Local, regional, and national media love the Delta Diner! Here are some links to coverage of the Diner over the years including Midwest Living, New York Times, USA Today, Epoc Times, Diners Drive-ins and Dives, Triple D Nation, Wisconsin Foodie, Discover Wisconsin, Travels with Darley, and many more. Enjoy the tour!

On The Tube

PBS Wisconsin Foodie

In The Press

Perfect South Shore-area Restaurant: Delta Diner

The Delta Diner, a one-of-a-kind eatery located 25 miles inland from Lake Superior in the midst of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, has captured the Perfect South Shore-area Restaurant title with 54 percent of the vote. Since opening in 2003, the restored 1940’s diner has become a culinary destination. It’s not uncommon for people to drive…

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FOX 21 News: Roadside Diner Stays True to Vintage Vibe

Roadside Diner Stays True to Vintage Vibe Saturday, February 15, 2014 – 4:33pm By: Natalie Froistad Photojournalist: Nathaniel LeCapitaine FOX 21 News, KQDS-DT DELTA – It’s that “back in time” and “everybody knows each other” feel. “It’s an American scene. You know, the roadside diner,” said Delta Diner owner Todd Bucher. The Delta Diner has…

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Food Matters: On the road and eating well

Food Matters: On the road and eating well The Dunn County News July 17, 2013 By CRYSTAL HALVORSON It’s time to get away—the days are long and beautiful, and adventures await you all over our area, whether you are planning a day trip or a long weekend. My first thought at leaving the house always…

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Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board (NWWIB) Presents Delta Diner with Rising Star Award

Business North:  NWWIB honors Field Logic, Delta Diner 5/10/2013 Field Logic of Superior and Delta Diner of Delta, Wis., received top honors Thursday at the annual Wisconsin Business Conference sponsored by the Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board (NWWIB). Sporting goods manufacturer Field Logic was named Business of the Year at NWWIB’s closing luncheon, held in…

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Grassroots group aims to invest in Main Street

BusinessNorth.com Exclusive: Grassroots group aims to invest in Main Street 4/19/2013 by Beth Probst A grassroots Chequamegon Bay area group has a vision of creating options for northwestern Wisconsin residents to invest their money in Main Street versus Wall Street. The local investment group consists of passionate individuals and regional experts who are helping navigate and…

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Silver Spoon Winners

The Daily Press, November 18, 2006, Photo by RICK OLIVO Bayfield County Sanitarian Michelle Dale, left, is joined by winners of the “Silver Spoon” award given to Bayfield County restaurants that completed their annual health inspections. The winners included, from second left, James Cragoe, Viaggio Italiano; Mary Jung, Loon Saloon; Todd Bucher, Delta Diner; and…

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Delta Diner Dawns Brightly On

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, July 2, 2006 by DENNIS R. GETTO Two summers ago, I was driving down Bayfield County H, making the run from Iron River to Hayward and trying to spot deer before they jumped in front of my car. It was 8 p.m. and the pines were golden green in the setting…

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Diner Nostalgia

Diner’s Off the Map, Out of This World

The Capital Times, July 2, 2005 by Mary Bergin A dozen miles south of Iron River, off County H and inside Chequamegon National Forest, are the best Swedish pancakes around. They are thin and sweet enough to hold their own without a drenching of syrup. “First-time customers have to sample the pancakes,” joked the cook,…

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Hungry? Head for middle of nowhere

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, November 14, 2004 by DENNIS McCANN Delta — Todd Bucher said he has told the story so often his wife and employees roll their eyes when the telling starts again, but it was new to me so I was all ears. It was about a vacation when he was a boy,…

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Throwback Diner Restaurant

Out Of Nowhere, A Dining Oasis

Throwback Restaurant Makes A Name For Itself. Wisconsin State Journal , September 19, 2004 by KEVIN REVOLINSKI It looks like a train dining car jumped the track and was left behind in the middle of Chequamegon National Forest. The gleam of the sleek aluminum siding and the glow of neon seem a vision of the…

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Sleek, dining experience awaits in Northwoods

The Country Journal, November 27, 2003 by BARBARA BROWN MEREDITH DELTA – Who could have ever imagined that one day a sleek and shiny stainless steel 1940s classic diner, complete with standout neon lights, would appear on the back roads of northern Wisconsin? It may not be Believe-It-Or-Not material, but it’s close. Prepare yourself for…

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Don’t Expect Fast Food

Lake Superior Magazine / October-November 2003 As Todd and Nina Bucher’s Delta Diner approaches its three-year anniversary in November, it’s clear that this is no ordinary greasy spoon. It’s the result of the couple pursuing Todd’s dream of opening a classic diner like those across the East Coast that were filled with stainless steel and…

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