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The Cookery Restaurant & Wine Bar

4135 Highway 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212
+1 920-868-3634
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato salad” (44 reviews)
“ginger ale” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4135 Highway 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I highly recommend the Cookery's homemade potato salad, also the whitefish chowder, or any of their soups, for that matter. It has been a family run affair for 40 years, and has consistently rated in the top 3 restaurants in all of Door County! With...More

Thank ducksoup5
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are at The Cookery on a Friday evening and I had the Walleye dish and my husband had the hamburger. The Walleye was excellent. Love the seasoning and the accompaniments. I chose the wild rice instead of the potatoes. The Asian slaw is excellent...More

Thank 3Rudes
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had the pleasure to stop in the Cookery on August 23 around 345 p.m. for an early dinner. The place is adorable. We took a spot on the 2nd floor near the window, so we could see the harbor. Dee was our server, and...More

Thank midwestscubagal
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a great experience, I had the oatmeal and my husband had the eggs. They came with the best biscuits ever and homemade strawberry rhubarb jam. Would highly recommend. Service was great.

Thank lety1756
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a delightful restaurant with a varied and delicious menu. But the best of all, for me, was that the acoustics are wonderful for those of us who wear hearing aids. Most restaurants are pure torture - so this was, indeed, a fortuitous discovery....More

Thank GKS_13
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a little lunch visit. I must say I didn't expect the flavors that I got in the cabbage,ham,and bean soup! It was delicious. I paired it with a salad which was also good except the little rotten cherry tomato (easily tossed to the side)....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice little restraunt on the main road through town. We stopped in a Wednesday at 5 pm. Happy hour was still in progress on 2nd floor with live music. We chose to sit on the main level where it was quieter. I had a fish...More

Thank ktypatt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten he many times and food from breakfast to lunch to supper was always excellent. They have local singers playing at night. You can't go wrong with a stop at The Cookery.

Thank Frederick H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So glad my husband and I decided to come here for lunch. We each had the whitefish chowder, it was excellent. My fried chicken sandwich---I could eat that EVERY DAY. Service was amazing as well. We will definitely be coming back on our next visit...More

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family ate at The Cookery about 25 years ago. With so many places to eat in Door County, we just haven't made it back until this visit. We had a great meal with wonderful service and entertainment by Katie Dahl. The one thing that...More

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1 February 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
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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