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The Waterfront

269 Fontana Blvd., Abbey Resort, Fontana, WI 53125
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Ranked #5 of 9 Restaurants in Fontana
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Highway 67
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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Visited the Waterfront during our weekend stay at The Abbey. Our waitress was pleasant and friendly, but the food was just average and the drinks were terrible. I ordered 2 drinks from their specialty menu. The first was a strawberry cheesecake martini. Tasted like straight vodka. Bitter and sour. Not at all what I expected from the menu description. Next,... More 

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Sara S, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront, responded to this review

lmmatthews, Thank you for your review. I appreciate you commenting on the friendliness of our staff. I am sorry to read that your cocktails were not as expected. We have discussed your comments with our bar staff so that we may exceed your expectations on future visits. Kind regards, Sara Schmitz Guest relations manager More 

Chicago, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Nice selections off the menu or delicious buffet. We ate here for breakfast and dinner one day. Service was very accommodating.

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Sara S, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront, responded to this review

1Lacrab Thank you for review of 240 West. The breakfast buffet definitely has something for everyone! We look forward to welcoming you back Kind regards, Sara Schmitz More 

Aurora, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Great seating overlooking the lawns, fall colors, and lake. The food and service were good. I would go back again sometime.

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Sara S, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Karyans, Thank you for your five-star review. The harbor view with the the beautiful fall colors is hard to beat! We look forward to welcoming you back ! Sara Schmitz Guest relations More 

Rancho Bernardo, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Nice size with indoor and outdoor seating. Good casual food, especially the BBQ. Drinks are standard, but not expensive.

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Sara S, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront, responded to this review

MChris 65- Thank you for your review. We look forward to welcoming you again! Kind regards, Sara Schmitz More 

Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

On a Sunday night, August 9, we had a party of nine. We were there for the chicken dinner. It took an hour to get our food. We got one small salad to split between nine people. The chicken was overcooked and dry. The food was awful. They should not be in business.

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Sara S, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Kenny8407, Thank you for your review. I am very disappointed to read your experience, especially given the positive comments we have been receiving from others about our Sunday Chicken special. I do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back again so that we may exceed your expectations. Kind regards, Sara Schmitz More 

Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We ordered out from this place while we stayed at the Abby. The buffalo wrap, fish tacos and spinich salad were all really good.

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Sara S, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Natalie B, Thank you for your review. We appreciate you sharing your favorite dishes, and hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you again. Kind regards, Sara Schmitz More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The food was good but service was slow. The staff was a bit rude and insulted one of our guests. They messed up an order and blamed us and said we wanted free food. TOtally not the case!

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Sara S, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Sharon A Thank you for your review. I am disappointed to read that your service was not as one would expect. We appreciate you sharing your comments so that we may address this matter with our staff. We hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you again and exceed your expectations. Kind regards, Sara Schmitz More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We were a little disappointed with the service. Our server seemed irritated and never smiled, we definitely didn't receive a warm welcome. The food is not great however the BBQ chicken quesadillas were a big hit with our group. The bands were good.

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Sara S, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront, responded to this review

ILRoadies, Thank you for your review. I apologize that you were disappointed with your service. Our management team has discussed your review so that we may address your comments with our staff. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the BBQ quesadillas - they are one my favorites as well. Kind regards, Sara Schmitz More 

janesville
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My husband and I have always liked visiting the Abbey Resort. This past Sunday we decided to sit outside for lunch. We got a front table with an umbrella and a lovely view of the water. There was music playing in the background. I loved the turkey sandwich with sourdough bread and a neat green salad with cranberries and sugared... More 

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Sara S, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront, responded to this review

5Kgirl, Thank you for your 5-star review of The Waterfront. I am delighted to hear that you had such a great experience with us. I also appreciate you sharing your comments about your server, Alec. I will be sure to pass that along to his manager. Kind regards, Sara Schmitz More 

Lafayette, Indiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Came here for lunch before Independence Day and experienced very slow service. First, it took over 10 minutes after being seated to get menus. All the ice in my drink was already melted and warm when we received it. Had to be sitting there. Bottom line: took about 2 hours to sit, order, receive drinks and finally the meal. What... More 

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Sara S, Guest Relations Manager at The Waterfront, responded to this review

NSF4040, I apologize that you did not receive prompt service during your visit on July 4. While not an excuse, as you can expect July 4th is likely our busiest day of the year. I apologize for the inconvenience this caused. Should you be in the area again, I do hope that you will try us again so that we... More 

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Additional Information about The Waterfront

Address: 269 Fontana Blvd., Abbey Resort, Fontana, WI 53125
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Fontana
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American

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