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Elias Inn

200 N 2nd St, Watertown, WI 53094-3712
+1 920-261-6262
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (28 reviews)
“crackers” (8 reviews)
“soup” (16 reviews)
All hours
American, Soups, Seafood
$$ - $$$
200 N 2nd St, Watertown, WI 53094-3712
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this location on a trip to the US Open. We were NOT disappointed. As golf buddies who LOVE supper clubs, this was one of the best. From the ambience and decor to the food and the service this was one I would return...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food/ Drinks. Small and cozy - nice place for a romantic dinner. Friday night is just fish fry - very good but get there early and prepare to wait - is worth it though - includes backed and fried fish along with breasted chicken...More

Thank Barbara Q
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Elias Inn is Watertown's best restaurant with great food & service, not to mention value! On this recent visit, we enjoyed potato crusted talapia & prime rib. Both were excellent, but my favorite part of dining here is.....this sweet restaurant serves you a delightful relish...More

Thank Whistler65
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We always leave this restaurant stuffed. The appetizer tray is amazing plus you get soup and salad. I have never had a bad meal here. Prime Rib is always tender and done like we order it. Their drinks are good, the only bad thing was...More

1  Thank kathyscheler51
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Local citizens had recommended this pub, and we concur. It's a quaint place, with a small footprint. So I recommend arriving early or waiting for another evening. We sat down and Brandy our excellent waitress arrived almost immediately. She took our order and brought side...More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 23 March 2017

First time at this restaurant. Our daughter and husband live in Madison and we are from the Milwaukee area. Watertown and Elias is the perfect place to celebrate all 4 of our March/April birthdays. We arrived early and sat in the warm, cozy bar having...More

Thank Prizzly
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Some friends of ours took us here for the first time. The food was excellent and the service was very personable. This is a nice place not big so you probably need a reservation. I would deffinitly recommend.

Thank Bo H
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The historical building makes for a unique environment. The service is personable and attentive. The soup,individual rotating salad bar, bread basket and main course an excellent bargain. The food is always a consistent above average experience. It really doesn't get any better than this. A...More

Thank brlizast
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Consistently excellent food and service! Always look forward to eating here. The people are awesome!

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 28 January 2017

My Dad was celebrating his 75th Birthday and the Prime Rib at Elias is his favorite. I wanted to pick up the check for my parent's when they were dining at the restaurant and called the hostess and she was outstanding - she checked with...More

Thank scottpstuckey
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there outdoor seating for lunch?
9 June 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from JudyandDeodis82513 | Reviewed this property |
They don't open till 4 pm, no outdoor seating
Jan V
I am wondering if customers can order anything other than fish fry or fish fry with chicken on Friday nights? No reviews seem to mention any food other than fish or chicken. I tried to find a menu online, but there doesn't seem to be one available.
7 April 2015|
Response from Jay L |
No, They only have fish and chicken on Friday nights.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 N 2nd St, Watertown, WI 53094-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 920-261-6262
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