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1232 Avon Street, La Crosse, WI 54603
1 608.784.2386
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Pogreba offers an unexpectedly wonderful dining experience!

No one would ever expect a restaurant in a residential area to deliver the best steak ever. But that's just what I got at Pogreba's. The atmosphere is… Well, let's just say that they tried. If they would take that chef, and that waitress, and that DELICIOUS piece of meat, and put them in a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2014
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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My wife and I dined here on Valentine's Day. This was our third time at Pogreba and we have been very happy every time. We particularly like the appetizers and I like the lamb.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We had our company holiday party at Pogreba's recently and I would highly recommend them to everyone. We had approximately 40 people in our group and had reserved the upper level which has a bar as well. Josh and Kaley planned everything perfectly. We even had narrowed down the choices and they made a personal menu just for us! Spectacular... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Pogreba's is La Crosse's hidden gem! Located in a renovated church and tucked away in the North Side neighborhood, Pogreba's offers the perfect atmosphere for date nights and family fun. Make sure to get there early for cocktails at the bar...Eric is the best bartender in town! Not only does he know how to make the perfect cosmo, but he's... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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233 reviews 233 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I ate here for the rehearsal dinner for my friend's wedding. The décor is inviting and romantic. The food was very good. I had salmon which was perfectly cooked. Our server had personality and made our evening enjoyable. Can't speak to pricing since our meal was provided by the bride and groom, but would eat here again.

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Lacrosse, Wi
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I had the filet, medium rare, served off menu with cabinet reduction instead of blue cheese. Just outstanding. She had langoustine and scallops with risotto. Also outstanding. Probably the best his/her's combination in a single dining we have had. Not surprisingly we eat there 5 to 7 times a year.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

No one would ever expect a restaurant in a residential area to deliver the best steak ever. But that's just what I got at Pogreba's. The atmosphere is… Well, let's just say that they tried. If they would take that chef, and that waitress, and that DELICIOUS piece of meat, and put them in a building on the river with... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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116 reviews 116 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Was here on 10/10/14. My dad and I had babyback ribs and they were not good. Pay good money for food you expect it to be good. Were tough and almost inedible. Mom had a tenderloin and I tasted it and it was good. Sister had a pasta dish and said it was ok. Service was good. For the price... More 

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Onalaska, Wisconsin
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

La Crosse has many very good restaurants and being a resident of Onalaska, I get the opportunity to experience them all. If you're in the area and want to entertain someplace nice where the food and service are very good then Pogreba's should be on your list. Atmosphere is leans a bit to the formal side (wouldn't necessarily want to... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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94 reviews 94 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We have been here several times. this time there was us and one other couple there. It was a bit before they took our order and it took over 45 minutes to get our meal. A bit over priced for the quality. Have no desire to return there. Service was very slow both times we have dined here. Too many... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My husband and i had a date night for the first time in months. We wanted to try something new so we gave pogrebas a chance and are glad we did it was amazing the food and the atmosphere. Perfect pick for a long over due date.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1232 Avon Street, La Crosse, WI 54603
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
  • Phone Number: 1 608.784.2386

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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