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Little Fat Gretchen

108 S Main St, Waupaca, WI 54981-1544
+1 715-258-0132
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (29 reviews)
“meatloaf” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
108 S Main St, Waupaca, WI 54981-1544
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was here for a breakfast work meet. Staff was wonderful as well as the food!! Love the bottomless cup of coffee and the choices for dessert!!

Thank Tracey B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff. The name of the restaurant is based on a book from 1934 titled LITTLE FAT GRETCHEN. When your feet are tired from shopping, it is a perfect rest stop.

Thank Rose B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I like all the food here it’s a great place for breakfast or lunch. Save room for dessert because the pies are the best in town.

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Whenever we’re in town this is one of our favorite stops- the menu while not huge has a nice selection- their food is prepared with a unique blend of ingredients put together which I find so unusual but delicious & professionally prepared - the atmosphere...More

Thank linda s
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Went here thinking it was something special??< Hmmmm FOOLED AGAIN turned out to be just another Gressy spoon, still can't understand why so many people enjoy this type of food??? Nothing special to choose from ( Quiche, fresh fruit, REAL BAGELS, etc.) just the same...More

Thank F3971JFmariet
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Love the coffee and mochas. Also love the specials always changing and always yummy! I have ate there many times and have never been disappointed.

Thank Lisa Z
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We stopped for lunch and were blown away by what a charming little place this is. It's obviously the place to be for the locals, and the food is so delicious that I can see why. We had sandwiches and the waitress was friendly and...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 13 October 2017

there is a nice selection of sweets here. I really enjoyed my bacon pancakes with syrup. sort of a two for one thing.

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Visiting my best friend we stopped here for lunch. I ordered corned beef hash which was available all day. It was delicious the eggs were cooked perfect. The coffee was excellent. Staff was pleasant. They have fresh baked pastries and pies. Cute ambiance. Definitely worthwhile.

Thank JLWallace80
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Took parents out for lunch had the chicken bacon ranch wrap it was great. Waitress was very pleasant also

Thank Albert R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 S Main St, Waupaca, WI 54981-1544
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waupaca
  • Phone Number: +1 715-258-0132
All of our bakery is homemade. With that in mind please give us a 24 hour notice when ordering desserts. We have very unique and delicious daily breakfast and lunch specials. We would love to serve you.
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