Ahnapee Brewery

The hours are: WINTER (Nov-Apr) Noon-6pm: Sun, Mon, Wed & Thurs.  Noon-10pm: Fri & Sat. Closed on Tuesday.  SUMMER (May-Oct) Noon-6pm on Sun.  Noon-9pm Mon-Thurs;  Noon-10pm on Fri & Sat.

Ahnapee Brewery played an integral part of beer-making history in Wisconsin in the 1800s & in 2013, Ahnapee Brewery was revived.   Join us in the two stall garage-turned-taproom in Algoma, WI overlooking the Ahnapee River for a fresh pint of award winning Wisconsin craft beer.  Open 7 days a week, May-October.



Bakery on State

Made-from-scratch breads and hard rolls, also a complete selection of bakery, cookies and rolls. Specializing in elegant and unique wedding and event cakes. In the heart of Downtown Manitowoc. Voted “Best of” Bakery and Bread Store for 2014!

Beans N’ Cream

Indulge yourself in our enticing selection of Ancora coffee, lattes, over 30 flavors of frappes and 16 flavors of Cedar Crest Ice Cream! Try our freshly made in house waffle cones, scones, bars and cookies. Take home a “Port Sandy Bay” pizza or enjoy our ice cream cakes and cupcakes while accessing our free WI-FI! We’ve been selling fresh Christmas Trees for over 50 years (starting the week of Thanksgiving).

Winner of the City of Manitowoc’s Award of Excellence for site development in the Adaptive Reuse Class. 1-9-09

Beerntsen’s Confectionary

A lake-shore tradition for over 80 years! Indulge in our fine chocolates, fresh roasted nuts, homemade candies and ice  cream.  Have lunch or dinner and enjoy a delicious sandwich, soups or decadent homemade sundaes  in an old fashioned ice cream parlor that still has black walnut booths and arches. Casual family dining.

Captain’s Walk Winery

A venue for vinifera, offering premium wine tasting in a laid-back atmosphere. We take the snobbery out of wine while providing a unique and lighthearted tasting education.

Cedar Crest Ice Cream

Stop in and try any of our delicious 32 hand dipped flavors of Cedar Crest ice cream, sherbet or frozen yogurt. Enjoy a cone, sundae, malt or other tasty treat. Our parlour is located adjacent to our manufacturing plant. Just look for the Big Cow on our front lawn.

Cold Country Vines & Wines

We invite you to enjoy the relaxing ambiance of our family owned winery/vineyard and the pleasant reception of our serving staff. Complimentary wine tastings, unique gifts, and more.

Music inside the winery on the weekends. Check out our events calendar for more information.

Henning’s Cheese

We are a 4th generation family owned cheese factory, that has been making cheese since 1914. Watch cheese being made Monday through Friday mornings, free, through our viewing windows. Enjoy our free museum and stroll through our store where you can enjoy a wide variety of samples, cheese, souvenirs, wine, ice cream, and more. A short 30 minute drive from Manitowoc.

Manitowoc Farmers Market

An open-air market in featuring an assortment of fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, honey, meats, flowers, bakery and quality crafts. Ethnic and heirloom vegetables are regular faire here.

The heart of wellness. Special selection of natural vitamins, supplements, herbs, homeopathies, teas, high grade body care and eco friendly household cleaners. The finest and freshest nuts, coffees, gourmet imports and Wisconsin Cheeses.

Over 250 varieties of cheese available in our retail store. Enjoy a 25 cent hand-dipped ice cream cone while browsing through our many gifts and souvenirs. Come view the butter manufacturing process through our observation window.

Relax in our coffeehouse where you can enjoy the world’s finest coffees including: Boyds, Distant Lands Gourmet Coffee Beans and Intelligensia Gourmet Coffee Beans.

Located in the Cenex Store on Hwy. 10 in Branch. Large variety of cheeses, fresh curds, string and whips,  jams/jellies, syrup, sausage and honey. Party trays, gift baskets and boxes by pre-order. shipping November-March weather permitting. UPS shipping.

The Hearty Olive

We are locally owned and operated, with an emphasis on healthy products, made regionally, and in Wisconsin. Includes a large variety of gluten free items.

We provide a unique and memorable culinary experience, encouraging you to taste the freshest specialty olive oils and aged balsamic vinegar from around the world, without ever leaving downtown Manitowoc!


An open-air market in Central Park featuring an assortment of fresh fruits, vegetables, honey, flowers, and quality crafts.

von Stiehl Winery

The road less traveled leads to the von Stiehl Winery, the oldest licensed winery in Wisconsin. Specializes in many grape varieties. Tour arched limestone production cellars containing thirty varieties of wine. Quality and price make the winery and absolute “must stop” destination. Guided tours May-Oct. Gift boxes and baskets available. Mail order available. Check out the wine of the month. Wine tastings of carefully produced, Double Gold, Gold, and Silver medal winning wines.

This family farm has been in operation for over 138 years and is known for its quality fresh produce. Picked, washed and hand sorted daily. From ‘A’sparagus to ‘Z’ucchini, in season. Best known for its peas-in-pod, sweet corn and U-pick pumpkins and strawberries. Located 3 miles east of I-43 near Shoto. Visit our website for the most recent updates and availability of produce.

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