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Dorf Haus

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$$ - $$$
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8931 County Road Y, Sauk City, WI 53583-9509
+1 608-643-3980
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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United States
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70 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this out of the way restaurant quite often with the family. Service is great, food is fabulous. Their dumplings are so yummy.

Thank Jodi M
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017

We really enjoyed the Jaeger Schnitzel! It was the best veal I've had in a long time and I always love great spaetzel!

Thank amarielew
Madison, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

We have wanted to try the fish fry ever since our daughter was married here in May 2014, as the wedding food was exceptional (especially the chicken). Our first attempt was during Lent 2016, and the wait was a minimum of 2 hours! We were hungry, so we opted to eat elsewhere. Last night we were able to get there... More 

Thank lynneypenney
Springdale, Arkansas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

We ate at Dorf Haus while vacationing with friends in the Dells. We arrived just at 5:00,before the dinner rush, and were warmly greeted by Jim who gave us a walking tour of the restaurant and regaled us with local history while we enjoyed his delicious brandy old fashioneds. We then moved to our table where Kerry provided us with... More 

Thank Paula J
Homer Glen, Illinois
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

This is a true supper club with all of the best things a supper club dreams to be. The atmosphere was homey and cozy, the drinks were very good and the food was delicious. Service was evenly paced and we had a nice quiet dinner and a true supper club drink for dessert... a grasshopper. It was truly a great... More 

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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

We were looking for a fish fry and were recommend to go here. Fish was great. Served family style. Nice salad bar, which is extra. Staff very friendly.

Thank jimncorinne
Oxford, Connecticut
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362 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

We stayed with friends and went here for dinner.. we arrived when opened and still had to wait 20 min. to be seated so I would suggest a reservation as super busy.. and can understand why as the food and service is great! The bread basket outstanding! I would of just eaten that! The fish fry was great... really cool... More 

Thank CTCouple310
Madison, Wisconsin
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71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Although I've enjoyed the fish fry here several times, this visit was after a paddling trip on nearby Fish Lake on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. My partner tried the Schweinhaxen and I had the Rahmschnitzel (with an excellent lemon caper dill sauce). Both were very good, and the Spatzle side is always a treat. Our server was friendly and helpful.

Thank MadTownAdventurer
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Coming to the Dorf Haus is as much sentimental to me as it is good food. I grew up going to the Friday night fish fries with my parents and grandparents once every couple of months and always looked forward to it. 40 year later and I am taking my friends, wife and own daughter because it is still good.... More 

Thank Mike L
Aurora, Illinois
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

The food was very good, wish that we lived closer to be able to sample more items. We had the chicken and ham Sunday specials was very good. We had no complaints from the coleslaw to the chicken and ham every thing was delicious. Will go back for the German food when we can.

Thank Linda32714

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, German
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8931 County Road Y, Sauk City, WI 53583-9509
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Sauk City
  • Phone Number: +1 608-643-3980

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?