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Shady Sue's

3220 Boyce Dr, Rhinelander, WI 54501-8809
+1 715-369-5252
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“tenderloin” (6 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
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3220 Boyce Dr, Rhinelander, WI 54501-8809
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

We have been going here for years and have never been disappointed. Sue's specials are awesome. I personally like the salmon and my husband likes the duck w/raspberry sauce, as it''s partially de-boned. The ribs are the best in the area. And let's not forget...More

Thank Maureen R
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic as always! My favorite restaurant in the Northwoods. Garlic or bourbon tenderloin never fails. Ahi Tuna is a rare treat.

Thank ktkv
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I was surprised in many ways. 1-I found it not easy to find, 2- we got a table ( it is small and no reservations, 3- the prices (food and beverage) were higher than most local eateries of similar size and fare. The service was...More

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Shady Sue's reminded me of the supper clubs of the past. The food was excellent, hot and some of the specials were rather creative. We waited to go to dinner around 7pm on a Sunday evening but heard this place gets really busy on Friday...More

Thank Lisa V
Reviewed 26 July 2016

While the food wasn't bad the gravy was not home made, I detest canned gravy. The Cole slaw was served in a plastic cup. The other reviews I read made this sound a bit posh, but it was just OK country cooking. And the dessert...More

Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We have been here other times for prime rib & grilled shrimp & have loved our meals, so thought we'd try their Friday fish fry. All three of us had the 3 pc Haddock & agreed there are many other options in this area that...More

1  Thank Andrea K
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I really wanted to like this place because I thought it might be one of those places that looked like a whole in the wall but had great food. Sadly, the latter was not true. My husband and I ate here 3 times to give...More

2  Thank fred11GreenLake
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Went to shady sues for dinner and as usual Ted the bartender was attentive and friendly. Dinner was great, had blackened salmon. It was moist and had great flavor.

Thank wifeofdcalumni
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Good food, good drinks, great service. We have been a couple of times and both times were a great experience. The bartender was pleasent and our waitress was very efficient and nice.

Thank John N
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The drink of choice Up North is the "Old Fashioned", and the best place to enjoy it is at Shady Sue's in Rhinelander, Wisconsin. The food is fabulous, the atmosphere is fun and truly representative of the Northwoods - Ted, the bartender, makes the best...More

Thank Sondra J
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3220 Boyce Dr, Rhinelander, WI 54501-8809
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Rhinelander
  • Phone Number: +1 715-369-5252
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