Sister Bay is much more than the beautiful and quaint village that you see on the outside. Many visitors go unaware that it was actually rated the #1 Small Town in Wisconsin for dining! Whether you’re craving some hearty comfort food or a sizzling steak, you’ll find exactly what you’ll like to satisfy your palate. Here is a quick list of some of our favorite Sister Bay restaurants that you’ll want to add to your list immediately!
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5 Sister Bay Restaurants That You’ll Love
1. Grasse’s Grill
Grasse’s Grill in Sister Bay, WI takes comfort food to a whole new level! They emphasize their menu with fresh, home-made foods crafted by a professional chef using only local ingredients. Stop by to indulge in popular selections such as the Angus burger, specialty salads, craft beers, and more. And please do not forget to try our good friend Iva’s meatloaf!
Please keep in mind that Grasse’s Grill is a seasonal restaurant and opens again in May!
2. LURE Restaurant
This former church now houses one of the most popular Sister Bay restaurants! LURE Restaurant in Sister Bay, WI will wow your taste buds freshly-caught seafood, succulent steaks, and delicious handcrafted cocktails. In addition to an impressive menu, the restaurant also offers an inviting ambiance with intimate booths and an outdoor garden patio with koi pond.
3. Waterfront Restaurant
If it’s fine dining that you seek, Waterfront Restaurant in Sister Bay, WI is the place to be! True to its name, the eatery boasts a beautiful waterfront location right on the shores of Green Bay and brilliant sunsets that can be viewed from every table in the restaurant. Of course, the lovely waterfront scenery isn’t the only thing that keeps guests coming back. Each item on the menu is prepared fresh daily, including the pasta that is rolled by hand in-house! You’ll also be able to enjoy food-related events such as Tapas Night on Wednesdays and holiday dinners.
4. Al Johnson’s Swedish Restaurant & Butiks
Known worldwide for letting live goats graze on the roof, Al Johnson’s Swedish Restaurant and Butiks in Sister Bay, WI is a Door County must! Celebrities and diners from all over the globe have flocked to this local gem to snap a picture of the rooftop goats and get a taste of the authentic Swedish cuisine. As you feast on a Scandinavian buffet plate or homemade pickled herring, feel free to explore the restaurant and admire the unique decor. You may also venture outside to enjoy lawn games such as giant Jenga or goat ring toss.
5. Boathouse on the Bay
Boathouse on the Bay is another local favorite that features majestic marina views, a full bar, and a calendar full of live music performances. After spending a full day lounging on the Door County beaches or exploring the state parks, this is a great spot to unwind, grab an ice cold drink, and enjoy fantastic food and service. Their cheese curds are a staple and an appetizer to die for!
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