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Mainstream Bar and Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
404 W Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186-4615
+1 262-544-6222
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tots” (9 reviews)
“burgers” (33 reviews)
“cheese curds” (3 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
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American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
404 W Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186-4615
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Found this place on TripAdvisor. Once again, reviews are spot on. I really wanted the burger but since it's a half a pound, I decided to try their wings. Very very yummy... crispy skin, moist and their ranch dressing is housemade...so thick and flavorable. My...More

Thank Marie R
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

A friend and I decided to dine here based on the recommendation of a coworker. Arrived at approximately 5:30 on a Thursday evening and the place was busy.It definitely is a bar with food rather than a restaurant with a bar.We were able to get...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 23 August 2017

What a pleasant and tasty experience! Exceptionally welcoming staff and environment.The environment is comfortable and yet classy. The dining room and bar is well appointed, exceptionally clean and spatially comfortable. There is a great selection of tapped beer and the bar staff is extremely knowledgeable....More

Thank Abesters
jon d, Owner at Mainstream Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank you for visiting and your review!!!

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Pub place with some tables outside. Had read reviews of how people loved their burgers. The burgers are large(1/2 lb.) Buns pretty good. I ordered a blue cheese bacon burger with cajun seasoning. My disappointment- where was the blue cheese? - very little. If I...More

Thank Gardenlover31
Reviewed 19 May 2017

If you want good food, Mainstream is a good choice. Also the location is nice in the historic area. You can sit at tables or at the bar. I have had grilled shrimp many times, but this was the best I have ever had.

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Excellent bar food with great atmosphere and the tots are to die for. They do karaoke which does get loud - annoying - but the great food and the tots make up for it.

Thank ThePiepers
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoy the atmosphere in this place. The music is good. The staff are always friendly and kind. This last time I ordered the Chicken Satay and it's the first time I've been disappointed in anything I've eaten here. It was salty in my opinion....More

Thank Spartina320
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I enjoyed my visit early Friday evening. It wasn't very crowded, but service was a bit slow at least at first. Perhaps because it was just before the dinner rush the staff seemed to be doing more visiting with each other than the customers. Once...More

Thank sunhead
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We sat outside and had drinks when we were on a break from the bike trail...bloody mary was spot on and yes you will get a beer chaser because this is Wisconsin where you get a drink with your drink. We didn't get food but...More

1  Thank isabehr
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We have been wanting to eat at Mainstream for awhile. We were not disappointed. We both had hamburgers that were excellent. We'll be back.

Thank CornfedContessa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 W Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186-4615
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waukesha
  • Phone Number: +1 262-544-6222
  • E-mail
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