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Lacrosse, Wi
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I've done Big Als for pprobably 30 years for burgers and pizza. The other night, rather than wait an hour for another nearby place, I said lets Tr Big Als and get an entre. It was a pleasent surprise. I had the baked chicken breast - Pasta, meat sauce, onions, peppers, and cheese. She had the Pene pasta chicken breast,... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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126 reviews 126 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I go to Big Al's almost once a week for lunch. They have friendly wait-staff and good food. They frequently have good lunch specials like half priced burgers. The pizza is very good but takes awhile which can be difficult on an hour lunch. The inside has some neat decor as well.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

My wife and I were there a couple weeks ago after some Christmas shopping...we've always had their pizza before, which is very good, so this time I ordered a hamburger and my wife ordered a calzone. Yuk! (It didn't help that the waiter asked my wife "What would you like to drink, darlin'?" I almost popped him when he said... More 

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Lake City, Minnesota
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We had the Big Al's pizza and really enjoyed the light, tender crust. Will definitely be back when in La Crosse. Thanks!

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Wisconsin, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stopped in for a bite to eat. Ordered a pizza and it was the best tasting pizza we have had in a long time. The crust was perfect for thin crust. The toppings were plentiful and the cheese was abundant. A bit pricey but very good.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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45 reviews 45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stopped in on a Saturday night with 11, and we're seated right away in the bar next door. Some if the seats were sticky from spilled beer. It's a college bar, after all. The pizza was good, although not the speediest. They had a good selection of local beers on tap. The servers were good and cheerful.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Big Al's Pizza is a routine stop for us every time we visit La Crosse. The last 2 years in which we were there, we ordered take-out as we had a large group to feed. All the people that ate the pizza raved about the taste. What made the take-out even better was the price per person to eat. Had... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The pizzas were all great, but pricey. We had the special, a sausage, a cheese and a pepperoni. All the pizzas had a thin crust. It really was some of the best pizza Ive ever had.

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Bloomington, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Great taste with tons of toppings. Delivered hot and on time. Tried the Big Al's special and would highly recommend.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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250 reviews 250 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I ordered via phone, I asked they told 15 minutes, got there in a little after 15 proceeded to wait another 20, saw other orders going out, so I think mind was missed. No apologies just handed me my pizza. Will they pissed off the wrong guy. Got the pizza back, I swear it was not a thin crust and... More 

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Address: 115 3rd St, La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone Number: 608-782-7550
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse

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