Dining - Elkhart Lake Style

Elkhart Lake offers a wide variety of dining experiences – from pubs to formal dining rooms. You are sure to satisfy your every mood and palate. Park and walk to nineteen restaurants located within blocks of our resorts and B&Bs. Several more are just a five minute drive away.


Learn about Elkhart Lake’s cutting edge culinary scene in Dine Around Elkhart Lake Style.



You will be delighted with our culinary selections. Casual cuisine is available at a number of Elkhart Lake’s restaurants, pubs and taverns. Live music performances are scheduled year-round as well as weekend, outdoor concerts in the summertime. Fine and delicious dining includes imaginative seasonal ingredients and eclectic menus offering American and Continental cuisine. And, don’t forget the traditional Friday Fish Fry served at area restaurants and supper clubs. Our family diners, sandwich and ice cream shops, and coffee shops also offer a welcoming atmosphere with traditional menu items.


Dine lakeside and take in breathtaking views of Elkhart Lake while enjoying food and refreshments or wait until the sun does down to experience our nightlife hot spots for good times and good company.


We invite you to browse through our dining pages for the restaurant, atmosphere and menu that is just right for you. In most cases, you will find a menu and direct link to the restaurant or pub of your choice.


  • One of Sheboygan County’s best family restaurants serving great American food at affordable prices: homemade soups and desserts, daily specials, sandwiches, broasted chicken and salads. Breakfast is served anytime! Make sure to try the thin-crust pizza – you’ll be back for more. Open seven days a week all year long. ... MORE >

  • Anchor Lanes Entertainment Center is not just for bowling and outdoor volleyball. It offers  fantastic appetizers, charcoal grill items and homemade pizzas! Menu   Make any sandwich a combo by adding fries and a medium soda for only $2.50 more. Build your own pizza!  A large selection of appetizers includes all-time-favorites like Nachos, Mini Tacos and Chicken Tenders but be sure to try the Jumbo Pretzel,... MORE >

  • Food with a view! Treat yourself to the very best view of Elkhart Lake while dining on New America Cuisine comfort food like Spaghetti Your Way , Wienerschnitzel, Texas Dry Rubbed Baby Back Ribs, Choice Cut Tenderloin and Thin Crust Pizza, plus delicious desserts. You will find a seasonal variety of excellent food, including a friendly kids menu. Our décor is artistic with an... MORE >

  • No shirt, no shoes? No problem! Your entire family will love the island atmosphere and laid-back vibe at Barefoot Tiki Bar. Overlooking Elkhart Lake, this popular tiki bar serves a delightful summer menu, refreshing tropical drinks, and assorted ice cream treats. On Sunday morning, breakfast is served from 10 until noon but you can get Kenny’s Big Bloody Mary until 2 pm. Live music... MORE >

  • The Brown Baer takes pride in its fun and relaxing atmosphere – complete with swing chairs, lounging sofas, hoola hoops and more. Their take on bar food is one you must experience, not to mention there is no deep-fried foods here. With unique options like falafel, crab cakes, and of course their famous cornbread, you will be coming back for more. Menu ... MORE >

  • The Elk Room at The Osthoff Resort offers a great place to gather as a group or individually. With floor to ceiling windows overlooking Elkhart Lake, a cozy fireplace and comfortable lounge seating, The Elk Room is a favorite! It offers specialty coffees, assorted teas, light pastries, bagels and yogurt in the morning and seasonal drinks, cocktails, spirits, extensive wine list, and a variety... MORE >

  • Rich in history and rich in the tradition of serving classic dishes using locally grown food to family and friends, old and new, just as it has for close to 100 years. The Elkhart Inn, a Tudor-style home built in 1886, offers delicious dining in a cozy atmosphere. Elkhart Inn specializes in an array of superbly prepared house features including wild fish/game such as... MORE >

  • Stop in for a true old fashioned ice cream experience! Featuring over 24 flavors hand packed ice cream, soda fountain, homemade fudge and candy!   An old-fashioned ice cream parlor and confectionery since the 1920s. Gessert’s also has phosphates and ice cream sodas, thick shakes and malts and an array of sundaes. Take home some homemade fudge or a large assortment of chocolates and candy as... MORE >

  • Take in breathtaking views of Elkhart Lake while enjoying traditional fun food – sandwiches, appetizers, snacks, ice cream treats, and summer beverages. Open Memorial Day – Labor Day on the lakefront. Live entertainment on the weekends. Opens at 11 am. MENU ... MORE >

  • Lake Street Café is an eclectic café serving California bistro-style fare. Behind the hustling and bustling bar side (where both lunch and dinner are served) there’s a bit of nouveau sophistication. A cozy dining room, white linen, candles, a Wine Spectator accredited wine list, and a menu that includes melt-in-your-mouth fare ranging from gourmet sandwiches to finely crafted entrees. Combine that with all fresh ingredients,... MORE >

  • Enjoy a relaxing family sports atmosphere with seven TVs, pool table, darts and music. Food and drink specials everyday. Affordable and reasonable lunch and dinner items.  Famous wings, hand-pattied burgers, Friday night fish specials and sweet BBQ ribs on Saturdays. Open Tuesday through Sunday, call for hours of operation. ... MORE >

  • Enjoy panoramic views of Elkhart Lake as you dine with us for lunch or dinner. The eclectic menu created by the award-winning culinary team and the extensive wine choices, combined with the resort’s natural beauty and ambiance, create an exceptional dining experience. Lola’s elegant private dining room features its own fireplace and patio accommodating up to 30 guests. Outdoor dining available in season. Menu... MORE >

  • Open year-round, Off the Rail is a cozy cafe which offers a fun and casual family-friendly atmosphere. Located in the red building across from the Village Park – in the heart of Elkhart Lake – Off the Rail offers hand-crafted breakfast and lunch sandwiches and soups, homemade baked goods, specialty coffee and tea drinks, smoothies, blended drinks, wine and beer. Meet in Elkhart Lake’s... MORE >

  • Serving fine American and Continental cuisine seven days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Sunday breakfast buffet, complete adult and children’s menu, cocktail service, imported and domestic beer and wine list available. Seasonal outdoor patio dining available. Located on the lake level of The Osthoff Resort. Reservations appreciated. MENU ... MORE >

  • Opened in Spring 2007 in a restored historic building, this restaurant combines seasonal ingredients with European culinary tradition. Enjoy handmade pastas, fresh fish, steaks, chops and unique desserts. Take in a view of the bustling open kitchen from its turn-of-the-century bar. Open daily for dinner in the summer. Closed Sundays and Mondays. Menu ... MORE >

  • This vintage clubhouse setting provides a quaint and friendly neighborhood feel for any lunch or dinner. A Grill Menu is served daily for lunch and Monday through Thursday evenings during the golf season. Includes many delicious sandwiches, wraps and salads. You’ll find favorites like Reubens and Miesfeld steaks sandwiches plus so much more. A bowl of their award-winning chili served with all the fixings... MORE >

  • With its extraordinary, old world atmosphere, the Main Dining Room is often described as Elkhart Lake’s most beautiful venue. Filled with lovely antiques, heirloom furnishings and fine table accessories, the dining room is open for dinner on major race weekends with an extensive menu including traditional family recipes such as its traditional Siebkens Roast Chicken and world famous Roast Duck served with wild rice,... MORE >

  • Fondly named after the owners’ childhood pet, Sissy, this unique little ice cream shoppe opens at 6:30 a.m. every day Memorial Day through Labor Day. Beloved by generations of visitors, Sissy’s offers Weeden Creek organic, fair trade coffee with light breakfast items, sweets, soft drinks, juices, cookies, sundaes, cones and root beer floats made with Wisconsin’s Cedar Crest Ice Cream. Enjoy shaded outdoor patio... MORE >

  • The historic Stop-Inn Tavern and Restaurant offers casual, family-friendly dining. Touted as the “best bar on the racing circuit,” this uniquely furnished restaurant serves lunch and dinner daily.  A house specialty is their world-famous Siebkens Sandwich. The family recipe for its homemade rye bread is tightly held and dates back four generations. Diners can enjoy a gourmet selection of appetizers, soups, burgers, specialty sandwiches,... MORE >

  • Elkhart Lake’s first Brewery! Featuring a production brewery and taproom. The brewery produces a range of beers, including bourbon barrel stouts, red ales, IPAs, nut browns and smash pale ales, with names such as Pontoon Pounder and Resorter Red Ale.   Hours: Wednesday – Thursday from 4pm – 9pm Friday  4pm-11pm Saturday 11am – 11pm. ... MORE >

  • Three Guys and a Grill is well-known as a charcoal-grilling supper club and catering service that operates from the Sheboygan County Broughton Marsh Park. The log cabin atmosphere makes it a great experience for the entire family. Must try appetizers like one-half pound of alligator and deep fried asparagus will keep you coming back. White and orange cheddar cheese curds are always on the... MORE >

  • Stop in for delicious Italian cuisine along with hardwood and charcoal grilled entrees and sandwiches! Sandwiches include rib-eye and tenderloin steaks and BBQ pork. Pizzas are made with fresh ingredients and toppings and oven baked or hardwood charcoal grilled to perfection. Pasta dishes feature homemade from scratch pasta which is their secret a really good dish. Add that to the excellent sauces and fresh... MORE >

  • Located in the village square, this creative wine and fine foods shop features a tasting bar that offers wines by the glass and a featured tap beer. Vintage Elkhart Lake is owned & operated by an award-winning certified sommelier that hand-selects each of the over 250 wines that they carry (over 100 of which are less than $14!).   Working with you to make sure you find the... MORE >