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Wilson's Restaurant

9990 Water Street, Highway 42, Door County, Ephraim, WI 54211
+1 920-854-2041
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (498 reviews)
“sundae” (73 reviews)
“burger” (125 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
11:00 - 22:30All hours
American, Diner
9990 Water Street, Highway 42, Door County, Ephraim, WI 54211
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Reviewed 3 days ago

No visit to DC came be had without stopping at Wilson. I recommend the Mackinac Island Fudge ice cream just like on the island

Thank Jakew W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went looking for a quick bite to eat. Had a very good chili dog with fries. My wife had one of the malts. She is particular about malts and said it was very good. Place was packed, but service was still fast, efficient and pleasant.

Thank James E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had amazing burgers and shakes, clean and fun decor/environment. We were served rather quickly and really not busy for a Saturday evening.

Thank Ginuka
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wilson's has been operating since 1906, and it's truly a place to visit while in Door County. Ice cream bar and the restaurant are modeled on a 1950's theme. Listed directly across the street is Ephraim bay where patrons can enjoy eating their I've cream...More

Thank scmaress
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always stop here for a sundae or shake when visiting Door County. Go around sunset and get some beautiful pics of the bay!

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always make a point of stopping here for the wonderful ice cream. I can recommend the mint chocolate chip.

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch as recommended by another visitor. I had the turkey club (BLT with turkey) and my wife the pulled pork. It was the best club sandwich I have ever eaten...hands down! The pulled pork was also excellent! Malted milk shakes were amazing...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come to Door County every year and this is one of the places we always go to. Food is very good, ice cream is outstanding, and the ambiance is pure fun!

Thank musicmaker1247
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We both love ice cream so decided to drive to go here. It was so crowded that we saw many people turn around and leave. The staff were working as fast as they could. They have a nice variety of selections. You get a good...More

Thank 3,620
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by for an ice cream. It was busy, busy. Make sure to take a number so you are not overlooked. Good selection of flavors. Plus you can take it across the street and sit on a bench overlooking the water while you enjoy your...More

Thank judimac13
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17 April 2016|
Response from Jackson A | Reviewed this property |
This I do not know. They do have gift certificates and they probably will send one to you. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9990 Water Street, Highway 42, Door County, Ephraim, WI 54211
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Ephraim
  • Phone Number: +1 920-854-2041
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