Your Outdoor Dining Guide: Eating Al Fresco in Walworth County

Summer looks a little different this year, but there are still plenty of Walworth County outdoor dining establishments ready to welcome you and your family!!

Restaurants have been hard at work developing safer new procedures to serve your family during this uncertain time, and outdoor dining–especially on a patio or deck– is a part of that plan for many of our favorite spots.

COVID 19 note: Restaurants are regularly modifying their hours and offerings. Please call ahead with each establishment to confirm operations are normal.

Enjoy the food and fresh air!

Apple Barn Orchard & Winery – Menu

Pick your own strawberries, apples and pumpkins at this Elkhorn orchard. Sample wines in the outdoor tasting room among the beauty of the orchards.  

Hours: Friday-Sunday 10am-4pm 

Bar 55 at The Ridge – Menu

Located on the Poolside Veranda at The Ridge, BAR 55  is a trendy place to enjoy food & drink specials, live weekend entertainment and breathtaking views of the wooded slopes and shores of Lake Como. Sip from a specialty cocktail while you take in a rose-colored sunset on the new outdoor veranda.

Hours:

Sunday – Thursday: 12pm-9pm (food service until 6pm)

Friday – Saturday: 12pm-10pm (food service until 8pm)

The Bottle Shop – Menu

The Bottle Shop offers a unique mix of Wines, Beers, Spirits and Soda Pop from small producers both to enjoy in the lounge or patio or for you to take home.

Hours:

Sunday-Tuesday 11am-6pm

Wednesday-Thursday 11am-7pm

Friday-Saturday 11am-8pm

Champs Sports Bar & Grill – Menu

Champs Sports Bar & Grill is the place to be all year-round. Doors are open from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. Kitchen is open until 8:00 p.m. Champs specializes in food, drink, entertainment, and an award winning beer garden to accommodate those who wish to enjoy the outdoors (weather permitting)

Hours: Daily 10am-2pm (food service until 8pm)

Clubhouse Grill at Abbey SpringsMenu

Clubhouse Grille will be open for lunch dining room service Wednesday through Sunday, 11am-4pm. Dinner will be offered Friday through Sunday, 5pm-8pm. Reservations are highly suggested, but not necessary. Please note inside or outside seating as a preference when making a reservation. When you come to dine, please check in with the host and we will seat you at your table.

Hours: 

Lunch: Wednesday – Sunday 11am-4pm 

Dinner: Friday – Sunday 5pm-8pm

East Troy Brewery – Menu

East Troy Brewery, established late in 2018 in the former State bank of East Troy building on the Village of East Troy Historic square dating back to 1892. Enjoy craft brews and fresh takes on pub fare inside or on the patio. 

Hours:

Wednesday-Saturday 4pm-9pm

Sunday 2pm-6pm

Egg Harbor – Menu

Egg Harbor Café’s friendly and attentive service adds to the informal ambiance that consistently welcomes guests, whether first-time visitors or long-time friends. The relaxed, inviting atmosphere attracts a broad range of guests – businessmen and women, families with young children, groups of teens, book clubs, friends, neighbors and more – all types of people and groups have become loyal, valued Egg Harbor Café customers.

Hours: Daily 7:30am-1:30pm

Elegant Farmer – Menu

The Elegant Farmer of Wisconsin is your source for Gourmet Pies, Wisconsin Cheese, Cider-Baked Hams and Gourmet Gift Baskets! We ship throughout the US!

Hours: Daily 10am-6pm

Fitzgerald’s Genoa Junction Menu

Located in a historic Octagon House, Fitzgerald’s serves its famous fish boil year-round. All food is prepared outdoors, year round, regardless of what the weather brings! All you can eat.

Hours:

Wednesday-Thursday 5pm-8pm

Friday-Saturday 5pm-9pm

Sunday: 3pm-8pm

Gino’s East – Menu

Chicago’s original deep dish pizza served overlooking beautiful Lake Geneva. Also offering sandwiches, salads, pastas and entrees. 

Hours:

Sunday-Thursday 11am-9pm

Friday-Saturday 11am-10pm

Gordy’s Surf ShackMenu

Located in the heart of Fontana’s Lakefront, serves up grilled burgers, hot dogs, brats and chicken sandwiches all combined with an awesome condiment bar for you to customize the way you want! French fries, old fashioned scooped ice cream, and much more including beer, wine, bloody marys and margaritas are also served in the shack. If you are looking for a casual place to grab a quick lunch on the lake, the Surf Shack is the place to go. 

Hours:

Sunday-Thursday 11am-6pm

Friday-Saturday 11am-7pm

Jones Market Dairy Bar – Menu

At the Jones Dairy Bar, they have teamed up with another great local Wisconsin company, Cedar Crest Ice Cream, to bring you an array of small batch ice cream flavors that’s sure to please. The Jones Dairy Bar features hand-dipped cones, delicious ice cream floats and “Sundaes of the Month” spotlighting seasonal flavors and topping galore. Bring the entire family, including your dog because they have doggie cones and fresh water in a dish to cool your pooches’ palate.

Hours:

Tuesday-Friday 10am-6pm

Saturday 9am-5pm

Lake Geneva Cruise Line Menu

There is no better way to experience Geneva Lake than on board a narrated boat tour with Lake Geneva Cruise Line. Choose from a wide variety of unique sight seeing tours that all provide an up close view of the beautiful estates and mansions that line the shores. Whether you are looking for a historical tour that tells about the famous names that settled in the area or a relaxing sit-down evening dinner cruise, Lake Geneva Cruise Line truly has something for everyone.

Tour Schedules

Lookout Bar & Eatery at Lake Lawn Resort – Menu

Accessible by land or lake, The Lookout Bar & Eatery is your dockside destination for cold brews and good eats. You will be smooth sailing while you relax with your favorite cocktail or Wisconsin beloved brew, Spotted Cow. Our menu features a vibrant combination of traditional pub food featuring our very own true to Wisconsin fried cheese curds as well as Chef’s own style Buffalo wings.

Hours: Daily 8am-10pm

Northleaf WineryMenu

Award winning wines – one to suit every taste – in an historic 1850 tasting room and patio

Hours:

Monday: Tap Room/Deck 11am-9pm, Winery closed
Tuesday: Tap Room/Deck 11am-7pm, Winery closed
Wednesday: Winery/Deck 11am-9pm, Tap Room closed
Thursday: Winery/Deck 11am-7pm, Tap Room closed
Friday: Winery 11am-7pm, Tap Room/Deck 2pm-9pm
Saturday: Winery 11am-7pm, Tap Room/Deck 2pm-9pm
Sunday: Winery/Tap Room/Deck 11am-5pm

Pedal and CupWebsite

Bike rentals on the beautiful Wisconsin White River Trail. Premium Purple Door Ice Cream, Blended House Coffee, Smoothies, handcrafted Wisconsin Gifts. A short 5 min drive north of Lake Geneva, WI on Hwy 120 in the Historic 1911 Springfield Train Depot.

Menu: Subject to Avaliability 

Hours:

Friday-Saturday 10am-6pm

Sunday 11am-5pm

Pier 290 Menu

PIER 290 offers a unique opportunity to enjoy the only lakeside dining on Lake Geneva. The menu showcases local food and a wine list.

Hours:

Sunday-Thursday: 11am–9pm

Friday-Saturday: 11am–10pm

Popeye’s on Lake Geneva – Menu

Nestled on the shore of Lake Geneva, Popeye’s offers a spectacular casual dining experience for all sizes. The menu features everything from juicy burgers and sandwiches to hand-cut steaks and seafood. Our specialties- flame roasted chicken and Friday Fish Fry make us a “must-do”!

Hours: Wednesday-Monday 12pm-8pm

Rosewood – Menu

Rosewood begins their 3rd season of SUNSET ON THE PATIO committed to securing exceptional musicians in an intimate setting, providing for a quality listening experience every Sunday evening from 5:00pm to 9:00pm – rain or shine – with comfortable seating on the 4,000 square foot patio, cabana bar and fire pits. Casual grilled food and beverages are available at reasonable prices.

Tickets

Hours: Sunday 5pm-9pm

Royal Oak Farm Orchard – Menu

Royal Oak Farm is a 160-acre apple orchard that features over 16,000 apple trees with over 29 different apple varieties. We also grow raspberries and pumpkins and offer a farm kitchen serving lunch and dinner. 

Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10am-4pm

Sperino’s Pepperoni Pub – Menu

The Pub is the place to be for an express or relaxed lunch or dinner dine-in experience!  Our original Italian handmade pizza from the crust up has been an Elkhorn favorite since 1967!

Hours: Monday-Saturday 11am-9pm

Sprecher’s Pub – Menu

Sprecher’s Restaurant & Pub is locally owned and operated with a commitment to using the freshest, locally-sourced ingredients in our scratch kitchen. We serve 14 World-class Wisconsin brewed beers and 4 gourmet sodas on tap from Sprecher Brewery

Hours: Daily 11am-10pm

Staller Estate Winery – Menu

Staller Estate Winery produces only grape wines from winter hardy varietals. Relax and sample the wines in their outdoor tasting area accompanies by a delicious charcuterie tray!

Hours: Daily 11am-6pm

Stillwater Coffee Company – Menu

Stillwater Coffee Company is a locally owned coffee shop & cafe in Elkhorn Wisconsin.  We offer coffee drinks & specialty teas, as well as seasonal drinks to enjoy.  We have lighter menu items for breakfast & lunch, including baked goods, salads, and sandwiches.  

Hours:

Monday-Friday 6am-4pm

Saturday-Sunday 7am-3pm

The Waterfront at The Abbey Resort – Menu

The Abbey Resort’s very own Waterfront restaurant is known for its casual, laid-back vibe. It’s the perfect place to unwind, either on the patio or indoors, and serves lunch, dinner and drinks.

Hours:

Sunday- Thursday 11am – 11pm 

Friday & Saturday 11am – 1am

The Village Supper Club Menu

The Village Supper Club, Delavan Lake’s only restaurant, invites you to join them for a taste of American and Italian cuisine. All menu items are made from scratch and are prepared using the freshest ingredients to offer you the best flavors of Southeastern Wisconsin. 

Hours: 

Tuesday-Thursday 3pm-9m

Friday-Saturday 3pm-10pm

Sunday 11:30am-9pm

Enjoy the food and fresh air! For a complete list of Dining options in Walworth County, please visit www.VisitWalworthCounty.com.

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