Shop Downtown Madison

Downtown Madison is a unique shopping, business and cultural district that boasts more than 300 retail, restaurant and entertainment establishments, with most locally owned. A vibrant pedestrian and transit mall, State Street is the perfect setting to shop in all seasons. Spend a few hours or the entire day exploring specialty foods, luxury gifts, trendy clothing, fair-trade goods, fine art, jewelry and much more.

Use the Business Directory to get acquainted




673 State

Convenience store located at the end of State Street at the edge of the UW Campus.

[Supra] Sneakers
224 State

Supra, located on State Street, offers an array of today's trend, exclusive and hard to find sneakers, streetwear and collectibles. We carry Nike Air Jordan (all styles), Travis Scott Cactus Jack, Yeezy, Off-White, Vlone, Bravest Studio…

230 State

A paper/craft/gift shop with souvenirs, craft kits, and an extensive selection of greeting cards and stationery sets. Locally owned by the sisters Komai, Anthology has works by over 100 local & indie artists and makers.

444 State

Shop our newest lineup of fashionable sorority dresses, casual outfits, stylish shoes, accessories, and swimwear perfect for the spring and summer seasons. Find our store inside the pop-up shop at Culture Collectives on Saturdays from 10:00…

Art Gecko
510 State
(608) 280-8053
Certificates accepted here

Best selection of stones, clothing & carvings from the Far East. Sterling silver jewelry, unique home decor, cool clothes.

Huge selection of quality artist and craft supplies.

414 State

August serves as a multifaceted retail space that honor's Madison’s deep traditions of forward thinking, education and the arts. While our main focus is on streetwear and sneakers, it will be our duty to welcome all members of our community…

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…

Azara Hookah
429 State
(608) 630-8618
Certificates accepted here

Selling tobacco products and accessories; wide selection of glassware and vapes.

B-Side Records
514 State
(608) 255-1977
Certificates accepted here

New, classic & uncommon music, since 1982. CDs, DVDs and vinyl.

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…

Chocolates crafted locally using the finest ingredients.

Carnelian Art Gallery is a brand-new art gallery in the heart of downtown Madison, WI located at 221 King St. Suite 102. We plan to host curated shows of 3-4 artists to change out every two months. The amazing collection of artists we…

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…

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

(608) 255-2994
Certificates accepted here

Gourmet popcorn made from scratch in many flavors, and other specialties.

Classy Glass
438 N Frances

Handcrafted artwork using ancient and modern glassblowing tools and techniques. Services include custom orders, glassblowing lessons, and glass repair.

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…

Destination Madison
22 E Mifflin

As Greater Madison’s official destination marketing organization, Destination Madison drives economic impact through tourism. We attract leisure visitors, conventions and sporting events to the area, and partner with local businesses to…

508 University

We're the store you need when you need it most. Whether it's coffee on your way to work, a quick bite to eat, or those last-minute home supplies — we've got you covered.

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

Duet by Jazzman
309 State

Women's clothing brought to you by Jazzman, the longtime boutique known for unique, stylish shirts, jackets, footwear & accessories.

Fontana Sports Specialties
216 North Henry Street
(608) 257-5043
Certificates accepted here

Providing Wisconsin with the best in outdoor apparel, footwear & equipment since 1949, with a deep respect for nature and a passion for outdoor pursuits. We're a local, third generation, woman-owned, family business and we look forward to…

(608) 255-1994
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DVD rentals. Mainstream Hollywood plus large selection of foreign, independent, documentary and anime films. Since 1985.

Frances Street Market
438 N Frances

Offering delivery of convenience store goods, snacks, and fresh sandwiches and foods.

Freedom Skate Shop
512 State

Skater owned and operated in the heart of Madison, WI since 1998.
We provide the largest selection of skate shoes, decks, clothing, and accessories in Madison.
Open 7 days a week.
Stop in and check us out.

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…

Future Elevation
513 N Lake

Smoke shop just off of State St.

Gamer's Library
449 State

Gamers Library is a tabletop game store located in downtown Madison, WI. We offer board games, trading card games, and RPG resources. We specialize in Magic, the Gathering events and singles.

Gazelle Dance
401 N Lake

Specializing in dance and fitness apparel; wide selection of apparel and equipment for people who move. By appointment.

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

When you purchase a piece of jewelry from Goodman’s you’re creating a tradition at a local, small business that focuses on you, your family, and our community. We’re family owned and have been located at 220 State St. for 90 years. Our…

513 State

All Things Cannabinoids here to help you manage pain and life naturally.

(608) 257-9248
Certificates accepted here

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.

639 State
(608) 251-0495
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Official University of Wisconsin Badgers fan gear and gifts.

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.

J&P Fresh Market
346 State

Asian grocer stocking a variety of Asian goods such as vegetables, meat, snacks, and frozen foods.

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…

307 State
(608) 467-7710
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Men's clothing, shoes, and accessories.

Created with YOU in mind, our in-store and virtual appointments are designed to make your day easier. Whether you have a question about restoration, custom design from scratch, product availability,appraisals, or jewelry styling advice, we…

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

(608) 284-0151
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Wisconsin based CBD and Vape Shop. Providing Madison with a large selection of CBD and Wellness + items including Delta 8. Featuring a walk-in humidor, hookah, clothing, and tobacco accessories.

Lake City Books
107 N Hamilton

Lake City Books is a general interest indie bookstore in downtown Madison, Wisconsin selling new and used books for all ages. Located right across from the Children’s Museum on Hamilton Street, they have a large selection of titles for kids…

Little Luxuries
230 State

Curators of life’s little luxuries since 1990. Experience the thrill of gift-giving with our carefully selected collection of delightful gifts for all. We make it easy for you by providing excellent customer service and creating an…

Boutique specializing in fun unique gifts, housewares and accessories.

Enjoy free art exhibitions by artists from around the country at this gallery in Memorial Union. Exhibitions change throughout the year, so check back often for the latest installations.

Memorial Union
800 Langdon Street

A visit to Madison is not complete without a visit to Memorial Union, one of the community’s most beloved destinations. Located right on the shore of Lake Mendota, Memorial Union is home to almost daily events and activities as well as…

Based in Madison, Wisconsin, Metric Forrest Studio specializes in creating handcrafted, one of a kind pieces that enhance any outfit. Our collections tell their own story, one that finds beauty in simplicity. Each item is all handmade, one…

(608) 256-5432
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New Age books, gifts, resource center and events since 1984.

631 State

Mochi is offering a wide range of appealing toys, stationary, household goods, cosmetics and more.

Unique Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired gifts and Madison souvenirs.

(608) 257-3222
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Hand-crafted jewelry, contemporary craft and unique gifts.

Parthenon Gyros
316 State

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

Paul's Book Store
670 State

Used and out-of-print books, large general stock. Since 1954.

Pinkus Market
673 State

Local convenience store located where State Street meets campus.

Power Nine Games
341 State

Offering RPG cards and accessories, board games, and more!

(608) 256-7075
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Stylish imports, worldwide fashions and much more.

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.

329 State
(608) 251-3419
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New, recycled and imported apparel, clearance under $10.

Red Square Flowers
127 State

When unique and thoughtful matters.

410 State
(608) 257-1018
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A recycled fashion boutique specializing in buying, selling, and trading high quality clothing & accessories, including high-end designer and vintage iconic apparel for both men and women.

(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.

(608) 661-4350
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Authentic apparel celebrating the Wisconsin lifestyle. T-shirts, sweatshirts, accessories.

SEE Eyewear
437 State

Voted “Best Eyewear” over 80 times in readers’ polls in major publications from coast to coast, SEE’s eclectic prescription and non-prescription eyeglasses and sunglasses are handmade in limited quantities for maximum exclusivity. SEE’s…

214 State

Recycled vintage clothing, restocked every day. We buy and trade in store.

So Simple Shop
148 E Wilson

So Simple Shop is a one of a kind shopping experience in the Midwest, happily calling Madison, Wisconsin our home. At So Simple Shop, we are passionate about quality cashmere products and proudly sell authentic Mongolian wool. We are your…

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

Stop & Shop
640 State

Convenience store located just off Campus on State.

(608) 256-9934
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Grocery and convenience store. Coffee served.

Sunshine Daydream
619 State

Madtown's tie-dye, jam band and hippie shop featuring GD, Marley, Phish, DMB.

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!

610 State

A small scale version of the traditional Target store.

The Flower Shoppe
438 N Frances

The Flower Shoppe, Madison's newest cannabis destination, offers top-quality products and expert guidance. Decades of industry experience ensure informed shopping decisions, while the curated selection of various flower options caters to…

The Pine Box
109 State

A variety of CBD & THC products.

The Soap Opera
319 State
(608) 251-4051
Certificates accepted here

Since 1972 The Soap Opera has been bringing you high end natural bathing and grooming products, with a smile! Come create your very own custom scent or find your favorite natural brands and products here! You can breath pure oxygen in our…

The Vineyard Liquor
626 University

Wine, beer, and spirits.

Tobacco Mart
103 State
(608) 819-8895
Certificates accepted here

Cigarettes, cigars, hookahs, groceries and more.

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…

Triangle Market
302 State

Neighborhood convenience store, coffee served. Free tours daily!

Tropic Jewel
449 State

Downtown's only bead store. Handmade and sterling jewelry.

(608) 257-3784
Certificates accepted here

Emporium for textbooks, school/office supplies & University of Wisconsin apparel & gifts.

Urban Outfitters
604 State

Unique and modern clothing and home accessories.

15 E Main
(608) 257-3814
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Pharmacy and convenience store including groceries, photo, and cosmetics.

Walgreens Corner W
676 State
(608) 257-2556
Certificates accepted here

Convenience store including groceries, photo, and cosmetics. (No pharmacy at this location.)

Warby Parker
401 State

Warby Parker offers everything you need for happier eyes at a price that leaves you with money in your pocket, from designer-quality glasses and contacts to eye exams and vision tests, and you can meet us online, at our stores, or even in…

Wheelhouse Studios
800 Langdon Street

Wheelhouse Studios is an open arts studio located in the lower level of Memorial Union. With three versatile work spaces, flexible studio designs, drop-in art opportunities, and classes for enthusiasts and first-time artists alike, it’s…

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

Established in 2021, we make Timeless Wisconsin Merchandise! All our products are made in the USA, and we strive to provide the best quality possible.

Books, Wisconsin-themed items, gifts, children's gifts and souvenirs, made-in-Wisconsin and more.

Sharing the stories of Wisconsin veterans from the Civil War to present.

Military and patriotic gift and souvenir items, as well as a selection of books and videos on military and veterans’ affairs.

Brewery making and serving local craft brews.

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Downtown Ambassadors

Stop by the Downtown Visitor Center at 452 State St. or our seasonal Downtown Information Booth located at the top of State Street for information, directions and a welcoming smile.