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The Fireside Restaurant

1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
+1 800-477-9505
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“fish fry” (14 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
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1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Considering the amount of people they have to serve in a finite amount of time, it's amazing the dinners are so great. Service is typically Midwestern-friendly and don't be surprised if the owner drops by to see how you're doing. Oh, and the shows are...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 10 May 2017

My husband and I have actually lived in the same town as this wonderful dinner theater for the last seven years and have visited multiple times. The show is ALWAYS amazing, even better than I would dream every time. The food is extremely good as...More

Thank JennD28i
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Service was excellent and so was the food. Didn't feel like a typical fish fry where a plate of food was placed in front of you...felt more like a nice dinner out. Potato pancakes were great and so were the two types of warm bread....More

Thank caymancat1
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Saw South Pacific on a Thursday eve. The show was outstanding! The buffet was extensive...seafood and meat options plus numerous sides. Delicious! The atmosphere is tropical. Our table was near a water feature. I definitely would recommend this dinner theatre...they do it up right!

Thank Happy60319
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Good food, friendly staff. Plenty of time between the meal and the play. excited to see south pacific!

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We dined with our theatre package. The food was great but not outta this world like the old days. It started with an appetizer which was the best of all the food served - a crusty bread with thin ham, melted cheese & a tomato...More

Thank JKing428
FS_ResponseTeam, Manager at The Fireside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for your feedback! We're sorry that you didn't enjoy the featured entree as much as you have others in the past. We're also sorry that your chicken was dry, that was not our intention. The Banana Bread Pudding is a new dessert for...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

From a Friday fish fry to dinner and a play you will not be disappointed at this Fort Atkinson landmark.

Thank Wayne A
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great atmosphere great show, great food. Even if you don't take in a show the Friday night fish fry was excellent.

1  Thank chirp33
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I have been to The Fireside many times. Usually my family goes to the Christmas shows. We have done the Saturday dining only and recently saw Beauty & the Beast. I don't know why I haven't written a review yet. We clearly love the place....More

1  Thank love4connor
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had a dinner and theatre package and loved it! You get a five course meal with the theatre package. My wife had the included entre and I upgraded for a small price to salmon and scallops. Both our entrees were perfectly...More

Thank Evan526
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Questions & Answers
15 March 2015|
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Response from GillyGilson | Property representative |
We are a theatre in the round that seats 650 guests so one is more than nine rows from the stage. Most people prefer the main floor but the first row of the balcony is also excellent seating. If you have specific requests... More
21 February 2015|
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Response from GillyGilson | Property representative |
Wizard of OZ, February 26 - April 19 All Shook Up, April 23 - June 7 Guys on Ice, June 11 - July 19 Pump Boys and Dinettes, July 23 - September 6 West Side Story, September 10 - October 25 A Wonderful Life, October 29... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-2406
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Fort Atkinson
  • Phone Number: +1 800-477-9505
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