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1501 N Wenatchee Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801-1156
+1 509-665-9529
16:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 13:00
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Sat - Sun 08:00 - 13:00
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Bismarck, North Dakota
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

For years my husband and I have done dates and special occasions at this restaurant. Best place for steaks in town! Plus Becky is the best waitress in town too!

1 Thank AbbeyReynolds
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Want for my fiances birthday, he wanted prime rib & I had fish. His was great, mine was a little overdone. Service was excellent though

Thank Susan W
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been married 37.5 years we had our original honeymoon in Wenatchee and Leavenworth. On our 32nd anniversary I was having radiation treatments and we had to spend the night in Wenatchee so we decided to celebrate with dinner at a more expensive restaurant compared to the usual Denny's or Buzz Inn. This restaurant was recommended to us and... More 

Albuquerque, New Mexico
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I have been to this restaurant three times in the last year and each time I was recognized, welcomed and treated kindly. The steaks are wonderful and the baked potatoes are happily drowning in butter and deliciousness. The salad is pretty basic and the desserts are hit or miss, but I come for the steak and baked potato so not... More 

Thank ZamLat
Seattle, Washington
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88 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I lived in Wenatchee in 1989 and The Windmill was my favorite restaurant. I was anxious to see if it was still as good. The only thing that has changed is that they now take reservations so you don't have to stand in a long line to eat there. The food was as good as I remember and the wine... More 

Thank chsparkles
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went on a date here and wow! Good food, huge portions, and great atmosphere! Not a bank breaker either. Tip: have the marion berry pie. :)

Thank James Q
Spokane, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Food was great. Staff very attentive. Everything in restaurant looks the same as it did 30 years ago.

Thank lisame211
Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This was our second visit to the Windmill in Wenatchee, our first being in October of 2016 where we enjoyed outstanding prime rib! This visit occured during the wicked snow storm the week of February 06 2017. Being a Tuesday prime rib was not on the menu but we had another great food experience with the tenderloin for my daughter... More 

1 Thank danny574
Wenatchee, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Always a great place for a quality meal and service set in an atmosphere that takes you back in time.The steaks are delicious and the service is excellent.Becky is always a great host who makes this place hum.We always enjoy our tie at The Windmill

Thank tcallahanpl
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The food was out of this world - exactly what I wanted. Food and Ambiance is certainly important but the service tops it all in any resturant. Becky our server seemed like she was always there, never had to ask for anything as she was ready on everything. Like I said the food was great, but my friends and I... More 

1 Thank Gordon G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 40
American, Steakhouse
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 13:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1501 N Wenatchee Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801-1156
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Wenatchee
  • Phone Number: +1 509-665-9529
First opened in 1931, The Windmill has earned an international reputation for excellent Western American food and devoted staff. The rustic and cozy interior invites the visitor to a unique social and dining experience, attended by a highly professional service staff. Slow roasted prime rib, highest quality hand cut grain fed steaks and fresh seafood are the mainstay of this landmark restaurant. Old fashioned, home made apple pie, marionberry and cream pies are made daily at the restaurant. An excellent selection of regional wines and beers are available.

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