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Buzzard Billy's Flying Carp Cafe

) #2 of 167 Restaurants in La Crosse €€ - €€€ American, ,
222 Pearl St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3216
+1 608-796-2277
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
222 Pearl St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3216
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing food!! I am from down south and this is some of the best Cajun food I have had in a long time! Alligator bites were amazing!

Thank dawncory14
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped for drinks and appetizers. The shark fingers and mojiotos are incredible! The service was amazing as well!

Thank Colleenwis
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went back again! Fun, Seems like everything on the menu has a kick to it! Beer is ice cold, service is great! Place is clean! Will go back again!

Thank John L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always tasty, consistent and reasonable. Burgers (maybe best in town), pasta, seafood...something for everybody. Excellent selection of tap beers too.

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not to many restaurants offer gator on their menu but Buzzard Billy's does. Food is average for a college town. Make sure and check out the "StarLite Lounge" upstairs.

Thank timm1960
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were impressed with the variety of food choices. Great Cajun flavors and spices. The service was done well. The waiter was always asking us if we need anything else.

Thank bradries
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated promptly and great suggestions were made to us by our server. This bar/pub was fun and friendly. My wife ordered the Jamaican jerk pasta that had a delicious heat to it and I ordered the red beans and rice with andouille sausage....More

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did a ride-along with Nic on a sales call to La Crosse where we had lunch at Buzzard Billy’s. We started with the Oysters Chipotle as an appetizer. We had six fried oysters on tortilla chips topped with Chipotle sauce and pico de gallo....More

Thank Unity-Eagle-68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Usually downtown restaurants have a premium price tag added to their food. BB did not. You get a lot of food for your $. Service was excellent, even the hostess stopped by and asked how our food was. Cajun trio-excellent. We would definitely come again...More

Thank KraZe47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a party of nine and were seated quickly. We all agreed that the food was good and we were happy with our choices. The decor is typical of many casual service restaurants but it was still nice

Thank ToddSIndiana
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Questions & Answers
5 June 2016|
Response from Jeff P | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. It's Cajun food and I've never eaten anything here that isn't good and spicy. I'm sure if you look at their on-line menu you can get a good idea from there (I'd give you the link but TripAdvisor doesn't allow... More
31 December 2014|
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Response from Jimmy G | Reviewed this property |
I would guess so. But, you should call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Pearl St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3216
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
  • Phone Number: +1 608-796-2277
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