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Blue Ox

702 8th St, Monroe, WI 53566-1068
+1 608-328-8116
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible10%
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702 8th St, Monroe, WI 53566-1068
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

I was alone on this day, so I stopped in here because its close to my other stops. I went in there for Breakfast and treated myself to Biscuits and Gravy. Well, as usual, it was lukewarm at best. I had to send it back...More

Thank radtech97
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Weekly breakfast menu is a bargain and includes coffee for 4-6$. Yummy skillets and omelettes and always comfortable for families.

1  Thank Heather O
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had been on the Distillery and Wine Tours and finished around 5:00. So we decided to find a place to eat. The ladies in the Swiss Colony & 7th Avenue recommended the Blue Ox, so we took their advice. Very nice, clean atmosphere. Service...More

Thank S7988OIkellyc
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I decided to eat here for supper.There are a variety of foods on the menu at reasonable prices.I chose the baked cod.They also have an all you can eat fish special on fridays.I really enjoyed the clam chowder.The baked cod was good.Baked potato was good...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We were on our way out of town, heading back to Ohio and stopped for breakfast. Service was very good as was the food. My sister and I shared an omelet and there was plenty for each of us, plus it was yummy. Will go...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Went to have breakfast with my family and had to be witness to waitress screaming at the cook, calling him a stupid Mexican and he should go back to Mexico. Irrpnically, she is Hispanic as well. And the manager when told it made everyone uncomfortable,...More

Thank Tina S
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I always loved this place Intil last week when I went for breakfast n found an eye lash in my food. I didn't complain they had alot of people in there. But omg I like to of puked.... I sud of said something but I...More

Thank Chasity F
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped off the interstate for some food and picked The Blue Ox because it looked like a nice sit down restaurant. It was a Sunday and they had a list of specials for the day. One was a 1/2 rack of bbq ribs that...More

Thank Ashbaymom
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I stopped at this restaurant because it was right next door to Swiss Colony's outlet store. Swiss Colony is headquartered in Monroe. Veteran late-night talk-show host Tom Snyder (RIP) used the phrase "very average" when he talked about things which were...in fact...below average. That describes...More

Thank anchorman_61826
Reviewed 20 August 2016

My husband and I stopped for Saturday night dinner around 6:30 pm. We each ordered a sandwich deluxe which includes fries and soup for an extra one dollar. They brought the soup right away. My husband opted not to eat it as it was not...More

1  Thank contstanttraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 8th St, Monroe, WI 53566-1068
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 608-328-8116
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