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The Cookery Restaurant & Wine Bar

4135 Highway 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212
+1 920-868-3634
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“potato salad” (46 reviews)
“ginger ale” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Wine Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4135 Highway 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

My sons and I don't get to see each other very often or for very long, and when we do, we try to make the best use of the time possible. On October 21, 2017, one of my sons wanted to take a little ride...More

1  Thank marilynjlay
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

WOW that was the best oatmeal I've ever had. I look forward to my next trip up so I can order it again. Door county cherries, chopped nuts and brown sugar in perfectly cooked oatmeal. What a great surprise the combination of flavors was.

Thank Kathy O
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Got into the Cookery the day it was shutting down for the season. This place is consistently busy. Prepare to wait, but be assured, your time will be rewarded. Delicious breakfast of Cherry Pancakes. Finished by 11am and did not feel hungry until 7pm. Get...More

1  Thank KevinK5211
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

If you think the White Gull Inn is the only place for breakfast in Fish Creek, you’re wrong. I couldn’t do cherry pancakes two days in a row, but wish I had after seeing them. My omelet was fantastic, next time... cherries.

Thank Ttreats
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Check out their website. It definitely helped me in deciding where we should go. Everything was delicious, right down to the Strawberry, rhubarb jam was super with the biscuits I ordered. We caught them on their last day for the season. Looking forward to eating...More

Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We had reservations at a different restaurant, but the weather kept us closer to the inn. We were able to walk right over to The Cookery and be seated right away on a Friday night at 6:00. We were provided with granola rolls that were...More

Thank Labomba461
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for breakfast before hiking at peninsula state park. He got an omelet & I got the farmers breakfast. The breakfast potatoes were amazing & the warm biscuits with the starwberry rhubarb jam was perfect! Can't wait to come back!

Thank Samantha F
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Our group of six ladies enjoyed a wonderful local breakfast - food comes from local businesses/farms/etc. I had a wonderful mushroom omelette with pumpkin bread and applesauce! I was so excited to have leftovers to enjoy the next day too!

Thank Erica T
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Walking distance from our accommodations. Friendly staff and excellent service. Great choice for breakfast. Bought some of the cherry jam that is made at the restaurant and served with breakfast.

Thank unme5063
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We happened across the Cookery while looking for a breakfast spot. We shared an excellent omelet and an order of hash browns. Plenty for both of us! The coffee was really good (and hot) and our server was so friendly. We would definitely eat at...More

Thank Carol O
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2 February 2016|
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Response from Tiffanyjim | Reviewed this property |
I think they are closed during the winter, try the white gull inn for breakfast its very good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4135 Highway 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Fish Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 920-868-3634
  • E-mail
The Cookery is a family run restaurant and wine bar in Fish Creek since 1977. Serving "fresh food, expertly prepared" (Midwest Living, Best of the Midwest). Our menu features American fare with a creative twist, all menu items are made from start to finish in our kitchen. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served daily. Also offering a nice selection of vegetarian entrees and gluten free items.
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