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The Darboy Club

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N9695 County N, Appleton, Appleton, WI 54915
+1 920-734-7010
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16:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 13:30
16:00 - 22:00
Wed 16:30 - 20:00
Fri 16:00 - 22:00
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Wisconsin
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244 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for brunch and ended up eating in the basement. Kitsch at it's finest. If a group is meeting here, I'll go, but it's not going to be a place I recommend or select on my own.

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Thank MissWisc
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We stopped on a Sunday for brunch. Yes, they had chicken, fish, vegetables potatoes and gravy. You have to like eating in a basement...no windows, no atmosphere, linoleum floors The food was ok at best. Poor presentation, no flavor. Bottom line we will not be returning. The service was good. The dirty plates were cleaned up, beverages were refilled.

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Thank Kate0519
Menasha, Wisconsin
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 January 2017

When I moved to Appleton from California we frequented most of the places known for Friday night fish. The Darboy Club, by far, was our favorite and we return often. No frills atmosphere with excellent fish.

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Thank smithwigram2
Appleton, Wisconsin
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135 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Best chicken here,,, if you go get chicken, you won't be sorry.. Great service, good drinks, everything is good. Good for large gatherings or small.

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Thank PattiJani
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
1 review
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We had our June wedding at the Darboy Club and couldn't have been more happy with how everything turned out. They were incredibly easy to work with and were willing to accommodate any special requests. If you are looking for a place that is easy to work with, no non-sense (ex. don't have food/beverage minimums where you need to add... More 

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Thank thuss2016
menasha, wi
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55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I have been coming here for years. I would guess I have been to 25 weddings and the food is always good. I have also been their for the buffet on Wednesday, Friday or Sundays and it has almost always been bad. On the bad days everything is old and dry. Even when they just started serving. The whole place... More 

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Thank riverzedge
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Friday night fish to Sunday buffet will keep you coming back for more. Prices are reasonable and casual dress attire. Great for large families or just for two.

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Thank Cathy K
WI
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Able to make reservations on a Friday night. This is helpful when you are bringing a larger group here for dinner. Ordered the perch. They also have a smaller plate version. Really liked the perch. Also ordered the clam chowder. It was very salty.

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Thank AngelaWI
Appleton, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2015

I'd avoid the buffet, no selection and mediocre food.This is where famous "Darboy Chicken" began, but it no longer that place. I'll stick to attending weddings there.

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Thank Eva_54915
Rapid City, South Dakota
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96 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We had a wedding reception here. Food was served at 630 and around 730 during the middle of speeches (Renee) came over to us and wanted to start clearing all decorations from table so they could start moving tables around to open up dance floor area and stay on time because they had another event going on up stairs at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 13:30
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 20:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N9695 County N, Appleton, Appleton, WI 54915
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
  • Phone Number: +1 920-734-7010

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