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The Armory

10 S High St, Janesville, WI
608 741 7400
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Ranked #30 of 136 restaurants in Janesville
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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- Jun 26, 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

What happened Armory? I used to LOVE going to The Armory for mother's day brunch, but I have no desire to go back after this year. Right after I made reservations I had to convince my mother in law that this place was worth every penny, but I was so wrong. The buffet food and selection has deteriorated big time... More

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We sat on the patio on Friday night there was a warm breeze, blue skies good food. We both had the fish fry I was able to have two baked pieces & one fried. I took some home for lunch the next day. Overall a very enjoyable evening.

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Armory really stands out in a town with so many chain restaurants. It's a great place to bring out of town company. The service is good, the atmosphere is relaxing and they have some unique dishes. They also have an exceptional buffet for certain special Sundays like Easter, Mother's Day and Father's Day to name a few. The buffet... More

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Janesville
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53 reviews 53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Earlier this month I attended one of The Armory's comedy night event for the show and dinner. We took a seat in the theater area for dinner so we could have a decent view. Since we didn't have reservations we were limited to certain choices out of the 60+ tables. Really? Many patrons coming in much later were clearly offered... More

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Janesville, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Very interesting night at The Armory in Janesville last night. It started out with being seated in the theatre area for the Friday night comedy show. We hadn't made reservations, and there were only three tables in the back of the room without reserved signs on them. We were the first ones there, and as the night progressed, it became... More

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San Diego, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Having moved from Janesville to the west coast many years ago, I often feel like Janesville is pretty "small town" when I come back to visit - especially in terms of "food culture". So it was nice to find a decent place that wasn't fast food, chain restaurant, or trying to be 'country'. Dinner at the Armory was tasty, and... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

My boyfriend and I visited the Armory a few weeks ago for dinner. We loved that the Armory had been restored to be a restaurant and were excited for a different kind of dining experience. The service and the atmosphere were great. No complaints. However, the food severely lacks quality. I ordered a pasta dish that was described as having... More

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Edgerton, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

In a city that has every chain restaurant known to man, it's really nice to find places like The Armory. Went for my wife's birthday and had a great meal. I had the ribeye which had good flavor and was cooked right. She had the filet which was phenomenal. Could cut it with a butter knife. Only thing that was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

my fincea a navy vet took me there for the first time it was ok neat place to go they have karoke some nights and a deck to go outside to drink and smoke but i got the shrimp dinner it was good i dont like fish he had fish dinner he said he had better

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Madison, Wisconsin
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134 reviews 134 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

We visited for the first time, to try the Friday night fish-fry. We arrived prior to 5:30, so we had the early-bird pricing of $9.95 compared to later pricing of $11.95. The staff was friendly and attentive enough - no problems there. The seating is inside the bar area - linens, cool pics on the wall of historic armory. We... More

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