Our Mission"To provide fresh cuisine for all in a rustic country environment in Wisconsin's great North Woods"
Made from Scratch"Every recipe is my mother's, grandmother's or great-grandmother's. Quality, handmade food."

Forbes Magazine: “The Birches…offers an ideal spot for an upscale dinner. Their pasta dishes are standouts…and their craft cocktails innovative.”

The Birches couldn’t be more humbled and thrilled to be recognized in such an iconic publication as Forbes Magazine. It makes us so happy to know we are helping to bring more attention to our wonderful community in the Northwoods! Click here to read article.



Happy hour drink specials between 4pm and 5pm each day including Saturday and Sunday.


Our happy hour food menu will return in spring.


Click here to view full menu!

Winter Hours 2020

Mondays 4pm to 10pm

Tuesday CLOSED

Wednesday CLOSED

Thursday 4pm to 10pm

Friday 4pm to 11pm

Saturday 4pm to 11pm

Sunday 5pm to 9pm

Cocktail hour is 4pm to 5pm. Dinners start at 5pm.

The Birches Restaurant & Bar

Contemporary Italian Steakhouse Restaurant & Bar

Reservations – especially for Friday & Saturday evenings – are encouraged. Thank you very much!

The Birches Restaurant is a contemporary Italian steakhouse in the beautiful Chequamegon Forest in Northern Wisconsin, offering fresh, scratch made food including craft Flatbread Pizzas, pastas, hand-cut steaks, chops and fresh seafood.

Owners Rob & Rachel invite to come enjoy the beauty of Wisconsin’s Northwoods and enjoy a made from scratch, healthy, fresh meal and a drink at The Birches! The Birches Restaurant & Bar near Cable, Wisconsin borders Lake Namakagon in scenic Northern Wisconsin, a vacationer’s and sportsman’s dream in southern Bayfield County!

The Birches Restaurant is located directly on a Cable, Wisconsin area snowmobile trail as well as a popular Bayfield County ATV route. Our restaurant and bar also offers easy access and free parking for one of the trail heads of the Namakagon cluster of mountain bike trails as well. Other activities for local and seasonal residents include: fishing, hunting, skiing, boating, golf, you name it the area has it! Lake Namakagon is also home to many resorts, large and small, and many beautiful and secluded vacation homes to rent year round.

Enjoy all the Area has to offer and stop in for fresh cuisine and refreshing drinks at The Birches Restaurant only 10 miles east of Cable, Wisconsin in Wisconsin’s beautiful Northwoods!