Fish Fry in the Fox Cities

Nothing is more Wisconsin than a Friday Fish Fry.

Is there anything better than indulging in comfort food on a Friday night to start the weekend? The Fox Cities are known for our many supper clubs and dive bars to enjoy fresh fish and of course, an old fashioned!

Black Otter Supper Club, Hortonville
Besides the regular seafood favorites, you can find speciality items like Cajun broiled haddock, Cajun broiled pike, frog legs and all-you-can-eat white fish on Friday nights.

Camelot Bar and Grill, Appleton
From deep-fried pike fillets and Icelandic haddock fillets to delicate perch fillets, the Camelot has a great variety of fish options on the menu. Camelot Bar & Grill has been voted in the top of the best fish fries of the valley for over 10 years.

Cimarron Bar & Grill, Menasha
Cimarron is a hidden gem with an affordable Friday fish menu! Their experienced and multi-talented cooks will steam or fry your fish to perfection. Make sure to hang out after your meal for live music on Friday nights.

George’s Steak House, Appleton
Their Friday fish fry continues to be a popular attraction. They offer 10 different Friday specials, and for the Boston Clam-chowder lovers, this is the place to go!

Greene’s Pour House, Neenah
Though this isn't a traditional supper club, Greene's Pour House has a great Friday fish menu including perch, haddock, grilled salmon and a chef's choice!

Ground Round, Neenah
Friday fish specials include all-you-can-eat beer battered haddock and two different perch dinners, all served with the classic sides. If you would like to stay in the comfort of your home, the Ground Round delivers!

Houdini's Escape Gastropub, Appleton
If you feel like venturing outside the traditional fish fry box, this is the place to do it. Their fish tacos are awesome, offering them beer battered, blackened or Cajun. And if fish tacos aren't for you, they offer a perch and a weekly special.

Lake Park Pub, Menasha

Lake Park Pub offers fresh lake perch, Icelandic haddock, bluegill, walleye, pike and tilapia on Friday nights. You can have your fish lightly breaded, broiled or beer battered.

Mark's East Side, Appleton
With many Fox Cities Golden Fork Awards under their belt, including Best Fish Fry, you won't be disappointed at this local favorite. Mark's uses special family recipes for their battered haddock and tartar sauce!

Michiel's Bar & Grill, Menasha
Michiel's has seafood available all week but has a fantastic Friday fish fry menu of all-you-can-eat haddock, lake perch and a seafood platter that includes deep fried perch, shrimp, scallops & baked haddock. They also have a weekly fish special!

Scuba’s Pourhouse, Appleton
Casual pub atmosphere that offers Friday fish any way you’d like it. Choose from perch, haddock, mahi-mahi, Mardi Gras shrimp or a seafood platter, and if you want it deep-fried, pan-fried or blackened. The old fashioned’s are great too!

Spats Food & Spirits, Appleton
A local favorite and longtime College Avenue landmark, "the Tav on the Ave" serves up a special Friday night menu featuring their very popular fish fry and seafood.

The Out-O-Town Supper Club, Kaukauna
Traditional supper club atmosphere that not only offers their fish fry on Fridays, but also Wednesdays! Their menu includes perch, haddock, bluegill, pike and grilled salmon.

The Outpost Pub & Provisions, Sherwood

This log-cabin style restaurant has the perfect Wisconsin up north atmosphere! The Outpost offers a popular fish fry on Fridays with baked haddock oscar, fresh perch and more.

Waverly Beach Bar & Grill, Menasha
Waverly Beach is the perfect place for an old fashioned Wisconsin fish fry. Choose from a variety of fish options and enjoy your meal outside while overlooking Lake Winnebago!

Van Abel’s of Hollandtown, Kaukauna
Can't wait until Friday? You can get shrimp, scallops, perch and cod every evening of the week! Their Friday menu includes Canadian pan-fried walleye and fresh lake perch, both breaded minutes before it arrives piping hot to your table.

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