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Hitching Post

) #4 of 39 Restaurants in Portage ££ - £££ American, ,
2503 W Wisconsin St, Portage, WI 53901-1022
+1 608-742-8208
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (8 reviews)
“fish fry” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
2503 W Wisconsin St, Portage, WI 53901-1022
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11 - 20 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Really good experience, Lisa waited on us and was very cordial and efficient. Salad bar was fresh with a nice selection including corn fritters with honey butter. Bartender was busy but friendly,good drinks. Total bill with drinks $53, not cheap for 2, but, in fairness,...More

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Stopped for Sunday Brunch and left disappointed. Service was literally non existent and terrible. Sat at bar across 3 other gentleman that finally got fed up and left. I overheard well if they don't want our money, let's go. Brunch food was just below ave....More

Thank Gerg R
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We met here for a family get together. The staff was very accommodating for our party of 7. The dining room is rather intimate. They attended to our every need. We had kids with us and the place was fine with that too. The food...More

Thank Randy A
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Best barbecue ribs I have had all year. And get them with the house sauce and you will know why! Perfectly cooked ribs. Good side choices and wonderful, pleasant staff. Comfortable and casual and a real treat. Don't forget the apple pie made in house!

Thank M R
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This place has absolutely wonderful food, busy, great service. I have to say was delightfully surprised. Definite stop for me again when I am in town.

Thank Tricialand
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is another gem we have found in Wisconsin. We sat at the bar while waiting for our table. I had a great Manhattan. Our meal included a 1 trip salad and soup bar. I had Battered Blue Gill and my wife had boiled Walleye....More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I had the Denver Omlette and it was very good. Its a casual place great for families. The service was very friendly and efficient. The place wasn't swanky but very comfortable, you could tell it was frequented mostly by locals, and it was very easy...More

Thank colettacg
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We enjoyed the soup/salad bar. The beer cheese soup was really good. My husband had fried shrimp that were very large and said they were good. I had a tortellini dish that was just okay. There was too much tomato sauce on it and it...More

Thank 4jean4
Reviewed 28 August 2016

It worked out great that the Hitching Post was our lunch spot headed north and home from the Chicago area. Thanks to Tripadvisor! Lisa was an excellent waitress and the food was perfect. The BLT had the freshest tomatoes of the trip, home grown by...More

Thank 815Huntz
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I don't typically leave bad reviews but I have to here. Our waitress was SO annoying and fake and obnoxious that we were actually unable to enjoy our meal and were racing to get out. Food was decent though.

Thank Alison O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2503 W Wisconsin St, Portage, WI 53901-1022
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Portage
  • Phone Number: +1 608-742-8208
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