Family Dining & Local Favorites

By Maggie Die

Boulder Junction is home to friendly taverns and restaurants where you can visit with the owner and get to know some of the lucky people who call Boulder Junction home. Boulder Junction is one of the friendliest places on Earth; don’t hesitate to ask locals for fishing advice, trail tips — or whether you should order one last drink. In Boulder Junction, locals know how to have fun (the answer to the last question is probably yes)!

Aqualand Alehouse
A Northwoods Gastro-Pub, featuring 20 craft beers on tap, fine wine and flavored sodas. Enjoy daily specials, wood-fired pizza, artisan sandwiches, fresh salads and hand-made deserts. Open for lunch and dinner.

Boulder Beer Bar
Homemade pizzas, full menu, sandwiches, full liquor bar & crisp beer on tap. A fun & welcoming downtown destination for the weary traveler. A family friendly atmosphere with inside seating, screened porch and outdoor patio located on Main Street in downtown Boulder Junction.

Headwater’s
The largest restaurant in Boulder Junction with a fantastic river deck so your group will have lots of room to enjoy your visit. Enjoy the ultimate in grilled taste in the warm and casual atmosphere. Located on the Manitowish River, just over the bridge, two blocks north of Downtown Boulder Junction Wisconsin on County Rd. M North.

Gooch’s A-One
Come and have a seat at Gooch’s A-One Bar & Grill! Gooch’s has a wide selection of sandwiches, salads, and dinner entrees to choose from. Bring the family and enjoy great dining in a family atmosphere. Located 3 miles North of Boulder Junction on Highway M.

Aqualand Ale House

A Northwoods Gastro-Pub, featuring 20 craft beers on tap, fine wine and flavored sodas. Enjoy daily specials, wood-fire pizza, artisan sandwiches, fresh salads and hand-made deserts. Open for lunch and dinner.

Boulder Beer Bar

Homemade pizzas, full menu, sandwiches, full liquor bar & crisp beer on tap. Open daily 11am to close. Games for adults and kids; music & friendly company. A fun and welcoming downtown destination for the weary traveler. This is where you want to be!

It doesn’t get any better than this! Enjoy our homemade pulled smoked chicken, pulled smoked pork, smoked ribs and smoked chicken wings.

Gooch’s A-One Bar & Grill

Serving broasted chicken, Friday fish fry & Saturday night steaks. Birthday parties, weddings, reunions & anniversaries. Plenty of ample parking!  Three miles north of downtown on Hwy M. Don’t miss this local hot spot!

Headwaters Restaurant & Tavern

On a hill overlooking the Manitowish River, this rustic old tavern from the 30’s provides the food, spirits & fun you would expect from the great Northwoods. Enjoy lunch or dinner on our riverside deck. Free Wi-Fi. On Hwy. M, just 2 blocks north of town.

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