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Highland House

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Mexican, Caribbean, Hamburgers, Grill
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12741 N Port Washington Rd, # 13W, Mequon, WI 53092-3329
+1 262-243-5844
Today
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout

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Visitor rating
  • 37
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
"Great Meal"

The diversity of the menu assures there is something for everyone in the family. My wife and I were not disappointed in our meals. Be sure and ask about the heat of the spices when you order to assure you will enjoy your meal. My wife ordered Shrimp Alfredo only to discover the shrimp were prepared... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
Bruce M
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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Bar scene
  • Entertaining clients
  • Families with children
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Very nice place. Great menu. Could very well be the best restaurant in the Mequon area. Never have had bad service and the outside dining is nice.

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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

The diversity of the menu assures there is something for everyone in the family. My wife and I were not disappointed in our meals. Be sure and ask about the heat of the spices when you order to assure you will enjoy your meal. My wife ordered Shrimp Alfredo only to discover the shrimp were prepared different from the normal... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This is a good place to go for Mexican Food. The parking lot can look full but that doesn't necessarily mean that you will have to wait to be seated. We've been there twice and it was busy both times. We were seated right away. The service was rather slow but we took into consideration that they were very busy.... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

With a menu that has something for everyone in the family (burgers, salads, Mexican, kid menu), Highland House is a favorite in the area. Lively Caribbean decor with nice outdoor dining areas and fireplaces. Good tap beer selection and fun cocktails as well (my Bloody Mary was garnished with some sort of string cheese - very Wisconsin). The Mahi Mahi... More 

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Mayville, Wisconsin, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

After driving past this restaurant multiple times, I did not realize it was a Mexican restaurant when we stopped and agree that I was confused by the theme inside compared to the logo and name outside. BUT...that didn't matter. The variety of food, from Mexican to traditional burgers, chicken, etc. was vast. Everyone ordered something different in our group and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I was a visitor here many times and always order the shrimp tacos. They are delicious! There margaritas are tasty as well great overall

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Mequon, Wisconsin
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104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

A very fun, unique place, with a Tex-Mex menu and a Caribbean decor. Tons of menu choices; fast paced; perfect for families. Good prices; fun bar; occasional iive music. Great home-made chips. Fun and yummy.

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Nicole R, Manager at Highland House, responded to this review

Hi Joe, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a little something about the Highland House. We truly appreciate feedback from guests. If live music is what your interested in, then you should know that we have booked the entire summer for live performances from a number of different local artists! Come on out and have a... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Place is huge. Very nice staff. Tons to choose from on the menu. Mexican food very good. Best part is the speed that you get your food. Hot and delicious.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Seeing the name of this place you would never guess its a mexican/cuban food place. Had the sweet corn cakes for an appetizer they were wonderful. Crispy tacos for my main entree they were excellent

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Nicole R, Manager at Highland House, responded to this review

Hi Christopher! Please accept my apologies if our logo and decor misled you! We try to offer a little something for everyone here at the Highland House. It's true, we do have quite an expansive menu, with many options, including seafood entrees, Mexican staples, and awesome burgers! I hope you'll join us again to try something new! We do appreciate... More 

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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

Great food, varied menu that should please most diners. Try a bloody Mary. Do it. Good service, fast seating. Most often comfortably busy without feeling crowded

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Additional Information about Highland House

Address: 12741 N Port Washington Rd, # 13W, Mequon, WI 53092-3329
Phone Number: +1 262-243-5844
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Mequon
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Mexican, Caribbean, Hamburgers, Grill

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12741 N Port Washington Rd, # 13W, Mequon, WI 53092-3329
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Mequon
  • Phone Number: +1 262-243-5844

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Caribbean, Hamburgers, Grill

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Bar scene, Entertaining clients, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?