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1023 16th Ave, Monroe, WI 53566-1764
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese sandwich” (48 reviews)
“chilli” (61 reviews)
“sandwiches” (61 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Soups
1023 16th Ave, Monroe, WI 53566-1764
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We checked this place out on Friday night. If you like cheese (and who doesn’t) you’re in luck. We had the small cheese plate for the table, and the cheeses were good and plentiful (Swiss, brick, and cheddar) along with hard salami and crackers. My...More

Thank Jenn G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A step back into old-world Wisconsin beer culture... with cheese. The experience began in 1931 and keeps on chugging its homage to a Swiss heritage. The decor is no-nonsense tables, wood booths and a long bar. Two large rooms are filled with entertaining Switzerland, Wisconsin,...More

Thank t_mclaughlin_jr
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped in to get some cheese to take home to share with friends and family! Attentive workers! Offered samples! LOVE the aged sharp cheddar!

Thank Erica T
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Went to Monroe for an afternoon just to get out of the city after work and visit one of our favorite cheese store's while we were there we stopped at Baumgartner's for an early dinner before heading back to Madtown it wasn't busy and we...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Great for a quick and inexpensive lunch and day of the week. Wednesday's BBQ ribs are very good! Nice selection of beers on tap. Friendly and fun waitstaff. Prices are great.

Thank Local1617
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Amazing little bar/restaurant/cheese shop all in one. Everyone is so friendly. It's quite popular and gets busy but these people hustle and it didn't look like people had to wait long. Great selection of beer on tap. The food menu is not very big but...More

Thank ElConquistador000
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Has been in Monroe "forever". Its an experience. Food is limited, chili and sandwiches...but its worth going to

Thank Carol Z
Reviewed 18 January 2018

This is one of my favorite places to stop when I am in the area. The only thing I order is the chili cheese dog which is great. They load it up with the "2nd best chili in world". Also, it's always a plus when...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Great beer and cheese place.The food is good too.we had the grilled cheese special.Friendly service.a nicely title sandwich shop.Enjoy.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 18 November 2017

I say cheesy with all respect. It has been several years since my wife and I have road tripped it to Monroe and had lunch here. We got there ahead of the lunch crowd and i do mean crowd because by noon the place was...More

Thank Chuck370
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Roger J
15 March 2018|
Response from Debbie P | Reviewed this property |
Service FOR Ribs is from 4:30p.m.-8:30p.m. only ENJOY!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1023 16th Ave, Monroe, WI 53566-1764
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: 608-325-6157
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