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Water House

132 E Lake St, Lake Mills, WI 53551-1605
+1 920-945-0660
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (8 reviews)
“scones” (6 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
132 E Lake St, Lake Mills, WI 53551-1605
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I love this local outlet for organic and creative food flavor combinations. They offer wheat free fare that is pure enough not to upset my ulcerative colitis,but still full of flavor. I really did not think organic was worth the extra cost until I attended...More

Thank Karen R
Rae R, Owner at Water House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Wow - Thanks K.R.!

Reviewed 1 November 2017

My husband and I had another wonderful Saturday breakfast at Water House before Halloween. Hubby likes anything with the potatoes which are always soft on the inside while crispy on the outside. I'm a fan of their bakery and their breakfast sandwiches. Coffee is always...More

Thank mls17
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Met 2 other couples here at 9:30 AM for breakfast as a midway point between Madison and Milwaukee. While waiting for everyone to arrive, we got in line to order coffee. There were only a few people in line (buying baked goods and cups of...More

Thank Theresa S
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Met 2 other couples here for Sunday morning breakfast. Arrived at 9:30 and we were told that "some" of the menu items couldn't be ordered till 10:00. It didn't make sense, since the breakfast sandwiches and bakery were available but not the scramblers or huevos...More

Thank Madison_WITraveler
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Have stopped in on several occasions for coffee and sometimes a scone. Coffee has always been very good. Scones have also been good. Offer a variety of sweets plus a breakfast and lunch menu. Nice inside atmosphere and limited sidewalk seating.

Thank Ronald T
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I've been going here since it first opened. It's super cute and has fresh, local food. The food is slightly overpriced but I've never minded. The breads are also amazing. The last few times I've been here, however it's just had a really negative vibe....More

Thank BeSSunny
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This coffee house/cafe is a great spot! It's worth the trip into the downtown area from the interstate -- only an extra five minutes of driving and it is soooo worth it. Expansive coffee drink menu, divine bakery (including gluten free offerings!), lovely salads, quiche,...More

Thank Trinity100
Rae R, Owner at Water House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

So kind of you to review us! Thank you. Glad that you enjoy.

Reviewed 7 June 2017

My friend and I stopped here for lunch. The menu varies every day and is written on a blackboard. We both had the Asparagus Gallete and enjoyed it very much! The pastry was whole-wheat with tiny spears of asparagus artfully arranged on it, and it...More

Thank luv2snkl
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This cute coffee shop has wonderful coffee type drinks, food off the menu and baked goods! Their variety of breads can be found online and ordered with a 24 hours notice!

Thank jblack3825
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Always a great place to pop into for scones and coffee after yoga class. The scones are always good and there is always other items and something on the menu for that day.

Thank Darrell P
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Questions & Answers
Roberta M
11 May 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Rae R | Property representative |
Roberta - yes, our menu is posted on our website. click on "foods". we do have a few bakery items that are dairy free and many menu options that are as well. hope to see you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 E Lake St, Lake Mills, WI 53551-1605
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Lake Mills
  • Phone Number: +1 920-945-0660
  • E-mail
Water house is a coffeehouse, bistro, and entertainment+education space in lake mills, wi offering tasty foods, crafted in-house from scratch, using local and organic ingredients. Relax and nourish yourself for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and event dinners. Savor our artisanal breads, croissants, pastries, wheat-free foods, and pies. Or browse our ever-growing market of wisconsin's best local products, from coffee and flours to beers. Join our baking/cooking classes, art events, and music.
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