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The Fireside Restaurant

1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
+1 800-477-9505
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fish fry” (19 reviews)
“chicken” (13 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (11 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife Connie and I recently had dinner at the Fireside and saw a musical (Elf). The staff in both the restaurant as theatre were attentive without being overbearing, just perfect. The food was prepare perfectly, in perfect portions, and the drinks were outstanding. We...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jmhh2014
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your feedback! We certainly appreciate it!

Reviewed 5 days ago

We sat with a group in a smaller room that had glass panels around the room that resembled flames. The food came with an appetizer, main course and desert of course. Everything arrived on time and tasted great. The help was there at every turn....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Joan H
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review! We hope to see you again soon! Happy holidays.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Fireside is PERFECTION. The owners spare no expense making every facet an outstanding experience for their guests. The decor is amazing and up to date. The seasonal decorations are lavish. The food is excellent. The service and organization of the dining room help make...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BoardingPass254641
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We certainly appreciate hearing back from our guests and we're so happy you enjoyed the experience! See you again soon, and have a happy holiday season!

Reviewed November 7, 2018

ok price up there food above average stick 2 fri fish fry prices in the shops are out of sight holiday time can be a hecktic time here

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank steven h
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

We had supper here last night. We were going to Elf and had supper before hand. It was a buffet and it was delicious. They had everything I wanted. Service was super. We are never disappointed coming here to eat.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kurt R
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Outstanding theater and restaurant. Shows are always professionally done. The food is excellent, especially recommend their steamed fish with peppercorn sauce. Delicious! Highly recommend.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Go766891
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We had dinner and a show. They served a amazing amount of people there. Our food was very good and the servers very accommodating and friendly. I would recommend to everyone at least take a bite of the sweet potatio souffle, I was hesitant but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Marlene S
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Went to see Grease, had the included meal before the show. Way too much to eat. Next time I will take a baggie with me. Had soup, salad, 2 meats, baked potato, all the bread you can eat, and dessert. Coffee, tea, milk included too....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kayh863
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Went to see Grease Food was only so-so, def not worth the high prices and our waitress "Karen" was unfriendly and un-informative They tried seating us in the upper level when my ticket clearly stated MAIN floor (due to disability) they did make other arrangements,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bohdan W
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, we certainly appreciate it. We're sorry that you were disappointed with your service in the dining room, thank you for bringing it to our attention. The only tickets that don't read "main floor" on them are the seats purchased in...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Great evening for sure What a operation Big venue for sure— runs great Alyssa G was a great server Dinner was served perfect Steaks were good Shrimp was good Salads and soup were excellent Its a dinner theater with better then average food The play...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pho2
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Barbara M
March 15, 2015|
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Response from GillyGilson | Property representative |
We are a theatre in the round that seats 650 guests so one is more than nine rows from the stage. Most people prefer the main floor but the first row of the balcony is also excellent seating. If you have specific requests... More
February 20, 2015|
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Response from GillyGilson | Property representative |
Wizard of OZ, February 26 - April 19 All Shook Up, April 23 - June 7 Guys on Ice, June 11 - July 19 Pump Boys and Dinettes, July 23 - September 6 West Side Story, September 10 - October 25 A Wonderful Life, October 29... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Fort Atkinson
  • Phone Number: +1 800-477-9505
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