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Kate's on State

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333 Main St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3251
16087843354
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4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pastas to die for! Sauces like nowhere else! And a boatload of food for the price! We make a stop here at least once a month.... And there is no doubt that Kate's has the best filet in town as well! Come hungry and leave happy! My daughters very favorite restaurant ❤️

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Thank gerri p
Minnetonka, Minnesota
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40 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WE had a fabulous server . She told us about the entrees, we decided to split one. I think the entree could of served 4 people. Was very good. Nice atmosphere

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Thank Pam S
Decorah, Iowa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Had one of the best filet mignons ever! I love to cook and this place rocked it with every plate. Service was spot on. Marcy, our server, was very professional and pleasant. Nice wine list and CLEAN!! Make sure to use the restrooms...well at least the women's room.

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Thank AddCharm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

July 2016 - ordered both of Kate's specials. One was a filet with shrimp and lobster ravioli and a yellow curry. The second was the pork special with mashed potatoes and a spiced apple side. Both were OUT OF THIS WORLD! I have never had pork prepared that was as luscious and mouth watering. It was more tender and flavorful... More 

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Thank Summer S
Saint Charles, Minnesota
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

My mouth is still watering! The meal was phenomenal! A return trip is definitely in order! Kate's on State has a great atmosphere for a special date night or a couples night out. The staff was equally as impressive as the restaurant's atmosphere. This is a must stop for anyone visiting LaCrosse looking for a fabulous meal!

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Thank CammyMarie
Madison
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We went here for our eldest son and his wife's birthdays. I had their pork special. It was a loin chop browned in a pan then finished in the oven. It had a delicious reduction sauce with brandy, apples, herbs and other items. It came with garlic mashed potatoes and mixed vegetables, that were done perfect. The meat melted in... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been a customers for years. The signature dish is a filet mignon, crab ravioli and shrimp, it is great! It is expensive but there a lot of high quality items in that offering. My favorite is Polo Puttanesca, what a great taste sensation. My wife's favorite is Tortellini Oliverto she always looks forward to our... More 

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Thank Dick03
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Nice after work dinner with a friend. Quiet on a Thursday evening. Our server was attentive and very knowledgeable about the menu. Bread was served with three delicious spreads/oil.

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Thank MinnesconsinGirl
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

I recently relocated to La Crosse area from WA state. I have been missing a great seafood meal and I finally found it. I ordered the seafood and wild mushroom ravioli and I actually thought I was home with a view of Puget Sound and more. The seafood was fresh and abundant, the cream sauce was amazing and the ravioli... More 

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onalska, WI
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

Kate's on State is my absolute favorite restaurant in La Crosse! Fresh local food, great tasting and wonderful options!! Can't wait to go back - would highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 Main St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3251
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
  • Phone Number: 16087843354

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?