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Buzzard Billy's Flying Carp Cafe

) #2 of 167 Restaurants in La Crosse $$ - $$$ American, ,
222 Pearl St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3216
+1 608-796-2277
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“jambalaya” (44 reviews)
“hush puppies” (39 reviews)
“po boy” (31 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
222 Pearl St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3216
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11 - 20 of 549 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were impressed with the variety of food choices. Great Cajun flavors and spices. The service was done well. The waiter was always asking us if we need anything else.

Thank bradries
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated promptly and great suggestions were made to us by our server. This bar/pub was fun and friendly. My wife ordered the Jamaican jerk pasta that had a delicious heat to it and I ordered the red beans and rice with andouille sausage....More

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did a ride-along with Nic on a sales call to La Crosse where we had lunch at Buzzard Billy’s. We started with the Oysters Chipotle as an appetizer. We had six fried oysters on tortilla chips topped with Chipotle sauce and pico de gallo....More

Thank Unity-Eagle-68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Usually downtown restaurants have a premium price tag added to their food. BB did not. You get a lot of food for your $. Service was excellent, even the hostess stopped by and asked how our food was. Cajun trio-excellent. We would definitely come again...More

Thank KraZe47
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We had a party of nine and were seated quickly. We all agreed that the food was good and we were happy with our choices. The decor is typical of many casual service restaurants but it was still nice

Thank ToddSIndiana
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Late lunch with the grandkids. Wonderful mozzarella stick appetizer. Great sampler plate for s.o., beer cheese soup and blackened chicken salad for me. Nice, garden greens not iceberg. Antique decor is interesting. Service was good.

Thank Farquar H
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Came in here midweek, on our way up to MN to catch a flight. It was quite busy at lunchtime, seemed very popular with the locals - which was a good sign. Really loved the blackened catfish! Great selection of beers as well, including several...More

Thank lillierebel
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Although their web site said they had authentic New Orleans Cajun food, I was skeptical since I'm from that part of the world, and most northerners don't know what a good roux is, but I was wrong. Their gumbo was excellent, and I'd highly recommend...More

Thank JJCjr
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Good atmosphere, good selection of beer and the food is awesome! LOVE the armadillo eggs, actually started making them at home when I entertain. Warning, the really good dishes are heavy, plan on a walk after.

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic PoBoy and highly recommend the armadillo eggs! Bacon lovers will drool over this combo

Thank Lisa R
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Questions & Answers
6 June 2016|
Response from Jeff P | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. It's Cajun food and I've never eaten anything here that isn't good and spicy. I'm sure if you look at their on-line menu you can get a good idea from there (I'd give you the link but TripAdvisor doesn't allow... More
1 January 2015|
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Response from Jimmy G | Reviewed this property |
I would guess so. But, you should call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Pearl St, La Crosse, WI 54601-3216
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
  • Phone Number: +1 608-796-2277
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