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The Machine Shed

N14W24145 Tower Pl, Pewaukee, WI 53188-1153
+1 262-523-1322
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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N14W24145 Tower Pl, Pewaukee, WI 53188-1153
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went to the Machine Shed today for breakfast. If you have ever been to the Cracker Barrel, the appearance of this restaurant is similar but on a smaller scale, with items for sale in the anteroom and a display of the...More

Thank Dare2BGroovy
MKSparkman, Public Relations Manager at The Machine Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, thank you for providing us with your review. I am sorry to hear that part of your meal was not up to our award-winning expectations. I assure you that your feedback will be shared with our culinary team for review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have always liked this place but I especially love the fried chicken dinners. The service is always excellent too.

Thank 95tigger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good breakfast with large portions at a reasonable price. Within walking distance of the Holiday Inn across the street.

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I was staying at the Wildwood lodge and was too tired to go out. This restaurant will deliver to the hotel and I was glad I did. Very good home style food with healthy portions.

Thank Aaron W
Reviewed 2 September 2017

I have been to most of this chains half a dozen restaurants in the upper Midwest. To be completely honest, this is the best breakfast you will have at any restaurant which doesn't have a single location! Come early if you like breaky, because it...More

Thank Viking94708
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Great value for all of the food we had. Food was very good. Gift shop in entry way was a great touch.

Thank AmyB76
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here for awhile. Decided it was time to return. We ordered the special for today. Smoked prime rib. Loaded sweet potato, half ear of corn and salad. They also bring out sweet sauce apples and cold slaw with rolls. Our waitress was...More

Thank Darlene H
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We had the soup and salad bar very nice. Staff very friendly. I always enjoy looking in the gift store. Always good finds. We also had the coconut cream pie. Excellent and big pies.

Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

It was my birthday and friends asked us to join them for dinner. I did make reservations earlier in the week for us, which I highly recommend! Can fill up quickly and wait time was 30-40 mins when we arrived for our reservations at 6:30pm....More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We came in for drinks and maybe dinner. We had a seat in the bar area which is on the opposite side of the building from the main seating for the restaurant. There is a country store with crafts, unique kitchen items, jams, etc in...More

Thank Allen B
MKSparkman, Public Relations Manager at The Machine Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Hi Chad- Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We are sorry truly sorry that we could not accommodate you for drinks and I will be sure to pass this information along to our team.

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Questions & Answers
27 September 2016|
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Response from Heila H | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast menu ..... Skillets, french toast, monster size cinnamon rolls, pancakes - and Sunday brunch.
Jim W
31 January 2016|
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Response from 416kathi | Reviewed this property |
Sorry never have had it but everything is delicious.
Jim W
31 January 2016|
Response from lionjen | Reviewed this property |
I am unable to answer your question. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N14W24145 Tower Pl, Pewaukee, WI 53188-1153
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Pewaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 262-523-1322
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