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Boat House Pub

643 Illinois Ave, Green Lake, WI 54941-9750
+1 920-294-3344
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good28%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
643 Illinois Ave, Green Lake, WI 54941-9750
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

great place to sit and enjoy the lake with friends (as long as it is not too humid or buggy --but there is an indoor area). We enoyed very yummy sangrias and outstanding batter-fried cheese curds. then our meals - My Greek salad with chicken...More

Thank Jeanette E
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We had dinner here. Food was ok. Everyone had a fish fry or burger. Service was slow. The food was pretty good. The French fries were really good. Not much atmosphere inside. Outside there is a nice patio overlooking Green Lake. It does get buggy...More

Thank Gail D
Reviewed 21 May 2018

The outdoor fireplace is a really nice area to sit around for a visit while having drinks. Wedding party people will really enjoy this.

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I was recently a part of a bridal party and we spent the night of the rehearsal enjoying time at the Boat House Pub. It is a super fun, casual place, with great food and drink! We even enjoyed some music and dancing! The staff...More

Thank jens0325
Reviewed 4 February 2018

My husband and I grabbed dinner at the boat house because it was too cold to want to go out, after our day at the spa. The service was good, our server was great, very enthusiasit and friendly. The decore was appropriate, the view outside...More

Thank julie h
Kevin K, General Manager at Boat House Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

We appreciate you taking the time to review us. We're pleased that you enjoyed the view and your service was good. We're regretful that your meal lessened this experience for you however. As was mentioned in a previous response to you, we appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 5 December 2017

After a long day of travel it was nice to be able to eat at the resort. They offered a great buffet with several meat choices, sides and salads at a very responsible price. I would eat here again.

Thank Kathy M
Kevin K, General Manager at Boat House Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

As mentioned in another response to you, thank you for sharing your experience. We're glad to see you enjoyed the buffet that we had to offer and we hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 31 October 2017

My wife and I both had the buffet on Friday night. They had lots of options and the food had good temperature. Some buffets the food is cold. Great view as well!

Thank UWPPioneer
Kevin K, General Manager at Boat House Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

We appreciate you sharing your experience with us and we're glad to see that you enjoyed the buffet that we had to offer.

Reviewed 18 October 2017

We visited in the first week of October and the fruit flies were all over the bar area. We were going to have a coupe drinks and some food, but after 10 minutes of having to keep swatting the flies away, we left and went...More

Thank travelwis
Kevin K, General Manager at Boat House Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience. As was mentioned to you in another response, we are grateful of your feedback.

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the HEIDEL HOUSE RESORT AND SPA here in Green Lake, and this was the only restaurant open for dinner. We had the entire restaurant to ourselves, on a Sunday. We had the Dairyland burger, with mac n cheese and cheddar; ABSOLUTELY...More

Thank taffygirlMokena_IL
Kevin K, General Manager at Boat House Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We're pleased that you enjoyed your burger and mac & cheese. However, we are disappointed to learn that your next meal with us was not as satisfying. Please know that your feedback has been addressed with...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This was such a beautiful spot for a ceremony and reception..... views were OUTSTANDING! The bar was top notch and such a wonderful staircase to the reception..... picture perfect spots galore.....

Thank Carol P
Kevin K, General Manager at Boat House Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

As mentioned in our previous response to you, we are grateful for your feedback and are pleased that you had a great time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Television, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 643 Illinois Ave, Green Lake, WI 54941-9750
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Green Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 920-294-3344
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Follow the sounds of fun and laughter to the BoatHouse, the Green Lake restaurant and pub for casual entertainment. Enjoy pub-style fare from appetizers to salads and sandwiches in addition to a wide selection of domestic beer, imports and specialty drinks. Seating is also available lakeside on the BoatHouse Patio. A fire illuminates the patio nightly. On Green Lake and looking for a casual dinner? Dock your boat at any of our piers and drop in for a burger and crisp cheese curds!
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