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The Braising Pan

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1100 N Main St, West Bend, WI 53090-1923
+1 262-334-9668
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“sauerbraten” (10 reviews)
“pancakes” (17 reviews)
“potato salad” (6 reviews)
Opens in 2 min
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, German, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1100 N Main St, West Bend, WI 53090-1923
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Local favorite. Excellent fresh food and large portions. Friendly staff. Weekend breakfast times always crowded as well as Friday fish fry. Call ahead for reservations if you can.

Thank cindya19ca
Heather F, Owner at The Braising Pan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for dining with us again, Cindya19ca. We appreciate your loyalty and your continued trust in our restaurant and our staff. Rest assured that we will do everything it takes to make us deserving of your loyalty.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend took me out to lunch yesterday and we ended up here. Menu offers a good selection. We choose the chicken salad with cranberries which was very good and the hot chicken sandwich with artichoke sauce also very good. Waitress was nice and professional....More

Thank SuzyQ Z
Heather F, Owner at The Braising Pan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so glad to hear that we were able to offer such a fantastic dining experience. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Take care, SuzyQ!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dine here frequently. My favorite is the homemade soups. My wife orders a meal or a sandwich. This week, she ordered the meatloaf dinner and my small taste was truly an adventure into the use of German savory seasonings that quickly became the best...More

Thank Dick R
Heather F, Owner at The Braising Pan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It brings me a lot of pride and joy to hear that you're an avid fan of our restaurant. We appreciate your business, your loyalty and your trust. Don't hesitate to call us if there's anything we can help you with, Dick.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This small, local restaurant offers German foods and American foods. The potato pancakes for breakfast are the best I’ve eaten and the German Mixed Grill as well as the Sauerbraten are excellent for dinner! The staff is friendly too!

Thank DesertDogs7
Heather F, Owner at The Braising Pan, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for sharing your review with us, DesertDogs7. We appreciate your kind words, and we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meal! Hope to see you in again soon.

Reviewed March 15, 2018

This little restaurant offers a good variety of food from breakfast to dinners. Breakfasts can be altered to support different diet needs. I requested egg substitute for my omelet, fresh fruit instead of toast, and they accomodated me. Lunch menu has sandwiches, soups, salads and...More

Thank gisele m
Heather F, Owner at The Braising Pan, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2018

Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us! I hope your next visit is just around the corner. Call us if there is anything we can help you with, Gisele.

Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

The German nachos are delicious and so is the Schnizle. Very welcoming place as well. I brought my 70 year old Dad and 11 month old baby. Worked for both!

Thank cecelia v
Heather F, Owner at The Braising Pan, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

I am so glad to hear that we were able to offer such a fantastic dining experience. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Take care, Cecelia!

Reviewed March 8, 2018

We have eaten there about 3 times and every time was a good experience. We will be back! The Bourbon Burger was very good. I've also tried the Sauerbraten which I liked very much.

Thank Eva W
Heather F, Owner at The Braising Pan, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Thanks for sharing your review with us, Eva. We appreciate your kind words, and we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meal! Hope to see you in again soon.

Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

You can always rely on this place to have good food at a good price and to get the food in a reasonable amount of time. All the types of fish we had were good. Only problem we had is the bartender made an old...More

Thank jdfisha
Heather F, Owner at The Braising Pan, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2018

Thanks for leaving us a review, Jdfisha. We appreciate all your feedback - good and bad - because we will use the information to continue to improve our guests' experiences! Hopefully we will have the pleasure of serving you again soon.

Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner, but known best for breakfast. Food is really great, and generous portions. They use real ingredients (their seafood Eggs Benedict uses real crabmeat, spinach and tomato—amazing!). Almost immediate seating, and seating available outside during summer season. Small bar in...More

Thank Andrea F
Heather F, Owner at The Braising Pan, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2018

Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us! I hope your next visit is just around the corner. Call us if there is anything we can help you with, Andrea.

Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

We have enjoyed the various breakfast menu many times. The food is always done well and delicious. The wait staff if friendly and attentive.

Thank Herb P
Heather F, Owner at The Braising Pan, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

Thank you for dining with us again, Herb. We appreciate your loyalty and your continued trust in our restaurant and our staff. Rest assured that we will do everything it takes to make us deserving of your loyalty.

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Warren P
December 27, 2016|
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Response from Heather F | Property representative |
Hi Warren! We serve prime rib on Saturday nights, dinner service begins at 4:30.😊
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December 27, 2016|
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Response from Rodney P | Reviewed this property |
prime rib sandwich is great. don't know about Saturday night dinner.
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Mike S
December 18, 2016|
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Response from Heather F | Property representative |
Yes, we absolutely do! You can call the restaurant directly at 262-334-9668, you can pay over the phone and we will mail out your certificate for you. Please have your ID ready when you call. We can personalize any... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $27
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 N Main St, West Bend, WI 53090-1923
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  West Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 262-334-9668
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