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Landmark Restaurant at Old Rittenhouse Inn

301 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
+1 715-779-5111
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (23 reviews)
“sorbet” (11 reviews)
“pork chop” (6 reviews)
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301 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Been coming to Bayfield for years. A trip is not complete without a meal at the Rittenhouse. Breakfast is perfection without a doubt. With our Chai tea to start, Julie, our gracious waitress, suggested having it with cream and maple syrup. Heaven! Fresh, local everything....More

Thank Steph K
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I had an excellent meal and quality wine. Staff was very knowledgeable and guided me to a great pairing.

Thank AlabasterJones
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Made a reservation 2 months ahead of our trip so I was hoping we would not be disappointed. At first glance the menu seemed limited...but then the most fabulous waitress came over and described their featured breakfast. It was 3 courses - starting with warmed...More

Thank melissabD8409YL
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I always get the pork chop for one of my dinners. It is about 2" thick and juicy in the middle with superb flavorings. They sell their cookbook with all their recipes too. All of the food on the menu is outstanding!

Thank gerry b
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

For many years we have been driving 45 miles at least once each summer to have a special dinner. This time it wasn't at all special. We had the 5-course dinner. The bland soup was lukewarm so I sent it back. Salad was just ok....More

Thank glbrlb
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We had our anniversary dinner here in Sept 2017 and the service was excellent and the food even better. The restaurant is in the main floor of an old mansion that now serves as a B&B and many of the tables have a view of...More

Thank LKPRoseville
Reviewed 9 September 2017

My wife and I had dinner (5 cource menue) at the restaurant. Food was excellent and service as well. Creative chef prepared a unique soup.

Thank Wolfgang S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Pleasant dining experienceFood was excellent and very creative! Wonderful blend of flavors in the whitefish specialty dish. Excellent service. Somewhat limited menu. Prices very high.

Thank jck1985
Reviewed 19 August 2017

My husband and I recently stayed at the Old Rittenhouse Inn, and we ate dinner one night and breakfast two mornings at the Landmark Restaurant. Wonderful service and delicious food. Be sure to try the Lake Superior chowder. It was amazing! We also really enjoyed...More

Thank IamaTravelJunkie555
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Hands down the best dining experience in the Bayfield area. Whitefish dinner was excellent as was the scenic view and attentive service! We also enjoyed our several days staying at the Inn.

Thank Brian N
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Tammy F
12 September 2016|
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Response from Ted R | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall, but they fish and other seafoods. Hope this is helpful. 😎
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$55
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:00
17:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 10:00
07:00 - 10:00
07:00 - 10:00
07:00 - 10:00
07:00 - 10:00
17:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 10:00
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Bayfield
  • Phone Number: +1 715-779-5111
  • E-mail
Part of Old Rittenhouse Inn, Le Chateau is a Bayfield, WI bed and breakfast set in historic mansion overlooking Lake Superior. It is an ideal location for romantic getaways in Wisconsin, weddings, and special events. The property features seven guest rooms, welcoming common areas, and stunning lake views. The Landmark Restaurant at the Old Rittenhouse Inn regularly hosts special beer and wine tastings, mystery dinners, and holiday celebrations.
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