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Cinder's Charcoal Grill

221 S Kensington Dr, Appleton, WI 54915-3360
+1 920-738-0116
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“white fish” (2 reviews)
“wraps” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
221 S Kensington Dr, Appleton, WI 54915-3360
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on Saturday evening for dinner. Ordered the BBQ Ribs. Fall off the bone tender with a very good smoke taste and nice sauce. Excellent choice if you want to go somewhere that isn't a chain. Good service and hometown feel

Thank FoxRiverRunner
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Crowded on a Friday night - had to wait 15 minutes or so for a table. Once seated, service was prompt. Waitress knew the menu and answered all of our questions. Meals came promptly. Good food, reasonable price. I would go back.

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We'd heard they had a good Friday fish dinner. It was quite busy but we had a place to sit & our wait was only about 20 minutes before being taken to a table. We each ordered a beverage, an appetizer and the Friday fish...More

Thank Cherrie E
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I hope an owner or manager sees this but we have had 3 very bad meals from this location but I will explain. 1) we ordered burgers and it made my wife got sick 2) my daughter and husband came in from California for vacation...More

Thank stevencarlsen2017
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I sat at the bar as I was by myself. The bartender was friendly and fast. However, everything else was lacking. My wine was from a box and my boneless wings were far from fresh and almost gross.

Thank Kristi S
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Had a brat meal one night while on holiday from the UK at the W Wisconsin location - very nice, pleasant staff and the brownie delight was lethal to my waistline but lovely. Will definitely go back next visit to the "Valley"

Thank JohnKent40
Reviewed 24 July 2017

They have very good steak sandwiches, tenderloin sandwiches. Also their Fish is excellent. I recommend Haddock, or the seafood platter. Criss cut fries are always good also.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We came here expecting great charcoal grilled flavor on our burger and steak. Instead the steak, which was ordered medium, came gray both inside and out. And the burger, also ordered medium, came gray on the outside and rare on the inside. There was absolutely...More

Thank JazzMusic
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We were in a hurry but didn't want fast food! Just driving by Cinders and took a chance! The food was great the service was fantastic and the food came out super fast! We tried our servers recommendations; Cheeseburger, Sweet Potato Fries, then added potato...More

1  Thank Ron W
Reviewed 3 May 2017

If you want a good burger or steak sandwich, this is a great place to go although I feel the prices are a little high for what you get. You can find a better deal elsewhere. The service was exceptional so we'll probably be back.

1  Thank Andrea W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:30 PM
9:00 AM - 9:30 PM
9:00 AM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 S Kensington Dr, Appleton, WI 54915-3360
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
  • Phone Number: +1 920-738-0116
  • E-mail
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