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Elias Inn

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200 N 2nd St, Watertown, WI 53094-3712
+1 920-261-6262
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“crackers” (8 reviews)
“prime rib” (30 reviews)
“fish fry” (27 reviews)
American, Soups
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200 N 2nd St, Watertown, WI 53094-3712
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While visiting the area, we stayed at Heritage Inn Hotel (highly recommend) with friends who had NEVER been to a supper club!! I picked this one after skimming through reviews. Great choice! The bartender knows how to make a fabulous Brandy Old Fashioned -- I...More

Thank PAT-TA18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had heard about Elias Inn from a buddy who'd dined there previously. Decided to go out and try their Friday Fish Fry (which is tantamount to the end all and be all of Wisconsin Friday Dining). We arrived around 5:15 and were told there'd be...More

Thank James T J
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Love love love this place. The fish fry is amazing. We went with our family and had a great time. We highly recommend going here and will be back!

Thank John H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

A wonderful all you can eat fish fry with fried,baked fish and chicken. Sides of Mayonnaise potato salad German potato salad baked beans and coleslaw. You will have a wait but it’s worth every minute you wait.

Thank Kjarnold966
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Very good selection of foods. Well prepared. You must enjoy German cooking. Be prepared for long wait if you do not have a reservation. It has been in Watertown a very long time and has very large local following. Very popular for a "Friday night...More

Thank 75normanh
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Quality of food was very good. Atmosphere is intimate if not somewhat crowded. Relish tray is a hit.

Thank Q9333XDmariep
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Great service, worth the friday night wait to be served. Best all you can eat fish fry around. Awesome old fashions too!!

Thank Jenny Josh L
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Made it here several times over the winter and it never disappointed! Prime rib was great! Sampler platter was a bonus treat. Hope to get back again!

Thank Brian S
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Best fish fry around. Eat in or if you don’t want to wait do a takeout but order in advance because there is a wait for that too but worth the wait.

Thank Bill B
Reviewed December 21, 2017

The atmosphere is great, but plan to wait a while if going on a Friday night. A typical wait time on a Friday is over an hour.

Thank deedeelw
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Questions & Answers
June 9, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from JudyandDeodis82513 | Reviewed this property |
They don't open till 4 pm, no outdoor seating
Jan V
April 7, 2015|
Response from Jay L |
No, They only have fish and chicken on Friday nights.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 N 2nd St, Watertown, WI 53094-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 920-261-6262
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