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Honey Bear

5430 Wisconsin 70 Eagle River, WI 54521, Eagle River, WI
+1 715-479-9161
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish fry” (44 reviews)
“bloody marys” (9 reviews)
“walleye” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
5430 Wisconsin 70 Eagle River, WI 54521, Eagle River, WI
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going to the Honey Bear when we go to our place up in Eagle River. Nice bar / restaurant with attentive bartenders & waitresses. Their fish is excellent with ample portions every time we go there. There are other items on the...More

Thank 305gary
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We came for dinner and it was a great experience the bartender was awesome experience the Bloody Mary was so good and dinner was good our group had the wallet cod and shrimp thanks so much for our first but not last visit

Thank wisctraveler
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Great fish fry! Lighted breaded and good potato salad. Nice people. Go early....crowded on Friday nights.

Thank Sandy D
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

After kayaking a scenic portion of the Wisconsin River, my husband and I enjoyed appetizers and a drink at the Honey Bear. My husband's Bloody Mary was massive and even included a funyun among other yummy treats. We enjoyed the atmosphere, everything was tidy and...More

Thank Alisa S
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Has the best fish fry on Friday night. Only problem is be prepared to wait - the secret has been out forever. If you want good fish..it cant be beat.

Thank Rqueen2013
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for the first time on a recommendation. We did not try the bloody Mary's but were told by a friend they have the best. The restaurant is very small so we had to wait a while to be seated. Nice patio outdoors...More

Thank sarahkk782
Reviewed 21 August 2017

You don't have to wait until Friday for fried fish. Avoid busy times or enjoy the bar while you wait. Nice selection of drinks. Nice waitresses, friendly hostess. Nice choices on menu. All ages welcomed. Good food. Reasonable prices. Relaxed atmosphere. Good sized portions, enough...More

Thank kayn576
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We have been coming here for over 30 years..through many owners. Went on a Wednesday night..several tables open, obviously very short staffed, but the woman owner/bartender walked past us several times...no eye contact...no acknowledgement what so ever...man owner? Came from kitchen delivering food several times...no...More

1  Thank Mary V
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Ordered the baby walleye and it was very tasty! Others had the traditional cod hand battered fish fry and it's always a favorite. No potato pancakes and they don't take reservations. There is an outside seating area to wait for your table. A rather small...More

Thank Dpatter
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Went on a Friday night with a table of 12---waited an hour and it is SO worth it!!!! Started the night with drinks--not only great, but cheap!!!!! Then headed to the FISH....beyond what I thought. We got the recommendation from a local businesswoman in Three...More

Thank Ellen B
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14 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from papasmurfTucson_AZ | Reviewed this property |
I believe they open around 11am til around 9pm ...closed Mondays
Katie M
24 June 2017|
Response from AmyM409 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5430 Wisconsin 70 Eagle River, WI 54521, Eagle River, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Eagle River
  • Phone Number: +1 715-479-9161
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