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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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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Bar
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218 S Main St, Cottage Grove, WI 53527-9812
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second trip to 1855 for lunch. The food was always good but we had the same waiter both times and both times he screwed up our order. The first time we asked for the missing side 3 times before it finally made...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is good for getting together with friends, family, or for a work outing. Great selection of food and great service. Not far from Madison and easy to get to.

Thank Daphnie P
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Excellent Thanksgiving Buffet! Quite the selection of food & deserts. Staff courtesy and very friendly - made of feel we were part our family. This was our first time dinning out on Thanksgiving Day and I be doing this again. Thank you 1855 Saloon and...More

Thank garyeveringham2017
Reviewed 25 November 2017

I had driven by 1855 Saloon and thought it would be a good place to meet for a dinner with family members the day after Thanksgiving. We were pleasantly surprised by the upbeat atmosphere and decor. The staff was helpful,and friendly. The Friday fish fry...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Just stopped here for the first time and glad we did. The building is really nice and the staff is very friendly. Nachos were amazing, but be warned a half serving is a meal within itself! So much good food to choose from on the...More

Thank Martie1311
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Great place whether having dinner with the family or watching "the game" with the guys. I've never had a bad meal.

Thank jschmidt1234
Reviewed 12 September 2017

My wife and I had been to the 1855 Saloon and Grill a few years ago and it was decent...nothing to write home about, but decent. We were in the area, so we decided to drop in for dinner...a bad choice. We sat in the...More

Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

2 friends and I had lunch here recently. Each of us had sandwiches: Reuben, hamburger and open face. We agreed all were good and we would come again. I especially liked having the choice of healthy options for sides instead of chips or fries.

Thank J H
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

The food was fresh the service was good and the staff were friendly. The shrimp dinner was outstanding. As were the steak tacos one of the Wednesday night specials.

Thank saccidy
Reviewed 6 September 2017

It had been at least six months since the last time we were here, and there had been some menu changes. In my opinion there are still too many items on the menu and too much scatter, but the basics are pretty good. Televisions are...More

Thank Michael D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$39
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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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