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2645 Main Street, East Troy, WI 53120-1349
262-684-5138
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sun 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Chef is a C.I.A. - Culinary Institute of America graduate returning to his...
Chef is a C.I.A. - Culinary Institute of America graduate returning to his hometown to serve "great food" to a great community. His passion is providing quality food with exceptional service at wallet friendly prices. Friday fish fry with homemade potato pancakes - best in the area and all you can eat crab legs on Saturday evenings with home smoked BBQ ribs that are to die for!!! Stop in and see us in East Troy, WI!!!
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    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 5
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  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
has been going downhill

We have eaten here several times in the last 2 years, most recent being this month. The pizza used to be great. Not sure what has happened lately but the food quality has sadly diminished. The pizza this time was very undercooked, turkey "reuben" was soggy and extremely greasy and the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
Cappygirl12
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Wind Lake, Wisconsin
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Wind Lake, Wisconsin
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69 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We have eaten here several times in the last 2 years, most recent being this month. The pizza used to be great. Not sure what has happened lately but the food quality has sadly diminished. The pizza this time was very undercooked, turkey "reuben" was soggy and extremely greasy and the all-you-can-eat pasta was hit or miss. The chicken alfredo... More 

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East Troy, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

There is a very nice feel to the Grist Meal restaurant. The menu is varied and prices are not out of line. We enjoyed our meal.

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Mukwonago, Wisconsin, United States
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

My wife and I ate a late lunch there yesterday. We had fish fry meals, baked cod and fried cod all-you-can-eat. Our food was excellent, they offer quite a nice selections of side dish options. We had sweet potato fries and sour cream fires. You get a nice slice of marble rye bread and a generous helping of really good... More 

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Elkhorn, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

My DW and I recently ate at the Grist Mill, on a rainy, pre-weekend night. The restaurant had been recommended by a friend, who is fairly picky, so I thought we were in for a real treat. While the service was extremely friendly and efficient, and the dining room bright and clean, the food at the Grist Mill was just... More 

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Milwaukee WI area
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We stopped here at dinner time on a Sunday evening. Actually asked the waitress if they were still open since we were about to be the only people in the dining room. She mentioned they are usually busy for breakfast/brunch on Sundays and it was just slow. We used a "text" promotion for a free appetizer. Saw a sign on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Excellent food..the Bloody Mary was outstanding and we can't wait to come back. We are a group of seniors who goes out for lunch and fish fries every month. We will be back for lunch!!!

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wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I wrote a review 8-9 months ago and believe was somewhat negative. I had lunch today and the service and food were excellent. Meatloaf sandwich with grilled veggies instead of potato. The veggies were prepared beautifully and were generous.. The sandwich was first class served with bacon and a side sauce on delicious homemade bread. I plan to return soon... More 

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Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Stopped for a visit one evening and ordered a large pizza. After 1 slice I started to eat the second when I chewed on a rather large piece of plastic. I pointed it out to the very young waitress who said she was sorry. I believe it must have come from the top of a zip closer on a bag.Seemed... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I often go here after golf league, they have a big screen TV for watching the games in the bar and usually have drink specials, 2 for 1, or half price taps, or something like that. They also have both bone in and boneless wings on Tuesdays, very big, cheap, and tasty with several types of flavors and sauce. The... More 

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East Troy, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Everything on the menu is "stacked" and added to….burgers are tall with many extras, sandwiches are big. The chicken alfredo pizza was quite good. The short ribs (stacked) got a good review from my friend. The service turned slow right after we placed our order- 2 servers for about 16 tables (only 5 tables were occupied when we arrived on... More 

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Additional Information about The Grist Mill

Address: 2645 Main Street, East Troy, WI 53120-1349
Phone Number: 262-684-5138
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  East Troy
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 4 - 26
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2645 Main Street, East Troy, WI 53120-1349
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  East Troy
  • Phone Number: 262-684-5138

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 26
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Chef is a C.I.A. - Culinary Institute of America graduate returning to his hometown to serve "great food" to a great community. His passion is providing quality food with exceptional service at wallet friendly prices. Friday fish fry with homemade potato pancakes - best in the area and all you can eat crab legs on Saturday evenings with home smoked BBQ ribs that are to die for!!! Stop in and see us in East Troy, WI!!!
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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