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Donges Bay Clubhouse

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7520 W Donges Bay Rd, Mequon, WI 53092-4438
+1 262-238-1733
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11:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 14:00
Fri 12:00 - 16:00
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Mequon, Wisconsin
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Stopped by for a fish fry. The place is your typical bar food place. Was told the fish was really good. I didn't care for it. When is arrived is was over cooked and was jerky like. It was bland and didn't have much taste to it. The server came by to ask how it was and we told her.... More 

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Mequon
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Had a take out fish fry last Friday. We had the haddock, but they also have cod, perch and trout. FIsh is lightly breaded (not overpowering). I convince my myself the lighter the breading , the better it is for us. Service is very good. Price may be a touch high $13. You get fries, cole slaw and rye bread... More 

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Thank Stephen S
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29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Met a family member there for the friday fish fry. One had the seafood platter and one had the AYCE fry. the food came out hot crispy and filling. and the happy hour was buy one get one free. The Wisconsin fish fry tradition is alive and well in Mequon. The only problem we had was getting past the the... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Very disappointed after reading good online reviews and a Journel-Sentinel article. Atmosphere: old, cramped, out-of-date bar. Food: Nothing to write home about Clientele: Hmmmmm, "very interesting" is all I can say

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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

Meh, their adds and website make the bar look like a lot more than it actually is!! Now, I did not have their fish fry, but I heard that they are pretty good...they looked and smelled good!! I went there for happy hour with a couple of coworkers, and they have great drink specials, but it is VERY LOUD, and... More 

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Thank Barbara E
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, United States
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2015

Terrific, tasty onion rings/straws! Not greasy; very crisp. Flaky, moist fish fry filets and yummy tartar sauce (which is an important part of the fish fry experience for me). Perfectly done chive french fries with sour cream to dip in. Served with rye bread and creamy, not vinegary cole slaw. Never smelled that stale-oil-in-the-deep-fryer smell. The joint was clean, but... More 

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Thank Susan S
Madison, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

I'm going to preface this by saying we went on a "Friday Fish Fry" night, so perhaps we did not get the best experience. Here's the gist ... Had to wait 45 minutes for a table. While waiting, we had a couple of beers at the bar (during their "happy hour"). "Happy Hour" has so many exclusions / exceptions, it... More 

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Thank ideremer
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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59 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

Decided to try the fishfry after seeing this restaurant on the news. Ordered the pollock and it was very tasty. The sour cream and chives were very good. Waffle fries were huge. Laura greeted everyone as they came in the door. Very friendly, and very busy.

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Thank Joy G
Brookfield, Wisconsin
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73 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2015

Saw the interview of this restaurant on TV and decided to try it for a Friday night fish fry. It's not too far from anywhere in Milwaukee and very well worth the trip. The people are very friendly and greet you as if you were their friends they haven't see in awhile. Made us feel very welcome. I had the... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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102 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2015

This is basically a "local" bar where everyone turns and looks at you when you enter it. Smells like a fryer! We were there on a Friday night, order a burger, grilled cheese, potato skins and a fries. Our bill was outrageous for what we got. Food very average, if not below average. Will not go back, our waitress was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7520 W Donges Bay Rd, Mequon, WI 53092-4438
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Mequon
  • Phone Number: +1 262-238-1733

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