Dine Downtown Madison

Madison Wisconsin is known for its culinary talent and dynamic restaurant culture.

Downtown Madison is home to many of the city’s best known and most recognized restaurants like L’etoile, Heritage Tavern, and Harvest.

With more than 100 restaurants, cafes and bars there is always something new to try. We invite you to come spend an evening out at one of the district's many restaurants, bars or clubs.

Use the Business Directory to get acquainted




107 State
107 State

American style restaurant serving creative comfort food in a casual atmosphere.

A8 China
608 University

Student hangout in a sparse setting for familiar Asian dishes, plus daily lunch & dinner specials.

Ancora Cafe + Bakery serves brunch 7 days per week, craft lattes, house-made bakery, mimosas and more. Ancora is committed to creating a communal atmosphere that everyone feels welcome in while serving up some of the best food and drink…

Argus BarGrille
123 E Main

Corner bar with great atmosphere, pool table and darts. Appetizers, burgers, sandwiches and salads available for dinner and late night. Vegetarian/vegan options. Large outdoor patio seating.

Asian Kitchen
449 State

Chinese and Asian food for lunch, dinner and late night. Delivery available.

Featuring cravable favorites with modern enhancements, from snacks to share, traditional faire, and modern salads that are meals unto themselves, we’re sure to satisfy your nourishment needs, morning, noon, and night.

Auntie Anne's
650 State

Our fresh, hot-out-of-the-oven pretzel snacks paired with refreshing drinks are the next-level snack you deserve, anywhere. Unmistakably butter-brushed and baked golden brown, our pretzels are formed into twists & bite-sized nuggets that…

Awi Sushi
511 State

Awi Sushi prides on fresh, high quality and made to order food to ensure customer satisfaction. Our sushi restaurant offers more than 70 special rolls made by our outstanding sushi chefs that can truly make your dining experience remarkable…

Badger Liquor
402 State

Wine, beer and spirits.

Badger Market
800 Langdon Street

“Designed for convenience, the Badger Market is located just inside the main first floor entrance of Memorial Union. Whether you're in a hurry and need a quick bite or beverage or you're looking for a way to keep a little piece of the…

Martinis, microbrews and an extensive wine list. Light menu served until 11:00 pm.

Barriques Coffee Trader
127 W Washington

Coffee, espresso and wine bar. Bakery, breakfast, sandwich and salad menu. Free wireless.

BelAir Cantina
111 Martin Luther King Jr.

Southwest inspired Mexican dishes specializing in tacos!

Espresso, coffee, scones from scratch, and crepes made from local ingredients.

Camp Trippalinde
601 Langdon

Celebrate the spirit and flat out fun of summers past seven floors atop Langdon Street. Camp Trippalindee is inspired by 1980s camp movies, rural Wisco taverns and the all out joy of being a kid. Fun and easy eats like walking tacos, double…

Chocolates crafted locally using the finest ingredients.

111 S Hamilton

Canteen is a vibrant, fast-paced taco joint on the corner of the Capitol Square in Madison where friends come by to scarf tacos and bartenders sling salt-rimmed margaritas and inventive cocktails. We serving lunch and dinner 7 days a week…

800 Langdon Street

Carte is a sandwich and made-to-order salad shop that showcases fresh, locally-sourced ingredients and salad greens from lettuce grown by aquaponics year-round in Wisconsin. Carte also offers a large selection of freshly crafted grab-and-go…

Casetta Kitchen and Counter
222 W Washington

Our take on an Italian-American deli featuring sandwiches, soups, salads, deli-items, coffee, take-home dinners, retail wine, and full bar. Enjoy it at the deli or grab it to go, our food is served to order and prepared by us in house.

(608) 467-9450
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Whiskey lounge focusing on higher end bourbon, scotch, irish, and japanese whiskey with more than 300 whiskeys available and a tap list of 27 rotating beers.

Cento Ristorante
122 W Mifflin
(608) 284-9378
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Cento combines local ingredients with traditional Italian flavors and modern techniques. Join us for handmade pasta, slow-roasted meats, and pizza from our wood-burning oven. We have an extensive wine list, with over 150 bottles to choose…

Chasers 2.0
408 W Gorham

Just off State Street, with rooftop patio seating. Appetizers, burgers, soups, salads, sandwiches. Dinner and late night.

Chazen Café
750 University Avenue

Chazen Café has your daily pick-me-up. Located in the lobby of the Chazen Museum of Art, this dining spot boasts floor to ceiling windows and comfortable spaces for studying or meeting with friends. In addition to Peet's Coffee, you can…

Chazen Museum of Art
750 University

Home to the second-largest collection of art in Wisconsin, with permanent collections, temporary exhibitions, education programs and events.

Cheba Hut
453 W Gilman

Laid-back sandwich-shop chain for creative toasted subs, plus munchies & desserts

Authentic chinese noodles and dumplings.

(608) 250-4613
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Burritos, tacos and salads made-to-order.

Family owned and Madison made super-premium ice cream, frozen yogurt, Italian ice, soy ice cream, and no sugar added ice cream

The Church Key, now a Madison institution for well-over 50 years, is a place where everyone can come to enjoy themselves.

1 W Dayton
(608) 294-3031
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Located in The Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor’s Club, CIRC serves contemporary American cuisine with global influences for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Upscale food and spirits, located downstairs. Happy hour specials.

(608) 255-2994
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Gourmet popcorn made from scratch in many flavors, and other specialties.

Fresh. Filling. Delicious. Clover Grains + Greens is dedicated to nourishing you with hearty, healthy bowls and salads. With ingredients like crisp greens, chickpea meatballs, perfectly roasted vegetables, and house-made dressings, Clover…

Colectivo Coffee
25 S Pinckney

Since 1993, Colectivo has been sourcing coffees from origin and roasting every batch by hand. By developing farmer and co-op partnerships, we can be involved in every step of creating our great coffee experience. Serving coffee, tea…

Since 1993, Colectivo has been sourcing coffees from origin and roasting every batch by hand. By developing farmer and co-op partnerships, we can be involved in every step of creating our great coffee experience. Serving coffee, tea…

Comfort Fuel
439 N Frances

Eat good. Feel good. Comfort food with a healthy twist…

Conrad's Grill
563 State

tater tots loaded with meats, cheeses and sauces, wrapped up in a tortilla and slapped on the grill.

Coopers Tavern, The
20 W Mifflin
(608) 256-1600
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The Coopers Tavern is a European-style neighborhood tavern. A place to grab a pint after work or catch up with friends and watch the match. Serving up hearty, rustic food and an extensive beer list featuring 28 different taps and over 100…

116 King

Owners and Chefs Maniaci and Hoke have crafted a artisanal Cicchetti menu from local fare that transcends traditional Italian specialties with an array of appetizers, small plates and specialty baskets served in a rustic style with a nod to…

Daily Scoop
800 Langdon Street

The Wisconsin Union invites you to enjoy dessert at the Daily Scoop at Memorial Union. From a single scoop waffle cone to the Freshman 15 sundae with 15 scoops of ice cream, this lakefront destination is calling your name! The Wisconsin…

Danny's Pub
322 W Gorham

Irish Pub style bar serving beer & spirits as well as burgers, sandwiches, salads, and comfort food.

Der Rathskeller
800 Langdon Street

Der Rathskeller is a favorite gathering place for students, staff, and community members. With a German beer hall feel, this Wisconsin Union icon hosts music sponsored by the Wisconsin Union Directorate's Music Committee, game watches for…

Der Stiftskeller
800 Langdon Street

Serving craft and tap beer, wines by the glass, sodas and other non-alcoholic beverages, der Stiftskeller is downtown Madison’s very own bierhaus. It also offers perfect food accompaniments to your beverage of choice. This restaurant is…

Diamond's Cafe
260 W Gilman

Locally owned cafe serving breakfast including sandwiches, omelettes and other breakfast favorites.

117 Martin Luther King Jr.
(608) 467-3130
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DLUX serves burgers, fries, and cocktails in a modern, trendy setting just off the Capitol Square. No matter your tastes, DLUX has you covered with a diverse menu of bunned delights, boozy shakes, and perfect sauce-and-cheese laden french…

Double U, The
620 University

Sports Bar and Eatery just 2 blocks from the Kohl Center. Featuring great appetizers, salads and pizza with over 30 beers on tap!

The Visitor Center is currently closed, but you can search through our directory , attractions , and see how you can support downtown businesses by…

Draper Brothers Chophouse
101 N Hamilton

Our expert chefs take the same care and attention to detail as the Draper Brothers did over a century ago, using only the finest locally-sourced ingredients to prepare each dish with passion and flavor. From mouthwatering steaks and…

Fine arabic dining and multi-international atmosphere. Serving customers with a dish presented with color and perfection while being affordable for an everyday stop-in meal. Serving hookah on the patio.

Eat the Best Pizza
711 State

Our New york style Pizzeria is located underneath University book store right on State Street- where we prepare fresh daily all of the following: Pizza by slice or the whole pie with a huge variety of choices. Strombolis Calzones Appetizers…

Eat Xpress
203 W Gorham

Eat Xpress has the most authentic taste and best value for Chinese food in Madison.

El aguila Real
226 State

El Águila real Is a latín American restaurante provides toadison the food and culture with our music food and drinks

Eno Vino
1 N Webster

Elegant dining with a unique artisan menu, large wine selection, and full bar.

Estacion Inka
616 University Avenue University

Estacion Inka introduces a quick service take on the Peruvian dining experience, bringing the unique and flavorful recipes, including Pollo a la Brasa, as well as other Latin flavors along with vegetarian options. We provide a space where…

Locally owned and operated, this full-service café and espresso bar on State Street is just a short walk from the Square or campus. It offers a friendly, authentic, unpretentious downtown-Madisonian vibe. On a gorgeous day, people-watch…

Forage Kitchen
665 State

Born in the heart of Madison, we pride ourselves on local health-conscious food. We craft specialty salads, hearty grain bowls, and soups crammed with mouth-watering, wholesome ingredients that keep you happy and satisfed all day long.

Fresh Fin Poke
502 University

Serving Japanese poke bowls and seafood.

12 S Carroll

Fromagination features artisan cheese from Wisconsin…and all over the United States and the world. Working one-on-one with you to pair cheeses with wine, beer, crackers, preserves, honey and other perfect companions. Creating an unique…

FUGU Asian Fusion
411 W Gilman

Our Chinese restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.

Cocktails, bottled and tap beers. Outdoor patio seating with a Capitol view.

Globe, The
309 N Henry

Offering a wide variety of choices from all over the globe including curries, Himalayan, sandwiches, dumplings, tacos, and more!

Serving breakfast, lunch, and home made ice cream made in house, including vegan options.

Serving breakfast and lunch all day. Salad bar, soups and catering. Located inside U.S. Bank Plaza.

Hand-rolled New York-style bagels, lox, pastrami, sandwiches, fair trade coffee. Breakfast, lunch, delivery.

1 S Pinckney
(608) 251-2700
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Locally-sourced, comfort food favorites from Chef Tory Miller in a casual New York gastropub-inspired environment. Open for lunch, weekend brunch, and dinner, plus weekday Happy Hour from 3-6pm.

A changing roster of house made craft brews & pub eats served in a lively venue with beer garden & pool tables.

Hawk's Bar & Grill
425 State
(608) 256-4295
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Casual bar and grill serving appetizers, fresh salads, unique sandwiches, and burgers. Lunch, dinner, late night. Warm in the winter… Cool all the time.

Heritage Tavern
133 E Mifflin
(608) 283-9500
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Globally inspired cuisine using local Wisconsin ingredients. Dinner, happy hour, weekend brunch.

(608) 251-9225
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Cuisine from Nepal, Tibet and India. Vegan, vegetarian and non-vegetarian.

HotPot 608
506 State

Located at downtown Madison, step off the Capital Square and UW campus. Casual eatery serving buns ,ramen, broth hand-pulled noddle soup, sushi roll &other asian staples in simple digs. Also serving wines and imported beers

(608) 257-9248
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Unique pizza by the slice & fresh salad. Voted Wisconsin's best pizza by Food Network Magazine. Lunch, dinner and late-night; pick-up and delivery.

Insomnia Cookies
462 State

Fresh baked mix and match cookies daily. Have them delivered or pick them up in store!

542 State

Specialty candy, novelties and gifts.

Ivory Room Piano Bar, The
116 W. Mifflin

Get ready to dance and sing along as talented pianists battle it out on the keys, playing all your song requests and creating an electric atmosphere!

449 State

Our crepes are made with fresh vegetable, fruit and meat. Each recipe's ingredient combination was tested thousands of times before delivering to our customer. Therefore, each recipe offers a unique taste. In-house seasoned beef and…

Mexican cuisine with a California twist.

406 N Frances

Locally owned bar in the heart of downtown and campus.

Jersey Mike's Subs
449 State

At Jersey Mike's Subs, we're all about quality. What makes a Jersey Mike's Sub so good? It's the ingredients! High quality meats and cheese sliced in front of you, store baked bread, and the authentic taste – served Mike's Way, fresh…

Fresh, fast, and tasty gourmet sub sandwiches.

Johnny Delmonico’s Steakhouse offers elevated service and premium quality steaks to provide an unparalleled dining experience for their customers. Dine with Johnny Delmonico’s 7 nights a week or host your next event in our private room.

Just Veggiez
540 State null

A plant-based Restaurant, Delivery Service, Meal plan, and Catering Company serving up a healthier version of your favorite foods…

208 State
(608) 661-4431
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Traditional, kitchen-made candy and ice cream made fresh from premium ingredients and original recipes.

Kollege Klub, The
529 N Lake

Sports-themed college bar, serving food and drinks. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, late night.

Kung Fu Tea
449 State

Teas and slushes including bubble tea and milk tea.

L'Etoile Restaurant
1 S Pinckney

Farm-to-table fine dining restaurant supporting Wisconsin producers since 1976. Don't miss Chef Tory Miller's monthly themed tasting menu or the exquisite wine pairings from wine director, Michael Kwas.

Lake Vista Cafe
1 John Nolen

Located in the Evjue Rooftop Garden of the Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center. Open seasonally from June through August for lunch, dinner and happy hour.

Lakeview Lounge
800 Langdon Street

Right on Lake Mendota, ceiling to floor windows make every seat in the house a lakefront paradise. Enjoy a beverage, shareable appetizers, and chef-created pizzas. This seasonal dining experience is proudly presented by the Wisconsin Union…

Le C's
411 State

Cafe and bakery on State St. serving bubble tea and a wide variety of baked treats.

Little John's Lunch Box
100 N Hamilton

Pay what you can lunch spot brought to you by local non profit, Little John's Kitchen. …

Little Palace
225 King

A modern take on the classic Chinese-American restaurants of the 80s and 90s with a tiki bar serving handcrafted cocktails.

Authentic Mexican food. Lunch, dinner. Eat-in or take-out.

Inspired by the love of all things taco & the refusal to leave the bar, Luchador Tequila & Taco Bar is a new dynamic Mexican concept located on State Street, in the heart of Madison’s entertainment district.

101 King

Lucille is a trig-level fresh cocktail, craft beer, pizza, and shared plates venue.

(608) 256-6071
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Great sandwiches, fine spirits and fourteen beers on tap.

Mad Seafood Boiler
201 W Gorham

Relaxed, hands-on venue for sushi & seafood boils of shrimp & crawfish, plus ample sides.

Madison Dagu Rice Noodle
604 University

Are YOU in the mood for delicious food using fresh ingredients at an affordable price from a great local restaurant? If so, then we are the perfect destination for you. We offer fantastic meals to our diners that can be enjoyed anywhere…

119 King
(608) 229-0900
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A destination for mouthwatering, seasonal and locally sourced fare. A must stop for a the Madison’s Burger! Great brunch, happy hour and late-night destination. Specialty cocktails, wines and local beers.

Maduro Cigar Bar
117 E Main

Wine, beer and cocktails. Cigar and pipe smoking allowed in the bar.

Marigold Kitchen
118 S Pinckney
(608) 661-5559
Certificates accepted here

Creative healthy food prepared by friendly folks. Breakfast, lunch and weekend brunch.

Mediterranean Cafe
625 State
(608) 251-8510
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Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine. Dine-in or take-out.

Memorial Union Terrace
800 Langdon Street

“Come enjoy beautiful lake views, gorgeous sunsets, and your food faves. No reservations needed. The Terrace stage is home to a fun-filled free music and film lineup throughout the summer…

121 S Pinckney

Merchant is an energetic industrial-chic café, craft cocktail bar, and weekend late night & brunch destination.

Independent coffee house offering fair trade coffees, fresh made pastries, and hot panini sandwiches near the Capitol Square on State Street.

Milio's Sandwiches
116 Martin Luther King Jr.

Sandwiches made with fresh bread baked onsite, meat and vegetables. Catering available. Dine-in or carry-out.

Mom's Bar
614 University

Local bar featuring karaoke.

523 State

Casual bar with daily drink specials and outdoor seating.

Fresh made burgers, hand cut fries and real ice cream shakes.

Naf Naf Grill
555 State

Modern Middle Eastern counter-serve chain dishing up shawarma & falafel on pitas, rice or salads.

Natt Spil
211 King

Hidden, cash-only haunt offering global small plates, cocktails, & beer in an intimate space.

Noodles & Company
232 State
(608) 257-6393
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Counter-serve chain offering international noodle & pasta dishes from Mac 'n' Cheese to Pad Thai. Creating exceptional mealtime experiences, at great value, is our passion. From traditional and contemporary dishes to our own culinary…

Old Fashioned, The
23 N Pinckney

Food inspired by the traditions of Wisconsin taverns and supper clubs, made with local ingredients from small Wisconsin producers. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch.

Oros Executive Dining Room
601 University Avenue

The Oros Executive Dining Room is open to the public and offers a buffet breakfast and lunch serving locally fresh and sustainable seasonal fare. Be sure to save room for our delectable house-made dessert selections. The team also offers…

Osteria Papavero
128 E Wilson

Cozy, laid back spot service large portions of seasonal italian fare & an extensive wine list.

Oz by Oz
113 King

A local snackeasy connected as an extension to the Settle Down Tavern.

Paradise Lounge
119 W Main

A neighborhood bar downtown, open 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Extensive beer list; serves food daily until 1:30 am.

Parthenon Gyros
316 State

Homemade gyros and Greek specialties with a beautiful rooftop garden dining area. Lunch, dinner and late night.

Paul's Club
204 State
(608) 257-5250
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Bar and lounge, 26 beers on tap, outdoor seating.

Paul's Pel'meni
414 W Gilman

Russian dumplings filled with meat or potato. Lunch, dinner and late night.

Peet's Coffee
800 Langdon Street

Looking for a place to enjoy a specialty coffee and bakery treat? Peet’s Coffee in Memorial Union provides an escape in downtown Madison with inviting seating, big windows, and tons of delicious, customizable options to order! The location…

Our in-house bartender creates and certifies every recipe, so you know it’s just right every time.

Plaza Tavern, The
319 N Henry

Bar and grill serving lunch and dinner. Home to the world famous Plazaburger, created in 1964.

Poindexter Coffee
601 Langdon

Sweet and savory staples of fresh pressed juice, salads, Paninis and signature stuffed hand pies; all sourced locally.

Poke it Up
540 University

Poke it up is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.

Poke restaurant with customizable meats, add ins and sauces.

Porta Bella Restaurant
425 N Frances

Longtime romantic restaurant serving traditional Italian fare in a venue with a cellar bar & patio.

Post, The
22 S Carroll
(608) 285-8000
Certificates accepted here

Family dining and contemporary American-style cuisine. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Warm sandwiches, salads, soups, shakes. Lunch and dinner. Delivery available.

Pure Green
634 State

Pure Green Juice Bar Madison provides freshly made juices, smoothies and açaí bowls are made to order without any mystery ingredients. Just clean, healthy eating that tastes just as good as it makes you feel.

(608) 280-8720
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Burritos, tacos, nachos, taco salads. Made to order, fast. Eat-in or take-out.

Raising Cane's
579 State

We serve only the highest quality chicken finger meals. It's our ONE LOVE. Our crew makes it happen, our culture makes it unique, and the community makes it all worthwhile

Ramen Kid
461 W Gilman

Asian styled comfort food specializing in ramen, poke, and noodles.

Rare Steakhouse
14 W Mifflin
(608) 204-9000
Certificates accepted here

A classic steakhouse featuring prime grade beef, over 200 different wines and known for its happy hour.

316 W Washington

Sleek eatery serving creative sushi rolls & grilled Japanese fare in modern environs.

Red Card Meal Plan
100 State

A pre-paid debit card that gives students and parents an alternative to on-campus meal plans. Valid at nearly 100 area restaurants.

Red Rock Saloon
222 W Gorham

Country and rock music venue, offering award-winning BBQ, live music weekly and a mechanical bull. Locally-owned and operated.

Red Shed
406 N Frances

Cash only bar featuring bar games and happy hour drinks.

(608) 442-1112
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The Rigby pub, grill, and event space is located less than a block from the capitol in Madison’s historical district. Hosting private and weekly public events including live music, trivia, and comedy with three floors and a rooftop space to…

(608) 257-0400
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Wines from around the world, all major domestic beers and hundreds of imports and micro brews, wide selection of liquor.

Featuring authentic Laotian and Thai cuisine. Lunch and dinner.

Lanzhou hand pulled noodle is from the Gansu province. It is one of the top ten noodles in China, known for its rich beef broth and springy noodles. The noodles are more than just plain noodles, they are a piece of art. Every single bowl of…

Offering you a variety of quality dishes and able to receive you with the attention that each one requires, offering you a family atmosphere, we hope to see you here soon.

Samba Brazilian Grill
240 W Gilman

Offering two-course dining featuring fresh salads and fire-roasted meats. Dinner and Sunday brunch.

10 W Mifflin

SASS is a full service restaurant with a great view of the Capital building in Madison, Wisconsin. We serve saucy seafood in the shell and barbecued meats, as well as vegetarian options. Enjoy refreshing cocktails on our outdoor patio. We…

Sencha Tea Bar
224 State
(608) 819-8012
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Offering a wide variety of specialty teas, including bubble tea.

Senor Machetes
121 E Main

A modern interpretation on authentic Mexican food on Main Street. Open for lunch and dinner. Delivery available.

Settle Down Tavern
117 S Pinckney

A cozy upscale tavern. Home of the Good Idea Burger, the world's fastest burger!

A bar where everyone is welcome. Also serving lunch, dinner, happy hour.

Short Stack Eatery
301 W Johnson

All-day breakfast restaurant downtown. This community-minded spot features dishes made from scratch with fresh, organic, and local ingredients. Open Thursday-Sunday 7am-10pm.

(608) 310-4800
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Classic bar and comfort food, including soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers and flat bread pizza. Lunch, dinner, late night. Entrance on NE side of building.

Smitty's Study Pub
601 University Avenue

Located on the eighth floor of the Fluno Center, guests at Smitty's Study Pub can enjoy views of Lake Mendota and the skyline of downtown Madison while savoring a delicious craft brew or cocktail. The team also has an award-winning menu…

Sol's on the Square
117 E Mifflin

Authentic Korean dining just off of the Capitol Square. Dinner plus Fri.-Sat. lunch.

Our goal is to provide healthier and more sustainable food for restaurant-goers. We use biodegradable packaging and all of our menu items are 100% plant-based.

303 N Henry

LGBTQ-friendly bar and dance club.

(608) 819-6191
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Wines from small, family growers that reflect a sense of place. Tastings and classes offered.

Coffee and espresso drinks, teas, pastries and merchandise. On the Capitol Square.

Coffee and espresso drinks, teas, pastries and merchandise. In the Madison Concourse Hotel

Coffee and espresso drinks, teas, pastries and merchandise. Near UW campus.

State Street Brats
603 State

Bratwurst, burgers, sandwiches, salad. Lunch, dinner, drinks, parties, catering. Outdoor garden. The Alumni H.Q.

800 Langdon Street

Strada, a classic Italian bistro, features hearth-fired personal pizzas, delectable pasta bowls and piadinas—Italian flatbread sandwiches filled with cheese, sauce, meat and veggies. A community favorite, Strada offers a mouthwatering menu…

19 W Main
(608) 255-1636
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Sub sandwiches made to order. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. On the Capitol Square.

Sunroom Cafe
638 State

Unique European-style café serving homemade food, gourmet desserts. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, Sunday brunch. Located upstairs.

Supercharge Foods
502 State

The SuperCharge Bar offers our WheatGrass juice and MicroGreens which are grown here in Madison (talk about farm-to-table!) as well as organic slow-pressed juices, smoothies, elixirs, and a variety of local integral small business goodies!

Sushi Express
610 University

Snug Japanese eatery featuring a menu that includes sushi, teriyaki, & bento boxes.

652 State

Fresh salads, plates + grain bowls available for pickup and delivery every day, made in-house from scratch, using whole produce delivered that morning.

Taco Bell Cantina
534 State

Fast-food chain serving Mexican-inspired fare such as tacos, quesadillas & nachos.

Taiwan Little Eats
320 State

Taiwan Little Eats, serving traditional night market fare on Madison's State Street.

Taste of Sichuan
515 State

Chinese, Sichuan and Japanese restaurant. Delivery and take out available.

27 E Main

Located on the Capitol Square offering modern asian cuisine and sushi. Full bar offering specialty cocktails and a wide variety of local and Asian selections. Fan favorites include General Tso’s Cauliflower, Spicy Miso Ramen, Gyoza, Nueske…

502 State

For those moments when you crave something different, dive into our world of unique blends and find your new favorite treat.

101 State
(608) 230-5360
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Unique meat, cheese and veggie pasty pies.

Tempest Oyster Bar
120 E Wilson

Sleek, stylish restaurant featuring oysters & other seafood fare plus live music on weekneds.

Tenko Tea
540 State

Life is too short to drink bad tea. Fresh * All Natural * Premium Boba Tea. No artificial ingredients. No chemicals or preservatives. All toppings made in house!

The BBQ Stand
800 Langdon Street

Open seasonally in summer and early fall

Lounge and restaurant serving late night food and weekend brunch.

The Brat Stand
800 Langdon Street

A Madison classic since 1987, the Brat Stand at Memorial Union features the classics like brats and burgers, along with a wide variety of cold beverages. This treasured lakefront dining destination is proudly presented by the Wisconsin…

At The High Crowd Cafe, our mission is to provide our customers with a unique and enjoyable experience by offering a wide range of delicious baked goods, lemonades, teas, and coffees infused with premium THC. We are dedicated to using the…

The Vineyard Liquor
626 University

Wine, beer, and spirits.

Tipsy Cow, The
102 King

Traditional corner tavern serving Wisconsin bar fare, craft beer and daily specials. Lunch, dinner, drinks.

114 E Main

The Team behind Lucille is launching Todofresco! Todofresco offers top quality superfood and beverages to-go. We are located just steps off the Capital Square, just around the corner from Lucille on 114 E. Main St. Madison, WI. Open for…

Tornado Steak House
116 S Hamilton

White-linen dining in a supper club atmosphere. Steaks, pork, duck, rabbit, lamb, seafood, fish, cocktails. Dinner, bar, late night menu.

Tutto Pasta
10 W Mifflin
(608) 294-1000
Certificates accepted here

Classic Italian trattoria with extensive wine list. Lunch and dinner.

At Union Commons at the University Club, the Wisconsin Union team serves a variety of beverages, including Rooted Grounds coffee and espresso drinks, tea, and wine; bakery items; house-made soups; and toasted sandwiches, including a pesto…

University Club, The
803 State Street

The University Club is a Madison destination offering casual dining with first come, first served seating. Two service counters are available, with one serving beverages and pastries and another serving salads, house-made soups, and…

602 University

Boisterous 3-level bar with a party vibe offering DJs, dancing, & a weekly free bacon night.

Huge space featuring live bands, DJ's, pool tables, and dance floor.

Shop online or in store for the world's largest selection of Wisconsin Cheeses since 1938. Great for gifts and souvenirs.

Wonderstate Coffee
27 W Main

Wisconsin based cafe serving up drinks on the Capitol Square.

114 King

Bar with a sports attitude catering primarily to the gay community. Happy hour, events, theme parties. Men of WOOF'S calendars available.

Brewery making and serving local craft brews.

Yume Sushi
449 State

Modern interpretation of classic Japanese dishes specializing in sushi, hibachi, bento, and udon.

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