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The Root Note

115 4th St, La Crosse, WI 54601
+1 608-782-7668
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good35%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“crepes” (36 reviews)
“salads” (4 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
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Cafe, American, Vegetarian Friendly
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115 4th St, La Crosse, WI 54601
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked here for breakfast from our hotel nearby. Good coffee and beautiful, delicious crepes made fresh on the spot. Great breakfast spot!

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fine coffee and fun foods, served in ambience that matches. Staff and guests were welcoming. Located near other stores of interest.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

My family and I were traveling through on 80W and made a pit Stop in La Crosse. After a mediocre lunch, we wanted a cold brew for the hot day. We decided on the Root Note and man am I glad we did. Friendly people,...More

Thank Jen W
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

While camping for Memorial Day weekend, my friend and myself drove into Lacrosse for a coffee and some other items. Luckily we arrived just minutes before closing on Sunday. First, let me just say if you haven't been to downtown Lacrosse, it's one of the...More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A great hangout for anyone- aimed at college kids, but this old man loves it too, and so do my high schoolers. Deeply involved and concerned owners cultivate a hipster vibe that manages not be be exclusionary. The menu is strictly vegetarian, locally sourced and...More

Thank Lon S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Based on trip advisor reviews, I left the hotel in search of The Root Note! So glad I selected this spot. Delish freshly made scones and amazing coffee. You won't be disappointed.

Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Best Crepes!!! Whether in the mood for a savory or sweet crepe... This is the place! My favorite is the Cremlin with a fried egg on top. The Baby Bleu is also often ordered by the family. Don't forget the coffee! Another thing the Root...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Stopped by for coffee meeting with a friend. Coffee is good. The coffee go-withs (pastries, etc. okay). Ambience is good but lighting is dark. If you are there to work there are some table lamps that can be switched on, otherwise it the illumination from...More

Thank Roland K
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Great, unusual breakfast/lunch place. Crepes and salads were tasty. Espresso is very good, but short of world-class.

Thank CaseyfromBoston
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Whether you want a simple cup of coffee or a full meal, this place has it all. The daily brew is always good and their specialty drinks are just as delicious. I usually drink my coffee black, but the locally sourced cream and honey and...More

Thank Ben U
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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08:30 - 18:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 4th St, La Crosse, WI 54601
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
  • Phone Number: +1 608-782-7668
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