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Paul Bunyan's Northwoods Cook Shanty

411 US Hwy 13, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
(608) 254-8717
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Ranked #21 of 166 Restaurants in Wisconsin Dells
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Buffet, Dessert
Description: Paul Bunyan’s Restaurant welcomes your family to our family. For more than 50 years, the Tonne Family has been opening their doors in Minocqua and Wisconsin Dells to generations of families. Now a Wisconsin tradition, it seems no vacation is complete without at least one visit to Paul Bunyan’s.
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Dubuque, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

My cousin n I took our kids to an indoor waterpark and seen this place near by so we went to check it out. The all you can eat food was all good with the added on of ribs! It was good home cooked taste and kids even enjoyed it! Then the gift shop gets ya cuz kids want a... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

This restaurant had a huge line upon arrival but our group of 6 still got in within 10 minutes. They have a fast efficient way of serving family style food in a fun manner for a low cost! We sat down and the server came to take numbers and drink orders and within a few minutes the food started flowing,... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

It was a fun experience with decent food. The service was good too. It is a great place to take children.

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Assiniboia, Sk. Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

They just shove you through like cattle. Food is average if that with little selection. After all the hype, very disappointing.

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Chicago Heights, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

this is the greatest place to eat the decore is great food is wonderful service always with a smile.Been going their for 25 years .Only one thing wrong ,their not open in ski season

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

I went to Paul Bunyons in Minnoqua as a small child, We bought a place in the Dells about 6 years ago, and was thrilled to see there was one in The Dells. Bringing my kids there was a lot of fun. We go many times during the season. It's s fun place to go for breakfast and the food... More 

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Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Having never been to a Paul Bunyan before, we weren't sure what to expect. We were seated at a banquet style table so were joined by another family. The breakfast was all you can eat served family style on tin plates/mugs. We were served ample portions and didn't need seconds. We enjoyed our meal and the food and service were... More 

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Every time we went to the dells we wanted to visit, finally got our chance this year.. What a disappointment! The table was dirty for starters, service was slow. Food was not impressive at all.. Only thing that was kind of decent were the donuts. Even the orange juice was bad tasted like sunny D's

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This was my first time to this location, but I love Paul bunyuns restaurant.I have gone here so many times with my family. It is a great place for everyone to eat and the gift shop is loved by all especially the kids.

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Urbana, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This place was way overrated and overpriced! There weren't many options to choose for low carb or diabetic.

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Additional Information about Paul Bunyan's Northwoods Cook Shanty

Address: 411 US Hwy 13, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Phone Number: (608) 254-8717
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wisconsin Dells
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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