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Hitching Post

2503 W Wisconsin St, Portage, WI 53901-1022
+1 608-742-8208
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish fry” (9 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
“ribs” (6 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
2503 W Wisconsin St, Portage, WI 53901-1022
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food and service. Nice friendly bay and resonable drink prices. Nothing fancy , fish fry is good and service was very good.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To be clear, I loved everything about this place. Food delicious. Prices fair. Server (Erica) exceptional - kind and patient with our large group. GREAT PIE!

Thank NYCGreglando
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

we go to the hitching post probably every three weeks for fish. we usually get kaitlyn, but sadly had to settle for someone else. our drinks were never refilled, we didn't have ketchup in our bottle and couldn't flag her down enough to get any...More

Thank Abigail L
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We celebrated our 44th wedding anniversary here, had a very good lunch, a good old fashioned, Lisa our waitresses was a outstanding good server, been here before, Will come again. Very popular with the locals

Thank David D
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed the salad and taco bar for a very reasonable price of $8.99 on Tuesday. The service was exceptional and the tone was very family oriented. Would definitely go back!

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We went for breakfast. 2 in the party had the brunch, one ordered off the menue. The omlette was overcooked. BROWN, the meat inside it was overcooked and portions even burnt. The eggs on the buffet were not cooked and cold. The sausage gravy had...More

Thank Armsons
Reviewed 5 November 2017

My husband and I were on our way to our cabin in Minocqua and decided to stop in on a Friday night for the Fish Fry. It was really good and reminded me of the good old fashion fish fry I used to get with...More

Thank ediefram
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I was very pleased with the food and service. The staff was very friendly and the service was fast. I liked the salad bar as well as the delicious steak I ordered. My husband also ordered a steak and it was done to perfection! We...More

Thank bindy1325
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Good Place to Spend a Friday Evening, good food, good service, staff friendly, quick service. Highly recommend it.

Thank Turko25
Reviewed 14 September 2017

It didn't look like this place was open when we passed it, so we asked at the nearby BP station and they sent us right back! We were chagrin to go in because the outside had siding missing, lights torn away, had a dodgy feeling....More

1  Thank linareva
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Questions & Answers
Penny D
21 January 2018|
Response from Kim D |
They might for larger size parties. We dine here regularly and know the owners; however we've never heard of anyone speaking of reservations as they get very busy on weekends.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2503 W Wisconsin St, Portage, WI 53901-1022
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Portage
  • Phone Number: +1 608-742-8208
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