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Thunder Bay Grille

N14W24130 Tower Pl, Pewaukee, WI 53188-1169
+1 262-523-4244
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
N14W24130 Tower Pl, Pewaukee, WI 53188-1169
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here Saturday night for a private party. Excellent food, amazing service and no e quiet room. The Beef Stroganoff and Chicken Parm was incredible. Honestly, it was as if I made it at home. Crisp salad, toppings and delicious dressings. Can't say enough...More

Thank Marla H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious duck sliders,seafood fondue with French bread not your standard bar food.Friendly staff and pleasant ambiance. They make a very good fish fry and have a good selection of wine and beers

Thank coolyard1949
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was too tired to venture very far from my hotel so I gave them a try and was so glad I had. Excellent steak and the waitstaff was very friendly.

Thank Aaron W
Reviewed 1 August 2017

The outdoor seating is beautiful and relaxing. There is a nice little pond and fountain and some cranes that are trying to catch fish. They even have an outdoor fireplace. We enjoyed the shade and breeze. They get a star. Our waitress was Nikki. She...More

Thank Allen B
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We were staying at the Holiday Inn and loved the adjacency to Thunder Bay Grille. We arrived just before happy hour ended, and got inexpensive wine and beer. Nice looking place. Generous pours on the wine. Pleasant workers. Then we decided to go to the...More

Thank Alumna01
Management response:Responded 27 July 2017

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to submit your review. We take our customers feedback very seriously and I'm sorry to have heard about your disappointing visit to our Pewaukee location. We would love to invite you back, on us, so you can...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

We stopped for lunch on our way back from a doctor's appointment (broken ankle, can't drive). We chose to sit on the patio, which was really pleasant, overlooking a small pond, with many tables and also couches and loveseats around a small fire pit. Our...More

Thank krisreger
Reviewed 12 July 2017

My husband and I stopped for lunch at Thunder Bay Grille in Pewaukee; it was the first time either of us had eaten there. The atmosphere is nice, in a rustic sort of way, with both booths and tables, and there is a large bar...More

Thank Dare2BGroovy
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The family went here for Father's day brunch; 3 generations of dads and had a very nice buffet which included anything and everything you could imagine: salads, potatoes, eggs, bacon, ham, fried fish, shrimp, ribs, desserts, etc. If it wasn't there, you didn't need it....More

Thank BosoxKen
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The food was good and no concerns in that regard , however our server did not posses the most basics of expected serving knowledge. I ordered two bottles of wine and instructed serve first bottle and the follow with 2nd. He proceed with putting our...More

Thank vahehg
Management response:Responded 12 June 2017

Hi there, I’m sorry to hear about your disappointing experience at our Pewaukee Thunder Bay Grille location. We strive to provide our guests with superior service and it is unfortunate that you did not experience us at our finest. I hope that you took the...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017

I have gone their for lunch a number of times. The decor is nice; 'up north' lake. Good service. Nice menu selection. It is not the best food, but always good, and nice selection. The most popular sit down for a working lunch restaurant in...More

Thank Mac D
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Carol M
5 November 2016|
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Response from Anne C | Property representative |
Yes Thunder Bay in Pewaukee will host Thanksgiving. There is information on their website - this is a busy day so I would call and make reservations.
cheryl s
6 July 2016|
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Response from 358jimz | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N14W24130 Tower Pl, Pewaukee, WI 53188-1169
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Pewaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 262-523-4244
The restaurant Thunder Bay Grille's spacious interior seamlessly melds contemporary elements with a warm lodge setting. Natural elements of light and dark woods and soft colored stones are combined with sparkle of glass to create a relaxing and inviting atmosphere. A casual atmosphere for groups of all kinds from family gatherings to business meetings. About us Rated #1 on TripAdvisor (March 2016) Wine Spectator Award of Excellence (2015) We invite you to come in and enjoy casual dining at its best. Some of the best memories are made from time sharing food and drink. Comfortable soft seating areas are for gathering, relaxing and socializing with family friends or colleagues. We pride ourselves on our commitment to our guests' experience and want each guest to enjoy themselves while dining with us. Menus Our chefs have rolled up their sleeves to create a whole new menu experience. We use local and regional sourcing partners' which results in fresh, exciting menu options. Try our fresh, never frozen fish and seafood or our chicken and pork that are raised naturally to assure the best flavor. Our private events menu is customizable so you get the perfect menu for your event. Private Events: Each event, regardless of size, is tailored to meet our clients' tastes and needs. We welcome your inquiry and will be pleased to answer any questions you might have about our venue. Catering: Thunder Bay Grille can cater to parties of any size and has successfully catered gatherings of all sizes from 10 to 10,000 - give us a call to get the details. Our staff will take care of the details.
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