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Black Bear Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
11045 Wisconsin 70, Minocqua, WI 54548
+1 715-358-2116
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“black beans” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (32 reviews)
“ribs” (10 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
11045 Wisconsin 70, Minocqua, WI 54548
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped on our way home. I had the Reuben which was ok. A little greasy but ok. My husband had the special. Frog legs! In the Northwoods on a Wednesday. He loved them. It was busy for a Wednesday in March. We’ve had their...More

Thank SupperClubClub
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We stopped in for supper and decided to try their pizza. We ate the whole thing. Very good. They have great ribs too.

Thank nanameyer5
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Even though we are locals this was our first time ever stopping here. Read too many good reviews and had to try it. Cute rustic place right on the highway with easy access & plenty of parking. Decided to try it for breakfast. A little...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The food was good and we got more than enough, we had lots of leftovers. The waitress was great, thanks for checking my ID. Great birthday dinner.

Thank monique s
Reviewed 18 September 2017

My daughter and I were on a color tour today and on our way home we saw the the pizza sign and decided to stop. (We've been in the Minocqua area in the past and every time we've gone by the Black Bear Bar it's...More

Thank Cheryl A
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were on vacation & decided to give this place a try. Only had to wait a few minutes for a table. Tables were cramped together. Hurt my leg trying to get out of my chair due to closeness of table behind me. My family...More

Thank beulah69
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We were close to the breakfast-lunch split. Some had breakfast some waited a few minutes and ordered lunch. Everybody was happy. I love when you can taste the fennel in your breakfast sausage and unlike the other morning at another place, When I requested my...More

1  Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We would love to return to this place in the winter, after a hard day of skiing to warm up by the fire and have hot beverages. Having visited during the summer, it also maintained a nice feel with very friendly waitstaff. All enjoyed our...More

Thank Courtney B
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Stopped in while visiting family in Wisconsin. Very popular place on the night we visited - a Wednesday. We ordered two appetizers - the Bear Droppings (Deep fried wontons stuffed with pepperjack cheese and jalapeno peppers) and the Haystack Onion Rings. Both were tasty and...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The taco pizza was good. The Spotted Cow beer made it even better! The kids also liked their meals. I would recommend the Black Bear for food and drinks.

Thank Andy L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11045 Wisconsin 70, Minocqua, WI 54548
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Minocqua
  • Phone Number: +1 715-358-2116
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