Be sure to bring your appetite when you visit the Minocqua Area—we’re home to tasty restaurants, coffee shops, bars, and supper clubs where you’ll find something great to eat any time of day. Here’s a closer look at some of the top spots for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

See a full list of Minocqua Area restaurants here.


Start your day off right in Minocqua at Great Northern Coffee Traders on Front Street, which serves classic coffee drinks as well as light breakfast and lunch items like breakfast sandwiches, organic oatmeal, and yogurt parfaits. If you’re in town on the weekend, head to Black Bear Bar & Grill, which serves breakfast from 9 am to noon on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, with favorites like build-your-own omelets and skillets.


Minocqua is home to lots of great places to grab a bite for lunch, whether you’re looking for a quick fix or want to sit down and enjoy a full meal. Otto’s Beer & Brat Garden is a European-style pub and outdoor beer garden in downtown Minocqua where you can find brats, Reubens, and more (as well as nearly a dozen beers on tap). Oakfire Pizza & Bar has great views of Lake Minocqua and serves up Roman-style pizza, salads, sandwiches, and more. (Find more outdoor dining options here.)


No trip to the Northwoods is complete without a trip to a classic supper club, and the Minocqua Area is home to several places that fit the bill. Enjoy classic dishes like prime rib or a Friday fish fry—and don’t forget an ice cream drink for dessert. Supper club fans will find plenty of places to explore, from Norwood Pines Supper Club and Minocqua Prime in Minocqua to Northfork Fin & Filet and Marty’s Place North in Arbor Vitae.