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The Copper Trout

250 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814-5046
+1 715-779-0293
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (65 reviews)
“crostini” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
250 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814-5046
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1 - 10 of 427 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Fun atmosphere. Great tortellini with sausage for me and perfect whitefish and steak for my girlfriend. Excellent

Thank ssedgwick
Reviewed yesterday

We stopped in after checking in to our hotel so we could have dinner. The food was very good. The pie we each had for dessert was home made. The best dessert we had that week. Not from a supplier. Good service. Pretty dining room....More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We got off of the boat tour really late and only had 7 or 8 minutes to get to the restaurant before they closed. I called and asked if they could accommodate us. The owner was very gracious and we arrived one minute before they...More

Thank Dan A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Delicious restaurant! You must try the wild mushroom bruschetta! Italian dishes as good as the best Italian restaurants in Chicago!

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was worried when booking a reservation, that things had changed (first clue - you can now make a reservation.) But most happily, our table was waiting, and the food options were similar or close to similar. Our waiter, the owner's son, was absolutely delightful....More

Thank Ruth P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When I saw Ethel’s was no longer in Bayfield I was sad, but was very relieved when we stopped in to do a to go pizza order that the same friendly owners were there, just the name changed to Copper Trout since last year. Pizza...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being from Chicago, we seldom expect food of superior quality in remote areas of Wisconsin. We are normally satisfied with Supper Club comfort food. The Brown Trout serves excellent local Lake Superior fish and very authentic Italian dishes. My wife has a pasta with mushrooms...More

Thank Randy1019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place and eat here every time I’m in Bayfield. The service is great and the staff is very attentive and friendly. My favorite is the wild mushroom pesto pasta. The smoked fish appetizer is also delicious, as is the chowder, the pizza,...More

Thank Erica B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was yummy especially the mushroom bruschettas. Great local place, fresh daily fish and good atmosphere.

Thank Rosanne F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate fish at a bunch of different places and The Copper Trout was unquestionably the best. It was fresh and had the smell, taste, texture, and temperature you come to coastal towns hoping to find. It's a smaller family restaurant that's very popular so...More

Thank Samuel J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814-5046
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Bayfield
  • Phone Number: +1 715-779-0293
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Description
We are a seasonal restaurant in downtown Bayfield, serving fresh fish, gourmet pizza, delicious pasta and Black Angus Beef steaks.
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