Celebrating 35 Years in Business

As Wendy and I begin our seventh year as Innkeepers, we are excited to celebrate the 35th Anniversary of Old Rittenhouse Inn and Landmark Restaurant. As a child, I can remember the “big move” from Madison to Bayfield (dad let me ride in the U-Haul with him) and how excited I was to live in … Read More

New Year’s Eve 2010 | Wisconsin

New Year’s Eve Dinner and Packages Celebrate the New Year in style! Romantic packages include 6-course candlelight dinner for two, breakfast, and champagne & sweets delivered to your room. Ask about staying a 3rd night for 1/2 price! New Years Eve Dinner by Candlelight Chef Steve creates a New Years dining experience you’ll remember for … Read More

Red Wine Tasting Weekend November 12-13

There are still two rooms left for this weekend’s Red Wine Tasting events… and of course locals are welcome to attend the events “ala carte.” Complete packages include a Friday wine tasting and appetizer buffet, a Saturday afternoon tasting seminar, and Saturday evening’s six-course Red Wine Dinner, plus full breakfasts and server gratuities. Wines for … Read More

Applefest is Almost Here!

The temperatures are dropping, the trees are turning color, and all the delicious late summer/early fall produce is arriving at the Inn’s back door on an almost daily basis. That can only mean one thing: it’s almost time for the 49th annual Bayfield Apple Festival! Now there are a LOT of Apple Festivals out there … Read More

Fall Brew Weekend Oct 29-30

We’re excited to announce our 15th annual Fall Brew Weekend, coming up the weekend of October 29-30, 2010. This is always one of our favorite events, because it gives us the chance to pair up with Ashland’s South Shore Brewery. Representatives from SSB will be at all three events over the course of the weekend. … Read More