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Mary Cody's

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205 Main Street, Onalaska, WI 54650
608.519.2200
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Welcome to Mary Cody's Restaurant and Maggie's Lounge, a place where...
Welcome to Mary Cody's Restaurant and Maggie's Lounge, a place where comfort and classic dining meet. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, locally renowned chef Mary Cody offers New American cuisine, using high-quality seasonal ingredients prepared in innovative ways, alongside classic American favorites. If you're looking for fine food in a casual, cozy atmosphere, you've found the right place.
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  • 9
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  • 8
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mixed review

Visited Maggies for their Friday night all-you-can-eat fish fry and got a good dinner at a reasonable price. My wife, on the other hand ordered Chicken Marsala which was only average and over-priced. While our server was very friendly, the service was slow. I had to waited quite some time (5... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 27, 2015
MulliganMcDuff
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Onalaska
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  • Reservations
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I recently attended the Pub Dinner at Mary Cody's and what a treat! The dinner was for reserved patrons only, not open to the public, so we got the undivided attention of the staff, Mary and her wine specialist, Jeffrey, who is a native of Wales. He introduced each course with his knowledgable pairings of beer and... More 

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Onalaska, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I had not been to Maggie's in a couple of years because of previous bad experiences. Tonight was no better. We started with a drink order. My wife asked for a hard apple cider, the server said all they had was apple beer (Angry Orchard). I ordered Canadian Club and water, she tried to bring me brandy.... More 

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Onalaska
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Visited Maggies for their Friday night all-you-can-eat fish fry and got a good dinner at a reasonable price. My wife, on the other hand ordered Chicken Marsala which was only average and over-priced. While our server was very friendly, the service was slow. I had to waited quite some time (5+ minutes) for a second helping of batter-fried cod. Lastly,... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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61 reviews 61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Stopped last evening for the special: buy 2 appetizers, get a bottle (full size) of wine. Love the crab cakes...they're the best! Nachos were OK....and the wine was very nice. After the appetizers, we split a main course of stroganoff...nicely prepared with a perfect salad wiith a great balsamic vinegar reduction. I have to say, between the chef and great... More 

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Onalaska
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42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Very Good Menu to select from, and the food was great. The service, extremely helpful and well versed. Nice little bar, gracious bartender and the drinks were exceptional. The bartender was a blonde lady, she knew how to serve the drinks and especially the wines. Nice assortment of wines, top shelf. If traveling through Onalaska, it is worth the stop.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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137 reviews 137 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My wife and I tried this restaurant on a random chosing one evening. We were not disappointed. The man behind the bar (perhaps the owner) was very strange and created an unnecessary awkward moment; that is the only negative thing we endured. The food was good, moderately priced. They do make a Brandy Old Fashioned properly (something that is rare... More 

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Onalaska, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This restraunt is great for breakfast, they have a very wide selection of meals. The staff is friendly and attentive. Food is prepared promptly.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

My husband and I thought we'd take a chance on this place for and were very disappointed. I had the three-cheese grilled cheese and cup of chili. The chili was horrible, straight out of the can. The grilled cheese was fine, but there was nothing special about it. Ended up spending $12 on a grilled cheese and inedible chili. My... More 

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Onalaska, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

One of the best places to eat in town. Welcoming staff, well prepared food, great prices. The bar is a nice place to meet friends.

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Maggies Restaurant ( Named after a four legged friend and companion of 14 years) small bar and restaurant neat and clean. Home made soups & desserts. 12 appetizers with 7 differant dipping sauces, 4 Flat Bread Pizzas, 6 differant salads. Specialty sandwiches, Pot roast, Steak, Pulled Pork, Burgers come medium and juicy, along with bread choices. The dinner menu has... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 205 Main Street, Onalaska, WI 54650
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Onalaska
  • Phone Number: 608.519.2200

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Gastropub

Description

Welcome to Mary Cody's Restaurant and Maggie's Lounge, a place where comfort and classic dining meet. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, locally renowned chef Mary Cody offers New American cuisine, using high-quality seasonal ingredients prepared in innovative ways, alongside classic American favorites. If you're looking for fine food in a casual, cozy atmosphere, you've found the right place.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?