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Little Bohemia Restaurant

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142 S US Highway 51, Manitowish Waters, WI 54545-9017
+1 715-543-8800
16:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 08:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the restaurant during the holiday week between Christmas and New Year's. We had enjoyed numerous meals there in the past. This visit was disappointing. The menu is very limited for being a holiday week. I thought it was very pricey. Average meals were $26-$28. They came with soup or salad. The salad was iceberg lettuce. 10 people were... More 

Thank Lois C
Woodruff, Wisconsin
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

GREAT food and excellent service! Did I mention we (a party of 4) were the only people in the restaurant that evening (Monday night of the annual deer hurting season)? That aside, we really appreciated the attention we were given, and thoroughly enjoyed our dinner that evening. Even though you may never have the opportunity we had, don't miss Little... More 

Thank SageSammy
Madison, Wisconsin
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

I have been stopping at Little Bohemia for years now. I am very impressed with their steaks and prime rib which is featured on Saturday nights. They serve a fun and unique small appetizer tray before your meal. Unusual spreads with crackers, bread, veggies, etc. Staff is attentive. It is a must see if you haven't been there since Public... More 

Thank karenbanfi
Litchfield, Connecticut
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

If you eat at one place in Vilas county, eat at little bohemia. The place has a great feel and a well earned reputation ad a famous retreat for 1930's gangsters.

Thank Andy S
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Someone please train waitstaff on the finer points of good boundaries, versus the trendy gallup up and interrupt that happens so often lately. Place had two other tables, so I know the young lady wasn't rushed and nervous. If she had been more respectful of the guests and our need to visit, the lackluster, greasy, overpriced pasta may have been... More 

Thank Linda B
Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Food was GREAT - I had the Duck it's was delish! This time service was much better, actually very good, vs. our last visit (food was good that time too). This time they had some kidney bean salad on the relish tray - OMG!!!! I could have made a meal out of that, the rolls and the chicken noodle soup.

Thank Ron P
Appleton, Wisconsin
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We spend our time in the bar. Nice big stone gas fireplace was going which was cozy. We got a menu for dinner and it was fairly limited in choices. I ended up just getting the french onion soup and an order of garlic bread. Everyone agreed that the food was just okay. Not bad, but nothing special. Prices kind... More 

Thank csum2015
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We enjoyed the atmosphere and the food at Little Bohemia, and it was very pretty, with the lake and the amazing pines around it. The restaurant brought us right back to the history it was meant to preserve. The hostess and waitress were pleasant, sandwiches were very good. We got there right at 11 which was a good thing as... More 

Thank earthrevolving
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The bar was busy but that staff was wonderful. Food was just what was needed. History of the place was great. Will definitely be back.

Thank phraedus1
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106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Well-known restaurant made famous by Al Capone. The bullet holes in the wall and some windows are still prominent. Rustic, picturesque setting. Good food, with a broad menu. Incredible ice cream drinks that must rank as some of the largest you'll ever see...and they're tasty!

Thank richardj100

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?