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Greunke's First Street Inn & Dining

17 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814-5018
+1 715-779-5480
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“whitefish” (40 reviews)
“pie” (15 reviews)
“rueben” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
17 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814-5018
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Reviewed today

This was the first time we had ever stopped at Greunke's in the many times we've been up to Bayfield and the breakfast was pretty good. I got 3 full pieces of French toast with a huge side of ham and my wife got biscuits...More

Thank volkswagendriver
Reviewed today

We had dinner and it was so good, we went back for breakfast. Very nostalgic decor. This place has a lot of history which is easily learned from their "newspaper menu." Lodging also available for reasonable rates. Located in the center of shopping and one...More

Thank Ramboandoc
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Had breakfast twice there, one waitress was very nice and friendly the other one was cranky and had the personality of a smoked fish.

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went for lunch. The food was good, and it was fun to check out all the nostalgic paraphernalia adorning the walls. Service was good, as well.

Thank James Z
Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved the food. The rest of the family tried the fish livers- I wasn't so brave, but did enjoy the cheese curds! The rest of the food was great, and everyone ended with a shake or malt. The decorating is interesting, and the story of...More

Thank Mindy5857
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped in for Sunday morning breakfast and had biscuits and gravy. The portion was a good size, but not super flavorful. There was a lot of decor in the restaurant to look and the server was attentive.

Thank Gfun13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really fun, interesting interior...lots of memorabilia. Best broasted chicken we have ever eaten. Owner is delightful.

Thank Janniem45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner and was surprised by the great interior of the restaurant. Fun atmosphere and the food was decent. The best were the variety of fruit pies available.

Thank Alicia_JA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we walked in I thought "Oh, another bar with food", but I was wrong. Pictures, posters, and unique stuff on the walls, and outstanding food. The ribs with "little reds", and the chicken enchilada with rice and beans was very good. And there are...More

Thank Woodsguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the trout and whitefish dinners with baby reds and carrots. We had pie to go. It was all great!

Thank Katie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814-5018
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Bayfield
  • Phone Number: +1 715-779-5480
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of Bayfield, Greunke's has been serving food to locals and visitors alike since 1940. Our fun, funky, and eclectic décor sparks memories for all generations and we are family friendly! Our fabulous staff makes your experience even more memorable. The menu offers a variety of burgers, sandwiches, salads, steak, pasta, and of course, FRESH fish from Lake Superior. Be sure to try the "Greunke's Original"--Whitefish Livers!
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