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Mars Cheese Castle

2800 West Frontage Rd, Kenosha, WI 53144-7599
+1 262-859-2244
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Smile and Say Cheese!!

For the past 3 years I have driven to Green Bay from Philadelphia to attend a Packers game and hang... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Simply amazing!

Plan to stay for awhile and while your at it have lunch!! This place is amazing, everything you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Mars Cheese Castle is a family owned Wisconsin staple and grown tour attraction situated on I-94 between Milwaukee and Chicago. It is a castle that houses many departments including a specialty market offering more than 700 cheeses, wines and specialty items from Wisconsin and around the world, an in house bakery featuring desserts, kringles and breads (famous for its cheese and jalapeno cheese bread) baked daily, a restaurant popular for its many generously portioned cheese & meat sandwiches and featured burger and sandwiches of the month and a pub, well known for it's Wisconsin beers on tap and famous Bloody Mary (don't forget the beer chaser, a Wisconsin tradition!). Don't forget to pick up a souvenir in the gift shop on your way out!
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheese curds” (43 reviews)
“crackers” (25 reviews)
“sandwiches” (32 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
2800 West Frontage Rd, Kenosha, WI 53144-7599
+1 262-859-2244
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Reviewed 5 days ago

For the past 3 years I have driven to Green Bay from Philadelphia to attend a Packers game and hang out with friends. I always heard about cheese curds but being from back East never had them. On my first trip to Wisconsin and every...More

Thank Kathleen8092015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plan to stay for awhile and while your at it have lunch!! This place is amazing, everything you could imagine is here. In fact you can even grab an adult beverage and walk around the castle shopping at your leisure!! It doesn't get better then...More

Thank sammynew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our way to visit family in Illinois, we spot the Mars Cheese Castle from the interstate. A quick U-turn and we go back to search out the Mars Cheese Castle. Needless to say, this place is a giant tourist trap. But, even with that...More

Thank studebhawk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow. Was not sure what to think when our friends told us they were taking us to the Cheese Castle. So many images filled my mind. And it was everything I hoped it would be! It.IS.A.Castle! I planned on only getting the famous Wisconsin Cheese...More

Thank adeshane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After passing by for many years, we decided to load up on cheese on our way back to Chicago. We were disappointed in the cheese selection and the high prices for just a few slices of sharp cheddar. We ended up with a few tubs...More

Thank pfefmeister
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice food selection of so much cheese, sausages, bakery, wine etc. Nice location first stopped there in 1966. Nice place lots of parking too.

Thank kalwasinski
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stop along the highway to grab a bite to eat or grab some interesting cheese, drinks, or souvenirs. First time visiting here, had a decent experience. Have a ton of local beers and cheese of course. A bar is now available for...More

Thank 2FarAwayFromHome
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What doesn't this place have?! "cheese" in the name of store is misnomer. First take pic outside of the castle. Then be prepared to shop and spend. They've cheese, meats, souvenirs, "cheese head" items, beer, sodas (local made beer and soda), candy and more. Prices...More

Thank lynne p
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This place has a pretty large wine selection and lots of cheese! I really enjoyed browsing all the different types of cheeses they had. I think we picked up cheese curds, baked cheese, smoked mozzarella string cheese, and a block of Swiss cheese. There were...More

Thank Allison C
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We visited and had an excellent time for a meeting with a group of a dozen German speaking colleagues to keep up on using the language. They have a great selection of Wisconsin cheeses. We had a couple of beers and you can order food...More

Thank charlesdeutschland
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25 January 2015|
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Response from B. Gail W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry! unable to tell you! As the person above stated give them a call!!