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Mars Cheese Castle

2800 West Frontage Rd, Kenosha, WI 53144-7599
+1 262-859-2244
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Is you are looking for Wisconsin cheese. This is the place to go. They have all kinds of cheese... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
rjjacoballison
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New Boston, Ohio
via mobile
Mars Cheese Castle

What a unique place; they have more cheeses, meats, wines etc than I have ever seen in any one... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
William H
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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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Mars Cheese Castle is a family owned Wisconsin staple and grown tour attraction situated on I-94 between Milwaukee and Chicago. It is a castle that houses many departments including a specialty market offering more than 700 cheeses, wines and specialty items from Wisconsin and around the world, an in house bakery featuring desserts, kringles and breads (famous for its cheese and jalapeno cheese bread) baked daily, a restaurant popular for its many generously portioned cheese & meat sandwiches and featured burger and sandwiches of the month and a pub, well known for it's Wisconsin beers on tap and famous Bloody Mary (don't forget the beer chaser, a Wisconsin tradition!). Don't forget to pick up a souvenir in the gift shop on your way out!
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheese curds” (48 reviews)
“sandwiches” (32 reviews)
“crackers” (28 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 19:00
LOCATION
2800 West Frontage Rd, Kenosha, WI 53144-7599
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+1 262-859-2244
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"cheese curds"
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"sandwiches"
in 32 reviews
"crackers"
in 28 reviews
"fun stop"
in 15 reviews
"free samples"
in 18 reviews
"great selection"
in 23 reviews
"bar area"
in 12 reviews
"different types"
in 11 reviews
"road trip"
in 11 reviews
"reuben"
in 9 reviews
"take home"
in 16 reviews
"cheese spread"
in 9 reviews
"stretch your legs"
in 9 reviews
"large selection"
in 9 reviews
"bakery items"
in 8 reviews
"spotted cow"
in 8 reviews
"fast food"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Is you are looking for Wisconsin cheese. This is the place to go. They have all kinds of cheese . Plenty of souvenirs. The kids will love this place.

Thank rjjacoballison
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a unique place; they have more cheeses, meats, wines etc than I have ever seen in any one place. Allow several hours to see about half of this place, all day to see it all. Don’t miss out on the waffle cones and ice...More

Thank William H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unless you need to pick up something like a tee shirt, cheese or ice cream it's not worth your time.

Thank CardyDog
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as I knew we were going to Wisconsin I knew we'd have to stop SOMEWHERE that features cheese! And the Mars Cheese Castle fits the bill. We were there on a weekend, and early in the day. I think that would be the...More

Thank Sugargrovefarm
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One and done. I think what Mars needs to remember is they’re most likely only gonna get one shot with people. Hit it out of the park and they will make an effort to come back. Phone it in and they’ll keep on driving by....More

Thank Chefvchicago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great stop for all things cheese. Visiting on Saturday, there were samples of cheese and drink everywhere. Great cheese souvenirs too.

Thank AVGTXN
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were going to Milwaukee from a Chicago suburb and we had to stop at the Castle. We always do on our way North. If you love Cheese and honestly who doesn't it is a great place. There are always samples of...More

Thank Carol K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see on interstate 94. Located on west side of highway. As you would expect they have a great variety of Wisconsin cheeses and other condiments. They also have a restaurant and bar so you can get a good meal after browsing and tasting...More

Thank Hanigs113
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mars is a regular stop for us on our trips up I-94. They have a wide variety of tasty cheeses and plenty of free samples. They also have a nice bar where are you can get a good lunch and some cold beer.

Thank Tradewinnz
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A friend and I were passing through and stopped in. It’s not real “cheesy”! Two-thirds of the store is wine and craft beer. The part of the store with cheese was highly disappointing- only two samples!!!!! I’ve been to other cheese places where you could...More

1  Thank Laura V
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boendertwinm
9 July 2018|
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Response from marcia c | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe there is flour in cheese
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chtimi72
24 January 2015|
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Response from B. Gail W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry! unable to tell you! As the person above stated give them a call!!
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