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There’s barbecue and then there’s our barbecue. There’s nothing corporate about our food. You’ll find our savory barbecue simply satisfying.

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BBQ for the Crew Menu



No matter what the event may be people always remember the food that was served. Big Boar specializes in event catering. Whether it’s for five or a thousand people our catering will be the same great barbecue served in our restaurant.

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Upcoming Events


We like to get out and about! You can find us a local events and celebrations throughout the year. We also park our rig at various locations in the La Crosse area from time to time. Stay up-to-date on where you can find Big Boar on the go!

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Take Home our Sauces


Available for purchase at both locations, our sauces are in their own food group. Each is our very own,  made from scratch variation of traditional barbecue sauces from around the country. Discover your favorite by trying each of our four sauces on your next visit!

Our Sauces

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About Big Boar Barbecue

Big Boar BBQ Store Front West SalemBig Boar BBQ & Catering is home to the best BBQ in the North. We take pride in our savory, smoked barbecued meats and our friendly, casual atmosphere, and we use fresh and local ingredients whenever possible. Stop in for lunch or call us today about catering for a special event!

Thank you for voting Big Boar BBQ #1 in La Crosse County for the 6 YEAR IN A ROW!

2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020

WOW! Words cannot express out gratitude. We are truly humbled by  will continue working hard to earn your business!

#1 Best BBQ 

    #1 Best Caterer

#1 Best BBQ Ribs

Voted “Best BBQ 2018 La Crosse County”

Voted “Best Caterer 2018 La Crosse County”
Voted Best BBQ of La Crosse County 2015

Voted “Best BBQ 2017 La Crosse County”

Voted “Best Caterer 2017 La Crosse County”
Voted Best BBQ of La Crosse County 2015

Voted “Best BBQ 2016 La Crosse County”

Voted “Best Caterer 2016 La Crosse County”
Voted Best BBQ of La Crosse County 2015

Voted “Best BBQ 2015 La Crosse County”
Voted Best BBQ of La Crosse County 2015

#1 Voted Best BBQ and Best CATERER 

in the Best of the Best 4 years in a row!

2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020


Voted Best BBQ of La Crosse County 2015

BBQ Restaurants La Crosse County

Big Boar BBQ & Catering Platter When you’re in the mood for BBQ, come visit us at Big Boar BBQ & Catering, the finest BBQ restaurant in The Coulee Region. As the area’s top choice for great BBQ, we’ll make sure you’re served a satisfying meal made in-house from fresh, local ingredients. We smoke all our own meats, and our sauces and rubs are all made from scratch. As we like to say, there’s absolutely nothing corporate about our food or the dining experience you’ll enjoy when you visit us. We’re members of the Kansas City BBQ Society, but any meal you have with us will be Wisconsin all the way.

It’s true that it’s hard to find great barbeque in many parts of the country, but since we opened Big Boar BBQ & Catering in 2014, you can’t say that anymore about The Coulee Region. Thanks to our years of experience smoking meats, perfecting our rubs and sauces and generally fixing up hearty, delicious meals, we’re confident you’ll find your meal at Big Boar BBQ & Catering memorable and an experience you’ll be eager to repeat. Our food is available for dining in, carryout and special events—we’d love to cater your wedding, company picnic, outdoor event or other gathering. Come see us today, and you’ll soon find out why we’ve quickly become the premier barbeque restaurant in The Coulee Region:savory smoked barbecued BBQ

  • We offer delicious, satisfying meals, including meats smoked in-house.
  • We use fresh, locally sourced ingredients whenever possible.
  • We’ll provide catering services for groups of all sizes and a wide variety of events.
  • We’ve been perfecting our recipes and methods for many years.
  • There’s nothing corporate about our restaurant or our food.

Social Buzz & Reviews


OMG! Best breakfast ever! Hubby said it was the best hash EVER! Sausage patties seasoned perfectly. This is definitely our new favorite breakfast place. A beautiful morning. We enjoyed our meal outside on their picnic table.

Aug 12, 2020
Pam G.

Heading from Windsor, Ontario Canada to Pasadena, California via Mount Rushmore and saw this on yelp with great reviews. My hubby and I split the rib and...

Jul 6, 2020

From a mouth in the south y'all have the best burn't/wet ends that I've ever had!

Jun 16, 2020
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Melissa M.

We stopped for BBQ and had our hearts set on pulled pork sandwiches. They did not disappoint! The Norm's sauce was spectacular - and we ended up taking two...

Jun 5, 2020
Cuba City, WI

From Cuba City but have friends in Onalaska and that's how we became acquainted with Big Boar BBQ. Had some other business in West Salem and couldn't resist getting some BBQ take out for dinner. It was OUTSTANDING. Thanks

May 20, 2020
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Mandarin Y.

I finally found a decent barbecue spot in Wisconsin. I've never been to this establishment, however I got the chance to try their food via takeout/delivery....

May 20, 2020

Best BBQ around! Can honestly say that I have “never “ had anything better anywhere! Everything is always fresh/hot, the Hot Wings r the

May 15, 2020
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