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Baker House

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Sun, 20/1
20:00
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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups

Location and contact

Menu

STARTERS‏
$8
chilled english pea soup
with blueberry and mint
$14
shrimp cocktail
giant texan gulf shrimp, horseradish sauce
$10
crispy beef wellington
tender beef‏ tenderloin with mushroom duxelle
SALADS
$8
frisee and fennel salad
truffle vinaigrette, bacon lardons and a quail egg
$14
garden "rose" crab salad
maryland crab‏ and celery root and fine herbs, lemon, egg cream
CHARCUTERIE & CHEESE SELECTIONS‏
$18
charcuterie
selection of quality cured meats, cornichon pickles, grilled bread, cranberry mostarda and whole grain mustard
$18
signature cheese fondue
gruyere, white wine and kirsch fondue served with fresh fruit, rustic bread and salty pretzels
$18
wisconsin artisan cheeses
four different select cheeses accompanied by candied walnuts, plump grapes, grilled bread and homemade lavash
TODAYS ENTREE SPECIALS
$18
fresh fried perch
tartar royal sauce and crimson slaw
$28
braised beef short ribs
served with brown butter gnocchi
$36
filet mignon with bearnaise
asparagus and pomme puree
$24
homestyle fried chicken
biscuits and‏ white sausage gravy
$22
corned ‘beets’ and cabbage
fingerling potatoes and rye bread sauce
SWEETS & TREATS‏
$8
tower of temptation
select three of our signature sweets prepared by our in house pastry chef
$9
classic creme brulee
homemade cream custard with turbinado sugar
$14
$21
signature chocolate fondue
select your chocolates (dark, milk or white) and get ready to indulge your every chocolate desire... served with an assortment of dippables
$8
banana cardamom bread pudding
About
Indulge Yourself at Lake Geneva's newest, most luxurious Inn on the lake. 13 Fireplaces, Decadent Furnishings, Interactive History, Live Entertainment, Over the Top Fun! EXPERIENCE Small Plate Dining & Chef Special Entrees, while lounging Fireside Scrumptious Brunch Buffet on SUNDAYS from 10am to 2pm. The Five Star Luxury suites are now open and reservations can be made by telephone or our website. SunDowner celebration nightly from Memorial Day to Labor Day!Check back with us soon for our upcoming Murder Mystery Dinner at MaxWell's Mansion!
PRICE RANGE
US$12 - US$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner took forever. The steak was cooked wrong and had little flavor. The atmosphere is cool, but not worth an overpriced eliw average meal. The creme brulee was the o key good dish. Btw, when they messed up our steak we sent it back and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Davida A
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful historical home! Our dining was a gourmet experience. The setting made one feel like you were dining in an 1800 parlor. The food was perfectly prepared, and the wine was chilled just right. We were there for an anniversary dinner. A lovely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Waves_10
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Beautiful historic home with great service and even an evening with delightful piano music. For such - prices are reasonable.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank bobjbrumm
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We stayed at the sister property, Maxwell Mansion, and decided to have dinner at the Baker House, a short walk away. Both the service and the food were slow in coming and only satisfactory at the most on quality. It was disappointing given the hype...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank WestPalm
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We rented The Baker House for our Corporate Conference and Team Building Event night with Dinner. With an attendance of 70 people, they couldn't stop complementing on what an awesome experience it was. We had Dinner and a scavenger hunt. The staff went out of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank balibal
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Went for the brunch and loved it! Great atmosphere...we sat at a little table with family room style chairs. Good assortment of food spread out in multiple rooms of the mansion. Food tastes great and our server was very attentive...she filled my Champaign glass almost...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank melmsmith7
Reviewed 18 October 2018

My boyfriend and I dined at the Baker House for Sunday brunch and enjoyed every moment. We were delighted to sit on the terrace, overlooking the lake. Service was excellent and the atmosphere charming. There was an ample amount of food for sure, but the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank divineboltholes
Reviewed 17 October 2018

The show was so fun. Actors were wonderful. Choice of 3 different meals. I had the steak medallions they were tasty and tender. All the meals looked and smelled delicious. Drinks were shot on. So yummy. Could not have asked for a nicer night.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PenVan
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Myself and 3 friends had been told that Baker House was a restaurant we should visit while in Lake Geneva. It's beautiful inside and out, we made reservations and there was no wait in being led to our table. Each person is encouraged to select...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank cynrsiepmann
Master H, Owner at Baker House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thank you for your review. Your feedback is helpful in creating better experiences for our Guests. It is a shame that we were not notified of your displeasure of your seating location as we would have modified your experience right away. Please let us know...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

The Baker House is beautifully decorated and a nice location. We have probably been there a half dozen times prior to Saturday evening. As to the food, one person at our table had the stuffed chicken and enjoyed his selection; two others had salmon and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank debra334
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Response from KCHolle | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The entire lower floor is wheelchair accessible. There's a ramp on the side of the building near the back. It's not too cramped, either, which is nice. Give them a call to let them know you're in a wheelchair so they're... More
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If he brings your bags to the room, turns on the fire place, turns the bed down, I usually provide a $5, then I provide a note of thanks and a larger amount in an envelope at the front desk with his name on it based on how... More
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