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Sand Bar

130 Washington Ave, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-1596
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $10
Cuisines: American, Bar
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Late Night
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Late Night
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

If you want some fun you have to stop at The Sand Bar. Great drinks at a good price. They have live music, with sing a longs. It gets a little crazy on the weekends, but it is good clean fun. Enjoy my friends.

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Joseph M, Owner at Sand Bar, responded to this review

We appreciate first you giving our little place a try and second for taking the time to let others know you enjoyed yourself! Hope to see you on your next trip, maybe during football season? We really have fun then! More

Rockford, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We at dinner on Saturday during the 4th of July weekend. We ate early before the crowds (it was PACKED on the 4th). After reading the reviews of this place online we thought we would give it a try. The service was GREAT and steak sandwich was amazing!! Our server (who also might have been one of the owners???) suggested... More

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Joseph M, Owner at Sand Bar, responded to this review

My bad, we of course offer sautéed onions with our steak, guess that means you'll have to come back and have another one! But seriously, thank you for allowing us to be a part of your vacation to the Dells! Hope you and your family enjoyed! More

Tinley Park, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

i do a trip to the Dells every year with my wifes family. Sick to death of the Dells after 16 years. this is the place i go hide when they go to those lame water parks and "walk the strip". I love this place and wish there was a place like this where i live! the people and owner... More

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Joseph M, Owner at Sand Bar, responded to this review

You made our day! Thanks for the great words, look forward to seeing you soon! New menu and plenty of new beers since your last visit! More

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Everyone was super nice! Great bar food, cold beer and great prices. The beer garden is really nice.

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Joseph M, Owner at Sand Bar, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for making Sand Bar part of your trip! We know you have many options and I want to personally thank you! We hope the rest of your vacation was equally enjoyable! More

Racine, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The Sand Bar rocks. The owners are great and treat everyone with respect. The bartenders are all really cool, and let's not forget about the food. There are no overpriced burgers here, plus the steak sandwich is fantastic. It is our favorite bar in the Dells by far.

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Joseph M, Owner at Sand Bar, responded to this review

Thanks so much, going to make me blush! Having fun, friendly customers makes our job a whole lot easier! Thanks again and looking forward to the next time! More

Cambridge, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Great local service off the "strip". The Tenderloin sandwich is the best we ever had anywhere. Owners were very outgoing and friendly.

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Joseph M, Owner at Sand Bar, responded to this review

So very glad to hear your visit to Sand Bar was an enjoyable one! We hope to see you and your family during your next tournament or trip to the Dells! Enjoy your summer! More

Midwest
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

I really can't think of anything negative to say. We thought food was good and the people who served us were very friendly. It is right across the street from the sports complex and was a nice change from grabbing concession stand food in between games.

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Joseph M, Owner at Sand Bar, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the kind words and very happy you enjoyed your visit to Sand Bar! We get a lot of traffic from the Fieldhouse and we appreciate each and every one Hope you stop again soon!. More

Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Stopped here while traveling through town, based on the good reviews on TA. It certainly didn't meet my expectations after seeing so many top tier reviews. Tried the Fish Fry and their "famous" steak sandwich. Neither really had any flavor. They weren't bad, but I don't understand how anyone would think either are anything special. The service was friendly, but... More

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Joseph M, Owner at Sand Bar, responded to this review

We appreciate your visiting Sand Bar and taking the time to express your opinion. I do hope you'll stop again on your next visit to the Dells, please ask for me personally as I would truly like to make your visit a memorable one. More

Minneapolis, MN
Top Contributor
641 reviews 641 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
420 helpful votes 420 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

One of the best fish fry's we've had in years. The service was good but quite slow. The place is not large but seats quite a few. Lots of TVs to watch the NCAA tournament. Give it a try.

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Joseph M, Owner at Sand Bar, responded to this review

So happy you enjoyed our fish fry! My personal apology for the slow service, not an excuse, we were short handed at the last minute and I couldn't get the spot filled. Most of all am happy to see your trip to the Dells was a good one! Hope to see you again soon! More

Minneapolis
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Friendly bar for the entire family. Great staff, simple menu but with quality food. Loved the burgers.

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Joseph M, Owner at Sand Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting Sand Bar! Very happy your family enjoyed,hope you stop and see us on your next trip to the Dells! Our new menu came out this week and has some tasty new items! More

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