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The Cookery Restaurant & Wine Bar

4135 Highway 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212
+1 920-868-3634
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant fries” (27 reviews)
“ginger ale” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Wine Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4135 Highway 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212
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Reviewed today

I have to be honest, this place was just okay. Nothing magic nothing tragic. Food was alright, service was alright. I would not make a special trip to come here for dinner. But based on reviews of others I would come back to try breakfast.

Thank Patti B
Reviewed yesterday

We had an early dinner one evening before taking a sunset cruise and came back the next morning for breakfast. Both meals were very good. They were busy for breakfast but once our order was placed the food came to the table quickly. Portions were...More

Thank Mary Vandenbush B
Reviewed yesterday

On our Door County vacation The Cookery is one of our "go to" places to eat. The service is good and the food is great especially the breakfasts and the baked goods.

Thank Kathy O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We are first time Door County visitors and while we have discovered and reviewed some good restaurants during our stay, we had not been able to find a good, fresh ingredient, non processed restaurant during our stay - UNTIL TODAY! We stumbled on The Cookery...More

Thank Glenn A
Reviewed 5 days ago

The menu offers a wide variety of dishes with excellent vegetarian options. Arguably the healthiest place to eat in Door County.

Thank Mr_Terbillion
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had two dinners at the fine eatery. With live music both nights, we also got to know the musicians, and really enjoyed our time.

Thank rhopper2004
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I just had a wonderful dinner at The Cookery, at the recommendation of a friend. We sat upstairs, outside and absolutely LOVED it! We shared a house salad, which was delicious. Our two entree’s (both were fish) were as good as we...More

1  Thank Jim L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our daughter chose this restaurant for my husband and me to celebrate my birthday after reading good reviews. She made an excellent choice! Our waiter was very helpful in offering wine samples from the great selection so we were able to find one that we...More

Thank Karrie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for a Friday night dinner ... Got right in at 5pm ... surprised to find several prix fixed items between 4 - 6 ...wife couldn't finish half her chicken dinner ... I went lighter with chowder, fish tacos and cherry pie. All was very...More

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came for dinner and tried to order cocktails but they were out of many ingredients to make basic mixed cocktails. Then, as we were trying to order dinner, we were told there were multiple items on the menu that were not available due to...More

Thank Tina M
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February 1, 2016|
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Response from Tiffanyjim | Reviewed this property |
I think they are closed during the winter, try the white gull inn for breakfast its very good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4135 Highway 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Fish Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 920-868-3634
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The Cookery is a family run restaurant and wine bar in Fish Creek since 1977. Serving "fresh food, expertly prepared" (Midwest Living, Best of the Midwest). Our menu features American fare with a creative twist, all menu items are made from start to finish in our kitchen. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served daily. Also offering a nice selection of vegetarian entrees and gluten free items.
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