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Highland House

) #3 of 54 Restaurants in Mequon $$ - $$$ Mexican, American,
12741 N Port Washington Rd, Mequon, WI 53092-3329
+1 262-243-5844
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (12 reviews)
“ranch dip” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
12741 N Port Washington Rd, Mequon, WI 53092-3329
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1 - 10 of 185 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is busy and family friendly, We enjoy having a drink on the deck. However, we find the food very mediocre.

Thank jamfam11
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this summer on a Saturday night because our daughter is attending Concordia University, which is nearby, and wanted to check out the Mequon area. • was seated outside on the deck, which is nice • menus were dirty with spilled salsa; told the...More

Thank TammyL406
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met a friend that I have not seen for a while here for dinner. The place is absolutely huge and gobbles up people. Don't let a the full parking lot scare you away, as it nearly did us. When we got inside, it was only...More

Thank dennisgV7281OF
Nicole R, Manager at Highland House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the lovely review Dennis! We'd love to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Two large groups planned their post-grad celebrating at Highland House. They couldn't accommodate the two groups, other than placing two large tables next to each other. It was stifling hot inside, so our group opted for a large round table on the patio. We asked,...More

Thank Ron F
Nicole R, Manager at Highland House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Ron! Thanks for reaching out! I'm sorry to hear that your visit did not meet expectations. We strive to provide excellent service and product to all of our guests. Please accept my apologies regarding the seating situation. Perhaps there was a miscommunication. We were...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017

The food is "typical Mexican", nothing special...just a lot of it. I would rather have smaller portions and lower prices than take things home. Many people come for the Margaritas (lots of flavors) but we're not margarita drinkers. The atmosphere is fun and cheery; and...More

Thank Woody_Boater
Nicole R, Manager at Highland House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Woody! Thanks for taking time to leave us some feedback. I'm glad you enjoy the patio, I hope you have been able to take advantage of some of this nice weather we're having! It's true, we do offer quite a large variety of Mexican...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We were in the area and stopped by on a very nice night. While the patio was pleasant the chips come with very bland salsa and watered-down ranch dressing. Ranch?! Unfortunately things did not improve. Tacos and rice were completely unmemorable. Nachos were burnt. Everything...More

Thank Christine R
Nicole R, Manager at Highland House, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Hi Christine! Thanks for taking the time to leave us your honest feedback. I'm sorry that we did not meet your expectations. I am quite surprised to hear that you didn't enjoy our complimentary chips and salsa. Usually, the Jalapeno Ranch dip is a crowd...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

Simple Sunday lunch for three. Small bar b que pork sandwich and fries for me- could have been more pork in the sandwich. An egg with bacon sandwich for our son, and a chicken sandwich for my husband. All good, but not exciting. Presentation on...More

Thank 24trips
Nicole R, Manager at Highland House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking time to review us! We certainly appreciate your feedback. Please accept my apologies regarding the plate presentation that we served you. That was certainly an oversight on our part. I hope when we see you next, this will have been a problem...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017

The food is good - mexican themed. Good beer selection. Ok wine selection. Very good margaritas. The place seems to draw from the local college so typically busy at dinner time.

Thank Derin B
Nicole R, Manager at Highland House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Derin! Thanks for taking time to review us! We certainly appreciate your kind words. So glad you like the margaritas! Our bar manager spends a great deal of time creating many of our specialty craft cocktails. We'll see you soon, and thanks again!

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The decor on the building is deceiving. Swordfish!!! If you don't do your research, you'd think it was a seafood restaurant. It's primarily Mexican but I didn't see one Mexican worker in the place. Food was average. Service at lunch was good. Won't go back...More

Thank Keel S
Nicole R, Manager at Highland House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking time to review us. Please accept my sincere apologies with regard to your dining experience. It sounds like we did not perform up to our normal standards. While I'm pleased to hear that the service was enjoyable, I am quite disappointed that...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

We visited Highland House on a Monday evening for dinne. Not sure why we weren't seateed immediately because they're were open tables, but we only waited abound 10 minutes at the most. Our waitress in training and waiter wee very attentive and informative. The are...More

Thank srockey
Nicole R, Manager at Highland House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us. I'm quite pleased to hear that our servers impressed you! We take a lot of pride in the hiring and training of new team members, so we're happy to hear that it doesn't go unnoticed. Please accept...More

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Lori R
7 May 2017|
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Response from Nicole R | Property representative |
Hi Lori! Thanks for reaching out. A quiet graduation dinner for the number of people you are looking for would depend on the day and time that you are planning to come in. Please give me a call at the restaurant to... More
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Joyce F
18 September 2015|
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Response from fstemper | Property representative |
We most certainly do. Cod, Perch and Walleye.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12741 N Port Washington Rd, Mequon, WI 53092-3329
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Mequon
  • Phone Number: +1 262-243-5844
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