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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 74 restaurants in Sturgeon Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Family of 4. Dinner was delicious, we were seated at the windows with a beautiful lake view! Our waitress was very nice. Salad bar isn't spectacular but it did the trick-good wine list and dinner selections.

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Cloquet, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

This is a fabulous restaurant right on the water. Enjoy the water views and the fantastic salad, soup and bread bar! You can go early for their early bird specials but I always get the Glidden Steak. Scrumptious! Every bite is fantastic! It's a bit spendy but perfect for date night or a special occasion. You'll love it!

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Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

we received a gift certificate to Donny's Glidden Lodge and have tried it on two different occasions. They seem to cater to a certain clientele that they're familiar with. both times we were there the blonde haired lady who was the hostess seemed rather snooty and unpleasant. The food is nothing to write home about and rather pricey. This evening... More

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Palos Hills, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Donny's is on the shore of the Lake Michigan side of Sturgeon Bay. The atmosphere is great for a romantic dinner or to celebrate a special occassion. The food was excellent as was the service. It is not too pricey and I lood forward to coming back again when I'm the area. Be sure to make a reservation if you... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Donny's never fails to impress us! We have dined here on multiple occasions and always leave full, happy, and very satisfied. The filet was fantastic and my wife loved the walleye. The service was great, and the atmosphere was lovely. Can't wait to come back!

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Wisconsin
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

We visited Donny's Glidden Lodge to celebrate our anniversary. It was a Friday night and busy, but plenty of room to wait in the bar. We had reservations at 6:30 but didn't get seated until 7. No big deal as they kept us informed. The meal was fabulous. My husband had the clam chowder and I had the pepper pot... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Try the signature filet, great pepper pot soup and good salad bar with nice open view of Lake Michigan. If there is a better place in Door County,wish I had found it too.

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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Danny's Glidden Signature dish (Tenderloin on gorganzola toast points with Merlot sauce over all) continues to be my all time favorite way to enjoy a great steak! Hubby had a Ribeye, which was recommended by our server over the Prime Rib. Ribeye was a bit disappointing. This is our 4th visit in as many years to this little gem in... More

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Downers Grove, IL
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My wife and I had an anniversary dinner here. The view looking out over the lake was perfect for a romantic dinner. It was a Wednesday and we each ordered the daily special, a plate of German food. We probably would have done better to choose from the menu. I think they were serving a lot of the special that... More

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Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

this was a great place to eat! We stayed next door and had our anniversary meal here! Good food. Great staff

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