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Mars Restaurant

$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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W4098 S Shore Dr, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-3438
+1 262-245-5689
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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72 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great Wisconsin bar/supper club. Fun bar, great staff, wonderful view of Lake Como! New improvements made it even bettet.

Thank PfromLG
Whitehall, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Somewhat small place, so it tends to get crowded quickly. We arrived just at 630PM on a Tuesday, so peak time. One table was remaining and we were seated quickly. We did have to wait a bit to get drinks and menus. Once ordered though, the food came quickly. Unfortunately, my husband's fish sandwich did not turn out well, but... More 

Thank Jesse1175
Streamwood, Ill
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is a little outdated but WOW what great food at a very good price. The ribs and the burgers were some of the best I have ever had! If the weather is nice you can eat just off the shores of the lake. Outside bar in the summer. If you are staying at Geneva Ridge you can pretty... More 

Thank grush65
Antioch, Illinois
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143 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good, solid supper-club-type place on Lake Como just a few minutes from Lake Geneva proper. It's Saturday evening and early- 6pm and there's an hour wait for a table and the place is packed with folks having drinks waiting for their tables. The bartender gave me proper attitude when I asked her to run through what beers were on tap.... More 

Thank Mark S
Evansville, Wisconsin
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Mars; got a very warm welcome. Restaurant sits on lake shore and view was lovely. Questions answered easily. Menu includes dinners, sandwiches, specials - plenty of choices. Food came quickly and was very good. Will definitely go back.

Thank Peggy H
Winnebago, Illinois
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was very good, The steak well it left a little to be desired for me. I am a farm raised guy and have very high standards when it comes to steak so lets just start there. It was a rib-eye with vey little marbling. I like to have some fat on this cut of meat and it was... More 

Thank wbs1994
Geneva, Illinois
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you need a break from life to forget the work week and enjoy some beer and a great fish fry, then this is where you need to be. Amazing service and great food. Ribs are to die for to! Great hidden gem!

Thank Kristin G
Fernandina Beach, Florida
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59 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

These are the best ribs in southeast Wisconsin. We ate during the Packers victory over Dallas in the 2017 playoffs. Our poor waitress was a wreck because of the very exciting a close game but still provides excellent service. What a fun time and great food.

Thank jbm860
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

We frequent this restaurant as we live in the area. New owners have done a great job of keeping the "Supper Club" atmosphere while improving the interior and exterior of the restaurant. Food has improved as well. Friday fish fry is the best around. Awesome Brandy Old Fashions! Any age would enjoy themselves here. It is the top pick of... More 

1 Thank Cindy Y
Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The restaurant was down the road from my hotel and the staff and patrons were fun, friendly and will make you feel at home. I wish I lived closer to drop in more often. I had a burger and it was excellent.

1 Thank Jacqueline D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: W4098 S Shore Dr, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-3438
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Lake Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 262-245-5689

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Shorewood, Illinois
Madison, Wisconsin
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?