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Sand Bar

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130 Washington Ave, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-1596
6082533073
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Today
10:00 am - 2:30 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 2:30 am
Dining options: Late Night
Good for:
Outdoor seating
Late Night

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 56
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good Food, Friendly Service, and not Touristy

Was at the Justagame Fieldhouse and stopped in for a quick bite to eat and a couple drinks. The steak sandwich is what they are basically known for and it doesn't disappoint! Nothing fancy but it hits the spot and was very tasty! Basically a typical WI bar/restaurant but worth a stop if you are in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
JBroskowski
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
  • Late Night
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85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Was at the Justagame Fieldhouse and stopped in for a quick bite to eat and a couple drinks. The steak sandwich is what they are basically known for and it doesn't disappoint! Nothing fancy but it hits the spot and was very tasty! Basically a typical WI bar/restaurant but worth a stop if you are in the area and don't... More 

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Midwest
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We ate here last year and enjoyed it. We had a hard working waitress back then. This time, they were extremely understaffed given it was a Sunday Packer game and the place was packed with people from across the street at the basketball tournament. We had to go looking for someone to wait on us and no one was visibly... More 

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

Wow! So, FYI, your food was served exactly as it was when you gave a good review last year. One way we can keep cost down is using wax paper, this allows us to provide FRESH, REAL food at prices LOWER than your place with the tray! You might want to google ingredients for the tray place! As for understaffed,... More 

Wisconsin
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

If you are coming to the Dells for an event at Just A Game Fieldhouse then you need to stop here. The prices are great, the bloody mary's are awesome. We had the fish fry on Friday night and it was very good, the next day we had burgers and they weren't anything extra special but good enough! Several TV's... More 

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Wisconsin
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71 reviews 71 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We stopped in on a Friday night based on reviews. This is a mid sized traditional Wisconsin bar/restaurant. The service was very good and the fish was good. We will be back!

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

First of all, thank you for visiting Sand Bar, we know you have plenty of options and we truly appreciate your business! We are thrilled you enjoyed our service and of course your dinner! Have to say the best part of your review was the end, "we will be back" Thank you and look forward to your next visit! More 

Portage, Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The locals know where to go for a great burger - now so do you! Just off the main drag in the Dells, the Sand Bar is a great place to hide from the din of the tourists. Friendly, comfy, great food and wallet-friendly prices. Try one of the local beers - they are all good.

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

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Sand Bar! Double thanks for the high praise! Plenty of new beers have arrived for your next visit! Hope to see you soon! More 

Menasha, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Like your corner bar back home, the sand bar is friendly and has a good atmosphere. We had the Friday fish fry, good portions, reasonably priced and GOOD.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The fish fry was very good and service was fast and courteous! The only thing I would have changed is that it was confusing where to sit a d how to get someone's attention

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Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The title tells you what you need to know. I wished the service would have been better. People go to the Dells to have a good time not feel like an inconvenience to the employees. The atmosphere, well, it's a bar. That said, the steak sandwich is worth going for and they have a fantastic selection of bottled beers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We were looking for a place for my son's birthday dinner. This place had great reviews so we tried it out. Food was fantastic. However, be sure to look on menu to see if gratuity is included on your bill. We paid with a visa gift card and left a tip. The next day we checked our balance on the... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 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 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 130 Washington Ave, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-1596
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wisconsin Dells
  • Phone Number: 6082533073

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 2:30 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:30 am

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