The Ridge Hotel has three of the best Lake Geneva area restaurants for you to enjoy. The Chefs at our newly introduced Crafted Americana prepare succulent, handcrafted specialties to perfectly satisfy the palate of each and every guest. Have a hankering for a good cup of java or private label glass of wine? Our coffee and wine bar, bean + vine, has you covered. Looking for a meal with a view? We have bars and restaurants overlooking beautiful Lake Como with both indoor and outdoor dining areas.

We know you have many options for restaurants in Lake Geneva. The options at The Ridge Hotel are sure to satisfy any craving, from fine dining to a mighty fine burger. Relax outdoors –  enjoy the seasons (and live entertainment) at Bar 55 on the Veranda. Whether you are looking for a cup of Colectivo coffee and hearty breakfast, a weekly Friday Night Fish Fry, or a special occasion steak dinner with all of the fixings, the dining at The Ridge Hotel is sure to impress.

Bean + Vine

bean + vine is our vibrant & chic coffee bar located in the lobby of The Ridge Hotel. Whether you are looking for a great cup of java in the morning or a healthy Boar’s Head sandwich for lunch, bean + vine will be your go to place. Now featuring sandwiches, wraps, and Boar’s Head soups, we’re serving up the best food and ingredients to get you on your way. Not only do we serve Milwaukee-based Colectivo and Rishi teas, but also a variety of other heart-healthy brands such as Elemental, Perfect Bar, Suja and Honest. 

What’s a cup of coffee without a glass of wine to follow? bean + vine pours fantastic local wines from Wisconsin wineries, and also fine wines from around the world. Did we mention we have samples every Wednesday night with live music? Perk up or wine down at The Ridge Hotel’s libation station.


Hours of Operation:
Sunday-Thursday: 6:30am – 2pm
Friday & Saturday: 6:30am – 4pm


Crafted Americana

Dig in and drink up at Crafted Americana, where handcrafted isn’t just the flavor of the month – it’s a way of life. We’ve taken an artisan approach to every aspect of our menu – from premium ingredients and curious combos to locally sourced fixings and unchartered flavors. Playing into this creative-contemporary theme, the restaurant’s eclectic décor – unlike any other in the Lake Geneva area — awakens the senses to something fresh, something new. We call it CRAFTED AMERICANA.

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Crafted Americana hosts a Bump-In Brunch with our soon-to-be-famous Bloody Mary bar, perfectly mixed sweet-savory menu and a DJ dropping the beat.

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Hours of Operation:
Sunday – Thursday: 7am – 9pm | Bar until 11pm
Friday & Saturday: 7am – 10pm | Bar until 11pm

Breakfast 7am-11am | Lunch 11am-2pm
Limited Menu 2pm-4pm | Dinner 4:30pm-Close

Happy Hour | Mon. – Thurs. 4pm to 7pm
Half Price Drinks

Halfsies Nights | Tues. & Thurs. 11am to 9pm
Half Priced Appetizers / Half Priced Wine Bottles

Wing Wednesday – 75¢ Wings | 2pm to 9pm

Friday Fish Fry | 5pm to 10pm

Late Night Bites | Fri. & Sat. 10pm – 12am

Prime Rib Saturday | 5pm to 10pm

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Wisco’s Best Indoor Bavarian Biergarten

Next door to Crafted Americana this winter, you’ll find a rustic Biergarten serving juicy brats, Bavarian pretzels the size of your head, loaded potato cakes, a traditional charcuterie board, and naturally, boots of German bier.  Meet new friends while clanking your glass (from the bottom, of course) and seated at our cozy Bavarian beer tables and benches. Welcome this winter to our haus.


Hours of Operation:
Fridays: 7pm-2am
Saturdays: 12pm-2am
Sundays: 12pm-7pm


The Igloo Experience

During the winter season, frost yourself in an illuminated igloo out back at The Ridge Hotel and enjoy wintry libations & apps while cuddled up amidst the glow and snow. Our four private igloos on the backyard veranda seat up to eight people, complete with extra blankets and faux fur to keep you warm in this Wisconsin winter. A Crafted Americana server will provide you with our exclusive Igloo menu featuring apps to share and festive beverages.

November 2019 – Mid-March 2020

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BAR 55

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. The state-of-the-art twelve foot fire pit provides a relaxing setting to hangout and enjoy a drink as the day comes to an end.

Open Seasonally

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