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The Pines

5234 US Highway 51, Mercer, WI 54547-9765
+1 715-476-2933
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“spaetzle” (9 reviews)
“duck” (4 reviews)
“ham hock” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
German
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5234 US Highway 51, Mercer, WI 54547-9765
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a carry out of perch and German potato salad as well as an order of Wisconsin cheese curds. The service was quick, the people were friendly. At 5:00 it was already beginning to fill up.

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fun place to hang out on a Friday or Saturday Night. Live music and an even livelier crowd. The food was good although not great. Service was slow, but it was busy. The owner was a little crusty and somewhat short with me when...More

Thank WWAndrews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister has lived outside of Mercer for many years and anytime I am up there to visit I want to go to The Pines. Whether you want pizza, a sandwich, a great fish fry or the best German food for many 100's of miles...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I haven't had good German cuisine since I came back from Europe 30 years ago but this came close. It has a nice atmosphere and a fenced in area that makes you forget it is in town.

Thank Lin O
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Very friendly, owner is a real people person, very kid friendly, nice place to take our grandchildren. They enjoy playing in the outdoor area, bean bags, and dancing to the music, The Pines gets better every year.

Thank kathyscheler51
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We always enjoy the Pines. Their German food is great! The atmosphere is relaxed and enjoyable. And Irv plays a mean guitar!

Thank Mark n Debbi S
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My brother who lives in Mercer got reservations for our family for a Friday fish fry. There were 12 of us and we all arrived early so met at the outside bar where there was live music. It was a beautiful night and there was...More

Thank mtp63
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Had excellent dining experience with friends.. Very good service except not being asked if folks wished to have any deserts... and later if we wished to have ice cream, we should get it from the ice cream counter. Friendly staff, reasonably priced. Flatware being used...More

Thank J D
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My boyfriend and I started coming here when we visit the area to listen to the live music and play bags while enjoying an adult beverage and a bonfire!

Thank KimL219
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The Pines does not let you down if you are looking for an authentic German food menu (they also have a full American menu as well.). Three of us shared the ham shank, veal schnitzel, and beef rouladan meals which included spaetzels and red cabbage...More

Thank Humdrumm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 20:30
Monday
16:00 - 20:30
Thursday
16:00 - 20:30
Friday
16:00 - 20:30
Saturday
16:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5234 US Highway 51, Mercer, WI 54547-9765
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Mercer
  • Phone Number: +1 715-476-2933
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