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The Source Public House

$$ - $$$, ,
890 Lake Park Rd, Menasha, WI 54952-8829
+1 920-830-2050
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“cheese curds” (11 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Pub, Gastropub, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
890 Lake Park Rd, Menasha, WI 54952-8829
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

This has not been our first visit to the restaurant. Each time it such a delight to order food that comes from the neighboring farms and breweries. If you have not had an opportunity to go, please do. Never have been disappointed with the service...More

1  Thank Janet A M
Reviewed February 13, 2018

The blackened trout and cauliflower mash was the best dish I've eaten out in a long time. It was cooked perfect and the best flavor. I loved it. My compliments to the chef!

1  Thank Brenda J
Reviewed February 12, 2018

My husband and I came to eat here even tho' we read some not great reviews. My niece had told me she liked it. Well, it was delightful! Not only a charming venue, but we had entertainment with a high schooler playing the piano and...More

1  Thank TennisgalGreenBay_WI
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Nice variety of locally-sourced options; food was great. Service excellent! Rating average v excellent because we froze! With the large area to seat guests, near the door where everyone enters is certainly not ideal during cold winter months. There was plenty of other seating available...More

Thank 1010Reggie
Reviewed December 21, 2017

They source their food locally. Their menu shows imagination. There are typical Wisconsin meat and potatoes items. There are also healthy choices. Service is good. The art on the walls can be purchased. We were there on a Thursday but had to leave soon after...More

Thank AmosRedux
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Service was good. The ambience is nice. The food is good, not great. I would go there again. I am planning to head back for the music. There was no band playing the night I was there, but it looks like a great place for...More

Thank Cross F
Dennis L, Owner at The Source Public House, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2017

Thank you for taking time to give us a good review. On your return trip I hope we can earn an even better review. Our menu changes seasonally so you will normally find some new items to enjoy. We normally have dinner hour music on...More

Reviewed October 2, 2017

Having purchased the City Tins promotion this past winter, we had an opportunity to try The Source earlier in the year. Seeing that they had outside dining, we made sure to make it back. This past Saturday was a beautiful end of September evening and...More

2  Thank woodboatchick
Management response:Responded October 4, 2017

Thank you so much for dining with us and for taking the time to let us know about your experience. We hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

We had a great Thursday night dinner with live music (music 6:30-8:30pm). We had the special which was brat'n beer cheese mac which my wife loved ($23). This is our fourth visit and the specials have always been very good. I had the BBQ sweet...More

1  Thank Andy S
Management response:Responded September 22, 2017

Thank you for your continued support. So glad your experience was enjoyable and we will be sure Jess gets recognized for her great service.

Reviewed September 21, 2017

We gave TSPH a try last week. We were disappointed, service was new or just didn't care. Food was pricey for the size. Order was wrong, waitress apologized, still when your eating at different time, it's not a pleasant meal. I had the Pork Belly...More

Thank JohnnyBoy J
Management response:Responded September 22, 2017

Thank you for your review. I am sorry that our service level was not up to our standards and your expectations. Your input can only help us improve as we strive to create an excellent dining experience in food and service. I hope you will...More

Reviewed August 15, 2017

The outdoor patios are picturesque. There is a separate dog patio and outdoor fire pits overlooking a pond and nicely landscaped areas and a rural setting. Food is locally grown and sourced hence the name. Our dinners were excellent! Try the cheese curds definitely along...More

Thank JoeyG0816
Management response:Responded August 28, 2017

Thank your for the review of our locally source dinners and our service. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to welcoming you back. Dennis

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April 29, 2018|
Response from TennisgalGreenBay_WI | Reviewed this property |
I'd go on Google.
January 28, 2017|
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Response from jschlais | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a variety of gluten free and ever changing menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
Pub, Gastropub, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 890 Lake Park Rd, Menasha, WI 54952-8829
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Menasha
  • Phone Number: +1 920-830-2050
  • E-mail
The Source Public House is a gastropub style restaurant and music venue specializing in clean, fresh, natural and sustainable food. We feature 14 Wisconsin craft beers on tap, a local art menu, and a large stage that plays host to several acts each week. Our great food, beer, and entertainment is enhanced by great service in an atmosphere where all will be comfortable and welcome.
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