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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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“wild rice” (76 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
84860 Old San Rd, Bayfield, WI 54814-6002
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

This was top shelf but is now out of business. Natural setting with distant views of Lake Superior's Chequamegon Bay. Excellent wait staff and a wine steward, with a wine tower.

Thank williamiscruising
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We have traveled to Bayfield to enjoy your restaurant along with the natural beauty of the area. Many thanks for several wonderful dinners with a great wine selection. It must be bitter sweet to close, but you gave many a special experience. Thanks for the...More

Thank Kathy0391
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Top scale, top notch, beautiful glass enclosed wine closet and wonderful selection. Varied menu changes and has always been excellent. Glass surround enclosure with pine trees growing in side of it. Looking thru the glass enclosure you see the kitchen which is spotless.

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 15 September 2017 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 3 September 2017

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
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
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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