By Will Borger


Wisconsin is known for its cheese, but that’s not all the state has to offer. The state is also known for its produce, sausages, fish, foraged edibles and specialties like craft beer and cream puffs. No matter what you’re looking for, you’re sure to find something to please your palate around Fort McCoy. There are many well-known chains, mom-and-pop shops, and ethnic eateries to choose from. So, as you orient yourself to your new community, you may wonder: where are the best restaurants on Fort McCoy and in the surrounding area? We’ve got our top list to get you started! Know what you’re hungry for? Click the number(s) to go right to where you want to go: (1-3) Fast Food on Fort McCoy (4-6) Fort McCoy Family & MWR Restaurants (7-11) TripAdvisor’s Top 5 in Sparta, WI (12-16) Yelp's Top 5 in Sparta, WI

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Fort McCoy Restaurants

Dining options on post are available in many flavors and multiple locations. Due to ongoing coronavirus concerns, it is best to confirm restaurant hours before you go.

Fort McCoy PX Fast Food Restaurants

Fort McCoy PX

South J St. Bldg. 1538 Fort McCoy, WI 54656 United States


: 1 (608) 269-5604

Fort McCoy PX Food Court

1. Anthony’s Pizza


: 1 (608) 269-5615
2. Robin Hood


: 1 (608) 269-5615
3. Snack Avenue


: 1 (608) 269-5604

Family & MWR Restaurants

Please check the Fort McCoy MWR website for COVID-19 updates and to view the restaurants’ current take-out only menus.

4. McCoy’s Sports Bar

1571 South 9th Ave. Fort McCoy , Wisconsin 54656


: 1 (608) 388-2065 Like any good sports bar, McCoy’s has a wide selection of domestic and imported beers, several Malt Alternatives, wines, and liquors.

5. McCoy’s Food and Beverage

1571 South 9th Ave. Fort McCoy 54656


: 1 (608) 388-7673 McCoy’s Food and Beverage serves lunch and dinner. The menu offers favorites like pizza, wings, burgers, wraps, salads, and sides.

6. Ten Point Pub

BLDG. 8061 Fort McCoy, Wisconsin 54656


: 1 (608) 388-4498 Ten Point Pub unsurprisingly has a good selection of beer, spirits, and mixed drinks, but they also serve pizza, burgers, sandwiches, and apps.

Restaurants Near Fort McCoy

Fort Leavenworth is located between Sparta and Tomah, Wisconsin, so diners have plenty of options when choosing where to eat. There are dozens of restaurants in the area. So, what restaurants are near Fort McCoy? And with so many great choices, which restaurants are truly the best? That depends on who you ask so we provided some local favorites rated by TripAdvisor and Yelp to get you started. TripAdvisor’s Top 5 Sparta, WI Restaurants

TripAdvisor’s Top 5 Sparta, WI Restaurants

7. Slice of Chicago

507 W Wisconsin St. Sparta, WI 54656


: 1 (608) 269-2181 Slice of Chicago serves up Chicago-style deep dish so good that it's earned rave reviews from people from Chicago. Located in an old house, it’s also earned praise for its atmosphere and service.

8. Sparta Family Restaurant

507 W Wisconsin St. Sparta, WI 54656


: 1 (608) 269-3500 Sparta Family Restaurant serves traditional American fare. Great food with large portions and a friendly staff makine for a winning combination.

9. Ginny’s Cupboard

127 N Water St. Sparta, WI 54656


: 1 (608) 269-6669 Ginny’s Cupboard is full of memorabilia, offering a unique atmosphere while you wait for the place’s American cuisine. Reviewers particularly recommend the sandwiches and desserts.

10. El Vallarta

223 N Black River St. Sparta, WI 54656


: 1 (608) 269-0547 El Vallarta serves generous portions of traditional Mexican food at reasonable prices and offers excellent service. They only take cash, so be prepared.

11. Brewski’s Pub and Grill

4445 Theater Rd. Sparta, WI 54656


: 1 (608) 269-2664 Brewski’s is located inside the Best Western Hotel, but you don’t have to stay there to eat here. It's known for its excellent food and diverse beer selection. Be sure to try the burgers. Yelp’s Top 5 Sparta, WI Restaurants

Yelp’s Top 5 Sparta, WI Restaurants

12. Foxhole Pub

Highway 21 E Sparta, WI 54656


: 1 (608) 269-0547 Don’t be fooled by the name: Foxhole Pub is just as much a restaurant as it is a pub, and it’s delectable food and drink is close to Fort McCoy to boot.

13. The Cotter Pin

20671 State Hwy. 27 Sparta, WI 54656


: 1 (608) 487-8118 The Cotter Pin specializes in local wines and beers and is known for its paninis, wraps, quesadillas, and nachos. It also has a gift shop.

14. Sparta Steakhouse

701 Industrial Dr. Sparta, WI 54656


: 1 (608) 269-6300 Unsurprisingly known for its steaks and tenderloin, Sparta Steakhouse also receives praise for its service and atmosphere.

15. Dorine’s Family Inn

110 S Water St. Sparta, WI 54656


: 1 (608) 269-8258 A small town cafe known for its charm and service in addition to the excellent food, Dorine’s is renowned for its cleanliness and offers large portions of traditional American cuisine.

16. Rudy’s Drive In Restaurant

100 W Wisconsin St. Sparta, WI 54656


: 1 (608) 269-2011 Rudy’s will naturally bring your food to your car, but the quality of its food goes beyond novelty. Be sure to try out the burgers, shakes, and jalapeno cheese curds.


Hungry for more? Be sure to check out other Fort McCoy restaurants in the area and ask friends for their recommendations. No doubt as you settle into your new community at Fort McCoy, you will find your own particular favorites.




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