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Capn's Roadhouse

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pizza, Grill
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855 Lexington Blvd, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-1094
+1 920-568-0909
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11:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

(Deleted from their FB Page, but copied from my FB activity log.) 12:30 Friday, Dec.30 2016, my group of 16 walk in, and your hostess announces (with her soda in hand) 1- you're short staffed. 2- there's a group of 15 at the bar and their food will take at least 30 minutes, so don't expect to get food anytime... More 

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Thank clarkkentjt
WI
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110 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for the Friday fish fry. We were seated promptly. The bar and eating areas are one big space. It is more a sports bar than restaurant. The staff were friendly and efficient. The food was OK... Nothing special. The prices were not fair for the quality of food. All in all...OK, but probably would not go back. :-)

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Thank sassy63
Watertown, Wisconsin
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73 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I learned about the Joe's cut way back when they were still in Jefferson. It's a 30oz prime rib. It is amazing. Best I have ever had.

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Thank dungus
USA
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261 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Yes Roadhouse, stopped for lunch, TVs everywhere so kind of a sports bar atmosphere. Good size menu but little in the way of healthy choices.

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Thank Steveuj
Watertown, Wisconsin
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199 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I dined late afternoon by myself on a weekday on a trip to Fort Atkinson. The crowd was sparse which allowed me to interact with the bartenders and servers, who couldn't have been nicer or more attentive. I had a ribeye that was excellent. Wish this place was closer to home so I could visit more often.

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Thank Tom H
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Good food, good drinks, not too expensive but its moderate. We go there for mostly dinner and their fries and burgers are good. The front is very pretty if you look above it.

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Thank Misti M
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

Decided to stop in after we discovered that the restaurant we planned to visit had not only changed hands, but was closed for dinner. We'd been to Capn's a few years ago, but thought we'd give it a try again. So glad we did! It being Mother's Day, we were pleasantly surprised to find that they had several specials for... More 

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Thank Dawn B
Tappahannock, Virginia
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106 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

The name says it all, it's a roadhouse atmosphere and has great food. Loved the fries and steak. The staff not so friendly but the food was good and at a reasonable cost.

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Thank trackemdown
Madison, Wisconsin
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310 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is located near the high school, so our group came by for supper after an event. Nice range of options. I had the pulled pork sandwich - which I also had a few months ago. Very large - so took some home. Good fries. Sweet potato fries are also available. We waited a while for our meals, even though... More 

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Thank WItravelingirl
Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

This is the second visit within six weeks for us and the problems persist. The service is excellent, from making the reservation to the waitress, all is smooth and timely. The problem is the food. At both visits, the food was terribly overdone (especially the fried foods, such as chicken strips or the burgers) or underdone, (two of us ordered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 855 Lexington Blvd, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-1094
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Fort Atkinson
  • Phone Number: +1 920-568-0909
Description
Where Friends come to meet and eat. Capn's is a family friendly sports themed restaurant serving a variety of delicious food. Our menu features Award winning burgers and steaks, homemade pizza, char-grilled sandwiches, a variety of appetizers, and more. We have a full service bar and 15 flat screen TV's for your enjoyment. Also, check out our two 32 seat private dining rooms for your parties and gatherings.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?