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Atlas Barbecue

1304 12th Ave, Grafton, WI 53024-1926
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (40 reviews)
“burnt ends” (21 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1304 12th Ave, Grafton, WI 53024-1926
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by based on reviews. I had the brisket and ribs, both were excellent. There X sauce was great but it has some heat and it will sneak up on you. I picked the brussel sprouts and a corn muffin also very good. I think...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A friend was in town for the US Open golf tournament so I suggested trying Atlas out. We were seated immediately given menus and given time to check them out. A drink order was taken after about 10 minutes because they have a great list...More

Thank Gregory B
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent smoked tomato soup. Really great bbq, reasonably priced and great service. Visited for a birthday, will be back asap!

Thank Jeanne H
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We stop in about every 3-4 months when we have appointments in the Grafton area. This time we decided to just have appetizers. My husband had burned tips and I ordered the Slider trio. Both were excellent. When you're in the area make sure to...More

Thank Jo A
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Best BBQ in Northshore. Nice upscale restaurant. Good bar. Definitely worth a trip. Must try all their meats and sauces.

Thank Steven K
Reviewed 29 April 2017

out-of-state Family Gathering at this convienient location in the heart of Wisconsin "red-country". Turns out the menu had great selections, including gluten-free, AND even Grilled Salmon offerings. Diverse selection of different flavored BBQ Sauces on each Table. Draft Beer selections were very diverse from accross...More

Thank bikeride2016
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is our go-to "where do you want to eat" answer. Every person that visits us in Port Washington is brought to Atlas' for a meal. The meat is always spectacular, the staff is friendly, and the service is great.

Thank crystalg564
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Love to stop every time we are in the area. There smoked meat is awesome. They have some really amazing sauces also here.

Thank bullet45
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

If you like the aroma of smoke flavored barbecue, then you found a place you will love. Many meat choices complemented with 4 types of BBQ sauce. I like trying all 4. I personally love the burnt ends. Tastes as good as it sounds.More

Thank Vincent M
michael t, Owner at Atlas Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Hi Vincent M. Thank you for your positive written review. I enjoyed reading your commentary and will share your positive thoughts with the team. I was however concerned with the rating - where there other opportunities for us to do a better job? I can...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

While we don't get into this area too often, I knew that the next time I was that I would be stopping here. It's not far off the expressway so very convenient to travelers. Looks to be a newer building and the inside was very...More

Thank Mark T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1304 12th Ave, Grafton, WI 53024-1926
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Grafton
  • Phone Number: 262-618-2181
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