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Waterfront Restaurant and Tavern

328 Front St S, La Crosse, WI 54601-4023
608-782-5400
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Ranked #4 of 163 Restaurants in La Crosse
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The restaurant is beautiful... But overpriced...the tab has an automatic fee that goes to the restaurant, not the staff...hmmm..the appetizers are half the size as they were a year ago but price is the same...not going again

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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72 reviews 72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We had not been there for a while. We were very surprised at the increase in prices. We had the shrimp and scallops. The shrimp were very tough...probably over cooked. The drink prices were very high. Service was okay. We were not seated where we could see the water. It was getting dark out anyway. So many places to eat... More

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Iowa City, Iowa
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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Waterfront restaurant has been one of our favorite restaurants in Lacrosse since it opened. We were there last week-the food was over priced, average, service was good. The view was still great, but I was really surprised what they have done with prices over last year. One entrée cost more than any entrees at restaurants such as Michels, Orchids at... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Another week in La Crosse, and more great meals at the Waterfront. Everything about it is first-rate, whether it's dinner, lunch or late-night in the lounge. I look forward to returning.

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

My cousin held her wedding reception at the Waterfront and it was absolutely stunning. The overall decor of the restaurant itself was so beautiful that very little additional decor was needed and the area was spacious allowing for a comfortable seating option. The view of the river in both the afternoon and the evening was absolutely stunning and provided for... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We had not been to the waterfront for about a year. My husband had ordered the scallops and shrimp. when his meal came it was one shrimp and two scallops on linguine. we ordered an hoerdeurve platter so we could share and the platter was very skimpy with 3 pieces of toast and about 7 pieces of meat. although the... More

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Peachtree City
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Good stuff. Burgers good and reasonably priced. Wine 2 for the price of 1!!! Warm with heaters riverside. Great comfy sofa.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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90 reviews 90 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Great view for anyone. Right on the river. Great steaks. Very good service. Expensive but worth it. steaks are aged and prime.

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11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

When we arrived the hostess told us the patio was full even though there were clearly many open spots. When we got our menus we were supprised to find that there was no longer a happy hour food menu, only the TWF burger. The burger is great but we also used to enjoy the other ever changing happy hour food... More

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Colerain Belmont County, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We were all 'wowed' when we walked into the Waterfront. Gee, there are a lot of word starting with 'w' so far in this! On to the food- I can't stress how this is more a dining experience than a place to go grab a bite. You don't have to be all dressed up, we saw diners very casually dressed.... More

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Additional Information about Waterfront Restaurant and Tavern

Address: 328 Front St S, La Crosse, WI 54601-4023
Phone Number: 608-782-5400
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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