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Simple

525 Broad St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147
262-248-3556
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Ranked #1 of 75 restaurants in Lake Geneva
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
Description: New breakfast and lunch restaurant. Locally grown food.
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English first
Germantown, Wisconsin
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85 reviews 85 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

We ate here due to the good reviews and the concept of locally sourced ingredients. Even though we were there in the off season there was a wait so we checked out their bakery next door. Both of our meals were good, but neither was very hot - like they had been sitting before being brought to the table. My... More

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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

This quaint little restaurant is often overlooked because it is not on main street. It is just a few blocks off. Next door is the Simple Bakery as well. The food selection is very fresh and amazing. I live a few blocks away and eat here often. It is not a place where you will find a typical greasy diner... More

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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

I have been to Simple many times, and every meal I have eaten there has been of quality. Simple's philosophy is to source ingredients as locally as possible and I appreciate that. The restaurant itself is very open and light-filled, and the decor clean and unfussy. The food is nicely presented and portions are on the generous side. Great tea,... More

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Fontana, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

I use to be a fan. Lately it seems like they aren't caring as much about the quality of the food. Today proved it.I ordered a mushroom omelet. It smelled like manure. I'm not sure if the mushrooms were not washed or what. My husband had pancakes and sausage. I should've played it safe too. left there sick to my... More

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McFarland, Wisconsin
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Simple was my favorite restaurant in Lake Geneva. As the name implies, their food is simple, authentic and clean. I started off with a cup of the best cream of mushroom soup I've had in a long time. It was creamy with a balanced mushroom flavor and was served with a home baked roll from the bakery next door. I... More

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Burlington, Wisconsin
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51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

I enjoyed lunch at Simple recently with an aunt that I had not seen in a while. Since we both had the week off for Spring Break, we decided to meet at Simple for lunch. I always enjoy eating at Simple because of the simple menu, fresh food, friendly service, and cleanliness. This time did not disappoint! We decided to... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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48 reviews 48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Recently visited this restaurant with a colleague for business meeting. So, off the bat this is not a restaurant for business meetings; little too loud. Having said that, if you are visiting Lake Geneva and looking for something filling, healthy and that caters to vegetarians and 'meatarians' alike, this is your place-to-be-at. We were promptly seated and attended on. Even... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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63 reviews 63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Unique food and an artistry atmosphere. Simple potatoes are amazing. Gluten free options on the menu. Great service. You have to go to the bakery next door and get some yummy bread and bakery.

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Love Simple and its wonderful breakfast and lunch menu. If you are looking for something above the ordinary - go to Simple... you will be blown away :)

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Columbus, Ohio
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We were looking for a good place to enjoy lunch while in Geneva, and I'm SO glad the hotel recommended Simple. The decor is so cute - I love the color scheme! I am a very picky eater when it comes to dining out - I like fresh, real food. Simple seems like they value using good ingredients, and nothing... More

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