The wisconsin Dells Tradition for over 65 years

Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty

We Welcome Your Family to Ours

For over 65 years and five generations later, Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty welcomes your family to our family! Your Wisconsin Dells vacation would not be complete without a hearty Paul Bunyan’s Lumberjack meal. We take extreme pride in serving the freshest family-style breakfast. Our famous homemade buttermilk donuts, made fresh every day, keep our visitors coming from miles away, just to pick up a dozen!

paul bunyans wi dells breakfast
paul bunyans wi dells breakfast


Our menu

Eat Like a Lumberjack

All You Can Eat, Family Style Meals Served in a Family Friendly Atmosphere

There’s atmosphere galore! 1890′s Logging Camp artifacts and fixtures, historic logging photos and three Golden Pine Log dining rooms. The Cook Shanty is the ideal memory-maker with great food, fun family service and unique style.

Our Family to Yours

Serving Families for over 65 Years

Large Groups Welcome

We Welcome Groups of All Sizes

Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty is one of Wisconsin’s dining favorites for over 60 years. Whether you’re a tour group, school group, family reunion or sports team – we have the space for you! Groups and tours enjoy our popular ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT meals that are designed perfectly for group appetites and schedules. Let us be your dining partner.

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