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Cafe Calamari

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10 E Geneva, Williams Bay, WI 53191
+1 262-245-9665
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Whitehall, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a busy summer evening, and we had tried a few other places, but wait times were too long, so we went off to Williams Bay, and found this place. It is across the street from the bay, so lake view. Although the interior looked very nice and spacious, too, we chose to sit outside on their patio. This... More 

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Deerfield, IL
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213 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in here for a drink and apps at the bar on a recent Sat night. It was very busy, and the bartenders were very friendly, and made really nice renditions of the WI- classic brandy old-fashioned for the hubs. I had an excellent standard VT, and we ordered some fried Calamari, which came to the bar so fast... More 

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1 Thank irisarbor
Gurnee, Illinois
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Great food, consist quality service and food. Would recommend for a date or to go out with friends. Its the best food your going to get around the lake not to mention the price is mid-range.

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Thank David1669933
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food service and atmosphere. Menu was extensive with reasonable prices for this quality. Not only was calamari awesome but lobster bisque soup one of the best ive devoured in a while. Will go back for sure. Great to get away from the lake geneva options.

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Thank vacationmom1964
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Doesn't matter what you order it is all terrific! The bartenders are very attentive. The wait staff go at your own pace.

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1 Thank Dick A
San Diego, California
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28 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We were there to honor a loved one. The bar was open and I had my first Moscow mule, how delightful ! The lunch was served family style , very generous portions and the Chicken and pasta dishes were so tasty. It was very cold out about 30 degrees ,but inside the restaurant it was comfortable and cozy. All the... More 

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1 Thank Sarah B
Burlington, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Have been here several times and we are never disappointed. Food and servive were excellent. We both had the nightly specials - seabass and a steak. Both were delicious and cooked perfectly. We had oysters rockafeller for an appetizer. It was the best I have ever had!

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1 Thank cardinal2015
Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

All around good. The bar service really needs to notch-up but table side it's a nice experience. Don't forget your money.

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Thank JGLVOP
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69 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Have been here several times and have always had good food. They also have a nice wine selection. The pasta is good and they have a couple nice shrimp dishes as well.

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Thank Barbara K
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We soooo enjoyed our evening meal at Cafe Calamari! I have celiac disease and they offered a gluten free menu. The staff was knowledgeable and my choices were great and delicious. We would definitely plan to dine here again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$37
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 E Geneva, Williams Bay, WI 53191
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Williams Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 262-245-9665

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