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Chances

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American, Bar, Pub
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205 W Main St, Rochester, WI 53167
+1 262-534-2772
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Racine, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decent service.. the food was good service was a bit hit and miss, server wasn't very attentive. I had to ask for refills soda cups are tiny.

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Thank jamesgrave
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have gone many times for fish which is very good. Also had many lunches which are good. Atmosphere is great in the dining area. It is like a Cheers where everyone knows your name. Very friendly staff.

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Thank luvhorsesbez
Wisconsin
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chances is a quaint little restaurant with excellent food. Had their sirloin steak dinner-the steak was made exactly to what I ordered. It was so good as was the baked potato. We were there on a Thursday night so we were surprised at how busy they were but still were very well taken care of. Used our Entertainment Card without... More 

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Thank WisconsinRaydar
Burlington, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time I come home, it involves a night at Chances. From the tastiest Old Fashions to the Friday Night Fish Fry, it's one of my favs.

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Thank molz75
Waterford, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Food is ok the service is very slow as there is only one waitress on weekday's; be CAREFUL if you plan on using your entertainment coupon they might or might not take it as they change the rules on what they consider a Entree, as we were surprised to find out when the bill came that they wouldn't honor the... More 

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Thank Ramiro262
Burlington, Wisconsin, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I have enjoyed my dining experiences in this rustic tavern/restaurant for several years now. The food is always plentiful and delicious. The best porterhouse pork chop I've ever had and as I recently discovered they offer, in my opinion, the best Wisconsin fish fry in this area too. The service has always been outstanding and the atmosphere is warm and... More 

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Thank Thomas S
Chicago, Illinois
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127 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

After visiting a local apple orchard we stopped in here for lunch, based on an acquaintance's recommendation. We were glad we did. The filling lunch was well-prepared, served by a charming waitress. Sure, some of it was fried, but it was GOOD! We started with reuben bites, which were won-tons filled with corned beef, Swiss, sauerkraut and thousand island dressing.... More 

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Thank jessengee
Gig Harbor, Washington
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

The reason I'm giving a low rating was the terrible service at the bar. Locals were served and attended to. Drove 30 miles to have ribs (which were fall off the bone tender) only to be disappointed by lousy bar service. Acted like it was an imposition to wait on us - if you don't like your job, find something... More 

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Thank Seahawksfantoo
Franksville, Wisconsin
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Quaint restaurant with great food. We had lunch there today and the Walley sandwich, Cobb Salad Wrap, and Chef Salad were awesome. The deserts are to die for also. I will go back to try more of there delightful dishes. The service was great also!

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Thank Linda W
Waterford, Wisconsin
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Chances is quaint, charming and serves a very good fish fry often with an evening special. The portions are large. Service is charming and attentive (thank you Vivian!).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 W Main St, Rochester, WI 53167
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 262-534-2772

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