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Kate's on State

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333 Main St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3251
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was awesome and they had a decent wine list. I like the decor and the staff were very professional.

Thank TedleyS
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had not dined for dinner since they moved to their downtown location. The food was just as amazing this time around! Filet melted in my mouth and the pork ribeye was to die for! Everything was very well seasoned and prepared beautifully. Katherine our server was very polite and provided excellent service!

Thank Jarrett H
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 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 ❤️

Thank gerri p
Minnetonka, Minnesota
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48 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

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

Thank Pam S
Decorah, Iowa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank AddCharm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Summer S
Saint Charles, Minnesota
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles 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!

Thank CammyMarie
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank stevenmD9618PJ
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Dick03
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank MinnesconsinGirl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?