We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Richards Motel & Restaurant

W11466 US Highway 8, Dunbar, WI 54119
Richards Motel & Restaurant

14 reviews from our community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here 2 nights the food was excellent, the people were so friendly and helpful.five stars there! Hotel room. Was clean, that was excellent, the rooms bathroom not so much. Problems with hot water, and had a peculiar smell. We kept the door closed. Otherwise an older place but very cool.....we will go back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sheboygan, Wisconsin
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

The Motel & Supper Club are back open. Randy & Lynne Sippel are the new owners. Great people originally from the Plymouth, WI area. Randy & Lynne have been business owners for 20+ years. Lynne has been in the Restaurant Bar trade for 20+ years. Please stop in and say Hi.

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is very sad. He was a nice man who ran a decent business. I hope someone buys this place as gets it operational again. It is a very convenient location to the ATV trails. The local gas station also left, bu the bar down the street is opening gas pumps.

Was this review helpful? Yes 10

Travelers are raving about these Dunbar hotels

Amberg, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Love their friday fish fry. Plenty of food for the cost. Friendly and attentive staff. We order the cod and perch. Very flavorful and always came nice and hot. Home made potato chips if you want, two types of coleslaw, beans and soft bread. Mix drinks were perfect. Never have left disappointed or still hungry.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Stopped in there on our snowmobiles today for lunch. We sat at the bar, just ordered one soda. I got the chicken dumpling soup which the waitress said was one of their specialties, the french dip and my husband got a burger w/ fries. The soup was ok but very watery. It was the worst french dip I've had in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
86 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Thought that we would give the place a try, seeing as it was under new ownership. My wife ordered the chicken, which has always been a specialty here since it was first called "The Chicken Shack" many a decade ago, and today it still is good as ever. She was quite satisfied and happy with her meal. I ordered for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
30 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Richard's is known in the area for their marinated, broasted chicken. It is always tender, juicy, crispy and downright YUMM. Service is a bit slow at times, even when they are not busy, but the food is always very good. We live in the area, so have never stayed at the motel, but we frequent their restaurant. I have to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Green Bay, WI
Level Contributor
90 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

As a conessiour of Supper Clubs throughout Wisconsin, I had high hopes for Richards Restaurant, after driving past it for years, but they found many ways to dissapoint. Richards is the only true restaurant on about a 30 mile strech of Highway 8 in Wisconsin. This might be why they set the bar so low. The bar selection is very... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
River Falls, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

My wife and I took her mother 4-wheeling for the mother's day. Luckily, Rick had 2 rooms cancel last minute and we stayed for 3 nights. The Marinette County trails were awesome. We had exceptional service from Tori both Friday and Saturday night. The steaks on Friday were cooked the way we wanted them and the Prime Rib Special on... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Batavia, Illinois
Level Contributor
106 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

We were doing a road trip from Illinois, driving the Lake Michigan Circle Tour, (A Great Trip!). We strayed a little from the lake to check out Veteran’s Memorial County Park, McClintock Park (and rapids), and then drove over to Goodman County Park to see Strong Falls. All were great sites to stop and enjoy those areas. We stopped at... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

3 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (3)
Dining (2)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question