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The Reel 'Em Inn

N1410 County Highway MD, Sarona, WI 54870-9292
+1 715-468-2969
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
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“meatloaf” (3 reviews)
“prime rib” (4 reviews)
“great meal” (2 reviews)
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N1410 County Highway MD, Sarona, WI 54870-9292
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

We stopped by this restaurant for some dinner and were amazed by the interior of the restaurant. Very cabin-like with some high ceilings and the 4-season sitting area was pretty nice too; you can definitely get a glimpse of the lake from the 4-season area....More

Thank James N
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

We were there for a Friday night dinner. Right away we knew that this was not going to be good when our drinks took forever to come. Positives: decor is classic north woods and kind of cool. Mixed drinks were strong. The salmon, fish fry...More

1  Thank frances564
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Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

We come here every year. They have great food and desserts, especially the toffee cake and ice cream drinks.

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Reviewed April 4, 2017

Have visited this "Up North" family restaurant many times over the past 5 years and have always had excellent food and prompt service...even on Friday fish fry night. If you are up north and in a hurry...go to McDonalds for fish. The best way to...More

Thank SkiUMom
Reviewed September 28, 2016

I love the look of the restaurant. It has log walls and an awesome fireplace. The service was excellent as was the food.

Thank Eva S
Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Waited more than 1 hour for Friday fish fry special. No apologies, waitress was indifferent. Food was lukewarm at best. Will not be back.

1  Thank ozzydog_7
Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

We just wandered in after deciding not to cook. (2 mi from home) sat at the bar and asked about a small steak sandwich. We split a sirloin steak, served open faced, with onion rings, American fries and salsa. Excellent. Nice steak, medium, very tender....More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed May 9, 2015

The owners are the sweetest people hands down! The staff is just as sweet! The food, is ....what can I say, I live in IL. I come here to vacation in June and eat here at least 3-4 times the week that we are up...More

Thank Shirleyonderisin
duluthmiaomi, Owner at The Reel 'Em Inn, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2015

Thank you so much for your kind review of both U.S. and our food! We truely love what we do, both in creating good food and in meeting new friends & hope that shines through. Don't forget we've moved, so when you come visit us...More

Reviewed September 8, 2014

Service was super slow and they ran out of fish (during lent). Husband's ribs were cold and tough. First bad experience dining there.

4  Thank Sydophie
Reviewed August 22, 2014

Greener's has the best selection of appetizers anywhere- my personal favorite: Artichoke Dip- puts other dips of this nature to shame- So flavorful and rich- it should be shared. Another lesser known taste sensation- house smoked ribs- WOW! And if that isn't enough, thier pizza...More

1  Thank Nancie E
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$5 - $19
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N1410 County Highway MD, Sarona, WI 54870-9292
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Sarona
  • Phone Number: +1 715-468-2969
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New location in the heart of Shell Lake, WI! Quality, homemade food & BBQ that you'll love. Ice cream & food window is open for the season!
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