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Alibis

15 S. Main, Ripon, WI
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
20 Jul 2017
“Restaurant was closed in late 2016”
29 Jul 2016
“Not impressed at all”
Open Now
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, American
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Value
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LOCATION
15 S. Main, Ripon, WI
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Alibis was sold in early 2016 and then it was closed in September 2016 for remodeling and was given a new name. The restaurant never reopened and remains permanently closed. . The building stands empty.

Thank bourbonisboss
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We have driven by this restaurant many times and mentioned we should try it while at the cottage. What a disappointment. Our waitress wasn't the best/had to ask her for things she forgot several times. (It was a thurs night, and not that busy, so...More

Thank Queenjody
Reviewed 28 July 2016

My wife and I have been here many times before and have been very happy with our experiences. The place recently changed owners and hasn't been anywhere near as good as before. The drinks are still top shelf (as they have been for a long...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

We had drinks before dinner and that was great. We got a booth and ordered, in all it was nice but there was no salad on the salad bar. I felt it took a little too long to get our food. But all the staff...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 5 March 2016

We arrived at about 6:15 p.m. and were promptly seated in the back where there were very few people. The bar was far busier (I will say, the drinks are good), and it was a tad noisy, but nothing that couldn't be dealt with. I...More

Thank Ariel L
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

This is one of our family's go-to places. Big menu, great specials, very accommodating and we've always enjoyed every meal. Dad & husband love their prime rib, and it's offered Thurs thru Sunday, I believe.

Thank Lbwornell
Reviewed 11 July 2015

We came in for a meal. We are visiting from Arizona. It was our first time here and we never had a waitress come to take our order. Diners who came in after us were waited on as we were still waiting to place our...More

Thank Paula A
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

This is a great restaurant. Food is reasonable, large menu. Had a great birthday dinner special. The best restaurant we visited all weekend. Waitress very nice.

1  Thank PJD23
Reviewed 30 January 2015

On a recent stay in the area, we visited Alibi's, which was formerly Michaels, which we would always go for prime rib. We were a little hesitant with the owner change to try Alibi,s. We were not disappointed with Alibi's. We stayed a week at...More

1  Thank lakey87
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Friendly service and decent food. Soup and salad bar included and were good. We had a large party and ordered a variety of menu items. Not many complaints but nothing really above average. The all you eat chicken and ribs a great value at $11.99,...More

Thank Robert N
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susansN1730ES
29 November 2016|
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Response from Steve P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry this took so long to reply. It is in transition to a new owner. Hopefully it's better after it re-opens. (fingers crossed).
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NancyWauwatosa
12 November 2016|
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Response from Steve P | Reviewed this property |
Still closed. Drove by today and there is new signage up with the name " West Gate".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 S. Main, Ripon, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Ripon
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