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The Back Porch Bistro

) #8 of 18 Restaurants in Elkhart Lake €€ - €€€ American, ,
283 Victorian Village Dr, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020
+1 920-876-3645
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken parm” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“tiki bar” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
283 Victorian Village Dr, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a large family meal at the Bistro. We liked the skewered grilled shrimp for an appetizer, but there were only 4. Family loved the chilli, short ribs and turkey club. Loved the view.

Thank maskvg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lakeside restaurant with good food and wine list for dinner. Portions are large and the service and food are good. Meals could be split. Desserts are great. The "free" breakfast included with our hotel is at this place. We didn't really understand the breakfast layout...More

Thank ml5024
Reviewed 13 June 2017

average breakfast run by a child, small selection, fair taste, manager doing bookwork on bar was rude

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Spent the day at the track and wanted a casual sit down dinner. The back porch was perfect and not crowded at all for a Saturday night. The pork belly appetizer was awesome, good stuff. I went with the weinerschitzel and my wife had the...More

Thank TonyMundain
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We try to have at least one meal at the Back Porch Bistro during our visits. We enjoy watching the water from the patio and listening to the music from the Tiki Bar.

Thank Kaia C
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The Back Porch Bistro has excellent food that doesn't break the bank. There is outdoor seating in the back with great Lake views. Seating also available inside if you prefer. Deserts are exceptional.

Thank Rose S
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Situated on the lake, this restaurant offers outstanding entrees. We had salmon and walleye, both of which were memorable preparations. Enjoyed a glass of wine by the fireplace after dinner.

Thank Don R
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Victorian Village for a one night getaway and ate at the Back Porch Bistro. We both had the scallop dinner over cheesy grit. I also got sautéed spinach. The meal was great. The sangria was also very good and the dessert...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Loved the ambiance outside. Had the fish and chip- yum! and my guests has the blue plate special for $10- pork chop- really good!

Thank luggageinhand4
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We came here on the 4th of July weekend and sat outside. They had those mosquito candles so that was nice! We all ordered seafood and it was delicious! The fish fry could have had a little more fish fillet's but they were good. We...More

Thank Laura G
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  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 283 Victorian Village Dr, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Elkhart Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 920-876-3645
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