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The Waterfront Pub and Grill

408 State Road 50, Delavan, WI 53115-3055
+1 262-728-4700
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cheese curds” (8 reviews)
“burger” (27 reviews)
“ribs” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
408 State Road 50, Delavan, WI 53115-3055
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had not been there for several years Big improvements since last visit Leah was our server --- great service and will return! Veggie burger was great! Salads were great-- cobb Cocktails were really good-- Moscow Mule

Thank pho2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love stopping in for awesome burger! Sat at the bar, which is a big bar with plenty of room. Manager was very nice and made sure we were happy. Can't be unhappy here, Always a great choice.

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great beer selection. Stopped in for dinner only ate half have another meal! Portions are huge we could have shared. Everything was delicious. Great place to stop!

Thank JPatrickX2
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I regularly visit The Waterfront and am sad to say the service has gone down hill as of late. It was never the fastest service but the customer service skills of the staff has always been great, unfortunately that is no longer the case. The...More

1  Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My husband and I have been there 2 times this week. He had ribs both times-very tender, fall off the bone, with a medium sweet sauce. I had Lemon Chicken pasta with capers - very good, and even had leftovers for lunch! Cesar side salad...More

Thank Donora383
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Owner is awesome ... all food is fresh , nothing packaged ! Clean inside and good service ! Definitely worth the stop , you won't be disappointed !!

1  Thank Oschlitt
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Here for work, & we decided to stop for dinner. Service & meal were excellent, HUGE portions. So good the 1st visit, we stopped again on our last night in town!

Thank Tracie L
Reviewed 6 February 2017

My family and I wanted to grab dinner outside of downtown Lake Geneva and so after driving past The Waterfront for 18 years, we decided to give it a try. If you are looking for a nice bar atmosphere this place is great. They had...More

Thank jenjmurray
WaterfrontDelavan, Owner at The Waterfront Pub and Grill, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your compliment on our bar and atmosphere. We regret to learn that we had let you down during the time of your meal, but we'd like to apologize to you. I can assure you that the lack of service you experienced...More

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Went there for dinner for a date night and had a terrible experience. I remember going there when the old owners were there and the prices and food were so much better. What we had tonight, pasta, I could have made at home for half...More

1  Thank Erica S
WaterfrontDelavan, Owner at The Waterfront Pub and Grill, responded to this review

Erica, We're disappointed to hear that your experience with us did not meet your expectations. While we are actually not under new ownership, we are going through some slight transitions. Nonetheless, we are still serving the same dishes prepared with top quality ingredients that we...More

Reviewed 4 February 2017

We recently ate dinner at Waterfront Pub and Grill in Delavan on a Friday night. We had been wanting to try the Friday fish fry here for quite some time, and we had a gift card from Christmas to use. This was our first visit...More

Thank Mark E
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We have a large family group looking for dinner on Saturday night(July 23rd) around 6pm! There are 11 adults and 13 children.Friends highly recommended the Waterfront! Could you accommodate us,possibly the rooftop patio ?? Please let me know?? Thanks! Dave Enright
15 July 2016|
Response from William O | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I don't believe they do... I will say they can accommodate you indoors... the plus side is that it could very well be HOT out at that time which the coolness inside may keep everyone happy... and who knows it... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 State Road 50, Delavan, WI 53115-3055
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Delavan
  • Phone Number: +1 262-728-4700
  • E-mail
A VERY great place to eat and have a drink if you desire. Looks accross the street to Lake Delavan. Very Friendly Staff and Yummy Food!!!!