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About The Waterfront at The Abbey Resort
There is no better place for great food, drinks and live entertainment than The Waterfront at The Abbey Resort! Our menu features delicious appetizers, burgers, BBQ, salads and more! Looking for a great brew? There's always fantastic selection of beer on tap and be sure to try our signature Fire on the Water drinks! The Waterfront is the perfect way to wind down the day or start off the night! We also offer fantastic live musical entertainment each weekend throughout the year.
Lake Geneva, WI 53125
American, Burgers, Barbecue
Hours of Operation:
Bar open daily from 11am -11pm. Lunch served daily from 11am -4pm. Friday and Saturday dinner served 4pm - 10pm. Late night menu available from 10pm until 1am Friday and Saturday.
Happy Hour daily from 4pm -7pm.
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Enjoy live musical entertainment each weekend throughout the year from some of the best artists in the Lake and Chicagoland areas! Check our website for details on upcoming entertainment.
The Waterfront offers a private lot, separate from the hotel parking. The Abbey Resort also offers complimentary valet parking.
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
The Waterfront at The Abbey Resort Ratings and Reviews
The bar area was fairly filled with football fans to watch the last game of the season. Our waiter was attentive and had recommendations for myself, my daughter and her friend. He also reminded us of the half-price appetizers for that evening which were a bargain. The crab cakes were delicious, and the nachos, quesadillas and fried platter were also very good. My one complaint was the temperature in the restaurant. It was a cold evening outside, but the heat should have been turned up. Most of the adults kept their coats and sweatshirts on. Our food got cold very quickly, but overall we had a very nice experience in a fun atmosphere.
We were traveling and staying in the area. Because of the waterfront view, we decided to try the Waterfront at the Abbey - the girls were pleased with the view and the guys liked all the televisions for sports viewing. Our server did a great job suggesting food items to try and describing flavors.
I entertained guesses on Saturday at the Restaurant good service, good food, great seating with no reservations
reservations were made for 9/1/13 @ 8:30 pm, I received plenty of e-mails reminding me of the reservation, arrived at Waterfront 8:25 and was told we had to wait or take a tall table in the bar area. Being it was 8:30 we did not want to wait any longer and took the table The service was fair, the wait for food was longer than expected.
This was our 40th wedding anniversary getaway, sorry to say Sunday's dinner was a bust
I understand that restaurants like this are typically staffed seasonally for the summer prime months with younger/less experienced wait staff. However, we were pretty disappointed in the service. Because we stayed at the hotel, my husband and I ate there twice with our two kids (young toddlers). The first visit was ok, nothing to complain about except for a high chair that looked like it hadn't been cleaned in years. The second visit, however, was terrible. The waiter "lost our drink order" - it was three waters and a beer.... couldn't you remember that? For such a nice hotel, we would have expected much better.
Very noisy place although not even half full.
I had requested table not close to a door that is being used and guess what they walked me right to a table by a door that was constantly used. Since there were so man open tables we could find another on away from the door.
The food is very good, service as well.Drinks are pricy. Prime rib buffet is very good, many choices to choose from, though the soup station tends to run out but quickly refilled if asked. Service again is friendly, attentive and enjoyable...thus the topping to a great meal out!
The menu seemed limited. We wanted more of a fine dining experience, and it was more like going to Applebees. I had the ribs and chicken-it was good. The sweet potatoe fries were the best. My wife had the pasta dish that was average. We were disappointed as we wanted steak or seafood. There was more staff than customers.
I was highly disappointed in that the reviews read online projected a place of fine dining. It was casual at best. When I made the reservation online, there was an opportunity to make "special requests". I did and never heard from the restaraunt to confirm or plan I had to call the day of and ultimately, was not provided what I hoped for. The menu selection lacked and the waitress did a poor job.
This restaurant is typical of what you would find at a sports bar or chain restaurant. The atmosphere is very casual and noisy. The food is adequate, but nothing spectacular. The staff is friendly and the view of the harbor is lovely. I don't recommend the nachos unless you are a fan of melted processed cheese. The Waterfront is just fine for what it is, just don't expect more because it is at the resort. Not recommended for foodies unless you need the convenience.
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