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Honey Bear

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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5430 Wisconsin 70 Eagle River, WI 54521, Eagle River, WI
+1 715-479-9161
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MEDFORD
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had seen the pictures of the Bloody Mary's and thought we would try one. The Bloody lived up to the picture. Not only were all the toppings as shown in the web picture the Bloody was very good! And not only was the Bloody worth the stop the employees were very friendly and we had a nice conversation with... More 

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Thank MICHEAL C
Eagle River, Wisconsin
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

If you are hungry.. order one of their burgers. I personally ordered a chicken sandwich. I don't remember the name but it had onion rings, beacon, lettuce, tomato, chipotle sauce. The chicken was grilled. OMG! I definitely didn't eat dinner! YUMMIE! My hubby had a burger, loaded as well. It was big enough to feed us both! Priced very well,... More 

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Thank AmyM409
Green Bay, Wisconsin
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I've been here a couple different times and had the walleye dinner. Five big fillets, fries, slaw, rye bread, and tartar....everything is excellent. Cold beer and friendly fast service too.

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Thank R360B
Eagle River, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Cliff and Sarah make the best baby walleye in the entire Northwoods! The burgers, sandwiches, and soups are all great--you can't go wrong. A bowl of any of Sarah's soups with fruit and garlic bread is a wonderful lunch. The cod sandwich is awesome--get it with American cheese melted on the bun like I do! They are very particular about... More 

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Thank Katherine C
Eagle River, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Honey Bear's fish fry is great, the place is quaint and tables are limited. I've found that going at 7:30 is the best time on a Friday Fish Fry, the place has cleared out and the servings are most generous... my favorite... walleye is superb!

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Thank S K
Eagle River, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Great fish fry on Friday. It's a bit crowded but that's because so many people like this place. We called ahead for reservations and that helped.

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Thank Bob K
Eagle River, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 December 2016

service a bit slow, but worth waiting for. A small eating area, very noisy and hard to hear during conversation. Usually don't offer a second cup of coffee or a re-order on drinks unless it's from the bar.

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Thank kenjoan1951
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

The Honey Bear has the best Friday fish fry - go early or be prepared to wait - either way it's worth it. This place has been around for ever it seems - the food is always great. It's located on Hwy 70 West of Eagle River towards St Germain.

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Thank Tim A
Eagle River, Wisconsin
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Portions are often very generous! We like that they offer some really good low-carb entrees. The soups are all homemade and yummy! The best Bloody Mary in Vilas County, Wisconsin, and maybe the whole state!

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Machesney Park
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Definitely need to make this stop if checking out the local establishments. We were visiting for the weekend. We ordered up the best Bloody Marys ever!! Bartender and locals were very friendly and made us feel at home.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5430 Wisconsin 70 Eagle River, WI 54521, Eagle River, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Eagle River
  • Phone Number: +1 715-479-9161

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?