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Blue Water

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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When we talk about down to Earth dining at Blue Water, we're paying homage to the rich tapestry of traditional American cuisine–simple, wholesome food prepared using fresh ingredients. Pairing this with sound technique, a sense of adventure, and a little love is all you need to make outstanding food. At Blue Water, we prepare food with the same fresh fare and character that we use in our own homes. Join us for Sunday afternoon Bloody Marys, garnished with Chef Jeff's homemade pickled veggies. Make it a special family pizza night around a Wood-Fired Margherita topped with fresh basil from our lakeside garden. The view is Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired architecture with clean lines, open spaces and
PRICE RANGE
US$15 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Blue Water Grille is a must go to spot any time of the year. During the warm months sitting out on the lakeside patio is exhilarating and sitting at the windows overlooking the snow-covered lake in the winter is breathtaking. The excellent food and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ronald S
bluewaterpr, Public Relations Manager at Blue Water, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your rating and kind words. We are happy you enjoy the views as much as we do. We hope you visit soon. Have a fantastic day!

Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

So we had a fantastic experience. We had a waiter name Nick. That was smiling all the time. Was pleasant to my whole family and went the extra mile.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Hernan1
bluewaterpr, Public Relations Manager at Blue Water, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your rating & kind words. We are glad your celebrated your birthday with us. Make it a great day.

Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Been going to BWG since it opened and always get the French Dip! Been good for years and recommend to everyone we go with, always liked. Great selection and wine and beer. They have had some changes to the type of fries. Latest style my...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bschamp
Gilmore C, General Manager at Blue Water, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Thank you for the review, we appreciate the continued support over the years! We are still experimenting with finding the perfect French fries, and value your feedback on that! See you soon, and thanks again! Michael Gee - General Manager, Blue Water

Reviewed December 6, 2018

Yes, you will be able to find something to eat that will probably prepare well, not exceptionally, but definitely edible. The service is usually pretty good, once they get to the table (sometimes quickly, sometimes not). The ambiance is among the best in the entire...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Russ H
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Blue Water, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2018

Russ, thank you for your review. We appreciate your comments and hope you visit soon. Make it a great day.

Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful restaurant! “Lake” view and good food. Service was a bit slow for coming in at 3:00 on Saturday, but overall, I highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CarolineEileen
Gilmore C, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Water, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Caroline, thanks for your rating & review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. Make it a great day.

Reviewed November 12, 2018

We came here for a birthday celebration on a Sunday evening. We were tucked back in a far corner which helped keep the noise level down. Ambiance is very nice, a lovely fireplace as you come in and a great view over the lake from...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kathy v
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Blue Water, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Thank you for reviewing your recent visit. We are glad you celebrated your birthday with us and hope you visit soon. We apologize that we were out of sorbet bites. Next time dessert is on us. Thanks again and enjoy your day.

Reviewed November 11, 2018

Food is great and they do a wonderful job on steaks. Sides are decent as is the salad. This place is not for anyone that has a hearing problem as it is very noisy and difficult to hear a conversation at your table. Desserts are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cdrh
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Blue Water, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Thank you for reviewing your recent visit. We appreciate your feedback. We hope to see you soon. Enjoy your day.

Reviewed October 15, 2018

The food was great, but the acoustics are terrible. Very loud for brunch even with very few people there. Not a large menu variety & service wasn't impressive.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ashley T
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Blue Water, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Ashley, thank you for the review & rating. We hope to see you soon. Enjoy your day.

Reviewed October 8, 2018

Stopped in at Blue Water after driving back from the Lions win over Green Bay! We sat at the bar which is nicely appointed and overly crowded. The bartender was appropriately friendly, was able to talk some football and knew her beverages. Highly recommend the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ken V
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Blue Water, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Ken, thank you for your rating & review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you soon. Enjoy your day.

Reviewed October 2, 2018

This was our 3rd and final trip to the Blue Water, Waiter was pleasant and nice to speak with but kept forgetting to bring what we ordered, my wifes food was good (not great) but mine was way overdone and cold. They where just moderately...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Blue Water, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

Thank you for your review and rating. We apologize that we failed to meet your expectations. Please send your mailing address to Michael at mgee@gilmore.com. Have a great day.

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