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Tempura House

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306 Center St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-1904
+1 262-249-8822
05:00 - 21:30
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Fri - Sat 05:00 - 21:30
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is delicious and the decor is Victorian meets Asian. We often do take out because the floor plan is a little cramped. Family ownedyou will often se Pi and Mama cooking and rolling sushi, and they remember regular customers.

Thank Malynda C
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location -- very nice old Victorian house turned into a fine dining restaurant. Good ambiance. Food-- tasty probably the best in town when it comes to Japanese food. Service-- great. very friendly staff. accommodating and prompt service. Price-- a little pricey but worth it.

Thank rsoul18
Medford, Wisconsin
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46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to go to this restaurant frequently back when they were in Stevens Point. My wife and I were delighted to hear this was the same restaurant...just relocated. My favorites were still there...the cucumber and crab salad and the wonderful soup. We both had the Tempura comb with Mongolian Beef. It was wonderful. The tempura vegetables were cooked to... More 

Thank Snieg
Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Place is nice in a historic building. Nice ambiance. Simple but homey. Now to the bad part - it took 1.5 hrs to get our food!!!!! This doesn't make any sense since there were 12 people Dining in. The waitress came by a few times to apologize and explained that their policy is to fill take out orders first. Doesn't... More 

Thank 97artf
Antioch, Illinois, USA
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139 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We lunched here mid week and had a delightful experience. The lovely sunny porch dining area provided a very pleasant ambiance. Egg roll was delicious. Beef hibachi and shrimp tempura were tasty, but, unfortunately, there were more veggies than either beef or shrimp in the entrees.

Thank 91paulkat
Burlington wi
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Not expecting a Japanese restaurant so close, our school faculty had lunch there with an exchange teacher from Japan. We had a nice experience, and because of the group size, did not have extremely fast service, but that just gave us more time to talk. Not a fan of Sushi myself, but the Tempera soup was very good, and the... More 

Thank Amy W
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We love their food. The wine list is small but outstanding for a good selection. Service is good and friendly.

Thank TripperIllinois
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We had dinner at the Tempura House Sat. night. We had a 5:30 reservation and they took us on time. We had to wait a little longer than normal for our food. The waitress said that our meals were prepared in separate kitchens. I was a little confused by that. The service was ok.. The food was good. Overall nor... More 

Thank Gerry K
Gurnee, Illinois
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We showed up unannounced around 6:30 on a Monday evening and the dining room was pretty crowded. Even without a reservation, they sat us in a timely fashion (which was nice, since when I called earlier in the evening all I got was a answering machine). This restaurant is in an old home right near the downtown Lake Geneva shopping... More 

Thank DanJamSackman
Wheaton, Illinois
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch and had an awesome experience. My wife had the Chicken Tempura, my son had the Mongolian beef and I had the Yakisoba Chicken. Everything was excellent. I tried them all, but my favorite was the Yakisoba Chicken. The service was great as well.

Thank Chiliking20

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Sushi, Asian, Japanese
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:30
05:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Center St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-1904
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Lake Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 262-249-8822

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