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Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
W4098 S Shore Dr, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-3438
+1 262-245-5689
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“ribs” (93 reviews)
“fried chicken” (17 reviews)
“burger” (26 reviews)
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American, Brew Pub, Bar, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
W4098 S Shore Dr, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-3438
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Family loved the meal, ribs, chicken and mahi mahi were perfect! Service was excellent and owner came around to tables thanking us for coming. Will definitely return! Thank you, mars resort.

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Mars has been a staple in the area for many years. Love the ribs! Also, they have a nice outdoor area for boats to pull up on nice weekend days.

Thank JoeP14
Scott P, Owner at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Joe! We appreciate the details you provided!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Met family there for a nice afternoon lunch. Beautiful day. Deck was being worked on so limited seating, but they had a railing for a few people. That worked out well. The waitress was very good and fun. Was hoping for more lake activity, but...More

1  Thank firstbadger
Scott P, Owner at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your 4 star review. We're glad you enjoyed time at Mars.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is on Lake Como and well worth a visit. We sat on the upper deck at sunset. The food and service here were both excellent. I had the grilled shrimp with baked potato and my husband had the fried chicken and bbq ribs...More

Thank LovesToTravel228
Scott P, Owner at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your feedback. Sounds like you had a wonderful time.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go for the view, stay for the food. Took the wife to Mars for date night. We had a fantastic time. The view over the lake was spectacular. The Friday night fish fry was good. The drinks were well made. Overall we had a delightful...More

Thank ryantreichert
Scott P, Owner at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Ryan, Thanks for the positive feedback! Glad you and your wife enjoyed yourself.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oh my gosh where has this restaurant been all my life. We went there with friends and we had a bit of a wait. It's a small restaurant so get there early! They have a good beer selection and full bar. We started with fried...More

Thank sunnysusie55
Scott P, Owner at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review and the DETAILS are awesome!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place in the summer months,sip cocktails by the water and listen to music Dining upstairs is excellent with hearty portions.Scott is very friendly and very accomadating....Its a really fun place in the summet

Thank Kathy B
Scott P, Owner at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Kathy for the awesome review, I'm glad you enjoyed yourself.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service outside top deck —- terrible A Friday fish fry — hello 4 dinners ordered — 3 delivered—- 1 — chicken 35 minutes later?? Fish fry — re—order 25 minutes later — 1 cold little piece Lots of places to eat —- take a pass...More

Thank pho2
Scott P, Owner at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I am sorry to hear about you experience. I do hope you give us another opportunity to earn a new, improved review.

Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant close to the French Country Inn which is where we stayed. Ribs were outstanding!! The fried chicken tasted like fish however, as if they fried it all in the same vat of oil ☹️ I do love the outdoor seating and being able...More

Thank Cheryl E
Kevin W, Guest Relations Manager at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Hi Cheryl! Thanks you for visiting us and glad you enjoyed the ribs and outdoor seating on the beach! I will pass a note to our gm and cooks noting your fried chicken issue. Have a wonderful day

Reviewed April 1, 2018

Our first time here ( we’re in a Milwaukee suberb ) and Wow! Friendly great service. Food is fabulous ( Bar food on steroids ) Large portions and really tasty. Great view of the lake. As we were leaving I spoke to the bartender who...More

Thank abhumphrey
Kevin W, Guest Relations Manager at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you for your kind review of our lakeside bar & restuarant. We appreciate the support and hope you visit again soon now that it is warmer out! Have a great day.

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Response from Kathi B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do!!! 262-245-5689!!
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November 19, 2016|
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Response from dicksayad | Reviewed this property |
I would call them for the dates.
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JAP1952
July 4, 2016|
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Response from Robincafoxa | Reviewed this property |
We had good sandwiches. Just go but be sure to get table on patio....get there early.....no reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: W4098 S Shore Dr, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-3438
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Lake Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 262-245-5689
Description
A Classic Wisconsin Supper Club nestled on the shores of Lake Como in Lake Geneva Wisconsin. Mars first opened in 1923 and was remodeled in 2016 with brand new extended patio seating descending to Mar's private beach. For nearly a century people have enjoyed themselves at Mars Resort. Weekly events including live piano bar Friday & Saturday, live music on the beach, Friday fish fry, ribs nights, and more. This is truly one of the hidden gems of Lake Geneva WI for family fun, a romantic sunset dinner, live music on the beach, great food, fantastic drinks at the bar, and more. We invite you to join us out here! Everyone is welcome.
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