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Perkins Restaurant & Bakery

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1411 Rose St, La Crosse, WI 54603-2442
+1 608-785-0982
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New Lisbon, Wisconsin
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123 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We keep going to Perkins at times and are actually disappointed. The soup my wife had tasted like canned soup and she did not eat it. I had a burger and was a typical one for Perkings. Service was slow but not terrible.

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Thank Mark J
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Where do I begin? This is by far, the most disgusting Perkins I have ever been to. It's outdated and extremely dirty. The smell of dirty carpet was strong and made me lose my appetite. My daughter used the restroom and there was no toilet paper, no soap and no paper towels. We finally ended up leaving without even ordering... More 

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Thank Julie R
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
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136 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

This is a real disappointment for a Perkins. We try to eat at this chain if possible. We only ordered salads and the lettuce was wilted and poorly prepared. I had the end of a romaine stalk the size of a baseball in my salad. The waiter told me they buy their produce already chopped. They need to have the... More 

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Thank rmstitely
Wisconsin
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

While shopping we stopped for supper. My friends had never been to a Perkins before and we were not disappointed. I had the shrimp and he had a Sandwich/burger with cheese and onion rings on it. My baked potato wasn't that good and sort of hard on one end, but the salad and shrimp were very good. Also, our waitress... More 

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Thank Brenda J
Vacaville, California
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117 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

My friends brought me here for our Noon Dinner. I and one friend ordered the Southwest Avocado Salad. It was large, fresh and crisp, and good. The chicken was spicy tasting of cayenne and seasoned salt. There was a black bean and corn relish or salsa that had no particular marinade taste, but added to the salad. The tortilla strips... More 

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Thank Jo W
Westby, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Excellant friendly staff. The food reminds me of homemade style, comfortable. Lots of choices. Too many maybe, I had a hard time choosing, LOL. love the free pie on Mondays! Can't wait for our next visit.

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Thank Sundaydriver17
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

If you've been to a Perkins before then you know what to expect. It's not flashy, but the food and portion sizes are decent and the prices are good if you go at the right time. This one is quite clean and the service is decent, but it's again not perfect nor flashy.

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Thank bwdmighall
Prior Lake, Minnesota
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74 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

Most of the reviews talk about the slow service. It is terribly slow and the needs of the customers are infrequently checked by servers. Probably the worst Perkins I've ever been to.

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Thank ElderberryKombucha
Onalaska, Wisconsin
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73 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

We like most Perkins restaurants for their variety and pretty well-made food but this particular restaurant is not very clean and the meal we had last night was a poor one with terrible service. Our waitperson was very friendly and constantly telling us how he takes good care of his customers. He is living in an illusion, he did not... More 

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Thank BONNIE W
Sparta, Wisconsin, United States
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

Had breakfast there. The food was good and the special breakfast deals were just the right amount and price. Not very often you can have a good breakfast with two people for less than $10.00. Service was good also and the place was very clean.

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Thank Judy B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1411 Rose St, La Crosse, WI 54603-2442
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  La Crosse
  • Phone Number: +1 608-785-0982

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