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“Excellent downtown dining”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of City Grill

City Grill
Ranked #8 of 160 Restaurants in Wausau
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
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Good for: Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: The City Grill is where you can get a good steak but don't need to dress up to eat it. Housed in the beautiful downtown Wausau, it's a revolving door of locals seeking fine dining in a trendy atmosphere decorated in local art. The City Grill hosts live music once a week and is a great place to take a date, meet friends for appetizers or just watch the game with friends. And while the fillets and martinis taste top dollar, we promise they won't empty your pocketbook. In addition, City Grill offers banquet facilities, located on the 2nd floor of building. Our professional planners will help you choose the hall to accommodate your guests and will help you plan a personalized reception or meeting. Whether hosting 2 guests or 400, the City Grill & Jefferson Street Inn is the perfect venue for corporate events, board retreats, holiday parties, rehearsal dinners, showers, gift openings and brunches. Our personalized service ensures that every detail is carried out according to your specific taste and style.
Rothschild, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Excellent downtown dining”
Reviewed December 11, 2012

I have to say since the new chef has started, the food here has been outstanding. Recently was in for a birthday celebration and was not disappointed, nor were my dining companions. Can't wait to go back.

Visited December 2012
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English first
Wausau, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“filet mignon mmmmmmmmmh good”
Reviewed November 25, 2012

It was like butter, I want to eat here every night. Add in the one of the best Manhattans I have ever had this was just a win win dinner, looking forward to going back and checking out a comedy night .

Visited November 2012
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Fish Creek, WI
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great food,”
Reviewed October 24, 2012

What a great resturant. Love their food. Everyone in my group who ordered was most impressed. Wish I were in Wausau now, getting hungry just thinking of the lunch i had there a few weeks ago. I am comming back!

Visited September 2012
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Thank Greg S
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Evanston, Illinois
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Don't”
Reviewed September 28, 2012 via mobile

Despite good reviews, my burger was tasteless, my daughters risotto was tasteless and the fish fry was over breaded and not as good as Custer's fried cod. It's not deserving of these positive reviews. It's a hotel restaurant at best.

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Wisconsin
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Great food!”
Reviewed July 17, 2012

You have to try the blue chips - they are amazing! (If you like blue cheese that is) Prime Rib is also excellent!

Visited June 2012
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Thank ls3919
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