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Things to do in Waupaca

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Cafe
“Popular small town diner with excellent bakery items and a wide variety of food choices. Fun atmosphere!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Nice store, and good selection of liquor. Open to 11 PM 955 W Fulton St, Waupaca, WI 54981”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“Very Close to the Cabin. Get ice Cream at the Red Mill and meander down to Peter Nelson Park on the Crystal River”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“Little Irish pub tucked in the heart of Waupaca. Amazingly tasty food and drinks. Classy yet laid back. This is the place I go when I want to dress up a little! Groups or date night. A little more pricy than average, but one of our favorite spots!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 2 locals recommend
Library
“Exhibits on lower level. Wonderful reading area and other presentations going on all the time.”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 1 local recommends
Movie Theater
“Cute little movie theater in downtown historic Waupaca perfect for a low-key evening or rainy days! $5 Tuesdays!”
  • 1 local recommends
Beach
“Enjoy the small, but beautiful Shadow Lake. Public swimming beach, playground for the kids, fishing, picnics, and walking/biking trail next to the lake. Great views!”
  • 1 local recommends
Pharmacy
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  • 1 local recommends
Boutique
  • 1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“Lots of beautiful local art for sale. Activities for children if arranged ahead of time. Groups for adults on Tuesday (knittiing & crocheting), Wednesdays (jewelry), Thursdays (ceramics). ”
  • 1 local recommends
Mini Golf
  • 1 local recommends
Department Store
“Not a Walmart, but it has all types of fun outdoors stuff. Not far from the Romantic Cabin.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Cafe
“Popular small town diner with excellent bakery items and a wide variety of food choices. Fun atmosphere!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Little Irish pub tucked in the heart of Waupaca. Amazingly tasty food and drinks. Classy yet laid back. This is the place I go when I want to dress up a little! Groups or date night. A little more pricy than average, but one of our favorite spots!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fresh, local ingredients. Interesting and always tasty daily specials. Fantastic Mac and cheese and much more.”
  • 1 local recommends

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