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Hungry Peddler

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3429 Mormon Coulee Rd, La Crosse, WI 54601-6751
+1 608-788-1895
07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Marion, Iowa
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

Excellent comfort food with a fun atmosphere with a lot of character! Really need to go here! Looks like it used to be a house, and the service and food are wonderful!

Thank Jim H
South Boston, Virginia
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

I met a friend here for lunch. She had the Reuben before and highly recommended it. I did order it and it was delicious. Service was very quick even tho they were very busy. Our server was pleasant and kept our coffee cups filled. A neighboring table ordered the lasagna special and the portion was HUGE !!! I would return... More 

Thank jdanielson
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

Went to the Hungry Peddler because of the high reviews/rating for La Crosse places to eat. Not sure where those reviews came from (family or friends of restaurant?), because this place is not good. Service was poor, interior is old/outdated, poor atmosphere, food was not good, steaks were overcooked. We will not return here, La Crosse has a lot of... More 

1 Thank KElizabethD
Madison, Wisconsin
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

Cute little diner. The bartender at Thirsty Turtle in Stoddard told us to go there...Good breakfast! BIG servings.

Thank Jackie O
Lake Hallie, Wisconsin, United States
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68 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

First time here. Heard from friends the food was good, so why not try it out. We had breakfast. Wait staff was very prompt & very attentive! The food was tasty. Nothing fancy here, just really good food & service! I had the Western Omlet made with egg beaters & added mushrooms. This is served with toast choice & hash... More 

Thank Veronica S
Niagara Falls
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146 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

We stopped in about 10 am on a Monday and it was busy! The staff seated our party of 6 quickly and the waitress had our coffee poured in a wink of an eye, and she kept them full. She was cheerful and efficient; the quality, quantity and price matched the service. If I lived in the area I'd visit... More 

Thank Blancaontheroad
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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145 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015

We went here for breakfast after church. The food was very good. Service was great. They have a wide variety of breakfast items.

Thank clemab
New Ulm, MN
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165 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

Fast and pleasant service. First thing out – a bowl of garlic toast, a basket of a variety of crackers, bread sticks and rolls, and a relish plate with pickles, radishes, and carrots to munch on. Nice to have appetizers (not charged for) that include fresh veggies! Large variety on the menu from more expensive, fancy dinners to many sandwich... More 

1 Thank JudyMK
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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995 reviews
783 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 920 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

After viewing a movie nearby we decided to stop in for a late lunch and it was quite crowded. Server was a real character, but did a good job. Lasagne snd Swiss chicken were both pleasing choices. The accompanying French onion soup and house salad were both solid as well. I can see why it's so popular!

Thank PlanetR
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

This place is one of my favorites. I've visited many times and have never been disappointed. The atmosphere is great and the food is top notch. Best French-onion soup I've ever had!

Thank Vjacation

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3429 Mormon Coulee Rd, La Crosse, WI 54601-6751
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
  • Phone Number: +1 608-788-1895

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