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701 Riverfront Dr, Sheboygan, WI 53081-4630
920-457-5577
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Demolished

Article in the Sheboygan Press within the last month concerning the demolition of the Mucky Duck because of unsafe conditions.

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
soerens4
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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
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69 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
center harbor
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103 reviews 103 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

Started out on a beautiful day to Ding Darling and wound up after being caught in the rain at the Mucky Duck. What a fabulous break from the rain, and just in time for a late lunch before they stopped serving before dinner. The barmaid was friendly, efficient, and made a great Bloody Mary, my BF had a beer. I... More 

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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Article in the Sheboygan Press within the last month concerning the demolition of the Mucky Duck because of unsafe conditions.

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Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We ate at the Mucky Duck this past summer and had the worst experience. The manager/server, not sure what position she has, was terrible and very rude. She swore at my husband and myself in front of my two young children (ages 3 & 1). The service was terrible along with burnt food. She made it very clear to every... More 

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missouri
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34 reviews 34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

While driving through Sheboygan we ran across this little jewel of a place. Not very fancy but very down to earth. We had the walleye sandwich with home made coleslaw which was very good. It was obvious this was a local place with fishermen still in their fishing cold weather gear. A really neat little place.

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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

They certainly gave this "shanty" an appropriate name... My experience was yucky in this mucky place. I tried it on two separate occasions over the years. The location is good, especially during the summer months: it is right on the riverfront in Sheboygan and you can walk all the way out to the pier from just outside of the restaurant.... More 

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Two Rivers, Wisconsin
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107 reviews 107 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Down on the boardwalk along the waterfront you will find this little nautical restaurant. Food is good and the view is wonderful. Best place to stop for a break while strolling the many shops along the boardwalk.

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Savannah, Georgia
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118 reviews 118 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This is a typical waterfront shanty restaurant with many locals at the bar and eating. While not particularly clean, the food was reasonably tasty and Jennifer's service was very good. If you like the occasional shanty eatery, this will do, but understand it is not up-scale.

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Battle Lake, Minnesota
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We were trying to find a place for dinner on a Friday night and were misled by someone we asked. We did go by it the next day and peaked in the windows. We wished we wouldnt have listened to the naysayer.

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Mansfield, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Just came from eating lunch at Mucky Duck and the 4 of us are impressed. Everyone we met was warm and friendly and provided excellent service. Perch sandwich was superb, grilled cheese was tasty and grilled to perfection. Thumbs up on the Clam Chowder and Key Lime Pie. Prices are very affordable. There was quite a crowd when we were... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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107 reviews 107 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Enjoyed a tasty, and reasonably priced lunch on the waterfront patio. I ate the Walleye Sandwich, which tasted very fresh, and my wife liked the Tuna Stuffed Tomato salad. We both ordered a frosty mug of the delicious 1919 Root Beer On Tap. Hostess and servers were friendly, efficient, and accommodating. I will definitely return to the "Mucky Duck" during... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 701 Riverfront Dr, Sheboygan, WI 53081-4630
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Sheboygan
  • Phone Number: 920-457-5577

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?