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George's Tavern

1201 N Main St, Racine, WI 53402-4963
+1 262-632-6469
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Dec 2017
“Good atmosphere, almost a little small for live music”
22 May 2017
“quaint little hideaway great for that after dinner drink with friends”
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American, Pizza, Pub
$$ - $$$
1201 N Main St, Racine, WI 53402-4963
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Stopped in to hear some music and could not talk to each other, music was good but too loud. At least for an old guy. Great beers on tap.

Thank DaninMesa
Reviewed 22 May 2017

quaint tavern perfect for an after dinner drink or after work beer with a few friends. good atmosphere. nice people. average cost per drink

Thank janreese
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We had a Great time and Kim made us feel welcome! Music was great! People friendly! I'm looking forward to my next trip to Racine.

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Kitchen was remodeling so food was brought in by our group. They do support charitable efforts, big plus for that. Plenty of room to roam about and the sometimes have live entertainment.

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Usually mostly empty. But, that means great service. Bartender plays youtube videos. Good place to go when you want to get cozy with someone. Will still visit here on occasion.

Thank seanyy11
Reviewed 11 August 2014

The food is the big draw and attraction, along with warm, friendly service that is genuine. Very attentive service on all levels. Persian food that is perfect to the eye and the taste buds. A rare dining experience for a small city in the mid-west....More

1  Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 25 November 2013

In the last couple of years, George's Tavern has turned into George's Persian Restaurant, thanks to the owner's new Persian wife. The buffet banquet is held several times a year and features great middle-eastern foods including a lot of vegetable dishes. If you go to...More

1  Thank Babbettemom
Reviewed 11 October 2013

We selected George's based on TA reviews, and are glad we did. We were fortunate to be in Racine on a Thursday, the one day per week when George's offers a lunch buffet. The building is old and the neighborhood not impressive, but the food...More

1  Thank FrequentTraveler1
Reviewed 17 March 2013

Was looking forward to George's for quite sometime after a friend of mine had raved about what an absolute taste treat the place was. Imagine Persian food made authentically in Racine Wisconsin. The food as a gastronomical delight. We all had a something different, I...More

Thank michael c
Reviewed 13 September 2012

George's is a great find. We should have come here sooner. We needed dinner one weeknight, and were attracted to the Middle-Eastern menu. Everything was delicious and freshly prepared, from stuffed grapeleaf appetizers and baba ganoush to the vegetarian or meat-based main courses. The spicings...More

1  Thank Mme_X
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3 December 2016|
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Response from Gary G | Property representative |
Thanks for asking! I took over ownership of the business on July 1, 2015 from Dave Popoff. We're still George's, upholding all the traditions, and it's still a great place to party. We offer live music 2-3 nights a week, and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 N Main St, Racine, WI 53402-4963
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Racine
  • Phone Number: +1 262-632-6469
  • E-mail
For more than a half-century, we have been a corner of hospitality, welcoming visitors from as near as the neighborhood and as far as our founders' homeland. Here, you can relax with friends, dine on wholesome food, enjoy live entertainment - and, you can have that experience knowing you share our greater desire to help create the good life for our guests, our neighbors and our community. George's stands on a corner of commitment to our guests and to Racine. Our doors opened in 1946. Today, we continue that tradition of welcome, comfort and amusement.
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