The pizza slingers at Papa John's toss each doughy discus by hand, and top their signature sauce with decadent mozzarella, fresh vegetables, and quality meats. Pie Picassos design two pies with up to two toppings each, and can commission a portrait of baby portobello mushrooms and spicy italian sausage posing against a backdrop of chewy crust or forge a blend of three cheeses smattered with crispy bacon. Tongues tiring of pizza's circular logic can take between-bite breaks with a side of breadsticks or parmesan-garlic breadsticks. A splashy two-liter beverage keeps taste buds on their toes. Order online to arrange a pickup or delivery, or visit a Papa John's location to dine right where the cheese sticks are harvested.
Family-owned and exceedingly friendly, Julie's Café has been serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner for more than two decades, with years of experience catering events in the Green Bay area. The homey décor at both restaurants compliments the home-style comfort cuisine featured on the menu. Both locations serve breakfast all day, dutifully doling out omelettes ($5.75–$8.95) and ensuring that the every flapjack ($1.99–$2.99 for one) meets the federal single-flip minimum. Quell noon-sized hungers with a savory sandwich or burger ($5.50–$7.25), or dive dinner fork-first into pasta and stir-fry dishes ($5.25– $8.99).
The chefs at The Pancake Place prepare classic American dishes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A roster of 20 pancake types served throughout the day lets late risers and vampires alike sink fangs into a full stack of three oreo pancakes ($5.95) or a single fudge-drizzled banana-split pancake ($5.50). Revel in the down-home goodness of the stuffed hash browns ($7.75), or triple up on tastiness with the ham, egg, and cheese melt on grilled sourdough ($6.95). Dinnertime diners can experience the Platonic ideal of a burger with the Greek-inspired gyro cheeseburger, a quarter-pound beef patty topped with gyro meat and served with a helping of fries cooked to order ($6.35).
Taste buds stand at attention at Lotus Restaurant, eagerly awaiting zesty Chinese and Thai platters summoned to tables or spicy cuisine snagged from the lunch buffet's daily-rotating trove. Morsels of beef, chicken, or pork bask in hearty ladles of pho noodle soup ($7–$9), laced with crushed garlic and cilantro. For slightly spicier sips, guests can net a medley of shrimp, scallops, mussels, squid, and scantily clad ship figureheads in spoonfuls of the tom yum Talay's hot and sour broth ($15). Golden-fried sweet and sour chicken ($9.50) balances savory flavors against tangy pineapples and assorted veggies, and a roster of curry dishes ranges from peppery green ($11) to sweetened mango ($12).
The staff at Big Apple Bagels toasts bread and bakes 18 different flavors of low-fat and low-cholesterol bagels using a classic recipe before slathering them with 10 different flavors of cream cheese or topping them with deli meats, cheeses, or breakfast favorites. The team also bakes cake-like muffins made with soybean oil, which produces a sweet treat low in cholesterol. Fresh-brewed coffee complements both the sweet and savory menu items while fueling heated discussions about the bagel’s natural enemy, time.