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Kewpee Sandwich Shop

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520 Wisconsin Ave, Racine, WI 53403-1051
+1 262-634-9601
07:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 18:00
Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Racine, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My father brought me here as a child and and every time I come here I remember the times we spent togther.It'a great family restaurant and the best burgers in town.My kids love comming here when ever we get the chance.

Thank Jerry R
Racine, Wisconsin
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Cheap no frills diner style eatery that specializes in hamburgers served simply in a red plastic basket. Long history in Racine. The chocolate malts are AMAZING!!!! Never had a better one anywhere. People recommend their root beer floats. Gets busy there. Dining is quick. Be warned: you will leave smelling like a hamburger.

Thank alisan01
racine, United States
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

As usual they lived up to their reputation. The burgers are fantastic. French fries are always abundant. Root beer is made there and fabulous.

Thank Scott T
racine, wisconsin
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We like to pick up kewpees burgers, fries, and chili and drive to the lakefront and eat it there. Love their food!

Thank debnmon
Racine, Wisconsin, United States
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48 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute place inside. An old fashioned type diner. Great prices and the food is good. Burgers, fries, shakes, stuff like that. Service was good and pretty fast. Definitely go check it out.

Thank Lisa P
Racine, United States
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This quaint sandwich shop is located in downtown Racine. Sometimes, parking is an issue, although they do have some parking next to the building. I usually order their Kewpee burger, which is cooked fresh after you order it. Ordering it specially made is not a problem, as they make your burger after you order it. You get an abundance of... More 

Thank Patricia P
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Very quirky place to visit, but a must do when visiting Racine. Kewpee dolls everywhere and of all possible types make for an interesting decor choice. Turns out the fun is quite good and very inexpensive, so if you want a good tasting burger at a low price while being in a one of a kind type place, this is... More 

Thank Ralph E
Racine, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

I've been going to Kewpee's for more than 40 years! It was always a treat to go downtown with my mom, visit the bookstores, then stop by Kewpee's for one of Racine's best cheeseburgers! No longer in the "creepy", dark parking garage, Kewpee's is stil in the same location, but much brighter and cheerier. Same 50s retro diner feel, with... More 

Thank 2beagle
Milwaukee, United States
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a great place to step back in time. Counters with short stools, strike up a conversation with your neighbor. Short, to the point menu, you come here for the diner/malt shop experience of the 50's and 60's. Great if you are in search of hang-over food! But family friendly as well.

Thank Lia S
Racine, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Love their burgers and fries! Makes you feel like you're back in the 50's. Very popular place in Racine and all the locals love it!

Thank k_yesenia

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Wisconsin Ave, Racine, WI 53403-1051
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Racine
  • Phone Number: +1 262-634-9601

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