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“Good location, nice rooftop desk, food OK”
Review of Grampa Tony's

Grampa Tony's
Ranked #3 of 14 Restaurants in La Pointe
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Reviewed August 5, 2013

We ate breakfast here and were both a little unimpressed. I had pancakes and bacon, which were fine, but honestly, I've had better at home or at mom's house. Nice location on Madeline Island, nice rooftop deck, but we would probably not come back again, especially since it's not on the mainland.

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Reviewed August 2, 2013

We had a nice break for lunch and a shake before our trip back across the lake. The inside dining area was so bright and breezy. It was a nice way to end our visit to the island.

Thank Bobbi H
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Reviewed July 24, 2013

We had a really nice dining experience at Grampa Tony's on Madeline Island. The Italian beef sandwich was fantastic, especially when dipped in the accompanying au jus. We can also recommend the tasty pizza and chicken strips basket, which came with an enormous mound of fries. It is most certainly a family operation, with Grampa Tony actually being on site and barking out a few orders to some of his workers/relatives as we ate our meal nearby. It wasn't an uncomfortable situation though, as it was a relaxed atmosphere and a really convenient and clean place to have a meal. As far as the dessert goes, we were a little disappointed with the ice cream flavor selections. Can you imagine NOT having chocolate? Well on the day we were there, they indeed did not have chocolate, and even though the other flavors were good, there was one member of the family that was left feeling a bit unsatisfied.

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Thank Tim D
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

Had the Garlic Burger. Best burger I've ever had; I've had quite a few in my 54 years. The green olives mixed with their secret garlic sauce was so enjoyable with every bite.

Thank cjs0224
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Reviewed July 21, 2013

We have eaten four times at Grandpa Tony's on Madeline island and offer these observations. You can't beat it as a nice spot to get an ice cream cup or cone on a warm summer day as long as you take it outside because the flies inside are numerous. The Pizza was terrific ( home made, good flavor balance, not too bready or oily). Maybe is is just that all food tastes better on an island.

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Thank MetroWest52
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