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Mark's East Side

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1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
+1 920-733-3600
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11:00 - 22:30
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri 11:00 - 22:30
Sat 16:30 - 22:30
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Combined Locks, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant has a great atmosphere. Great drinks and the salmon was amazing!! Definitely will be coming back!

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Thank jlpontow
Appleton, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Mark's is a Wisconsin institution for Friday night fish fry. get there early, or risk the wait. Prices are reasonable, $15 for AYCE fish, other menu items available.

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Thank lolagirl2015
Appleton, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Get thrown back in time in this relaxing establishment. It reminds me of a super club my grandparents would take me as child. The bar will have you in ah with its beauty and the food has always been worth the trip. Everything is good from drink to dessert!

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Thank chrabik2016
appleton, WI, United States
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I finally got to go to Mark's for a fish fry. Because it is so popular the wait is usually long on Friday evenings. Friday, we went after 1:00pm and it was just fine. I really was surprised at the crowd, but the wait was only to clear off a table. WE both had the perch, with the lunch portion... More 

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Thank Diane W
Appleton, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food! Great atmosphere! Awesome staff. Try Mark's home Brew recipe Porter " Mark's Dark Side". You will not be disappointed!

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Thank Rick-Franki
Appleton, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food variety, cocktails and staff! We had a wait, but the bar atmosphere made it easy. The owner came bar our table making it even more personal.

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Thank Matt M
Fish Creek, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pan fried walleye yum. Stacey the bartender is awesome. Super friendly place. Owner Mark is great. The bar is very welcoming.

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Chicago, Illinois
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69 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit for lunch. I was a bit disappointed after seeing it was rated 3 in Appleton. Ordered the Sausage plate. Two pieces of sausage served over kraut with Spatzle on the side. Best part of the German dish was the salad. Sorry to say. Two pieces of sausage, one smoked and one fresh. Smoked one was heated to dry...the... More 

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Thank chris b
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Returned for a second time in December. Food was excellent whether you order German, my husbands favorite, or any other item from a large selection on the menu. Servers were efficient. Bartenders were efficient. The owner is welcoming and offers a friendly greeting as he visits the tables. We have found this to be one of our favorite Supper Clubs.... More 

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Thank Sandy W
Charlotte, NC, USA
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349 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mark's East Side is one of the classic, Wisconsin "supper club" restaurants. And like the others I have visited, Mark's is a time capsule. The bar and restaurant design were straight out of the 60's. We were seated in the main dining area, which is a separate room from the bar seating areas. We received friendly and attentive service throughout... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$25
Cuisine
American, German, Bar, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
  • Phone Number: +1 920-733-3600
Description
Family owned and operated since 1967. Marks is a long time area favorite for lunch and dinner serving hand cut steaks, fresh seafood and award winning German fare. Come and relax in our well stock bar featuring a wide selection of liquor, beer and wine. Open 6 day a week, lunch Monday thur Friday and closed on Sundays. Hope to see you soon. Mark DoughertyOwner

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