way to the upstairs deck, we passed a completely full and open garbage container...not very appetizing. But the food and service were great! (We had pizza, salads, and cheese bread.)
The food was surprisingly delicious. The posted menu looked like a ballpark concession stand, but the sandwiches were generous and tasty. The BLT easily could have fed 2. Even my mother in enjoyed it! Hot dogs and chicken tenders were also large portions . Really hit the spot after biking on the island.
The prices were so reasonable, great choices, not overwhelming, friendly service and very generous portions! We had a treat every day that we camped on Madeline Island.
Another couple suggested this place and it is awesome! The pizza is out of this world and the burgers are huge! Unless you have a big appetite you can split a burger. We payed like 20 bucks for pizza, cheese bread and drinks. Its not overpriced and the food is great.
The owner of the restaurant told me aggressively to leave the building and SHOVED me out the door after making a complaint about a rude employee who threw change at the counter in my direction. The woman who owns the restaurant has made racist comments toward Native American people, including me. I would not recommend this establishment to anyone.
How this place gets ranked #1 for food on the island is beyond me. I've owned a place on the island for a long time and make a point of telling friend and visitors to avoid Grandpa Tony's, as most of the locals and summer regulars do. Tourists don't know any better. The food is very average and the service... More
We have a home on Madeline, so are on the island every summer. I have been a fan of Grampa Tony's for over 25 years. We were on the island again last week and ate at Grampa Tony's twice, only because the service was so bad we could not bear the idea of a third visit. The food (pizza, burgers... More
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