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Mark's East Side

) #3 of 281 Restaurants in Appleton $$ - $$$ American, German,
1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
+1 920-733-3600
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish fry” (22 reviews)
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American, German, Bar, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
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Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

Pan fried walleye yum. Stacey the bartender is awesome. Super friendly place. Owner Mark is great. The bar is very welcoming.

2  Thank brucester2016
Reviewed February 21, 2017

First visit for lunch. I was a bit disappointed after seeing it was rated 3 in Appleton. Ordered the Sausage plate. Two pieces of sausage served over kraut with Spatzle on the side. Best part of the German dish was the salad. Sorry to say....More

Thank chris b
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Returned for a second time in December. Food was excellent whether you order German, my husbands favorite, or any other item from a large selection on the menu. Servers were efficient. Bartenders were efficient. The owner is welcoming and offers a friendly greeting as he...More

Thank Sandy W
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Mark's East Side is one of the classic, Wisconsin "supper club" restaurants. And like the others I have visited, Mark's is a time capsule. The bar and restaurant design were straight out of the 60's. We were seated in the main dining area, which is...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed February 17, 2017

This is an old fashioned supper club type restaurant. We had the fisherman's platter which contained a variety of seafood choices. I had Frog legs, which I haven't had for a while. Both dishes were very good. The service was good for a busy Friday...More

Thank BiggPapa
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Your greeted immediately with a warm smiling person. You have a great Old Fashion at the bar while being mesmerized by the beautiful fish tank behind the bar. (they do muddle their old fashions too) Bonus!!! Order anything, anything, It will be wonderful. I love...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Love the German selection for a casual restaurant. Food is always good . Their Friday Fish fry never disappoints. Arrive early on a Friday night!

Thank steger22017
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

It's always nice to find a restaurant with gluten free options! Marks has a dedicated fryer for gluten free. I ordered everything deep fried for dinner because I don't ever order deep fried anything!! I had onion rings, shrimp and for dessert, a meringue torte!...More

Thank Sherry O
Reviewed February 14, 2017

The German style food is very good, but there are many other options. We were able to sample/share several appetizers. We wee also able to enjoy our meal without feeling rushed.

Thank Virginia D
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Great supper club atmosphere with great American and German selections on the menu. Also good German beers on tap.

Thank Robert M
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Shelly W
July 20, 2017|
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Response from Markandjennie | Reviewed this property |
It is very good. I would say they are pretty strict about any sharing compared to other places ive been
Tim D
December 2, 2016|
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Response from Marks_East_Side | Property representative |
We have many things on the Gluten free menu. We have a deep fryer just for fried items and have researched all the sub items that are NOT gluten free. So just about the entire menus is available to you. Thanks Mark
November 1, 2016|
Response from Jeanne N | Reviewed this property |
Their phone # is 920-733-3600... ask for Mark :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
  • Phone Number: +1 920-733-3600
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Family owned and operated since 1967. Marks is a long time area favorite for lunch and dinner serving hand cut steaks, fresh seafood and award winning German fare. Come and relax in our well stock bar featuring a wide selection of liquor, beer and wine. Open 6 day a week, lunch Monday thur Friday and closed on Sundays. Hope to see you soon. Mark DoughertyOwner
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