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The Fireside Restaurant

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1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
+1 800-477-9505
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08:30 - 20:00
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Sun 08:30 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 08:30 - 20:00
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Wisconsin
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have been to The Fireside many times. Usually my family goes to the Christmas shows. We have done the Saturday dining only and recently saw Beauty & the Beast. I don't know why I haven't written a review yet. We clearly love the place. The food: I love their food. For many years, we just went with the entree... More 

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Thank love4connor
Iron Ridge, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had a dinner and theatre package and loved it! You get a five course meal with the theatre package. My wife had the included entre and I upgraded for a small price to salmon and scallops. Both our entrees were perfectly done. We didnt have one complaint. This is really a great atmosphere for a nice... More 

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Thank Evan526
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Went here with the kids for a nice dinner and show. The last time my husband and I were here was over 10 years ago and we remember it being very upscale and excellent. It was very disappointing and seems to have slipped so much. The decore of the dining room is very poor. The tables and chairs are straight... More 

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Thank Amanda M
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We're sorry that you did not care for the decor in the dining area. We have been updating the facility and are in the midst of a renovation. We recently finished one of the main dining rooms downstairs, complete with all new lighting, carpeting, tables, chairs, artwork and wall treatments. We are now moving into... More 

Cuba City, Wisconsin
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great variety for Sunday Brunch. Chef carved corned beef and turkey were highlights. A peach smoothie was a nice surprise to start.

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Thank Dave W
Williamsburg, Virginia
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321 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were here to see Mamma Mia which was a very delightful show. The novelty of seeing a very successful Broadway show in small theater in a cornfield in WI was quite enticing. Something were not gonna miss. The show included a 5-course dinner that fell short of interesting. The fare included a choice of a local... More 

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Thank Bern R
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback we certainly appreciate it. We're sorry that we disappointed you during your dining experience. We would like to follow up with you on your visit. Could you please email your contact information to information@firesidetheatre.com and a member of our Customer Service Team will be in contact with you promptly. Thank you again for taking time... More 

Janesville, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

We like coming here on Friday night for fish. It is reasonably priced and you can have your choice of fried or steamed cod with a wonderful peppercorn sauce. The potato pancakes are also very good. If you make reservations for 8:00 you also get a delicious dessert with your meal. They are also very good about setting up large... More 

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Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Fireside has wonderful food and in my opinion one of the best fish frys around! Great place to celebrate special moments with family and friends! Plenty of room for any size group! The theatre in the round is a unique musical experience and the gift shops are a great place to find special gifts for that special person.

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Thank Cindy6029
Stevens Point
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Friendly and tasteful environment. Staff and management in harmony. Worth the drive and planning. Thanks.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

To start this review, let me give my usual caveat schtick......I do not ask nor do I receive anything of value by any place I choose to review (or, not review). I do not inform anyone that I like to write for Trip Advisor - I want to be treated like everyone else dining in a place. I do not... More 

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midwest
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

THE FOOD WAS WONDERFUL and the performance was superb. Went with family to see the Christmas program, what a delight. A plus was the wait person we had at the Fireside.

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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
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 17:00
Monday
08:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 20:00
Thursday
08:30 - 20:00
Friday
08:30 - 20:00
Saturday
08:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Fort Atkinson
  • Phone Number: +1 800-477-9505

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