Pete's Hamburger Stand

Pete's Hamburger Stand has been an institution in Prairie du Chien, WI since 1909! It was started by Pete Gokey and is still in the Gokey family. Pete's is open from late April to late October and has been showcased on numerous television shows, magazine articles, and newspaper features. The burgers are literally boiled in water with a large piles of onions to give the burgers a flavor few can match. It is a destination for thousands of customers each year.

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Latitude: 43.051418 Longitude: -91.147086 Elevation: 649 ft
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Hours Open

Friday and Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm, Sundays 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Seasons Open

Weekends from late April to late October

Price Style for this Establishment

$4.25 a burger, $12.00 a t-shirt, $1.25 a drink, $2.00 a can coozie, $1.00 bags of chips.

Family and Kid-Friendly Dining Notes

We serve burgers with or without onions and haveĀ a variety of condiments available as well.

We have city benches by Pete's for our "sit down" meals and provideĀ standing room for guests to enjoy their burgers.

Locally or Family-Owned Business Notes

Pete's has been in the Gokey family since its beginning in 1909. Existing staff at Pete's include members of the 4th generation of Gokey family members. Pete's has been in its present location since the mid-1950's and prior to that was located only a half block east of its present location.

Accessibility Notes

No accessibility issues at Pete's! We have no steps, just windows on both sides that we take orders alternately when serving.

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