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“Nice interior, good food.”
Review of Thunder Bay Grille

Thunder Bay Grille
Ranked #1 of 86 Restaurants in Pewaukee
Price range: $7 - $30
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Good for: Large groups, Business meetings
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: The restaurant Thunder Bay Grille's spacious interior seamlessly melds contemporary elements with a warm lodge setting. Natural elements of light and dark woods and soft colored stones are combined with sparkle of glass to create a relaxing and inviting atmosphere. A casual atmosphere for groups of all kinds from family gatherings to business meetings. About us Rated #1 on TripAdvisor (March 2016) Wine Spectator Award of Excellence (2015) We invite you to come in and enjoy casual dining at its best. Some of the best memories are made from time sharing food and drink. Comfortable soft seating areas are for gathering, relaxing and socializing with family friends or colleagues. We pride ourselves on our commitment to our guests' experience and want each guest to enjoy themselves while dining with us. Menus Our chefs have rolled up their sleeves to create a whole new menu experience. We use local and regional sourcing partners' which results in fresh, exciting menu options. Try our fresh, never frozen fish and seafood or our chicken and pork that are raised naturally to assure the best flavor. Our private events menu is customizable so you get the perfect menu for your event. Private Events: Each event, regardless of size, is tailored to meet our clients' tastes and needs. We welcome your inquiry and will be pleased to answer any questions you might have about our venue. Catering: Thunder Bay Grille can cater to parties of any size and has successfully catered gatherings of all sizes from 10 to 10,000 - give us a call to get the details. Our staff will take care of the details.
Reviewed September 19, 2013 via mobile

You get the log cabin feel in a very large restaurant. The food was good, service was average, but the athmosphere steels the show. It can be a little noisy but oh well. Of the 5 in our group no one got a bad lunch and was served very timely for a business lunch. I would definitely go back for food and to enjoy the bar.

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Reviewed August 28, 2013

We found this place from a sign on the highway. After checking with Trip Advisor, and looking at some of the less than favorable reviews on service, we still wanted to try it (we were hungry).

This is a chain, and they seem to have a local following. This is a nice place. We stopped in for a mid-day lunch, the food was as expected. I ordered a cheeseburger and my bride had a ½ sandwich and soup. Both were very good. Our waiter did a fine job – we told him we were interested in fast service, and he complied (he did try to talk us to death, but it was not oppressive). This place is clean and well maintained.

We would go back when we are in the area.

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Reviewed August 4, 2013

I was staying in Pewaukee on business at the Holiday Inn next door and wandered over for a late dinner last Wednesday evening, August 1. The restaurant is good sized and highly decorated with lots of regional art and artifacts giving it a northwoods lodge feeling. Our knowledgeable, enthusiastic server Charlie took good care of us by making us aware of specials, most popular items, etc. He tended to our every need most cheerfully. The menu was large and diverse. I enjoyed a steak withe the parmesan butter crust top, along with a small bowl of the baked potato soup and a side of mashed potatoes. I found my meal surprisingly good and reasonably priced. Just because it's next to a hotel doesn't mean that it is your typical mediocre hotel dining experience.

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Reviewed July 26, 2013

The service was horrible and the menu was very much overpriced. The staff was not friendly at all. The bartender made my wife and I feel like outcasts. If you were not local, you did not fit in and were not accepted.

Thank inft
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Reviewed July 25, 2013

This is a great place to unwind and enjoy the day with family and friends. The menu offers a variety of choices for any palate; add your favorite cocktail and voila, just perfection. The staff, especially our waitress, Casondra, couldn't be more friendly, courteous, helpful, funny, accommodating, happy, etc. Definitely would go here again. And, yes, the food was delicious!

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