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Sheila Mae's Town Fryer

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116 North Main Street, Burlington, WI 53105
262-763-9940
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Dining options: Breakfast

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Traditional small town diner

Loved the place for its traditional charm. A counter with locals exchanging views on various issues, booths and tables. I had a good sized breakfast of tasty food, refilled coffee and time for an unrushed chat. Service was good and the place plenty busy.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Loved the place for its traditional charm. A counter with locals exchanging views on various issues, booths and tables. I had a good sized breakfast of tasty food, refilled coffee and time for an unrushed chat. Service was good and the place plenty busy.

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Burlington, Wisconsin, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The "Burly Breakfast" never disappoints. Good diner style food, good service, and good prices ...nothing fancy just good food and lots of it!

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Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Popular place for delicious breakfasts and lunch. Classic American breakfast and lunch choice. Good service and Good Vallue. Cash only.

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Burlington, Wisconsin, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

Small restaurant with good sized portions. The ambiance is nice with lots of small town folk gossip. It almost feels like you are in some sort of movie. The service is adequate and the food is acceptable.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I took my kids here for breakfast one morning. There was a wait for a table. The place is excessively small and too cramped to be comfortable. I ordered scrambled eggs and pancakes. There was a hair cooked into my eggs, the pancakes were not the best either. The silverware was dirty. The air in the place is thick with... More 

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Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Went here yesterday for the first time. Fast and friendly service and good food. Need to pay with cash or local check (no credit cards accepted). Would go back again. The sunroom was cozy, even on a bitterly cold February morning.

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Plano, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This was my wife's first visit and my first in a long time to this longtime Burlington landmark. It is a small comfortable restaurant with an abundance of local flavor. We were there for a late breakfast. It is a seat yourself. Our first disappointment was that we were not greeted when we entered and then basically sat ignored for... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Breafkast was fast, fresh, and well made. Cash or check only but they do have an ATM. For diner style breakfast this is top notch. Well made Eggs Benedict, good hashbrowns and sausage. French toast was ok.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We showed up at about 11:45, they closed at 12:00 for the day. They welcomed us in anyway, our order showed up steaming hot and super fresh minutes after ordering and was one of the best skillets I've had in a long time. Staff was great and friendly! Definately worth the trip

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Arriving around 130 from a long trip on the road we found the food to be very fresh. Closing time was 200. The two waitress took care of the whole restaurant. The service was quick and pleasant. Large portions of pork loin sandwich was chicken tenders were fresh and hot. The potato cheese soup was thick and full of potatoes.... More 

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Address: 116 North Main Street, Burlington, WI 53105
Phone Number: 262-763-9940
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Burlington
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: 116 North Main Street, Burlington, WI 53105
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: 262-763-9940

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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