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Fireside Theatre

1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
+1 800-477-9505
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Our first time here!

Birthday gift from daughter and son-in-law, they got tickets and went with us to the Fireside... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Back to the 50's featured lots of talent

We go to the Fireside when there are band themes, such as this presentation called Back to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Racine, WI
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The Fireside Dinner Theatre is one of the Midwest's most popular entertainment destinations and the only Actor's Equity dinner theatre in Wisconsin. The Klopcic family is proud to celebrate 50 years of hospitality in charming, historic Fort Atkinson. The Fireside Dinner Theatre, a favorite destination for couples, families and tour groups alike offers a variety of things to do. Browse the unique gift shops, enjoy award-winning cuisine, and top off the evening with one of the best professional theatre experiences Wisconsin has to offer.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
+1 800-477-9505
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Birthday gift from daughter and son-in-law, they got tickets and went with us to the Fireside, first time for all of us. What a wonderful experience. We went on Thursday night when the meal is buffet style. We were impressed with how delicious everything was...More

Thank Marilinda69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go to the Fireside when there are band themes, such as this presentation called Back to the 50's. We enjoyed a Sunday morning brunch prior to the show. The food is always good and the quaint shops and atmosphere make for a very nice...More

Thank luv2travelRacine_WI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again a very nice evening at the Fireside. The current production is just great with a lot of memories about the 50's music. Ed Flesh the theatre's director serves as the M.C. for this event. His stories and singing voice is awesome. Visit if...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the opening performance of Back to the 50's. This is the first time we have gone to an all music themed performance at a dinner theater....Man, was this show ever great. And the food! It was buffet night and every single item...More

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently visited the Fireside for the first time. The food was amazing. We ordered a bottle of wine with dinner and the price wasn't bad at all. After dinner, we went down to the bar for drinks and we got great service. The drinks...More

Thank 484MeganG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our 91 year young mother has always loved the Fireside Experience. She and dad went often throughout their years together. In fact many times they gave their children tickets as a gift for anniversary or birthdays. This fueled our love for this unique venue. For...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I have been visiting the Fireside Theater since I was child, and I have never been disappointed. The food is outstanding along with the service, and the shows are always so much fun! My recommendations are to get tickets early to sit in the first...More

Thank Samiam2366
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We had gotten a gift card 8 yrs ago and finally used it. Prices havent changed in 8 yrs, which I thought was great. My husband like the food, I really didnt. The eating area was very nice and spread out, so we went all...More

Thank shell823lost
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at Fireside Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we certainly appreciate it! We're glad to read that you enjoyed the show and the decor of the building, but are sorry that you didn't enjoy your meal. If ever during a visit, your meal is not to your liking,...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Saw this play on opening day last week. Excellent! If you have an opportunity to see it definitely GO! This theater is worth every penny. No matter what production it is always excellent. The meals are always very tasty and home made breads are good...More

2  Thank reginakat5
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went to the opening week end of South Pacific! FANTASTIC - A MUST TO SEE as is all of their plays and musicals. The cast outdid themselves!

1  Thank JKing428
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Can someone describe the seats? Are they actual seats with backs or more like benches? I guess I am a little confused because of a section with "raised seats" (?). Thinking of going but want to make my guests will be comfortable!
21 May 2017|
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Response from FS_ResponseTeam | Property representative |
Hello! The theater seats are actual seats and not benches. We have a mobile row of seats that can be removed to make room for our guests that require seating in a wheelchair. The row behind this row is also mobile and has... More
dorothy s
I love the shops in your complex. Do you have a list of them? do they have websites? I would like to order something from one of them because i live in Florida and was treated to your great Christmas show in December. Enjoyed the whole experience
31 January 2017|
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Response from FS_ResponseTeam | Property representative |
Thank you for your feedback, we’re glad you enjoyed your visit to The Fireside. We do not have a separate website for the shops but our staff often helps guests purchase by phone when they want to order something they saw... More
About how much is needed for the dinner and the show?
22 December 2016|
Response from Samiam2366 | Reviewed this property |
Seats are like theater seats and have backs. Not very plush, but they are fine.