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Kewpee Sandwich Shop

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520 Wisconsin Ave, Racine, WI 53403-1051
+1 262-634-9601
07:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 18:00
Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Racine, Wisconsin, United States
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48 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute place inside. An old fashioned type diner. Great prices and the food is good. Burgers, fries, shakes, stuff like that. Service was good and pretty fast. Definitely go check it out.

Thank Lisa P
Racine, United States
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This quaint sandwich shop is located in downtown Racine. Sometimes, parking is an issue, although they do have some parking next to the building. I usually order their Kewpee burger, which is cooked fresh after you order it. Ordering it specially made is not a problem, as they make your burger after you order it. You get an abundance of... More 

Thank Patricia P
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very quirky place to visit, but a must do when visiting Racine. Kewpee dolls everywhere and of all possible types make for an interesting decor choice. Turns out the fun is quite good and very inexpensive, so if you want a good tasting burger at a low price while being in a one of a kind type place, this is... More 

Thank Ralph E
Racine, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

I've been going to Kewpee's for more than 40 years! It was always a treat to go downtown with my mom, visit the bookstores, then stop by Kewpee's for one of Racine's best cheeseburgers! No longer in the "creepy", dark parking garage, Kewpee's is stil in the same location, but much brighter and cheerier. Same 50s retro diner feel, with... More 

Thank 2beagle
Milwaukee, United States
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a great place to step back in time. Counters with short stools, strike up a conversation with your neighbor. Short, to the point menu, you come here for the diner/malt shop experience of the 50's and 60's. Great if you are in search of hang-over food! But family friendly as well.

Thank Lia S
Racine, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Love their burgers and fries! Makes you feel like you're back in the 50's. Very popular place in Racine and all the locals love it!

Thank k_yesenia
Scottsdale, Arizona
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Kewpee's is a taste of nostalgia! Great fun reminiscent of days gone by when there was a sofa fountain on every corner. If you're in the mood for malts, burgers and frys this is the place for you! Delicious burgers made to order and served promptly hot off the grill. Generous portions. Fun, Fun, Fun!!

Thank Taffpaws
Baltimore, Maryland
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241 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Not what you expect when you hear Sandwich Shop, necesssarily. This is a burger joint. It's an old diner themed after pretty creepy Kewpee dolls. A great greasy burger, good fries, excellent chocolate shake. The burger tasted familiar somehow, in a good way. I like their very limited menu, just the basics. Service was fairly quick. I love the way... More 

Thank Adam T
Elkhorn, Wisconsin
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times with the boys. Good burgers and fries. Pass on the chicken sandwich. Wait staff are very friendly. Go early on the weekend or you'll be waiting. For a while.

Thank Jerry S
Marco Island, Florida
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Went for lunch and sat at the counter. Service was great and the food was good. they make very good hamburgers and homemade root beer.

Thank Kathleen W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Wisconsin Ave, Racine, WI 53403-1051
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Racine
  • Phone Number: +1 262-634-9601

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