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1201 Madison St, Beaver Dam, WI 53916-2629
+1 920-885-2121
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Waupun, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I love this place for fish. Their poor mans lobster is my favorite. You get a good amount for the money. Bartenders and wait staff are all very friendly. Well worth the drive.

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Thank dekohl
Juneau, Wisconsin
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64 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This neighborhood tavern has good burgers and a nice Friday fish fry. They have a separate back room that is nice for parties and for buffet set ups. Local characters add to the charm of this place. The prices are reasonable and the food is very good.

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Thank Greg V
Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Great food and good service. Always see people you know and John is the consummate host. That's my story and I'm sticking to it.

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Thank Corngod
Greenfield, Massachusetts
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Variety of home cooked meals and sandwiches. Friday night fish fry and the French dip sandwich particularly good. Be sure to try the brew city fries. Wine is only so so. Service is always friendly and efficient even if it is crowded. Owner is mostly there and takes the trouble to chat and ask if your meal is okay. Nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 Madison St, Beaver Dam, WI 53916-2629
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Beaver Dam
  • Phone Number: +1 920-885-2121

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?