Go Beyond the Pizza!

If you’re like me, then every time you go on a trip, you *have* to try the local pizza joints! In the Dells, there are a large number of great places to get this Italian delicacy. From delivery to dining in, wood-fired and deep-dish, you’re bound to find the right pizza to your liking in Wisconsin Dells.

Sometimes, it’s nice to try something a little different. Wisconsin Dells is filled with many great restaurants, some with their roots in the Dells, eventually branching out to other cities. Most area restaurants offer fresh, craft dishes, with a flavor you can only get here in Wisconsin Dells! Go beyond the pizza on your next visit to Wisconsin Dells and try some of the restaurants below!

Monk’s Bar & Grill started in Wisconsin Dells in 1947 and has now expanded to 6 different locations around Wisconsin! The are known for their juicy burgers, served on a soft, supple bun! You can try these “world-famous” Monkburgers at either the Downtown Dells location or at Monks at the Wilderness!

MACS- Macaroni And Cheese Shop is a place the whole family will love and they serve up over a dozen different kinds of Mac and Cheese! Whether being adventurous and trying a Loaded Baked Potato Mac, or spicing it up with a Chipotle Mac, the restaurant also features kid-friendly Macs, Melts, and fresh salads!

If entering Wisconsin Dells off I-90/94 exit 87, then you’ve sure seen Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty! This log cabin restaurant is open seasonally for a hearty lumberjack breakfast, yummy lunch or filling dinner, and features a giant wooden sign out front adorned with Paul Bunyan and Babe, the blue ox! Be sure to visit their website for the latest hours!

Just below the Kilbourn Dam, Mexicali Rose features authentic Mexican dishes and a stunning view of the Wisconsin River. Sit out on their patio with a margarita and enjoy some chips & salsa while taking in the fresh Wisconsin air. Whether trying an enchilada, Burrito, or even a House Specialty Fajita, the flavor at Mexicali Rose is one of kind.

Have you ever had a hard boozy milkshake? One visit to B-Lux Grill & Bar and you’ll be hooked! Not only are they known for their hard shakes, but you’ll find high quality, made-from-scratch menu offerings as well as fresh and gourmet burgers and locally-sourced ingredients.

Enjoy the bold flavors at High Rock Cafe! Located at the corner of Oak & Broadway in Downtown Wisconsin Dells, High Rock is known for their Modern American Cuisine and fresh ingredients. Besides their craft entrees, wraps, unique appetizers and salads, they feature a Season’s Freshest Menu that continually changes and features an ingredient that they incorporate in each menu item!

Hot Dog Avenue isn’t your usual hot dog stand. This dine-in/drive-thru restaurant, owned by a Chicago native, features all different kinds of Vienna Beef hot dogs with all of the fixins! Sauerkraut, relish, mustard, and onions are enough to make my mouth water! Besides hot dogs, they also have great tasting Gyros, Burgers, Salads and meal deals!

Open seasonally, Mr. Pancake has been a locals favorite in Wisconsin Dells for over 50 years. Come for breakfast and enjoy pancakes, waffles, omelettes, blintzes, and more! All of their pancake batters are made from scratch daily! For something different, try their peanut butter pancakes, topped with Reese’s Chocolate Chips, Powdered Sugar, and Whipped Topping.

Whether craving breakfast, lunch, or dinner, The Keg & Patio offers a great atmosphere and delicious eats. Enjoy a cocktail and sit out on their large indoor/outdoor patio in the summer months. On select nights, enjoy live music and entertainment. They also have indoor & outdoor games to play between drinks!