We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Digger's Sting

122 3rd St N, La Crosse, WI 54601-3207
+1 608-782-3796
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“garlic toast” (37 reviews)
“prime rib” (41 reviews)
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
122 3rd St N, La Crosse, WI 54601-3207
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (240)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 240 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant never disappoints! Amazing food everytime and amazing drinks. Staff is friendly and fun. Great for a great dinner with friends

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

Thank you for dining with us again, Vobie. We appreciate your loyalty and your continued trust in our restaurant and our staff. Rest assured that we will do everything it takes to make us deserving of your loyalty.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best steak I’ve ever had. Couldn’t finish it. The 14oz ribeye is as big as the plate. Great food! Staff is great. Will definitely be back if I’m ever back in Wisconsin!

Thank Spb0610
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I appreciate your positive feedback about our restaurant. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can. If you're ever in our area again soon, don't hesitate to call us, Spb0610.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wanted a great place to go for New Year's Eve and I thought this would be IT! The food was not good. The lobster had NO taste what so ever and the prime rib was undercut. I ordered the 14oz. and got maybe an...More

1  Thank numcin212
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to give us a review, Numcin212! We appreciate your business, and we are so glad you decided to give us a try. We apologize that you didn't have the experience you were looking for, but we will most certainly use...More

Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Digger's decor has a wonderful classic Wisco supper club feel, as does the menu. Stopped in for an early dinner and had a very good meal: grilled shrimp cocktail, ribs and pan fried walleye. Everything was well prepared, with good side dishes. Service was good...More

Thank Brandy S
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Thank you for giving us a great review and for recommending our restaurant to others. I'm sure our entire restaurant staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your visit. Take care, Brandy!

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Has not been renovated since the 70’s which gives it its charm. Back in the day when service was great and the food was even better. Love their cocktails, atmosphere. Be sure to make reservations. The food is very good and worth...More

Thank Sheila C
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

I am so glad to hear that we were able to offer such a fantastic dining experience. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Take care, Shelia!

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Diggers Sting like the title says, old fashioned atmosphere with very good food, Great drinks and service(some of the wait staff has been serving me for years).If you want to eat there any given nite make reservations, because you never know if you can just...More

Thank Joe2925
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

It brings me a lot of pride and joy to hear that you're an avid fan of our restaurant. We appreciate your business, your loyalty and your trust. Don't hesitate to call us if there's anything we can help you with, Joe2925.

Reviewed 25 December 2017

Absolutely a must do......great atmosphere, great food, wife and I had prime rib which was perfectly cooked with great flavor. Drinks were made like they should be with a good pour...not to weak but not overdone. Our waitress Brittney made it a great night. This...More

Thank Marty D
Mary J, Owner at Digger's Sting, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Thanks for taking the time out of your schedule to leave us this review, Marty! We will definitely be passing your compliments on to our staff. We are so glad you dined with us, and it will be our pleasure to serve you again soon...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

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 21 November 2017

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 15 November 2017

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 19 November 2017

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 9 November 2017

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

Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in La Crosse
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites La Crosse
271 reviews
.24 km away
The Charmant Hotel
2,029 reviews
.25 km away
Radisson Hotel La Crosse
1,119 reviews
.30 km away
Home2 Suites by Hilton La Crosse
245 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Crow
217 reviews
.10 km away
Dublin Square Irish Pub & Eatery
408 reviews
.09 km away
Kate's Pizza Amore
114 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Turtle Stack Brewery
36 reviews
.22 km away
The Great Escape of La Crosse
134 reviews
.25 km away
La Crosse Escape Room
34 reviews
.08 km away
Dublin Square of La Crosse
18 reviews
.08 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sally W
2 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from plymouthwi | Reviewed this property |
There wasn't one when we ate there. We were very casual.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing