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1855 Saloon and Grill

218 S Main St, Cottage Grove, WI 53527-9812
+1 608-839-3700
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“fish fry” (7 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
218 S Main St, Cottage Grove, WI 53527-9812
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A friend and I had the lunch special a ham and Swiss hot sandwich. It was great. The restaurant was quite and super for conversation, The waitress was very attentive and effective.

Thank mtok1945
Reviewed 23 May 2017

1855 is our local "Go To" for dinner, drinks and great lunches. The service is friendly and efficient. The atmosphere inside and outside is cozy and warm. Food choices are plentiful and prepared with excellence. Frequent local musicians add to the fun atmosphere. Reservations help...More

Thank Terlayne
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Our first clue should have been the now hiring sign on the door. Our server was inexperienced and seemed to have no clue what was on the menu or what each dish came with (salad, choice of side). She initially brought out the wrong order,...More

Thank Mamaduck2348
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The atmosphere was pretty good but price might be a little high. Quality was ok but menu seemed a little lacking. More of a local hangout. Large bar beer was cold and service was adequate.

Thank cdjones4761
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Stopped in for burger night with sweet potato fries. Both cooked to perfection. Bartender was prompt and on top of our drinks. Enjoyable visit. Also had the stone oven pizza which is crusted to perfection. Take a short drive to 1855. You will be glad...More

Thank Allen B
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I ordered the Supper Club Shrimp and it was GREAT! I've eaten here numerous times recently and all of my food has been excellent. I guess if I have a problem with my food I tell the server or a manager and get a replacement...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We went to 1855 last night for a birthday celebration & was not very impressed. The service was great but not the food. We had a burger(which was dry. He ordered it well done but even McD's can make a juicy well done burger), a...More

Thank carbobdoo
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We were celebrating a birthday on a weeknight so it was easy to get seated. The service was prompt. The food was very good. Two of us had pasta dishes and I had the Cajun salmon which was very tasty. Would return again for a...More

Thank Ronald T
Reviewed 3 March 2017

On a weekday in February we were headed to another restaurant, a fair distance away, for lunch, when we received a phone call that the party we were to meet could not make it. What to do, continue another 1/2 hour, or divert to alternate...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

I have had several meals at this location. Have never been disappointed. Good selection on the menu and service is good.

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Krisy H
Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$39
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 S Main St, Cottage Grove, WI 53527-9812
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Cottage Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 608-839-3700
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