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All 44 Portage Restaurants

Cimaroli's

W11793 State Road 127, Portage, WI 53901
6087422238
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Ranked #1 of 44 Restaurants in Portage
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Bar
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Located in the country in a very peaceful setting. Family owned and operated with quality and service that you will love.
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Sorry to put anything negative about such a good place. Cimarolis rose from the ashes of their fire many years ago. We were there before and still with them now, sometimes twice a week. Since Jo and Ron are no longer at the bar, half the experience is gone. The man and woman that are currently working the bar, are... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

My friend and I had the pleasure of visiting Cimaroli's for the first time on Friday (11/21/14). Although they were extremely busy we were treated in a courteous and professional manner by the hostess' and by the bar staff as we awaited an opening for our table. Once seated at our table, our waitress (Carter) was extremely helpful in answering... More 

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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

I think the locals love this place because there are such few dining establishments out here. In general the food is expensive and subpar at best. We have been here twice and I'm still not impressed. The service was better the first visit, this visit the service was just poor. In general; over priced for what you get.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

We went on a Sunday night and it was packed so a lot of people must like the place. We found it to be so noisy it was nearly impossible to have a conversation. The waitress didn't seem to know much about the items on the menu and was obviously distracted. My wife ordered chicken marinara which was not great,... More 

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Sarasota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We waited for well over an hour in the bar because they don't take reservations. Can't beat drink prices! Our server, Veronica, was amazing!! She remembered all of our four names & used our names at all times. She was also super sweet!! The flat iron steak was scrumptious! And those ice cream drinks for only $4! Gotta have that!!... More 

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St. Peter, Mn
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We were told about this place by a hotel manager, the wait was long but we touched it out and were glad we did. We had the flat iron steak and it was awesome, the staff was great too. I wish this place was in my hometown!

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Merrimac, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Great. Veronica the waitress was especially was good. She made the experience special. I would recommend the restaurant.

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Portage, Wisconsin
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72 reviews 72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We always look forward to waiting for our table whether with a group or just the two of us. The Bar at Cimaroli's is just a fun place to be. The $2.50 Old Fashioned don't hurt the cause either. Yes it is always crowded but I wouldn't have it any other way. We have met many interesting people over the... More 

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Portage, Wisconsin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Any meal you order is wonderful! My favorite is the flank steak-it makes my mouth water just thinking about it! Service is always top notch! Usually, there is a wait to be seated because it is so popular with the locals. The wait is not long and they have a great bar with drinks at reasonable prices.

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Monticello, Indiana
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We go here every year sometimes twice a year and it never disappoints. What we have come to know and expect of this place. #1 There will always be a wait but that is ok. #2 The wait is ok because the Drinks are cheap and the food is well worth the wait. Our group of 20 was seated within... More 

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Additional Information about Cimaroli's

Address: W11793 State Road 127, Portage, WI 53901
Phone Number: 6087422238
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Portage
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Bar

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