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Whistling Straits Restaurant

N8501 Lakeshore Rd, Sheboygan, WI 53083-5156
+1 920-565-6080
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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N8501 Lakeshore Rd, Sheboygan, WI 53083-5156
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife joined me for dinner after a late afternoon round, The staff was great and very attentive. We ended up being the last 2 in the restaurant but never felt rushed or hurried. Meal was excellent, only to be outdone by the atmosphere and...More

Thank KANSASGB
DanD1533, Manager at Whistling Straits Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear KANSASGB, Thank you for dining at Whistling Straits Restaurant recently. I am glad you enjoyed the food and atmosphere of the clubhouse. I will pass along your remarks to the staff, which strives to make everyone feel relaxed during their dining experience, and I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch while driving along the lake. We chose to sit outside on the terrace. The terrace was lovely with great views of the golf course and the lake beyond. It was a beautiful day. I had a delicious salad and hubby...More

Thank happywanderer856
DanD1533, Manager at Whistling Straits Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear happywanderer856, Thank you for stopping by Whistling Straits Restaurant for lunch as you were driving along the lake. I am glad you were able to enjoy the outdoor terrace and take in the views of the Straits course and Lake Michigan. I will pass...More

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant at the golf course is not well known but is definitely a hidden gem. The potato soups are incredible. I had a lobster cake appetizer that was excellent. The rack of lamb was comparable to the best i have experienced. The rib-eye was...More

Thank hgota
Dan D, Manager at Whistling Straits Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Dear hgota, I am glad you enjoyed your meal at Whistling Straits Restaurant. The potato leek soup and rack of lamb are two of our signature dishes and have been on the menu since we opened 20 years ago. As you noted, the views of...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018

Finished our round of Golf and had Lunch. Excellent Menu, Great Price and Wonderful service. Enjoy after your round!!More

Thank Ben L
Dan D, Manager at Whistling Straits Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Dear Ben L, Thank you for the nice review of Whistling Straits Restaurant. I will pass along your kind remarks to the staff as they take great pride in their work. During peak season, we are open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. I hope that...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

If you are in Kohler, WI and you either play golf or not, you will love this restaurant for lunch. The view of one of the most challenging golf courses in America from the patio is breath taking. Looking at holes 9, 10 & 18...More

Thank Doug D
Dan D, Manager at Whistling Straits Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Dear Doug D, Thank you very much for dining with us recently at Whistling Straits Restaurant. I am so happy to read your fantastic review and will be sure to share your feedback with our talented team! I hope you will choose to dine with...More

Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Just had a superb dinner at The Whistling Straits Restaurant this evening and have to say it is the best! The trout special tonight was amazing, the shrimp was great and the scallops were the best ever! All served With style. Beautiful old world charm...More

1  Thank Sharon S
Dan D, Manager at Whistling Straits Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

Dear Sharon S, I am glad to see you thoroughly enjoyed your recent dining experience at Whistling Straits Restaurant. I could not describe our three unique dining areas any better than you have. I will certainly pass along your review to the restaurant staff. We...More

Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

This is our first time at this restaurant and we were not disappointed! Our table overlooked the golf course (which is beautiful!) The food was wonderful and the service was excellent!! Our server Tracey was very helpful with her suggestions and super attentive! Not only...More

Thank cheryl f
Dan D, Manager at Whistling Straits Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

Dear cheryl f, Thank you so much for choosing to dine with us recently at Whistling Straits Restaurant. The view overlooking the Straits course and Lake Michigan is amazing. I will pass your kind words about the service and food along to the staff. I...More

Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

This is a great venue with spectacular views. We were warmly greeted by Lori. Lori was also very helpful prior to dinning and even came outside and volunteered to take a photo for us. Michelle was our waitress and she is excellent. She is knowledgeable...More

Thank wsmithhd
Dan D, Manager at Whistling Straits Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Dear wsmithhd, Thank you for joining us recently at Whistling Straits Restaurant for dinner. I am happy to read your fantastic review of the service and food and will be sure to share it with our service and culinary teams as they take great pride...More

Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

We drove over the river, through the woods (twice), and across the fields to find this place. Hint: Do drive in between the huge dunes on the very unlikely looking path. Despite looking all over the website, all I knew was they were on Winter...More

Thank GloriaH022
Dan D, Manager at Whistling Straits Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2018

Dear GloriaH022, I am sorry to see that you drove all the way out to Whistling Straits Restaurant on a day that we were closed. Our current winter hours are 11am-9pm on Fridays and Saturdays, and we feature an all-day menu with daily specials. We...More

Reviewed November 23, 2017

In November, the golf course is closed but the pro shop and restaurant remain open. If going for dinner, be sure to get there before dark so that you can take in the amazing setting of dunes golf against Lake Michigan. We started with the...More

Thank MBarb10
Dan D, Manager at Whistling Straits Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

Dear MBarb10, Thank you for visiting Whistling Straits restaurant recently. Even though the courses are closed for the season, the views of the fairways and Lake Michigan are still amazing. I am glad you enjoyed every aspect of your meal and saved room to try...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N8501 Lakeshore Rd, Sheboygan, WI 53083-5156
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Sheboygan
  • Phone Number: +1 920-565-6080
Description
Enjoy a scenic view of Lake Michigan in this rustic Irish Farmhouse setting. Whistling Straits serves a mixture of innovative and classic cuisine with Irish & British influences.
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