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4103 Cty. Hwy. B, Land O' Lakes, WI 54540
(715) 547-3321
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Beautiful lodge dining room...okay food

It's great the the Gateway Lodge has been able to keep their impressive northwoods dining room open for dinner after numerous management changes. The food is good, the atmosphere is special, But nothing is memorable. Give it a try for yourself.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Jeffery1947
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Springfield, Illinois
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Springfield, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

It's great the the Gateway Lodge has been able to keep their impressive northwoods dining room open for dinner after numerous management changes. The food is good, the atmosphere is special, But nothing is memorable. Give it a try for yourself.

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Pendleton, Indiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We eat here often since it's such a grand old place. The dinning room is really a neat Northwoods treasure. The food is always good. Even great if you get the beef or fish choices. We've never been disappointed here.

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113 reviews 113 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We went to the Gateway Lodge Friday night and was sadly disappointed. We had a reservation and arrived 30 minutes early to enjoy a cocktail at the bar. We checked in with the hostess, then made our way to the bar. All bar seats were taken, but there were open tables available. Unfortunately, all these tables were dirty. The bartender... More 

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Elkhart, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

very good tasting beans... paired well with the pork chops... the staff was very informetive about the Lodges history

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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62 reviews 62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

First, the service was top notch. We went there twice this summer (June and July) and enjoyed the experience. The Friday fish fry is pretty standard stuff. Otherwise, the menu is varied, most of it fried. Our large family had children's hamburgers, fried fish, grilled cheese sandwich, mac and cheese. Also on the menu was steak, roast chicken, roast duck,... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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39 reviews 39 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Boneless pork chop in perfectly spiced apple-cran sauce with wild rice & veggie excellent. Ample servings size. Slaw plus soup or salad with quality bread buns round out this meal. Atmosphere unique and interesting with historic vibes, filtered lighting via large windows. Good location for large groups or parties. Tables well spaced so families shouldn't shy away. Service attentive. Prices... More 

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Lake Villa, Illinois
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71 reviews 71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We have been vacationing up in the northwoods for over 30 years. We have been in and out of this restaurant (as it has changed many hands). However, we decided to give it a try again this year. We went late on a Thursday (8:30pm) they close at 9:00pm and we had a party of 8. They seated us and... More 

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Gurnee, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We invited friends to come with us to Gateway Lodge. Everyone had something different and it was all fabulous! We tried the ribs, duck, salmon and perch dinners. Absolutely no complaints. The waitress was very helpful with suggestions of what we should try. Also the drink prices were really reasonable. $4 for a generous pour of wine. Margaritas for $4.50.

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Houston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We did the Friday fish-fry. It was very good & reasonably priced. Our server was great. very attentive and friendly. I wish we remember her name(she was young and had red hair). We will be back next year............

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Columbus, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Had the broiled cod. It was very good! Also had a cup of the beer cheese soup. Also very good! The beer cheese soup is served with popcorn on top as a garnish. Food was hot, and we left very full! The waiter was excellent! Very neat old dining room.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4103 Cty. Hwy. B, Land O' Lakes, WI 54540
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Land O' Lakes
  • Phone Number: (715) 547-3321

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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