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Best things to do in Lake Geneva

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Cafe
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“A great breakfast, brunch or lunch option! They're open until 3pm most days. They have indoor and outdoor seating, weather permitting. They also have a great little bakery next door if pastries or homemade bread is what you are looking for!”
18 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Try the fish fry, it's delicious! You also can't beat the view of the lake.”
11 locals recommend
History Museum
“This is a museum of Lake Geneva, WI, which was settled by the rich and famous after the Chicago fire.”
6 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Serves their own beers and fancy sodas. Food is fantastic! Definitely a busy place in town so show up early. Has an outdoor patio during the summer. Try an Abbey Triple and stuffed mushrooms.”
7 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Some of the best food in the entire area, small restaurant - make reservations on OpenTable. My personal favorite restaurant in the Lakes Area.”
7 locals recommend
Trail
1 local recommends
Boat or Ferry
“Several different Geneva Lake tours to choose from, some include meals and entertainment as well. Get a history of the lake and beautiful estates along the shoreline.”
7 locals recommend
Hotel
“This location has ski hill, golfing, and spa services. Great for dining anytime and is always festive for the season”
9 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“OUTSTANDING pizza, and if you are a salad lover like I am, you will definitely enjoy this place! ”
8 locals recommend
Bar
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“No charge music on Friday night. Very nice priced menu Monday -Thursday. Good Fish Fry on Friday.”
7 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Delicious food! Although not a place to go on a budget, great for date night, anniversaries, special occasions or treating yourself to a great meal! The staff is knowledgable and know how to pair your drinks with your meal. The desserts are amazing as well as the food!”
6 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
“Wonderfully updated movie theatre in the heart of downtown Lake Geneva - lots of history in the beautiful, brick building. They sell beer, wine and deliver food to your seat. ”
5 locals recommend
Store
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“It's Starbucks! Great location for people watching downtown LG. And great coffee of course. Fireplace for those cold winter days.”
2 locals recommend
Park
“This is one of the fun hang outs in Lake Geneva. You have to pay a nominal fee for parking but it is a great beach on Lake Geneva. ”
6 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Rent a jet-ski or a powerboat and do some tubing. Lake temperature is ideal on those hot days.”
3 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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4 locals recommend