From bistros to breweries, Lake Geneva offers plenty of dining options to recharge and re-fuel in-between rounds of golf. In fact, many of the area’s restaurants are destinations in and of themselves.
Enjoy small plate dining & fireside cocktails at The Baker House 1885, while admiring panoramic views of Geneva Lake. Guests are served in wing-back chairs and couches, perfect for lounging and sharing items such as Wisconsin artisan cheese boards, savory charcuterie and seasonal fondues. www.bakerhouse1885.com
Located in the historic Bay Centre building downtown Williams Bay, the Green Grocer offers everything from organic and locally produced beef, poultry, dairy. A sampling of some Dinner To Go favorites: Quiche Lorraine, Chicken Pot Pie, Butternut Squash Lasagna, Organic Peppers Stuffed with Couscous, Grass Fed Meatloaf, Soy Ginger Glazed Salmon, and Salmon Cakes served on a bed of organic spring greens. www.greengrocergenevalake.com
At The Grandview Restaurant & Lounge at The Geneva Inn, every table offers a scenic vista of the lake through large panoramic windows. While dining, experience the area's finest American Contemporary cuisine featuring fresh seafood and decadent desserts. www.genevainn.com/dining
The Hunt Club Steakhouse located at Geneva National Resort is a full-service restaurant that serves portobello mushroom, beef tenderloins, marinated shrimp, crab cakes, Caesar, spinach and tomato salads and soups. It has been the recipient of the Wine Spectators "Best of Award of Excellence Award" for many years. www.genevanationalresort.com
Medusa Grill & Bistro blends Mediterranean and American cuisine for fine-dining flavors in a casual setting. Serving full entrees as well small plates. Enjoy live entertainment on Fridays and Saturdays. www.medusagrillandbistro.com
NuVo is known for its beautiful view of Lake Como. NuVo combines French country cuisine with a southern creole twist to create a fantastic dining experience. It is fine dining with a casual atmosphere.
With a focus on local sourcing, simple café is a popular breakfast and lunch spot featuring such favorites as a mashed potato omelet, sweet potato-tofu hash and pancakes. www.simplecafelakegeneva.com
Serving Lake Geneva for over 40 years, the Next Door Pub & Pizzeria makes everything from scratch – including its famousoriginal stone hearth fired pizza. Enjoy great food, great service in a neighborhood friendly atmosphere. www.nextdoorpub.com
PIER 290 is a beautiful lakeside restaurant featuring casual dining, outdoor decks, white sand beach, outdoor bar, fire pits and private dining lounge, all overlooking the vistas of Lake Geneva. The restaurant’s progressive menu highlights seasonal and local ingredients. www.pier290.com
Family-owned and operated since 1972, Popeye’s on Lake Geneva is a family-friendly restaurant seating over 600. The menu features everything from burgers and sandwiches to steaks and seafood, as well as town favorites – hardwood charcoal outdoor rotisserie and homemade broccoli cheese soup. www.popeyeslkg.com
Dine on authentic Itailan cuisine served in a romantic setting at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa’s Ristorante Brissago, where fresh ingredients are flown in weekly from Italy. Featuring regionally made pastas, cheeses, prosciutto, olive oils and desserts as well as a wonderful selection of Italian wines. www.grandgeneva.com
Offering casual dining with a lakefront view, ScuttlebuttS’s specialties include authentic Swedish pancakes, ribs, pulled pork, gourmet hamburgers, salmon florentine, fish fry and homemade Key Lime Pie. Outdoor dining is available. www.scuttlebuttsrestaurant.com
Sopra Bistro serves up farm-to-table American bistro classics. In addition to its thoughtfully selected wine list, Sopra also boasts an extensive selection of micro-brew beers and a full selection of spirits, including specialty house martinis. www.soprabistro.com