elcome to Shady Kate’s! Located in the heart of La Crosse, WI. Chef Kate Gerrard and her culinary team bring the rich, savory taste of classic and California Influenced Italian to the midwest, while also offering some good old fashioned comfort foods and a very nicely stocked salad bar. Beautiful lampshades, handcrafted by Chef Kate herself, adds lighting to Shady Kate’s and offers a comfortable setting to enjoy a unique culinary experience, a great selection of wine and spirits and, as always, good friends. Be sure to ask your server about our nightly specials and our delicious selection of homemade desserts.
Winner of “Best of La Crosse County – Best Italian Restaurant”
Winner of “Best of La Crosse” – in several categories 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.
Sheila Himmel gives “3-1/2 stars out of 4”
~San Jose Mercury News, California 1998
Joe Izzo writes, “the most endearing culinary find of the year”
~Metro News Silicon Valley, California 1998
*Note: We don’t offer high chairs or booster seats.
*Call us for Catering Availability.