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Timmer's On Big CEDAR Lake

5151 Timmer Bay Rd, West Bend, WI 53095-9230
+1 262-338-7710
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“cornflake” (5 reviews)
“fish fry” (21 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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5151 Timmer Bay Rd, West Bend, WI 53095-9230
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you like the ambiance is "up north rustic cabin on a lake," you'll love Timmer's. The restaurant has a quiet, clean atmosphere. The walleye was a large portion I couldn't even finish. It was done to perfection. The side dishes - vegetables - were...More

Thank la506ross
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently ate atTimmers on Big Cedar Lake. It was a beautiful winter evening with snow on the ground. The atmosphere with the fireplace blazing and the beautiful atmosphere of the restaurant was very pleasant. The food was delicious and the service was outstanding! From...More

Thank grand6
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This place really shines in the winter with its big stone fireplace. Not just an historic supper club, this place dishes up lots of fresh fish dishes made with creative pairings and sauces. I made a meal of appetizers (mussels, edamame dumplings and crab cakes)...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Great feast! This is the way to celebrate Thanksgiving! Great food it was like eating at home, only with out the fuss or the mess! Everything is fresh and made from scratch. Great salads! I loved their Sage stuffing with Wild Mushroom sauce. To make...More

Thank Jan H
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Excellent Sunday Brunch! Kewl place, friendly attentive, professional service. Beautiful location and loved the history, in the Timmer family since the 1840's (?) and even though they sold it in 2007 (and it was remodeled), they still own 3 of the 8-10 cabins on the...More

Thank mdmorrison1
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I wanted to be seated outside but none available...ended up with a few tables in the bar. Waitress was pleasant, food was okay, but not memorable. I like Timmers but it seems to have changed a bit, atmosphere not so great as it was. Rather...More

1  Thank Catriona H
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Set aside Big Cedar Lake you can enjoy the food, drinks and the view. Outside boasts patio tables and a fire pit. During the summer months there is bags toss. Great Wisconsin old fashioneds, a little heavy on the ice, but tasty. Fish Fry Friday's...More

Thank KMart22
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Timmers is in a lovely lakeside setting with an outdoor terrace. Friday Fish Fry was bopping and very crowded at the bar. Ater a short wait we were escorted to a nice table on the terrace. The waiters were friendly and efficient and the fish...More

Thank apanie
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Timmer's has a rich history as an integral part of the Big Cedar Lake community. When the buildings became dilapidated and there was a change of ownership many of us on the lake feared that we would lose this important landmark. Thankfully, due to the...More

Thank Zannah C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

From the moment we walked in the door til the moment we left we were treated like an old friend. The attentiveness and promptness is refreshing and the atmosphere was truly relaxing. I suppose I should tell you about the food now. My husband had...More

Thank Joan D
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Bill C
25 October 2016|
Response from Ron M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry i have no idea at all
25 September 2016|
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Response from RaminWI | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, they "Muddle" their Old Fashioned's. They are fantastic.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5151 Timmer Bay Rd, West Bend, WI 53095-9230
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  West Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 262-338-7710
  • E-mail
Come and visit this beautiful historic landmark! Built in 1880 Timmer's Resort was totally remodeled in 2008 to restore the original charm of this lakeside dining and cabin resort. Our beautiful lodge has fire places in each dining room as well as beautiful views of Big Cedar Lake and its surrounding pines and native foliage. Our classic menu offers homemade goodness. Salads, Sandwiches, Seafood, Aged Steaks, Ribs along with our signature dishes Chicken Wellington & Citrus Crusted Salmon! You will discover our homemade desserts are sure to please. Our wine list is strong with California and US wines that will please any wine aficionado. Summer months you will want to enjoy our outdoor dining patio..It's everyone's favorite! Let us share our love of true Wisconsin hospitality with you. Timmer’s offers live music on the weekends for your entertainment. We welcome you to enjoy and discover Timmer’s!
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