This weekend, lunch and brunch at the Essenhaus are suspended this weekend for the Essenhaus production of the Wabeno Area Players presentation of Steel Magnolias!

All shows are SOLD OUT with the exception of the Sunday Matinee…a few seats are still available.

Call for Reservations

715 889 1179

November 12 – 15, Lunch & Sunday Brunch

The Essenhaus is open for lunch this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

LUNCH SPECIAL: Forest County Fish Boil!

Brunch on Sundays, 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Keep an eye out for the myriad of wonders gracing Fridays at the Essenhaus! Follow us on Facebook for the latest news.

Lunch & Brunch October 15, 16 & 17

Sunday Brunch at the Essenhaus 10:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m.
Musical Guest, Ellie Donaldson!

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Lunch at the Essenhaus 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
BBQ by Michael

 This Friday- Fish Tacos – Lunch

Choice of BBQ Pulled Pork or BBQ Vegan Sliders….with all the goodies 10

By popular demand – Chicken Vegetable Soup and Sandwich 8

BBQ Baby Back Ribs with all the goodies 12

3rd Thursday Theatre! Thursday, October 15, 2015


Thursday, October 15, 2015

Wabeno Area Players and Essenhaus proudly present

Three Doors To Death
The Choice is Yours;
an interactive murder mystery

Wabeno Area Player Troupe: Shirley Ashbeck, Linda Harter, Bob Brown, Neal Dufour, Tim Friesen, Ginny Riley, Jim Hammond, Cheri Kuske, Carol Bartlein

Directed by Carol Bartlein

Doors open at 5…complimentary PIZZA buffet at 5:30
Performance promptly at 7

715 889 1179

Menu for October 1, 2 & 3

LUNCH Thursday, Friday &/Saturday
11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
BBQ by Michael

Join us for the premiere of First Friday Fish!

Lunch Specials:

BBQ Pulled Pork with all the goodies $10

BBQ Vegan Sliders with all the goodies $10

By popular demand – Chicken Vegetable Soup and Sandwich $8

BBQ Baby Back Ribs with all the goodies $12

10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

music by Sophie Wysocki!

715 889 1179

Third Thursday Theatre, September 17!

Thursday, September 17, 2015 at the Essenhaus

The Third Thursday Theater Troupe proudly present a series of ferociously funny Daniel Boatright Readers Theatre plays

Third Thursday Theatre Troupe: Shirley Ashbeck, Linda Boatright, Neal Dufour, Tim Friesen, with possible appearances of Jerry Bodoh, Ed Mullaney, Ginny Riley

Directed by Linda Boatright

Doors open at 5PM complimentary pasta buffet at 5:30, Performance promptly at 7PM
Tickets $12
For reservation please call 715 889 1179

Join us for the Earth Day Fair

Connie & Tim will be taking their culinary creations on the road to Rhinelander for the 5th Annual Sustainability Fair.

A day dedicated to celebrating environmentally conscious alternatives in the Northwoods. Hosted by the Sustainability Northwoods, a group dedicated to helping educate the community on different environmentally conscious alternatives in the Northwoods and keeping our Earth healthy. Learn more about Sustainability Northwoods and the Earth Day Fair here.

5th Annual Sustainability Fair

April 22, 2015

Noon – 6:00pm

The Newbold Town Hall (4590 Highway 47 Rhinelander, WI 54501)

For more information email or call 715-365-4485