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Mark's East Side

1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
+1 920-733-3600
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish fry” (26 reviews)
“sauerbraten” (13 reviews)
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American, German, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't think there is anything on the menu that would disappoint!! Nice to see the owner and Chef in the dining room asking how everything was! Stuffed tenderloin was done to perfection and broiled haddock was great and nice to see it not smothered...More

Thank auctioneerDePere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife saw the good reviews so we decided to drive from Oshkosh to check it out. Food was very good service was excellent. I got the fisherman‘s platter which had perch, shrimp, scallops, and haddock. It was excellent! My wife got the perch and...More

Thank kidltn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal with family. Friendly service. Yummy Stroganoff and red cabbage. Not over priced. Kid menu available.

Thank vickie663
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food , clean, classy atmosphere. The place is always busy, so make a reservation. The service is excellent. Simply a great dinning experience.

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In many restaurants the fish are so greasy, all you can eat means one plate! At Mark’s, the fish is so great, you will want to have more! Great job Mark’s Eastside!

Thank lkoeller
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Never, ever, ever have had a bad meal here. Solid, well run and delicious!!! Best sausage plate around. We love Mark’s!!!

Thank Dennis E
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Always a great experience to dine here. Any server is courteous, knowledgeable and very courteous. Great for the celiac diner including a fish fry. May want to alert server about gluten free fried items so that they turn the fryer on for you. Don't worry,...More

Thank Jeff_from_Nirvana
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Three of us visited Marks East Side on a busy Friday night when veterans were being honored with a free meal from a select menu. The atmosphere was both welcoming and busy. Our wait to be seated for dinner was an hour long so we...More

Thank donbo55
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Mark's is one of the BEST places to eat in Appleton. A great atmosphere, food and drinks! It has been my go to place for nearly 30 years now. Always a great time.

Thank 185feeb
Marks_East_Side, Owner at Mark's East Side, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Feeb... thank you for the nice review and I'm glad you had a nice time. I will share with my staff because they are truly the back bone the our restaurant. Thanks again. Mark

Reviewed 9 November 2017

They have many tasty dishes. Steaks & Prime Rib are excellent. Fish is also very good. They are on the pricy side however.

Thank Jim C
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Shelly W
21 July 2017|
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Response from Markandjennie | Reviewed this property |
It is very good. I would say they are pretty strict about any sharing compared to other places ive been
Tim D
3 December 2016|
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Response from Marks_East_Side | Property representative |
We have many things on the Gluten free menu. We have a deep fryer just for fried items and have researched all the sub items that are NOT gluten free. So just about the entire menus is available to you. Thanks Mark
2 November 2016|
Response from Jeanne N | Reviewed this property |
Their phone # is 920-733-3600... ask for Mark :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
  • Phone Number: +1 920-733-3600
  • E-mail
Family owned and operated since 1967. Marks is a long time area favorite for lunch and dinner serving hand cut steaks, fresh seafood and award winning German fare. Come and relax in our well stock bar featuring a wide selection of liquor, beer and wine. Open 6 day a week, lunch Monday thru Friday and closed on Sundays. Hope to see you soon. Mark Dougherty Owner
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