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1521 Washington Ave, Racine, WI 53403-2088
262-637-1295
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 67
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Friday night fish fry experience

My wife and I wanted to expand our horizons so we decided to give this place a try for a fish fry. We had previously tried their prime rib so we knew the place was not going to be a total wash-out. We got there early, no reservations so we went to the bar to wait. Very friendly barkeep! After... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Winston B
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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128 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

My wife and I wanted to expand our horizons so we decided to give this place a try for a fish fry. We had previously tried their prime rib so we knew the place was not going to be a total wash-out. We got there early, no reservations so we went to the bar to wait. Very friendly barkeep! After... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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141 reviews 141 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This to me is a nightclub type setting. No frills. Ordered the prime rib and it was so tasty. Comes with the usual sides baked potato and cup of soup or glass of tomato juice. Salad was same ol iceburg lettuce. But its all about the prime rib and its great

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Racine, Wisconsin
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We've eaten here many times over the last 20 plus years and the food has always been very good. However, we rarely go here anymore because of the service, particularly the waitresses. The waitresses seem unhappy and act like they're being forced against their will to serve the guests. Like most people, when we go out for a nice dinner... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This is not the first time I have been here, I have been going for years, still the best prime rib, and I feel the prices are reasonable, I had the 16 oz prime rib, for just under $30.00--imported beer was $4.50 so again reasonable. The waitress did a great job, services was excellent, chicken noodle soup was tasty, salad... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

For years all I have heard was how great the Cornerhouse was... What a disappointment! First off the decor is VERY outdated. Second the food was not bad but definitely not worth the prices on the menu. Third after ordering our meals and finding a hair in my soup I wasn't so much as offered a new bowl, our waitress... More 

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Racine, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This family owned supper club has been around for a very long time & the food still is fantastic! Best baked French onion soup & prime rib ever!

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Racine, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

Good food, crowded both waiting area and sitting area, slow service. Prices a little higher, drinks were okay.

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Wisconsin
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Tuesday night dinner for 8 with 3 guests from out of town. Older style fine dining environment with very good service. Good portions and good selection. I had a very good English cut of prime rib cooked medium as did most of us. The filet mignon also looked good. This is a nice place for any sort of occasion.

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somers. wisconsin
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43 reviews 43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 via mobile

The Corner a House is our go to spot when we are craving beef. The prime rib for which they are famous is always perfectly prepared, tender, juicy and full of flavor. Dinners come with soup and salad and choice of potato as well as a warm loaf of bread. Comfort food at its finest!

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Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

You get what you pay for, while not cheap but the value for the price is right on the mark. I have been over the last 30 something years to countless restaurants ranging from dives to very fancy top rated places. I must say I did not just rate this establishment excellent just because, it was rated excellent because it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1521 Washington Ave, Racine, WI 53403-2088
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Racine
  • Phone Number: 262-637-1295

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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