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Digger's Sting

122 3rd St N, La Crosse, WI 54601-3207
+1 608-782-3796
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
122 3rd St N, La Crosse, WI 54601-3207
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I walked in on a Saturday evening without a reservation and was informed they were fully booked until at least 9:30pm. However, since I was alone they offered a place at the other bar if I was willing to get a limited menu. Since I...More

Thank DaveMemphis
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

DaveMemphis, thank you for your kind review! We truly appreciate your kind words about our staff. It's definitely a boost for us every time we hear positive reviews such as this. We will be sure to let them know of your kind words. See you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there on a date night with my wife. we were going to a show downtown and decided to try Digger's. Service was excellent on a very busy night. Food was also excellent. We are sure to dine here more often

Thank Keith B
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing to dine with us and I am glad to hear that your visit with us was a memorable one! We look forward to welcoming you back to the restaurant in the near future. Take care, Keith!

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here because we thought it looked like a neat place to have a drink. Was about 4:30 on a Saturday and upon walking in you are immediately greeted by the host. He asked if we wanted a table now because the next available...More

Thank scooterpieMinnesota
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We sincerely apologize that your experience with us was less than satisfactory. This is not what we want to portray of our restaurant, nor do we ever wish to make our customers feel like...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We made a 7:00 PM reservation and were seated at a lovely table. We ordered the filet mignon for 2 with blue cheese crumbles on top, I had baked potato, wife had potato au gratin. Ordered medium rare, cooked perfectly, center was pink. Potatoes for...More

Thank Hammerhead44
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us! I hope your next visit is just around the corner. Call us if there is anything we can help you with, Hammerhead44.

Reviewed 10 October 2017

Digger's Sting has been a destination for us for many years. Situated in the heart downtown La Crosse, Digger's is so very unique! Lots of photos on the walls from the Movie (The Sting) along with the soft sounds from Sinatra, Dean Martin, etc. The...More

Thank edwkiely
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

We are deeply elated that we have been your constant restaurant of choice when you're in La Crosse As always, don't hesitate to let us know if you're visiting again soon. Our staff are always ready to help you with anything, Edwkiely. Thank you and...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

I stayed nearby at the Hampton Inn and ordered a carry-out. Service was fast and friendly and the walleye was excellent. I would dine here again for sure.

Thank AudreySD
Management response:Responded 5 October 2017

I appreciate your positive feedback about our restaurant, AudreySD. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can. If you're traveling to our area gain soon, don't hesitate to call us.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

I like this place. It's great for lunch. Very few people there so you can do business and service is great. Food was good and priced well. The first time there, I felt like I was visiting the Godfather. It has cool vibe.

Thank Charlie K
Management response:Responded 8 September 2017

Charlie, thank you for taking the time to rate your experience with us! We are happy to hear that it was a good one! Thank you for all of your feedback, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent, service was mediocre considering it wasn't that busy. Hawaiian Kijita (sp) was incredible. I will return for sure.More

Thank 33Woody54
Management response:Responded 8 September 2017

33Woody54, thank you for taking time to rate your experience with us! We always appreciate the feedback, and we are so happy to hear that you had a great time with us. We're sorry to hear that the service was only mediocre, but are very...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

I like it here. We take guests here and meet friends about four times a year. We always look forward to a drink at the bar and a nice place to enjoy our meal and some conversation. We have ordered many things on the menu....More

Thank Susan S
Management response:Responded 22 August 2017

Susan, thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Your continued loyalty and support as a customer is truly valued, and we rely on positive feedback like yours to keep our business going. Customer thoughts mean the world to us! We cannot...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

Most people probably don't go here for lunch, but my family rolling thru town looking for some good food for lunch. The town is really quaint, and Diggers is a hidden gem. The service staff was excellentMore

Thank DDPage33
Management response:Responded 22 August 2017

DDPage33, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review of your recent visit with us! We truly appreciate the 5 STAR rating, as this is what we strive for from each and every customer that we serve. We are so glad to...More

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Sally W
2 December 2016|
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Response from plymouthwi | Reviewed this property |
There wasn't one when we ate there. We were very casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 3rd St N, La Crosse, WI 54601-3207
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
  • Phone Number: +1 608-782-3796
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