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The Fireside Restaurant

1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
+1 800-477-9505
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato pancakes” (11 reviews)
“fish fry” (20 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fireside is a great place to go see a play! They are amazing, They have the best fish fry around on a Friday night!

Thank AbbeyMac13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here several times and never been less than happy to come-The food, the service, the shows are great

Thank steve4822
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For 15 years I have been hearing GREAT things about fireside food and shows- this was NOT at all my experience. Food was so- so and show was so-so. But really was troublesome was the not so nice waitress and barely acceptable service. The waitress...More

Thank Stacey O
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Stacey, I am terribly sorry that we disappointed you during your last visit with us. We would like to discuss your experience in more detail over the phone. Please email your contact info to information@firesidetheatre.com so that we may follow up with you at your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate hear on Thursday. We had the buffet. It had a good selection of high quality food on it. We got seated and served quickly. We had wine and before and after dinner cocktail. Desert was great. The waitress was friendly and got extras...More

Thank Kurt R
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My wife and I have eaten at the Firesides restaurant many times, usually having a very good meal. Unfortunately last fish fry (now making it twice in a row) was not very tasteful. The baked fish and sauce was warm , not hot, even after...More

Thank TBreez
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

We're so sorry that we disappointed you. We would like to follow up with you over the phone about your experience. Could you please email us your contact info to information@firesidetheatre.com and a member of our Customer Service team will contact you promptly.

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We have been to the Fireside several times before but we thought we would try the fish fry for a change and Anniversary dinner. First the potatoes in the clam were not cooked enough they were hard. The waitress came with our food and we...More

Thank Steve O
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

I'm so sorry that we disappointed you during your visit with us. We would like to discuss your visit in more detail over the phone. Could you please email us your contact info to information@firesidetheatre.com and one of our Customer Service Team members will contact...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

My husband and I recently celebrated an anniversary at the Fireside Dinner Theater. The play that night was Church Basement Ladies, which, by the way, if you are Lutheran you will laugh all the more. The dinner was surprisingly well crafted with some delightful choices....More

Thank ajbukovitz
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We have gone to numerous shows, plays, musicals at the Fireside; they have a great variety throughout each year. The food is good to very good but also overpriced. For the best deal, done to a Sunday matinee...it is 4 for the price of 3;...More

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My wife and I just went to the Fireside and although the food was OK, it was the theater in the round that made the night great. The food was expensive for what we received. I think the food and show are a combined price...More

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We most recently attended the Fireside presentation of Church Basement Ladies done in the round with lots of singing, dancing and joking before an appreciative crowd. Service is always excellent and the Thursday buffet is generous and tasty. Action takes place in the basement of...More

Thank Duygger
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AlphaTours
16 March 2015|
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Response from GillyGilson | Property representative |
We are a theatre in the round that seats 650 guests so one is more than nine rows from the stage. Most people prefer the main floor but the first row of the balcony is also excellent seating. If you have specific requests... More
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carolx1950
21 February 2015|
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Response from GillyGilson | Property representative |
Wizard of OZ, February 26 - April 19 All Shook Up, April 23 - June 7 Guys on Ice, June 11 - July 19 Pump Boys and Dinettes, July 23 - September 6 West Side Story, September 10 - October 25 A Wonderful Life, October 29... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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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