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“Great setting for a pre theater dinner”
Review of Courthouse Pub

Courthouse Pub
Ranked #3 of 109 Restaurants in Manitowoc
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $36
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: SPECIAL NOTICE: WE WILL BE CLOSED ON THANKSGIVING DAY. Welcome to the Courthouse Pub. Located at the corner of Eighth and Washington Sts. across from the Courthouse, we provide fine dining in a comfortable Pub environment. The Pub offers a selection of hand-crafted appetizers, luncheon salads and sandwiches and a full dinner menu. Our menus highlight gluten-free items, as well as vegetarian entrees, and sized-right entrees -- a smaller portion at a lower price. The Courthouse Pub is also a microbrewery, brewing craft beers each month for your enjoyment. We also offer some of the finest wines in Wisconsin with a Wine Program recognized since 2002 by Wine Spectator Magazine. We believe eating out should be fun and satisfying, and we try our best every day to bring that experience to our guest. We invite you to join us at Courthouse Pub today for a one-of-a kind dining experience.
Reviewed August 11, 2014

In town to see a show we chose this as it was walking distance to the capital civic centre. the service was great and the menu interesting and varied. It was the start of an enjoyable evening.

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1  Thank dixonconsultinginc
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Reviewed August 6, 2014

We ate at The Courthouse Pub while visiting Manitowoc. It was a busy evening so we enjoyed a cocktails & an appetizer at the bar while waiting for our table. It was a nice atmosphere at the bar & the bartenders provided good service.
When our table was available we sat in the dining area.The service was slow and our food was less than average. We had to return our crab cakes, they were mushy & cool.
My husband and I are well traveled and rarely give negative reviews but this is a place we would not return.
I would like to say while we were in the bar waiting for our table we had an excellent cheese curd appitizer served with a superb sauce.

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Thank SaundraPlover
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Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here Based on the positive reviews on trip advisor
The host was good the bartender was good the atmosphere was good
Unfortunately we got stuck with a waitress who dropped her lighter on our table and was completely incompetent
I ordered the steak sandwich medium well it came out a bloody rare
I sent it back and it came out much better
That's why I give this place just an average review
They only have one chance to make an impression and this one did not do the job
I personally would choose another restaurant in the area

1  Thank Erik D
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pub_master, Owner at Courthouse Pub, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2014

Hi Erik, Thanks for your comments about the Pub. We discussed your comments at our server meeting today, and reviewed what happened during your visit. The person who served you remembered the visit and her embarrassment when the cigarette lighter fell on the table. It may be worth mentioning that all our servers carry lighters for lighting birthday candles, and that is why L.E. had a lighter.

In any case, if you return to Manitowoc, please stop in, ask for me, and allow me to apologize to you in person. Thanks - John

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Reviewed July 23, 2014

Excellent lunch spot. There were 10 of us and everything we ordered was delicious. French onion soup and clam chowder were rich and flavorful. Burgers,french dip, turkey avocado sandwiched were just the right size. The salad was fresh and well dressed. Everyone agreed the french fries were excellent. We had either water, ice tea or soda as beverages and the tab for all of us including tip was $142.00. Stop in, you'll have a good meal.

Thank SuAnne L
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Reviewed July 23, 2014

Very tastefully decorated with attentive wait staff. Make a reservation if dining after 5. Enjoyed the beer sampler, soup was wonderful as were the presentations. Main dishes were good but not spectacular. A cut above in atmosphere & pricing..

Thank MaMi1976
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