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Wish - Wisconsin Steakhouse

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5006 E Jelinek Avenue, Weston, WI (between Von Kanel and Prairie)
715-298-2903
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 41
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Mouth-watering Steaks!

We went on a Saturday night and had reservations, though we wouldn't have needed them for 6pm. The steaks were out of this world, as was the vegetable of the day. The atmosphere is nice, though not incredibly fancy. It's pricy, and clear that the quality of the food is their rationale for that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 9, 2015
Mary B
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Appleton, Wisconsin
via mobile
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
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Missouri
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Fantastic food! This place has a very warm and inviting feel when you walk in, the staff is very friendly and attentive. I had the ny strip, it was excellent, one of the best meals ever!

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Merton, Wisconsin
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65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I eat here just about every time I visit the Wausau area and it is always excellent. I visited last night again and had the Lobster Bisque and the Filet Mignon. Both were excellent again.

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Defiance, Ohio
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Wish offers a fine assortment of dinner choices and cuts of beef. Our party shared a delicious smoked salmon appetizer. I chose braised short ribs served with grilled asparagus and mashed potatoes. Companions had nice steaks and truffle-coated french fries. Our waitress knew her stuff, which helped us choose. Chicken and fish were also on the menu, along with a... More 

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Rhinelander,WI
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76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We got reservations to Wish, based on high recommendations. When we walked in, we were impressed with the number of awards on the wall and were eager to sample the fare. We were seated immediately and our waitress was very friendly. We had to wait a long time for our drinks, even though there were not many people in the... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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32 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

We went on a Saturday night and had reservations, though we wouldn't have needed them for 6pm. The steaks were out of this world, as was the vegetable of the day. The atmosphere is nice, though not incredibly fancy. It's pricy, and clear that the quality of the food is their rationale for that. Service was good, not great. Waitress... More 

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Weston, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I do believe they have the largest and best shrimp I,ve ever had and it,s not expensive.I believe it was $18.00 The lobster Bisque' is fantastic also.

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Summit Lake, Wisconsin
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

WISH has been one of our go to restaurants and I have given it excellent reviews. It appears to be maturing into mediocrity. Went last night - they were crowded and made us wait 45 minutes after our reservation. Once seated we had to ask for silverware and napkins. Once we ordered they never brought our salads. The food quality... More 

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I went here on a Friday night with my family. We had dinner in the bar area in lieu of the dining room as we didn't have a reservation and there was a bit of a wait. The service was excellent and we could actually have a conversation - it was quiet! Very enjoyable. We all had the fish fry... More 

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Colby
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15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Atmosphere and the food top of the line! The quality of the food very satisfactory! They support local farmers by buying produce and meats from local a big plus! If you are looking for great flavor easy relax surrounding this place is great! Our bill was about 124 but we ordered two glasses of wine, appetizer ( flat bread with... More 

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Schofield, Wisconsin
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51 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Quite expensive for a place with what I feel has the most limited menu in town. The food is marginal at best. Service is excellent though. Not planning on a return visit.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5006 E Jelinek Avenue, Weston, WI
    (between Von Kanel and Prairie)
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Weston
  • Phone Number: 715-298-2903

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Doing business
Open Hours
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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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