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The Fireside Restaurant

1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
+1 800-477-9505
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish fry” (20 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (11 reviews)
“chicken” (13 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time at the Fireside. We saw Phantom. Everything went perfectly. The food was delicious and abundant. The service was terrific. The play was spectacular. The facilities are really nice. (It was a little warm in the theater ). We will definitely...More

Thank Billy_F_10
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Had not been here in years and was amazed at the size and wonderful restaurant area. Food was good and plenty of it. Show was fantastic - always amazed at how they do them in the "round".

Thank quiltime1
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We took a large party to celebrate New Years Eve. There was an issue with 3 pre-ordered meals being incorrect and the staff fixed the error right away. The meals were well timed so you never felt rushed. The service was very friendly and we...More

Thank Triciabear61
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Helped me get a mix can not find other places. Shows are awesome food really good. The atmosphere is very nice. Can not find that any more

Thank 328pattyp
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Our group had a pre-paid lunch in one of the Fireside restaurant dining rooms, before the matinee show. The restaurant - very big and spacious - has several dining rooms, and it offers various seating options (for individuals, as well as for small and big...More

Thank irina g
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The fireside is a great place to go see a play! They are amazing, They have the best fish fry around on a Friday night!

Thank AbbeyMac13
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I have been here several times and never been less than happy to come-The food, the service, the shows are great

Thank steve4822
Reviewed 6 November 2017

For 15 years I have been hearing GREAT things about fireside food and shows- this was NOT at all my experience. Food was so- so and show was so-so. But really was troublesome was the not so nice waitress and barely acceptable service. The waitress...More

Thank Stacey O
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Stacey, I am terribly sorry that we disappointed you during your last visit with us. We would like to discuss your experience in more detail over the phone. Please email your contact info to information@firesidetheatre.com so that we may follow up with you at your...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We ate hear on Thursday. We had the buffet. It had a good selection of high quality food on it. We got seated and served quickly. We had wine and before and after dinner cocktail. Desert was great. The waitress was friendly and got extras...More

Thank Kurt R
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My wife and I have eaten at the Firesides restaurant many times, usually having a very good meal. Unfortunately last fish fry (now making it twice in a row) was not very tasteful. The baked fish and sauce was warm , not hot, even after...More

Thank TBreez
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

We're so sorry that we disappointed you. We would like to follow up with you over the phone about your experience. Could you please email us your contact info to information@firesidetheatre.com and a member of our Customer Service team will contact you promptly.

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Questions & Answers
16 March 2015|
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Response from GillyGilson | Property representative |
We are a theatre in the round that seats 650 guests so one is more than nine rows from the stage. Most people prefer the main floor but the first row of the balcony is also excellent seating. If you have specific requests... More
21 February 2015|
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Response from GillyGilson | Property representative |
Wizard of OZ, February 26 - April 19 All Shook Up, April 23 - June 7 Guys on Ice, June 11 - July 19 Pump Boys and Dinettes, July 23 - September 6 West Side Story, September 10 - October 25 A Wonderful Life, October 29... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Fort Atkinson
  • Phone Number: +1 800-477-9505
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