We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar

€€ - €€€American, ,
W4098 S Shore Dr, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-3438
+1 262-245-5689
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (92 reviews)
“fried chicken” (16 reviews)
“burger” (26 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
W4098 S Shore Dr, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-3438
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (241)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 241 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first time here ( we’re in a Milwaukee suberb ) and Wow! Friendly great service. Food is fabulous ( Bar food on steroids ) Large portions and really tasty. Great view of the lake. As we were leaving I spoke to the bartender who...More

Thank abhumphrey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Waited a long time, smelled like smoke and the live music was so loud I couldn't hear anything. Overall not good.

Thank Dakota W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

An old dinner-club styled restaurant on Lake Como. We walked right in on a Saturday and sat at the piano bar. Felt like we should have cigars and martinis. The place is clean and fresh and they make a fine cocktail. Sat near the window...More

Thank thecbxrider
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Tony was a great bartender. He was very attentive and kind. My husband and I enjoyed the atmosphere and watching the sunset as we drank our cocktails. A nice walk the French country inn(where we stayed).

Thank Katie G
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We were looking for a nice place to celebrate 22 years of marriage. The view of lake Como was spectacular from the window next to our table. We both ordered the catch of the day which was salmon. Our waitress, Sam, was gracious and accommodating....More

Thank cousinjen
Kevin W, Guest Relations Manager at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Congratulations on 22 years of marriage. That is an achievement to be proud of and we're humbled and overjoyed that you chose Mars Resort to celebrate your union. Thank you very much for visiting us! We're glad you had a great time. We'll let Sam...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This was our 2nd time returning to this restaurant on our annual visit. Again, they did not disappoint. Don't be put off by what seems to be a long wait time: both times our party of 10 was seated in less than 30 minutes. Trish...More

Thank Carol S
Kevin W, Guest Relations Manager at Mars Resort Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thanks for the support Carol! Glad you enjoyed Mars food and had fun with your party! Yes, crowds can be a bit much. We expanded outdoor seating in 2016 and are hoping to add an extension to the building soon, but we still have a...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018

Went here for lunch and Bloody Mary's and both were very pleasing. Great atmosphere and was a very pleasant experience. They were quite busy, but the kitchen was up for the task. Very good place to stop for great food.

Thank Kathi B
Reviewed 27 January 2018

I loved coming up to the parking lot in -5 degree weather smelling the bbq ribs from the Mars that were cooking inside. The restaurant is right on Lake Como and the sights inside are warm, typical for a winter/summer resort town and have a...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 24 January 2018

I've been coming to Mars when in the Lake Geneva area since 1976. Ownership has changed in the past few years, yet the supper club charm of the past has remained. The food is simply outstanding, servers and bartenders are extremely personable and the experience...More

Thank christopherjdunn
Reviewed 22 January 2018

It was 1972 and a college buddy and I were in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin for a weekend. After a day of water sports, we were looking for two things: a place to have dinner and a place to camp for the night. The long story...More

Thank Richard R
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 15 hotels in Lake Geneva
The Ridge Hotel
507 reviews
1.06 km away
Duffy's Cottages & Suites
72 reviews
1.16 km away
Inns Of Geneva National
133 reviews
1.70 km away
Harbor View Inn
23 reviews
2.47 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Foley's Irish Woods
72 reviews
1.18 km away
Stefana's Lakeside Dining
14 reviews
.38 km away
Crafted Americana
9 reviews
1.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Belfry Music Theatre
105 reviews
3.26 km away
Yerkes Observatory
252 reviews
5.02 km away
Black Point Estate
160 reviews
3.80 km away
The Dancing Horses Theatre
235 reviews
4.14 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
CyndiDH
19 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from dicksayad | Reviewed this property |
I would call them for the dates.
0
Votes
JAP1952
5 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Robincafoxa | Reviewed this property |
We had good sandwiches. Just go but be sure to get table on patio....get there early.....no reservations.
0
Votes
Ella1956
11 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Terisa N | Reviewed this property |
Mars is in the process of some renovations so best to make sure they are re-open. As for the menu, it's basically the same as the dinner menu- nice burgers, ribs, popcorn shrimp, fried chicken, and an assortment of fish... More
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
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
Description
A Classic Wisconsin Supper Club nestled on the shores of Lake Como in Lake Geneva Wisconsin. Mars first opened in 1923 and was remodeled in 2016 with brand new extended patio seating descending to Mar's private beach. For nearly a century people have enjoyed themselves at Mars Resort. Weekly events including live piano bar Friday & Saturday, live music on the beach, Friday fish fry, ribs nights, and more. This is truly one of the hidden gems of Lake Geneva WI for family fun, a romantic sunset dinner, live music on the beach, great food, fantastic drinks at the bar, and more. We invite you to join us out here! Everyone is welcome.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing