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Rex's Innkeeper

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301 N Century Ave, Waunakee, WI 53597-1135
+1 608-849-5011
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Today
16:00 - 12:00
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All hours
Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 12:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 16:00 - 02:00
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Caledonia, Illinois
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful food and very friendly! We went there for dinner on Friday night and also a Birthday Party on Sunday. Loved the place both times!

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Thank MALETA G
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

I was happily surprised to see broiled scallops on the menu and they were delicious. My husband had the Prime Rib which he enjoyed also.

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Thank Judy P
Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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448 reviews
290 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We did our annual golf outing lunch and with 175 members and family style chicken, Swiss steak, potatoes, dressing, gravy, slaw, etc. which was quite tasty. The microphone worked perfectly and it appeared a good time was had by all!!'

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Thank Rockydogz1
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Nothing spectacular. Food was average but waitress was very pleasant. Certainly nothing to write home about.

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Thank Michelle B
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Went on a weekday early evening. There was a business meeting and a couple of family birthdays going on. There were only two of us yet we were told that we would be called when a table was available even though tables were empty?? Waited about 20 minutes...finally went up to the hostess desk...then she said it wouldn't be too... More 

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Thank Walt S
Madison, Wisconsin
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Nothing to get excited about here. Just another supper club with a really big local following so it can be uard to get in at times. Prime rib is a 6 out 10 and that was about the best thing abyone had. Very salty food which is typical for most supprr clubs. Nice little town. Not much going on there.

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Thank 4csmiley
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The only thing going for this place is the salad bar. There is nothing spectacular about the food here. I would even say it's a good old fashion supper club that the townspeople flock to for certain menu items. I would not waste another penny eating at this restaurant.

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1 Thank Sandy S
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

This place is homey, but desperately needs an update to keep up with prices...salad bar is just a notch below grocery store quality...main entree made up for it mostly. Wish there were vegetarian options. Shrimp was pretty good though..

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1 Thank Alex L
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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151 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Food was great, more than you can eat, especially if you order the chicken. Prepare to use a take-home box. The salad bar came with the meal. Don't fill up on the salad and soup with the four of us did. We took home enough for one more meal, which I like. Service was quick and waiter friendly. After you... More 

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1 Thank hd452016
Rex E, Owner at Rex's Innkeeper, responded to this review

Thanks For the Review, All Reviews are Appreciated! We are Having Trouble with are HVAC unit Air Conditioning is Bringing in to much Outside Air? We are working on it, Carpets Getting Cleaned Labor Day Weekend, Thanks Again Rex More 

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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Went for a birthday celebration and found out that you get a discount based on your age. Needless to say my mother in law got 70% off! It was our first time and the food was great.

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Thank Wendy W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
American, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 12:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 02:00
Saturday
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 N Century Ave, Waunakee, WI 53597-1135
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waunakee
  • Phone Number: +1 608-849-5011

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?