Located on Tainter Lake just north of Menomonie in an intimate country setting with a friendly, fun and casual atmosphere. Full bar, dining room, game room, beer garden, huge outdoor patio, outdoor bar and more! Featuring gourmet burgers & pizzas at a reasonable price.
-Bob & Jackie Krueger and staff

TAKEOUT AVAILABLE Thursday thru Sunday – Pizzas & Burgers!  Phone orders with credit card 4:30pm-7pm.   Curbside pickup 5pm-7:30pm.   (call  (715) 235-9927 to place your food order today!) We may be able to accomodate some lunch orders…give us a call!  CLICK HERE to view our Takeout Menu!

The Pioneer opened in July 1998. We have remodeled and built two additions, a tiki bar, a huge outdoor patio with bean bag courts, a band stage, two regulation sand volleyball courts and a challenging 9 hole disc golf course meandering along Lambs Creek.

Seats up to 80
Morning thru evenings
No Charge when ordering food and drink


  • Happy Hour M-F (3-6)
  • Late Night Happy Hour Sunday-Thursday 2 for 1’s (10-close)
  • Friday Night Fish Fry, Summer Volleyball Leagues, Summer Sunday Afternoon Bands
  • On the snowmobile trail with room for trailers
  • Our menu features gourmet burgers, smoked BBQ pork sandwich and hand tossed pizza. View our Menu


  • Open seven days a week     8am – bar close
  • Kitchen open – till 9 pm nightly
  • Late Night Menu – 9 pm – 12 am
  • Our Guarantee
    Best burgers, sandwiches, salads & pizza in the area. If you are not 100% satisfied with your meal, as always, it will be corrected or replaced.
  • Wednesday
    50¢ boneless wings after 5pm
  • Friday
    Fish fry – baked, grilled, cajun grilled or Leinies beer battered w/ handcut fries, coleslaw & rye bread