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the spot

) #8 of 12 Restaurants in Iron River €€ - €€€ , , American
9575 South Buskey Bay Drive, Iron River, WI 54847
+1 715-372-4730
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good11%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“walleye” (2 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“great view” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, American
€€ - €€€
9575 South Buskey Bay Drive, Iron River, WI 54847
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

Great view, friendly owners, good food what more could you want. My first wife and I needed a place to stay in Northern Wisconsin and of course a person has to eat. I found The Spot on the internet and it seemed like the type...More

Thank Thaddeus W
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Went for the Scallops on the Menu on the their web site......no longer have it.....Went for the Prime Rib special on Saturday night....sorry we don't have that. No Bread relish tray was ritz crackers and some celery sticks and carrots it was ok. Shrimp looked...More

Thank nhlwld
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I have a soft place in my heart for The Spot. When my parents were alive we used to go there, and I still do - several times a summer. I love that the owners are there and involved with the food, drinks, and service....More

3  Thank Chrisanne G
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We have a cabin around the corner from, excuse the pun, this spot and regularly go there when up North. The owners are on site and run the place. The past few times we have been there the food is excellent and staff are friendly...More

1  Thank Justin M
Reviewed 8 June 2016

At a family gathering with relatives from all over the country, this was a common comment. Iron River WI and the best steak you can ever have, good deal.

1  Thank lehmanpj
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Had a decent meal but it was not worth the extraordinarily high price we paid. Wait-staff was attentive, but owners/management were having some sort of disagreement w/in ear shot. Not cool. We were disappointed after all the hype we'd heard. The shrimp everyone told me...More

Thank SARgrrl
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Had a fantastic dinner at The Spot on a Friday night.We started with drinks and I had the Brandy Old Fashioned which was excellent. Tried the whitefish cream cheese appetizers and they were excellent. Both ordered the whiefish. My wife had deep fried and I...More

1  Thank Kurt K
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Our family has made at least one visit annually to The Spot, largely because of the view and an extensive menu. Our most recent visit on June 20 was a disappointment. Initially, we requested some bread to nibble while having drinks and considering appetizers and...More

2  Thank Diane E
Reviewed 5 March 2015

The Spot in Iron River, Wisconsin, is high on our list as we gather in Northern Wisconsin from Oregon, Washington and the District of Columbia. The food is great, the hosts are the best and the views of Busky Bay are superb. Whether we are...More

1  Thank Jim K
Reviewed 6 January 2015

After three visits in the past 6 months the last time was not good. It was the first time for my friend. She ordered the ribs and could not eat them, worst ever. I had the white fish and not clue why they would leave...More

1  Thank Stephen V
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Pub, American
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9575 South Buskey Bay Drive, Iron River, WI 54847
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Iron River
  • Phone Number: +1 715-372-4730
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