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Wild Rice Restaurant

84860 Old San Rd, Bayfield, WI 54814-6002
+1 715-779-9881
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
84860 Old San Rd, Bayfield, WI 54814-6002
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wild Rice is closing for good on October 14, 2017. We've been here a couple times before, and had to return for one more meal before they close. Everything about this restaurant was as top-notch as any I've ever eaten in. It's expensive, but it...More

Thank Jolsongoude
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove over two hours to visit this gastronomic experience and it was well worth the drive. The staff are beyond exceptional; the food pairings worthy of any Michelin 5 star establishment; and the wine cellar extraordinaire!

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Outstanding dinner! Our food was fabulous!! So sorry Wild Rice is closing for good this fall. If you haven't eaten here you must!!

Thank Jayne L
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This upscale, pricey, quirky, artistic and wonderful restaurant is closing in October 2017 after a long run. Sad to see it go.

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 14 August 2017

A very nice atmosphere for couples, friendly staff and expertly prepared food. There was a bit of a lull between the salad course and main course, but they did provide bread and butter to nibble on. All in all a nice, if somewhat long evening.

Thank cwjr1955
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Quiet, secluded setting with view of the lake. Service and food was impeccable. This is the second time I have had the pleasure to dining there and I am truly sorry they will be closing soon. A five star restaurant! The glass decorations were beautiful...More

1  Thank Robyn W
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Wild Rice is a drop dead interesting eye delight and the food is Tre Chic...and quite pricey...owner is an artist, the setting is in the woods outside of Bayfield, the building is squeaky clean and modern but in the form of a barn with glass...More

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Had dinner with a group of 7 here after a kayaking trip. The food was delicious and the service was outstanding. The place is on the high end for price, but is wonderful for a special treat. So unexpected in this area!!

Thank MPs_Trip
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We stopped here because the restaurant we wanted to go to was not open Monday or Tuesday nights. First you drive through the woods for what feels for miles, only to park and walk through the woods and mosquitos to get to the door. When...More

1  Thank deschmiess
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Never found a better establishment for upscale dining. The cocktails, cuisine, atmosphere, and service is top notch. One of the most memorable of dining experiences, this restaurant is outstanding, a real gem for fine dining.

Thank debbierammer
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84860 Old San Rd, Bayfield, WI 54814-6002
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Bayfield
  • Phone Number: +1 715-779-9881
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