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Old Rittenhouse Inn

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301 Rittenhouse Avenue
P.O. Box 584
BayfieldWI 54814
(715) 779-5111
(888) 611-4667
(715) 779-5887 (fax)
Hours:
7:30am to 10pm

About Us

A historic Bayfield bed and breakfast and gourmet restaurant offering 20 guest rooms in 3 distinctive homes. The Inn's unique rooms and suites have modern amenities including cozy fireplaces, read more
  • About

    A historic Bayfield bed and breakfast and gourmet restaurant offering 20 guest rooms in 3 distinctive homes. The Inn's unique rooms and suites have modern amenities including cozy fireplaces, whirlpool tubs, and stunning views of Lake Superior. Winter Rates starting from $140.

    The Old Rittenhouse Inn's gourmet restaurant is open to the public for breakfast and dinner year round, with lunch available by reservation for groups of 12+. When possible, our cuisine is organically grown and locally raised. Evening dinner options include 2-course and 5-course menus from 5-9 pm. Choices include soup, salad, sorbet, entree with side dishes, and dessert.

    Visit our website to check out our latest specials, packages and events including wine and beer tastings, mystery weekends, dinner concerts, and 'taste' events such as Margarita Island Weekend.

    The Chateau Boutin home is the perfect setting for a Bayfield wedding, with expansive grounds and superior lake views. An onsite Events Director is available to help plan your dream wedding.

    Visit our web site for virtual tours, videos, online availability, and reservations. The Rittenhouse Inn was featured in Gourmet, Midwest Living, Bon Appetit, Wisconsin Trails, and Minnesota Monthly, as well as newspapers including the New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Minneapolis Star Tribune, LA Times, and WI State Journal.

  • Highlights

    • Serving Breakfast and Dinner
    • Weddings, Retreats, Reunions, Meetings
    • Special Events include Wine, Beer, and Margarita Weekends
    • Wassail Holiday Dinner Concerts
    • Lodging in two Victorian Mansions and a Private Cottage
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  • Jobs

    Grill Chef
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    Experienced Grill Chef Wanted. Join the team at Old Rittenhouse Inn and enjoy flexible hours and a competitive salary. Grill Chef position is responsible for preparation, cooking, and plating of entrees and appetizers in gourmet restaurant with 40 years of history. Call Executive Chef Matt Chingo at 715-779-5111. Email gourmet@rittenhouseinn.com for application.

    Contact

    Michael Taylor
    Phone:(715) 779-5111
    Fax:(715) 779-5887
    Line Chef: AM and PM shifts
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    Experienced Line Chef Wanted.
    Join the team at Old Rittenhouse Inn and enjoy flexible hours and a competitive salary. Line Chef position is responsible for the preparation, cooking, and plating of salads, appetizers, and desserts in a gourmet restaurant with 40 years of history.
    Call Executive Chef Matt Chingo at 715-779-5111. Email gourmet@rittenhouseinn.com for an application.

    Contact

    Michael Taylor
    Phone:(715) 779-5111
    Fax:(715) 779-5887
    Grounds Keeper
    Category: Facilities, Maintenance, and Repair
    Grounds Keeper Wanted. Join the team at Old Rittenhouse Inn and enjoy flexible hours and a competitive salary. Position is responsible for lawn and flower care for historic B&B and gourmet restaurant with 40 years of history. Call Michael Taylor at 715-779-5111. Email gourmet@rittenhouseinn.com for application.

    Contact

    Michael Taylor
    Phone:(715) 779-5111
    Fax:(715) 779-5887
    Housekeeper
    Category: Hotel, Gaming, Leisure, and Travel
    A team of housekeepers works under the direction of supervisor/management to clean all guest rooms and common areas to which they are assigned on any given day. It is expected that housekeepers maintain compliance with the regulations of the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA).

    Daily Housekeeping Duties include:
    -Refreshing Stay-Overs and Full Cleaning of Check-outs.
    -Changing ...read more

    Contact

    Michael Taylor
    Phone:(715) 779-5111
    Fax:(715) 779-5887
    Front Desk & Reservations
    Category: Hotel, Gaming, Leisure, and Travel
    Old Rittenhouse Inn is looking for reservation staff with the following qualities:

    Easy smile and pleasant demeanor, in person and over the phone.
    Friendly and outgoing with an understanding of hospitality.
    Excellent verbal and written communication skills are needed.
    Computer skills including word processing, email, and internet.
    Excellent organizational skills and Ability to ...read more

    Contact

    Michael Taylor
    Phone:(715) 779-5111
    Fax:(715) 779-5887
    Dishwasher
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    The dishwasher position at Old Rittenhouse Inn's Landmark Restaurant is a great opportunity to work in one of Bayfield's most well known restaurants with a 40-year history. Applicants must be punctual, reliable, able to life 50 pounds, and have a good work ethic.

    Contact

    Michael Taylor
    Phone:(715) 779-5111
    Fax:(715) 779-5887
    Waiter
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    Old Rittenhouse Inn is seeking experienced wait staff for ''high touch'' service in a fine dining restaurant. Hours and days vary as both breakfast and dinner shifts are available with additional opportunities for service of group luncheons, weddings, and catered events.

    Desirable skills include:
    -Friendly and Courteous Demeanor
    -Dependability and Trustworthiness
    -Waiter and Banquet ...read more

    Contact

    Michael Taylor
    Phone:(715) 779-5111
    Fax:(715) 779-5887
  • Directions

    Duluth, MN - Superior, WI Take U.S. Hwy (2) East approximately 70 miles to Ashland, Wisconsin. Turn Left (North) on Hwy (13) and follow 21 miles to Bayfield and 301 Rittenhouse Avenue.