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Wilson's Restaurant

9990 Water Street, Highway 42, Door County, Ephraim, WI 54211
+1 920-854-2041
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (584 reviews)
“sundae” (82 reviews)
“burger” (157 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
9990 Water Street, Highway 42, Door County, Ephraim, WI 54211
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Reviewed today

We've been going to Wilson's for over 30 years and are never disappointed! My sundae and my husband's root beer float ere both made promptly with fresh, quality ingredients! We always make friends as we sit on the porch and "enjoy"...and they have self serve...More

Thank GrandmaBabs
Reviewed yesterday

We love to stop at Wilson's for a bowl of ice cream. A single scoop is a LOT of ice cream. Coconut JOy is like eating an Almond JOy candy bar - yummy. They have many many flavor choices. There is seating inside and outside...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Superb hamburgers and the pea soup...one of the best I have ever had. Down home greatness....wonderful atmosphere and service!!!

Thank AaronFWA
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were here for a wedding on 9/8/18 and found this little gem. We stopped by with our wedding party for lunch and had mostly the Chicago dogs, then came back a 2nd time for ice cream since it was awesome. Giant scoops of great...More

Thank scruffysims
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Was any place deserves five stars it's definitely Wilson's the food and the service and of course the ice cream where all five star. Came here on a girls trip. We both did some research before we came and Wilson's was on both our list...More

Thank chattygirl7491
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent ice cream and service at a great price. The portions are large and can be easily shared. We always go back!

Thank lherricksnewrrcom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wilson's has been around for what seems like forever. And there's a reason for that, it's a great place to stop. With good food, tasty ice cream treats, and a friendly staff, each visit has been a pleasure. Service is spot on and the food...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit to Door County would not be complete without a stop at Wilson's. We were only there for ice cream, but had table service in this quaint establishment. They are always busy, even in the off season, and the wait was considerable but we...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I went to Door County since I was a little girl I always wanted to go here, but the line was usually out the door. We did carryout and the line was not bad. The chili was very good. The chicken salad was...More

Thank Basshunter1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great burgers and of course ice cream. Good shakes and floats also. This is a most do stop if you are in Door County.

Thank Les H
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Questions & Answers
28 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Billy R | Reviewed this property |
I stand corrected on my earlier reply, they serve Cedar Crest which apparently is very good and made in Wisconsin, they're root beer is homemade and really good
18 April 2016|
Response from Jackson A | Reviewed this property |
This I do not know. They do have gift certificates and they probably will send one to you. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9990 Water Street, Highway 42, Door County, Ephraim, WI 54211
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Ephraim
  • Phone Number: +1 920-854-2041
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