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Little Bohemia Restaurant

142 S US Highway 51, Manitowish Waters, WI 54545-9017
+1 715-543-8800
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (22 reviews)
“schnitzel” (5 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
142 S US Highway 51, Manitowish Waters, WI 54545-9017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were driving along WI 51 in Manitowish Waters and saw a wooded area that had a sign that said "Little Bohemia Lodge". Our son had passed by that sign many times before and was curious as to what it was, so we drove in...More

Thank Luane R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Little Bohemia Lodge is where John Dillinger had a shootout with The Feds! They still have several windows with bullet holes in them that have been preserved. It is truely a Wisconsin Supper Club from the 1920's. Great atmosphere and wonderful views of the...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The prime rib was fantastic, but the really reason to come here is the fact that this is the location of the John Dillinger/ FBI shootout. The rooms are filled with relics of the event and the upstairs is just the way it was left...More

Thank supra2jztt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

History Buffs and Johnny Depp fans have made this restaurant a "must see". There is a curio cabinet that contains everything that John Dillinger left behind when he escaped from a shoot out with the Feds. The interior of the restaurant has plenty of North...More

Thank piratejani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a bit of nostalgia as the place where John Dillinger was surrounded by the FBI but escaped. Waited a long time for our order. I had the deep fried shrimp that can be had in most any bar restaurant in WI for...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, great service, great view and interesting history of the building. Love to sit, view the water and have to check out the "bullet holes" from the gangsters.

Thank themaddshopper
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make it YOUR getaway Rat A TAT TAT. It was the 1930’s and ‘Feds were firing rounds of ammunition into the building from the woods outside. Weapons burping rounds that pierced windows, walls, and woodwork. Even a sink was chopped in half by brutal bullets....More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went for drinks and dinner on a Thursday evening. The rather rude hostess told us to expect a 40-minute wait (confusing given that the dining room was perhaps half full?). We sat in the beautiful bar area and enjoyed some drinks...More

Thank crimsonone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went today for breakfast after checking their website and found out the hard way that the website has no been updated to reflect they are no longer serving breakfast. The worker who told us was very nice and that the website was going to...More

Thank laweber28
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Love visiting Little Bohemia. Not just the amazing history, but also the food was excellent. Came with our grandchildren and they totally enjoyed the stories and history of John Dillinger's shootout. The upstairs is preserved to see all the actual bullet holes and destruction. The...More

Thank Sandy W
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10 September 2016|
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Response from Bobbie B | Reviewed this property |
They're only open from 5-10.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 S US Highway 51, Manitowish Waters, WI 54545-9017
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Manitowish Waters
  • Phone Number: +1 715-543-8800
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