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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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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 yesterday NEW

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
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 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 

Thank Cindy Y
Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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.

Thank Jacqueline D
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

This restaurant has a nice location on the water/ Great Views. This restaurant has great Indoor and Outdoor seating. Good Food, Great Service. What can you ask for, this owner and establishment is a must see.

1 Thank marklE5542JK
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Always enjoy going there. The view, food and simply a good time. Lots of fun when they have music! Great assortment of ages making it even more fun!

Thank Shelley P
Walworth, Wisconsin
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164 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a casual dining spot. Lake Geneva has a number of high end restaurants. The food here is ok- they could improve it for the price. But this place is right at lake level so you really come for the view. Good selection of beer on tap, and a piano player.

1 Thank Kathy S
Lombard, Illinois
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went for lunch and thought about eating outside but with temperatures in the 40's and a strong wind we stayed inside. The Bloody Mary and beer selection were very good. We decided to split a full order of ribs. You have to love a place that gives you a cheese ball and creamy garlic dressing. Everything was tasty and then... More 

Thank 1BigFamilyTraveler
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Outstanding old school Wisconsin Lake side restaurant/bar . It was great to get back here after many years. Foods is great char-burger is exceptional with cheese spread. Try the chili too. Make you feel at home service. Go whenever you can !!!

2 Thank ShyShycago
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Hole in the wall bar/restaurant type. I could not find anything healthy on the menu. One time they even tried to put liquid cheese from a jar on my cheese burger. Not good. Come on, Wisconsin is the Cheese state, and they are giving me fake cheese that you are not supposed to cook? Their Bloody Mary's were not the... More 

1 Thank Steeny G
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The interior is a throw back to the 70's - which I hope they never change or update. The grounds and patio are all updated and the place overlooks Lake Como. We only ordered burgers so that's all the food I can comment on but they were v. good. We ate on the patio with the sun setting with good... More 

Thank mps03

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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
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
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?