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Valley Fish & Cheese

304 S Prairie St, Prairie du Chien, WI 53821-1723
+1 608-326-4719
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Do NOT miss out on this GEM!

This place is GREAT! We stopped last minute and the staff accommodated us w/o hesitation! We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
victoriah788
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Very cool place

We stopped on Memorial Day weekend to get out of the heat. The place was great. Tons of meat and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kmbrown021393
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“smoked fish” (8 reviews)
“perch” (5 reviews)
“photo ops” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
304 S Prairie St, Prairie du Chien, WI 53821-1723
CONTACT
+1 608-326-4719
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"smoked fish"
in 8 reviews
"perch"
in 5 reviews
"photo ops"
in 4 reviews
"snapping turtle"
in 3 reviews
"free samples"
in 3 reviews
"mississippi river"
in 3 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 2 reviews
"jerky"
in 14 reviews
"turtles"
in 6 reviews
"carp"
in 2 reviews
"hickory"
in 2 reviews
"shop"
in 6 reviews
"fishing"
in 3 reviews
"jerked"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is GREAT! We stopped last minute and the staff accommodated us w/o hesitation! We bought many different jerky and cheese curds. All were delicious!...nice and fresh! Staff is super friendly and helpful! Will definitely go back even if it is out of my...More

Thank victoriah788
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped on Memorial Day weekend to get out of the heat. The place was great. Tons of meat and cheese options (very interesting ones like alligator). We purchased some smoked cheese and it was amazing. I definitely recommend this unique shop as a must...More

Thank kmbrown021393
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Taking the scenic route back to Minneapolis from Chicago, we came across the Valley Fish & Cheese House in Prairie du Chien and decided to stop and visit. Found it was a great funky little smoke house with really tasty smoked products (I use products...More

Thank chenx019
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a cheeky, well curated place to check out, take some pictures and get some fish. What a fun local tourist attraction!

Thank Erica C
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

What a great quirky shop. We were recommended to go here by the lady in the tourist information office. The curd was great, the sausages so tasty and the coconut in chocolate was to die for.

Thank EzzyA
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Now this is my kind of place. There are more smoked fish, jerkys, cheeses than you can shake a stick at. Much of it fresh caught by the owner. He was cleaning turtles when we stopped in last. If you've never tried catfish bologna, you...More

Thank easyrider67
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Take your time to browse the fresh jerky counter and look at all unusual finds in the shop. The whole family will find something to make them smile in this little corner shop. Who knew there was perch jerky (yeah, it was tough, but what...More

Thank C K
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

This place is worth the trip to PdC - I found it more interesting than the nearby historic site! First you have the kitschy outdoor decor that lends itself to many photo-ops! Inside it is packed with great products and more funky decor. Many great...More

1  Thank Fondue4two
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

I was excited to see the store - from reviews and brochures it looked fun and interesting, and I love smoked fish. However, the first thing that greeted us on the front porch us was a small gray pan with a bit of water that...More

4  Thank Delisa W
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

The first thing you see when you cross the Mississippi River coming from Iowa into Prairie du Chien is Valley Fish & Cheese. A huge wooden fish along with other wooden critter creations greet you and make for banner photo ops! The store itself isn't...More

Thank Henrysmom0614
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