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Golden Pines Restaurant & Bar

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$$ - $$$
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8000 State Highway 70 E, Saint Germain, WI 54558-8895
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
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2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice restaurant. Drinks were good but the food was mediocre. The prime rib was just ok and the food was served luke warm.

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Thank lwilliams13
Saint Germain, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

prime rib was excellent, as was roast duck, and grilled pork chops a slow night, service was fair, but excellent dinner overall

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Thank Ken H
Lake Bluff, Illinois
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We've dined here for over 30 years. First off, see Teddy at the bar and watch him make A true north woods old fashioned. Take your time, look around, enjoy the atmosphere of this place. Relax...... Try to get a table in the bar, the best seats in the house. I recommend the surf & turf, they knock off a... More 

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Thank hogdog3
Shorewood, Illinois
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

I always have the duck here as it's the best I've ever had! The ribs are very tender and good. I have not heard anyone complain about the food. The service is great and the atmosphere is a big log lodge type. I highly recommend this place! A must!!

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Thank twinsmom1982
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

There aren't a great many restaurants in this north woods area open off season. Even in-season don't expect gourmet dining and high end upscale restaurants. It's the north woods. Where kids say "there's NOTHING to do here, Grandma!" with a lot of pouting. Especially off season. But for very friendly, attentive service like you lived there, and for good solid... More 

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Thank William R
Phoenix, Arizona
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65 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We read the reviews and decided to try it and loved our dinner! We had to go early as they were totally booked for the evening. We were seated immediately and our server came immediately to take our drink order. There was cheese and crackers on our table to nibble on. Our drinks were delicious, especially my old fashioned. Next... More 

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Thank SaguaroLover
Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

On a Saturday night "on" or "off" season you'll have to wait (I guess they take reservations and for a big group I would!). The hostess said about an hour wait and 55 minutes later we were sitting down. I do enjoy those huge rock glasses with a "nice pour". I had the chicken and rack of ribs. Delicious. You... More 

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Thank 358jimz
TOMAHAWK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Golden Pines has a great Northwoods atmosphere. The entire staff was very friendly. Very nice menu with a nice verity. They offer nightly specials, and the prices are in line with other establishments in the area. There were four in our party and we each ordered something different. We all enjoyed our food, however one person ordered broiled shrimp and... More 

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Thank RONALD E
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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131 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We dined for a Saturday night at the Golden Pines and couldn't have been happier with our choice. The food was great, prices very reasonable and the bar was a pleasant place to wait. We both had the prime rib special. It was cooked to perfection, exactly as we ordered it. Sides were good and our choice of wine was... More 

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Thank BadgerTripper
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here several times. This visit we both had walleye. I thought the breading was a little soggy considering it was pan fried. Bread sticks were stale and I didn't care for their butter horseradish blend and there was no other butter offered. It might have been an off night because in the past we have had good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, German, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8000 State Highway 70 E, Saint Germain, WI 54558-8895
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Saint Germain

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?