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Donny's Glidden Lodge

4670 Glidden Dr, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-9196
(920) 746-9460
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Ranked #4 of 77 Restaurants in Sturgeon Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We love to go to glidden Lodge. It is one of our favorite special places. The ambiance, building, people and food are top notch! can't find a better place in Door County to go for a special night out.

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Lino Lakes, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our family gathered in door county for Thanksgiving. Per tradition we visited Donny's Glidden Lodge for cocktails and a fish fry. Nothing beats toasting a glass in front of their open fireplace. We enjoyed watching the waves hit the shore, and relaxing in this quaint setting. As always the salad bar was well appointed and the perch was great. One... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

My girlfriend and I visited the area and based on reviews chose Donny's Glidden. It is of the beaten path but it wasn't too hard to get to (even with snow). The atmosphere was good for families, a date or group of friends. We couldn't have asked for more as far as service. The food....the Salad bar was fresh and... More 

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Sherwood, Wisconsin
Top Contributor
347 reviews 347 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

The old wood and stone interior is very charming. And the view could not be better. Service was friendly and attentive. Thursday is prime rib night and it is on the early bird menu for $13, a super value. The salad bar is good and the soups were excellent. Three of us enjoyed the prime rib, rare and medium rare.... More 

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janesville, WI
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This was a hard one for me to give a rating to. It was all fine but I don't feel they lived up to their potential nor to my expectations. The setting definitely was the highlight of the evening. This old stone building, sitting at the edge of the water was breathtaking. We arrived for the early seating so we... More 

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Rockport, Texas USA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Glidden Lodge is the restaurant you want to go to for the best steak in Door County. The salad and soup bar is very good, the cocktails are wonderful and the atmosphere is truly charming. You are at the waters edge of Lake Michigan and you can enjoy a drink by the fire place in the cocktail lounge. All the... More 

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Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

This is a place you need to call to make reservations to eat at... It's one of the busiest places in door county

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We ate there Friday night AND Saturday night and only wish they were still open Sundays! The food is ALWAYS great (no surprises there), the service spectacular and the owner/bartender, Tim, a joy behind the bar!

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Greenwood In
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Not only was the setting perfect, in the woods right at the shore, but the food and service was impeccable. I have not had such a pleasant dining experience in many years.

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Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

Get a reservation! There is a reason why this place is busy. Food is always delicious, service is good, setting is charming - always!

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Additional Information about Donny's Glidden Lodge

Address: 4670 Glidden Dr, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-9196
Phone Number: (920) 746-9460
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Sturgeon Bay
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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