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643 Illinois Avenue, Green Lake, WI 54941-9750
800.444.2812
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Reservations

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  • 14
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Local favorite

Nothing fancy, about the place...but the food is very, very good. The walleye is the best in town. Friendly staff. I have eaten there for many years and the quality is consistent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Clarksburg, West Virginia
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Clarksburg, West Virginia
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Nothing fancy, about the place...but the food is very, very good. The walleye is the best in town. Friendly staff. I have eaten there for many years and the quality is consistent.

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Scott K, General Manager at Grey Rock, responded to this review

Thank your for taking a moment to recommend Grey Rock. I am delighted to see that you have found our meals and service to be consistently high quality. Our team values your comment as the best walleye in Green Lake. Thank you! We appreciate your feedback and look forward to your next visit. More 

lake villa, illinois
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

My husband and I ate at Grey Rock on July 14 to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Over the years we have dined at Grey Rock during our visits to Green Lake and in the past it has been excellent. For some reason (and it appears other recent reviewers agree) it seems to have gone down-hill. The menu was very limited... More 

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Scott K, General Manager at Grey Rock, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for Grey Rock. While I am pleased you chose Grey Rock to celebrate your anniversary, I am more than disappointed to learn you and your husband’s meals did not live up to your expectations. I can understand your frustration, especially when you are looking forward to having a lovely meal... More 

Ripon, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Came to relax and grab a bite to eat. Meet some nice folks at the bar & angel made the evening comfortable as I was dining alone. She made me feel welcome and others at the bar were helped to feel the same. The only down side was the happy hour apetizers, I know they are free food but the... More 

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Scott K, General Manager at Grey Rock, responded to this review

Peter, How wonderful to hear from you again! I am thrilled to see you returned to Grey Rock to enjoy Happy Hour, and felt comfortable with the company of Angel and other guests in the lounge. Your kind words have been passed along to Angel, who certainly appreciates such compliments. We also appreciate your honesty regarding the complimentary appetizers, and... More 

London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Food - average, wait time - too long, attention to service - not really there, skill of servers - poor. Just not professional and food had zero finesse

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Scott K, General Manager at Grey Rock, responded to this review

I am disappointed to learn we did not deliver an exceptional lakeside dining experience during your visit. Your comments regarding the meal and service do not reflect the high standards set for our team, and I am very sorry this occurred. Our food and beverage director, Alex Jakovljevic, hopes you will contact him directly to discuss your concerns further. He... More 

Thermopolis, United States
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

My husband and I dined at Grey Rock for dinner over the weekend. The restaurant had 4-5 other tables dining when we arrived at 7pm - this should have been our first sign of how bad the place was, especially considering even the bar was empty. We had a glass of wine in the bar... It was fine, albeit the... More 

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Scott K, General Manager at Grey Rock, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Grey Rock. I regret your meals and service were less than satisfactory – what a disappointment, when you and your husband were expecting a special dinner out. Please know your experience is not a representation of the high standards expected from our team. We appreciate you bringing the issues to our attention,... More 

Arlington Heights, Illinois
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

Five of us had dinner here after reading the great reviews. We were disappointed. The food was fair. We ordered the BLT Salads and there was no dressing on them. The pork chop was over cooked. The scallops bland and the boneless chicken breast was not boneless. Extremely expensive for the mediocre service and poor food

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Scott K, General Manager at Grey Rock, responded to this review

Dear Cheryl, I appreciate you taking the time to share your dining experience, though am very sorry to learn it did not meet your expectations. I can understand your disappointment, as the dinner you describe does not reflect the high quality we strive for. I have shared your comments regarding your meal with our culinary team. It is our goal... More 

Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We stopped last week for a cocktail when Angel made us feel at home we stayed for appetizers and a few more. We had a wonderful unexpected evening out. Thanks for the wonderful time.

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Scott K, General Manager at Grey Rock, responded to this review

It sounds like you truly enjoyed Happy Hour specials at Grey Rock; wonderful to see! I have shared your kind comments with Angel and am hopeful you will be stopping in for drinks and complimentary appetizers again soon. More 

Ripon, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

A group of us met at Greg Rock to catch up and relax. Though it was a Friday and no inside live music, the view and our bartender Angel was all that was needed to make our visit special. We didn't realize how busy it was with the first lobster bake of the year but Angel made everyone feel like... More 

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Scott K, General Manager at Grey Rock, responded to this review

Peter, It’s wonderful to see you returning to Grey Rock again so soon! Thank you for writing a review of your recent visit. This feedback is always helpful for us to be sure we are providing memorable and positive experiences for our guests. I have shared your kind words with Angel and our chef; we are all hopeful we can... More 

Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

You'll find friendly attentive service from Angel the Bartender and Joanie at the restaurant. Food and drinks are good...entertainment (FREE) on Saturday night makes for a fun time!

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Scott K, General Manager at Grey Rock, responded to this review

I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit to Grey Rock and truly appreciate that you’ve taken the time to provide feedback. I’ve shared your comments with Angel and Joanie and we are all hopeful you will be able to return soon to once again enjoy the food, drinks and live pianist. For something different, you may also want... More 

Markesan, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Grey Rock offers a very nice Happy Hour on Thursday and Friday's. Appetizers are delicious, great drink specials, and Angel the Bartender does an amazing job.

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Scott K, General Manager at Grey Rock, responded to this review

Rita, Thank you for such kind feedback of your recent happy hour experience at Grey Rock. You may be interested in one of our specialty events, too, such as a Lobster Bake or Dine & Sail. Please let me know if I can provide you with further information. I have passed on your comments to our culinary team, and we... More 

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Address: 643 Illinois Avenue, Green Lake, WI 54941-9750
Phone Number: 800.444.2812
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Green Lake

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  • Address: 643 Illinois Avenue, Green Lake, WI 54941-9750
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Green Lake
  • Phone Number: 800.444.2812

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