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Mark's East Side

) #3 of 284 Restaurants in Appleton $$ - $$$ American, German,
1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
+1 920-733-3600
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, German, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Looking for great food, great service and a great dining atmosphere? Then this is the place. As first timers, we were thoroughly impressed by the quality of this establishment. More than just great food, the staff makes you feel right at home. I recommend the...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a great atmosphere. Great drinks and the salmon was amazing!! Definitely will be coming back!

Thank jlpontow
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Mark's is a Wisconsin institution for Friday night fish fry. get there early, or risk the wait. Prices are reasonable, $15 for AYCE fish, other menu items available.

Thank lolagirl2015
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Get thrown back in time in this relaxing establishment. It reminds me of a super club my grandparents would take me as child. The bar will have you in ah with its beauty and the food has always been worth the trip. Everything is good...More

Thank chrabik2016
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I finally got to go to Mark's for a fish fry. Because it is so popular the wait is usually long on Friday evenings. Friday, we went after 1:00pm and it was just fine. I really was surprised at the crowd, but the wait was...More

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent food! Great atmosphere! Awesome staff. Try Mark's home Brew recipe Porter " Mark's Dark Side". You will not be disappointed!

Thank Rick-Franki
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Great food variety, cocktails and staff! We had a wait, but the bar atmosphere made it easy. The owner came bar our table making it even more personal.

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Pan fried walleye yum. Stacey the bartender is awesome. Super friendly place. Owner Mark is great. The bar is very welcoming.

2  Thank brucester2016
Reviewed 21 February 2017

First visit for lunch. I was a bit disappointed after seeing it was rated 3 in Appleton. Ordered the Sausage plate. Two pieces of sausage served over kraut with Spatzle on the side. Best part of the German dish was the salad. Sorry to say....More

Thank Fishonhomerak
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Returned for a second time in December. Food was excellent whether you order German, my husbands favorite, or any other item from a large selection on the menu. Servers were efficient. Bartenders were efficient. The owner is welcoming and offers a friendly greeting as he...More

Thank Sandy W
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Shelly W
20 July 2017|
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Response from Markandjennie | Reviewed this property |
It is very good. I would say they are pretty strict about any sharing compared to other places ive been
Tim D
2 December 2016|
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Response from Marks_East_Side | Property representative |
We have many things on the Gluten free menu. We have a deep fryer just for fried items and have researched all the sub items that are NOT gluten free. So just about the entire menus is available to you. Thanks Mark
1 November 2016|
Response from Jeanne N | Reviewed this property |
Their phone # is 920-733-3600... ask for Mark :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1405 E Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-3910
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
  • Phone Number: +1 920-733-3600
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Family owned and operated since 1967. Marks is a long time area favorite for lunch and dinner serving hand cut steaks, fresh seafood and award winning German fare. Come and relax in our well stock bar featuring a wide selection of liquor, beer and wine. Open 6 day a week, lunch Monday thur Friday and closed on Sundays. Hope to see you soon. Mark DoughertyOwner
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