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Jansen's Bar & Restaurant

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344 Bowen St, Oshkosh, WI 54901-5157
+1 920-231-0690
11:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the Tenderloin Sliders again and they were excellent! The soup was Potato and Ham and it was also excellent. I usually have their soup whenever I go there because Mary makes the best!!! My friend has a Perch sandwich and she enjoyed it very much. We had a couple of cocktails at the bar before we ate and... More 

Thank Correen R
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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113 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Jansen's is an established Oshkosh Bar and Restaurant. The are located in an older neighborhood on the east side of Oshkosh. They have a bar and about a dozen tables in the small dining room and bar. We had lunch and had a rib-eye sandwich and a club sandwich. The rib-eye was served open face and covered both sides of... More 

Thank OshkoshTraveler1
Kewaskum, Wisconsin
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101 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

We were very pleased with the easy parking across the street from the restaurant. There were not many customers there due to being "Black Friday" & shoppers likely being on the other side of the City at the outlet mall. Our beverages were quickly delivered, orders taken & brought to our table which was near the kitchen where we could... More 

Thank mcwheelsusdriver
Oak Creek, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Very small place that doesn't take reservations so we had an hour plus wait for our party of 7. The bartender was attentive and friendly in spite of being busy. Mixed drinks were good and affordable. Our seating was a bit tight but manageable. Food was pretty good although the fried seafood was a bit too fried. Nice service and... More 

Thank llwid
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We ate at Jansen's on a whim. I'm attracted to neighborhood pubs and the mystery that lies behind the doors of them. This one is great! Clean, quaint, friendly. We wanted to enjoy lunch somewhere new (to us) in Oshkosh and landed at Jansen's. We're so glad we did. The bartender and waitress were both very nice; the regular (patron)... More 

Thank Anjolynjan
Fort Myers, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

It has been many many years since I had the opportunity to eat here last. With a group of four we waited for well over an hour and a half to be seated. The food was not as well-made as it has been in the past. The fish didn't even taste like haddock, the salads were so minimal and our... More 

Thank Maggie R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We had not been to this restaurant for years. It was recently bought by a new owner who made positive changes. It is a best kept secret in Oshkosh...old world dining! Friendly owner/bartender, good drinks and homemade food at very reasonable prices! The menu is versatile...something for everyone: great soup, sandwiches, dinners, specials, ribs, fish, roasted chicken with real mashed... More 

Thank mollywis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Busy place but well worth the wait!! Two of us ordered their Tenderloin Sliders...they were so tender and tasty......best I've ever had!!! You can never go wrong ordering "Mary's" soups. Last night the soup was Creamy Cheesy Broccoli and it was delicious!

Thank Correen R
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

A group of six of us get together every Saturday for lunch and Jansen's is where we always go. The waitresses are so friendly and seem to know our personal tastes as far as food and drinks go. The food is always great! The soup on Saturday was Beefy Creamy Mushroom and it was to die for!!! Mary makes all... More 

Thank Correen R
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Great atmosphere. Friendly staff and friendly regular local patrons made the place feel like home. Exceptional food and drink at reasonable prices. We discovered this place by accident while atttending EAA Airventure. Recommended by a Main St bartender, turns out to be a diamond in the rough. Not so impressive outside, but it hits a home run inside. So good,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 344 Bowen St, Oshkosh, WI 54901-5157
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Oshkosh
  • Phone Number: +1 920-231-0690
You'll enjoy our casual and relaxed supper club atmosphere.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?