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Aberdeen Restaurant & Bar

5325 Aberdeen Lodge Cir, PO Box 230, Manitowish Waters, WI 54545-6371
+1 715-543-8700
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“walleye” (22 reviews)
“fish fry” (15 reviews)
“waffle fries” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, American, Bar
$$ - $$$
5325 Aberdeen Lodge Cir, PO Box 230, Manitowish Waters, WI 54545-6371
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate there several times last year between August and October. We plan on going there again. Every dish we have had has been excellent. Can't wait to see Larry and the staff again. (Capt Rick's Guide Service)

2  Thank CaptRickLaPoint
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Certainly not without its stumbles, but we were more than impressed overall with our experience and dinner at Aberdeen. First the minute issues- Wait for a table was unnecessarily long. While the bar was plenty busy, the dining room was not. Perhaps the dearth of...More

Thank tvdirector
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a nice supper on the lake, beautiful Diningroom and lake view! Very friendly and great service! We both had the fish fry it was excellent! Had creme brûlée for dessert it was ok. Will definetly be coming back.

2  Thank largeandlovely
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We reserved for a large party on a Friday. We had to wait almost a half hour for the table anyway....of course, there was money to be had at the bar. Our orders were placed. We were pleased that separate checks by couples could be...More

2  Thank elmettehead
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Is definitely one of the best dining experiences in Northern Wisconsin. The food, service, ambiance, location, views are all top drawer. Very neat how it's about a mile drive off the main highway, through attractive trees. Very attractive, comfortable building with outstanding lake views. Our...More

2  Thank TRON13
L V, Owner at Aberdeen Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

We appreciate the wonderful review and look forward to your return visit! You also have the distinction of being our 100th Trip Advisor Review! Let me know the next time you stop in so I can congratulate you in person...we take our customer's feedback seriously...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Decor was perfect for the. North Woods food was the best. could. not ask for more wait wait staff and owner very nice

1  Thank kathieb1945
L V, Owner at Aberdeen Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you for taking time to complement our food and service. We're glad you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again soon...Larry

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Very accomadating staff and owner. Larry Voss is the epitome of a hands-on owner. Excellent service and food. Reasonable prices- Great quality!More

1  Thank apexgym
L V, Owner at Aberdeen Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

As the owner, it's rewarding when our guests feel they've had a positive experience and take the time to share via the public networks. Our commitment to you is to provide quality food, great service, reasonable pricing and an absolutely magnificent environment to experience your...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

We usually make a reservation, however, we went there on Friday, June 30, Larry told us that there will be a 30 to 40 minute wait for a table. It was over an hour and a half before we were seated. Once we were at...More

2  Thank duncbachmann
L V, Owner at Aberdeen Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

We thank you for taking time to provide feedback to us at Aberdeen. We do take a limited number of reservations every day on the half-hour so those that want/need to be seated close to a certain time can be accommodated. We also keep open...More

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We decided to go here from a recommendation from a very fussy friend. We are so glad we did. Larry the owner is totally hands on. The ambience with the log lodge and waterfront set the stage for an excellent dinner. My wife had the...More

Thank BingerR
L V, Owner at Aberdeen Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

First of all, thank you for your nice review! I would also like to take some time to commend the creativity coming out of our kitchen with specials like Walleye Orleans and Blackened Chicken Alfredo. It makes it easy to recommend these dishes to our...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

There is absolutely no more to say than this is a fabulous spot for dinner....or lunch. We have been here several times & have never been disappointed. The drinks are great & the food is awesome! The walleye is unbelievable! Try it all...you won't be...More

Thank Sue K
L V, Owner at Aberdeen Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thank you for taking time to write your most recent review...It's rewarding to us as the Aberdeen family to know that we are able to consistently meet the expectations of our guests like your and your family. We have some of the best customers that...More

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Questions & Answers
14 December 2016|
Response from L V | Property representative |
Special hours for the holiday season have Aberdeen closed from December 6th thru December 21st, Open December 22nd & 23rd, Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, then Open December 26th thru January 2nd. On January 5th, we... More
2 September 2016|
Response from L V | Property representative |
We open at 11:00 am on Saturday & Sunday but do not serve breakfast or brunch. Our Lite menu can be seen at our website under AberdeenDining and includes sandwiches, soups, salads, appetizers and desserts. We can accommodate... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5325 Aberdeen Lodge Cir, PO Box 230, Manitowish Waters, WI 54545-6371
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Manitowish Waters
  • Phone Number: +1 715-543-8700
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The Aberdeen Restaurant provides diners a chance to enjoy a great meal in a beautiful Northwoods setting. Under new ownership/management in 2014, our cuisine & ambiance is gaining a strong following from both residents and tourists. Accessible year around by car and seasonally by boat or snowmobile, Aberdeen can also accommodate large groups.
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