The Village of Big Bend is located in southern Waukesha County and has a population of 1,290 residents. It is named for its location on a bend of the Fox River and is just over 3 square miles in size.
Big Bend has some green spaces in the area which serve as great recreational spaces for both residents and visitors alike. The Big Bend Village Park is one of these areas and has playground equipment for the kids, making it a great spot during the warmer months. The park also has a public boat launch that allows access to the Fox River. On the river you can either try your luck fishing, or simply jump in a kayak and have a nice, relaxing day on the water.
Downtown Big Bend is home to some local restaurants that have been serving the locals for years. Crossroads Pizza and Subs is just one of these spots and is known for their delicious thin crust pizza. There’s many different specialty pizzas to pick from, as well as other options like wraps, subs, and wings, so there’s something for everyone. For a nice surf & turf meal, stop into the Blue Heron. There’s different specials every week ranging from steak and lobster to prime rib. Whether it’s date night or you just want a nice dinner for the family, the Blue Heron is the place to be.
Big Bend is a nice little village with a lot to offer it’s residents. If you’re looking to move to the area, check out some of the listings below and contact an agent today!