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Jail House Restaurant

897 Pleasant Valley Rd, West Bend, WI 53095-9767
+1 262-675-9302
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“duck soup” (10 reviews)
“prime rib” (11 reviews)
“fish fry” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
897 Pleasant Valley Rd, West Bend, WI 53095-9767
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live about one hour away and made reservations on a night that was going to have very slippery roads. Really wanted to get in and get out. We made reservations for 6pm and I called at approx. 4:30 to change to 6:20 or 6:30...More

Thank Sudsguzzler_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i went on a tuesday nite, got the $15 chicken.. i can honestly say, that was the most disappointing chicken dinner i ever had. the duck soup was the best i ever had. the waitress was nice and did her job. service was plenty fast....More

Thank david b
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We dined here on a Saturday evening with reservations and even so we had to wait almost 30 minutes for a table so if you plan to dine here on a weekend better make a reservation. That said, we were able to get a seat...More

Thank Tucker1575
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Went there for a Friday Night Fish Fry. Got there at 5:45 and had to wait nearly 1 1/2 hours but got a seat at the bar and had a good IPA & wine. Fish was A-MAZING! Perch, Blue Gill, Walleye..!!

Thank Norman R
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Been there numerous times food is good service is good drinks are average prices are a bit high. Dining room furniture is somewhat uncomfortable.

Thank John0753
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is always very busy, which is obviously for a reason...it always measures up to high expectations. We went for the Friday fish fry, had 5 different entrees, and everyone was happy. Nuff said.

Thank Lucaspapa
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We went Saturday 02/10 and it was very very busy. We arrived about 6:45 and got a table around 8. for a party of 4. Hostess said 45-to an hour. We sat upstairs where the floor shook & vibrated from anyone walking around. It was...More

1  Thank BIGKMAN
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

It is in the middle of nowhere, but the place for a great dinner! Good food, great service and atmosphere. If stairs are a challenge for you, be sure to ask for the main floor dining room when you make your reservation. Yes, reservations are...More

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 19 December 2017

We started by ordering the spinach artichoke dip and it arrived lukewarm. Since the room temperature in the restaurant was cold the appetizer cooled off even faster. Since we were one of the first seatings the server was so busy that we couldn't even get...More

1  Thank nlemke1
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Patience is a virtue. When you arrive it may be crowded and busy, but it is worth the wait. Excellent fish fry choices and side. The service was excellent, they seat you quickly, attention to details when you order and enjoyable time.

Thank pops354
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Diana M
13 December 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 897 Pleasant Valley Rd, West Bend, WI 53095-9767
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  West Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 262-675-9302
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