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The Old Cedar Inn

5802 Hwy 144 south, West Bend, WI 53095
262-629-4400
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English first
West Bend, Wisconsin
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103 reviews 103 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

The minute my wife and I entered we were greeted by several folks with a great big smile and a loud hello! A friendly place to visit and meet up with friends or make new friends. The bar area is small but welcoming including complimentary salty snacks. Prices are reasonable and selection of beers and liquors are good. There are... More

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Jackson, Wisconsin
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57 reviews 57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Friday Fish Fry was pretty good but the ambiance, service and setting was very, very lacking. There were 2 waitresses for the entire place who complained to each other about it being too busy. Not very nice to hear. The restaurant is very small. Tables are close. We sat basically ON TOP of the cash register and the waitress kept... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

Good service and friendly people. They were very busy which in my opinion is a good sign. The beer was a bit flat but the mozzarella sticks were good. Dinner was less then spectacular. The grill seems off. One of us had a burger which was half well done while the other half was mediocre at best. I had the... More

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WEST BEND, WISCONSIN
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4 reviews 4 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The bartenders are friendly while clients enjoy well made cocktails and tap beers served mainly by father and son. The wife is the chef who cooks up favorite menu items. The restaurant serves nightly specials in addition to their regular menu. Highly recommended is the broasted chicken, frogs legs, homemade onion soup and excellent onion rings. The fish is fresh... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Eight of us at the table served family style. Menu was tenderloin tips, fried chicken, potatoes, corn, & stuffing. Coffee and milk were complimentary with the meal as was dessert. The food was excellent. I couldn't believe the price was around $16 per person. Drinks were dirt cheap (compared to Milwaukee prices). $3.50 for a bloody mary that was almost... More

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Milwaukee, WI.
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The food here is excellent! The perch is fresh water lake perch not ocean perch. It is fresh, not frozen. The batter was absolutely perfect. We have now been there 2 out of the last 3 weeks. It is that good! On our second visit, I had the sirloin and perch combo. I was expecting a subpar steak but decided... More

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West Bend, Wisconsin
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

We had dinner her last night. Three tables, two waitresses and yet we could not get our food hot, our drinks or good service. The food was terrible! One of their Thursday "Specials" was nachos. I figured who can screw that up. Well to my surprise they can. My husband ordered a drink that just sat on the bar and... More

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Holiday, Florida
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84 reviews 84 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

This is tucked away off of Cedar Lake on the west side Of West Bend. It was worth the drive one of the best newer restaurants in the county. We went for Friday night fish fry. There were many fish to choose from along with chicken and beef specials. The coleslaw was homemade as well as the oven browns which... More

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West Bend, Wisconsin
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

Visited on a Saturday night. Had scallops and my wife had prime rib. No plates on the table to use forbreadsticks or rolls. Had to lay the butter patties on the placemats. No steak knife with the prime rib and although it was not tough, it made the meal a workout using a butter knife. Both meals were average at... More

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West Bend, WI
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115 reviews 115 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

We've been here several times and this restaurant has sometimes been busy and sometimes not. This Friday was definitely a busy time. Parking while normally plentiful can be tight on a busy Wisconsin fish fry Friday. Staff is very welcoming and we were lucky to snag a seat at the bar. They were doing everything right. Hostess took our names... More

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Address: 5802 Hwy 144 south, West Bend, WI 53095
Phone Number: 262-629-4400
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  West Bend
Cuisine: American

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