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Albanese's Roadhouse

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2301 W Bluemound Rd, Waukesha, WI 53186-2917
+1 262-785-1930
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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89 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A hankering for some clam linguine sent my cousin and me to Albanese's Roadhouse which came highly recommended by a family member who said the Roadhouse's clam dish is better than the one served at the original Albanese's. I give it an A- because there are no fresh steamed clams in the dish. That being said the pasta was terrific,... More 

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Thank Kathleen M
Waukesha
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85 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service can sometimes be "iffy" but the food is consistently good. It is a family business and they take pride in their product.

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Thank Wackytiel
Dousman, Wisconsin
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60 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We originally went here for pizza but ended up with lasagna and Rigatoni Sorrentina. Soup or salad came with the entrée. I had the salad and hubby had soup. Both good! We received Italian bread again good but how can you mess that up. Drinks were ordered and not sure what my husband received. He ordered a dark and stormy... More 

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Thank HCFamily
Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Went with 4 other friends to celebrate a birthday. It was going to be a 45min. wait. No problem. We happily found seats at the bar. After 90 minutes, yes I did say 90 minutes we were seated. The waitstaff was terrible (and that is a compliment). There was no compensation for our wait time or even a sorry. I... More 

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Thank Eleanor M
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Spent a lot of time as a kid at the riverwest location. Loved it. Won't come back to this one because the service is nothing short of awful. Sat down in the bar area no one came over. 10 mins later went and got my own menus. 10 mins later left since no one felt like coming to take our... More 

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Thank NickK333
Weston, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Albanese's is great food. You will not go away hungry or disappointed. Throw back Tuesdays are a great way to get less expensive food. Be sure to try the creamy parmesan dressing for your salad.

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Thank akemp5602
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270 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

They were out of calamari. So we have Alfredo , antipasto salad and I had fried shrimp, soup and salad and dish of veggies. I can't say I enjoyed this meal. It was good tasted ok not over cooked not burnt just ok. Nothing special. I would come again just to try something else. The waitress was very nice. But... More 

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Thank Darlene H
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

They have a wonderful fish fry on Friday nights. Lightly breaded and delicious. They have expanded the seating recently.

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Thank Scott C
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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51 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

A life time ago, there was this little hole in the wall place on East Keefe avenue in Milwaukee. Albanese's. Tiny place with a bar out front that had house made red wine on tap, a pool table, and a hand full of tables in the back. The pasta dishes and pizzas were hearty and tasty. If you went there... More 

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016

This is a busy place on Friday nights. There is a good reason why. The fish fry is awesome. Deep fried cod in a light Italian breading, served with spaghetti, mostacolli or French fries. Their pizza is very good also. Get a bottle of their reasonably priced house wine while you are there!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Delicatessen, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Private Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2301 W Bluemound Rd, Waukesha, WI 53186-2917
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waukesha
  • Phone Number: +1 262-785-1930

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?