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Schmidty's Bar & Restaurant

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3119 State Rd, La Crosse, WI
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Buffet
Good for:
Families with children

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  • 7
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  • 5
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great local establishment!

The large dining room has very big windows that let in a lot of natural light! Waitstaff is pretty attentive and courteous. Salad bar was what I ordered..it was decent..but not the greatest. Overall a good choice if you are looking for a local place to eat! Cheese curds are outta this world!

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2014
Aron S
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  • Families with children
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

We have been going to Schmittys for many years and often take out of town guests there. The food has been quite consistently good with good portions and good service. We went there last night with some out of town guests for dinner. Our guests suggested it because they had had good shrimp when they went there on a previous... More 

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West Salem, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Excellent salad bar and even better dinner. The Friday Fish Dinner was exceptional.Very good service even though it was extremely busy.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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105 reviews 105 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

A group of us went here after church on Sunday. The hot food was not very warm. The corned beef hash was sloppy mush. It was difficult to get a refill on a glass of water and/or coffee. We were in the side room and I am guessing the waitress had tables in both rooms. And of course because it... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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105 reviews 105 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We went there for fish on a Friday night. It was very busy. We had to wait a bit for our reservation but our order was taken very quickly and then we went to the salad bar. The salad bar has a very good selection. The fish dinner was more than we could eat. Service was great.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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105 reviews 105 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We had reservations for 6PM. It was very busy/ The salad bar was awesome and fresh. It is a locally owned restaurant/bar. The waitress was very attentive. The seafood platter special for that evening was superb!

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Rochester, Minnesota
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We grew up going to this place because all our aunts, uncles, cousins and grandparents lived within blocks. Fun to go back - still owned by the same family. It's a nice little neighborhood bar/restaurant. Food is decent, drinks are decent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Schmidty's always has a family friendly atmosphere. We've never been disappointed by their food, including an always fresh salad bar.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The large dining room has very big windows that let in a lot of natural light! Waitstaff is pretty attentive and courteous. Salad bar was what I ordered..it was decent..but not the greatest. Overall a good choice if you are looking for a local place to eat! Cheese curds are outta this world!

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I always enjoy my entree (my favorites are Prime Rib, Fish, Steak) and the salad bar is so good! Super Friday night fish also.

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Edgewood, Texas
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57 reviews 57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We visited Schmidty's on two different evenings; once for drinks, and the second for drinks and dinner. The bar is a very alive local hang-out and everyone seems to know almost everyone else there. Very friendly atmosphere. On our second visit we decided to have dinner, and in that regard it was very disappointing. I had a seafood platter which... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3119 State Rd, La Crosse, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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