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Trepanier's Backyard Grill & Bar

) #1 of 102 Restaurants in Fond du Lac $$ - $$$ American, ,
838 E Johnson St, Fond du Lac, WI 54935-2901
+1 920-924-9400
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato soup” (6 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
“wraps” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
838 E Johnson St, Fond du Lac, WI 54935-2901
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Menu has a wide variety of offerings to suit anyone's taste, even the kids. Love the appetizers, especially the bruschetta with the amazing balsamic glaze--it's my favorite! They also have delicious mayo's to go with their sandwiches. Always a great stop!

Thank K M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best places in FDL. Great menu and friendliest help you can find. Always a top notch experience to be had here!!

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read through many of the Trip Advisor reviews before selecting this restaurant for our last evening's meal while staying in Fond du Lac. I have to agree with the vast majority of the reviewer's - nice atmosphere, fabulous friendly service, wide ranging menu, and reasonably...More

Thank elliottq
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have never had any bad food or experience here! Everything is so delicious, the flavored butter of the day is really fun and unique and the wait staff is very friendly. Some nights there may be a wait, they are always very busy but...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat at Trepaniers Backyard Grill frequently and have never had a bad meal here. It is our go to restaurant in Fond du Lac. The lunch specials are a great value. The owners and staff are wonderful! I recommend this restaurant to all of...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been there numerous times and have always had a good meal. Also has a nice sports bar area. Good place to take the family or just a date.

Thank Mfran52016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not our first time visiting Backyard and certainly will not be the last. Between the fabulous service and the delicious food you can not go wrong. Whether you have 2 people or 12 they are so very accommodating. Definitely a go too if...More

Thank Tracy1519
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoy this local restaurant often. Just tried the Backyard bake, white fish, shrimp, mushrooms. Par cheese - excellent dish. I also love the steak sandwich which is a butterfly tenderloin on a chibata bun with sauteed onions and garlic butter plus au jus! Never have...More

Thank dwatanab
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Since we discovered the Backyard Grill, it has been our go to restaurant in FDL or when meeting friends at a halfway point from the east and south. The BBQ options are the best you can find in the area but the menu has a...More

Thank ReadRibbet
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for dinner while driving through Fond du lac. The reviews were 100% correct. The service was efficient, professional and very friendly. The restaurant was very clean and had a very welcoming atmosphere. The food was spectacular. I ordered the...More

Thank Badger27
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Questions & Answers
16 February 2017|
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Response from Todd B | Reviewed this property |
The grilled Salmon is out of this world!
22 January 2017|
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Response from Terry S | Reviewed this property |
I do not know for lunch, my assumption would be no. I did not make a reservation and was seated right away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
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: 838 E Johnson St, Fond du Lac, WI 54935-2901
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Fond du Lac
  • Phone Number: +1 920-924-9400
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