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Badgerland Bar & Grill

525 W Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703-1916
+1 608-251-3033
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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525 W Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703-1916
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's nothing wrong with the Badgerland Bar and Grill, but there's nothing to write home about either. The burger was OK, the service was OK, the price was OK, the breakfast was OK. It's convenient if you're staying in the hotel, but other than that...More

Thank MKThomson_Tours
Badgerland M, General Manager at Badgerland Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your review. We appreciate your feedback and are sorry to hear we fell short of exceptional during your stay. Our friendly staff strives to provide excellent service and we are saddened to know we were unable to fulfill that promise. Thanks...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Haley Hagerty is such a great host and always making conversation; always enjoy coming for a drink when on business. Great place.More

Thank Seb R
Badgerland M, General Manager at Badgerland Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your 5-star review, Seb! We are so happy to hear you continue to enjoy visiting with us, especially Haley! She's a great asset to our team and we're thrilled you are able to experience her exceptional service skills first hand. Thanks again for...More

Reviewed 8 March 2018

Surprised at how bland and flavorless our appetizer and main course was. Bartender did not know the drink I ordered. Service was on the slow side and I've definitely had friendlier, more helpful wait staff.More

Thank Valerie P
Badgerland M, General Manager at Badgerland Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Valerie, We are so very sorry to hear you had a less than perfect meal with us. Our staff is usually friendly, courteous, and goes the extra mile and it saddens us to hear we were unable to fulfill that promise during your visit. Please...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018

We came here after having dinner out in town. We ordered a few cocktails and dessert. The wine list was very limited, but dessert list was longer and very delicious. The staff was very helpful and friendly!More

Thank Hayley K
Badgerland M, General Manager at Badgerland Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thanks for sharing your review with us, Hayley! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed a few after-dinner drinks and desserts! Our friendly staff strives to provide exceptional service and it's great to know we were able to do just that! Looking forward to...More

Reviewed 14 February 2018

The only reason we ended up here was that it was freezing cold and it was in the hotel. The room is very plain and very well-lit so this is not a spot for couples - unless you're staying here and need something close. The...More

Thank Geoffrey E
Badgerland M, General Manager at Badgerland Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Geoffrey, Thank You for your feedback. Could you please contact me directly at (608) 251-5511 so I can better understand your experience? This is highly unusual for our team and I want to know how we can make this right. Sincerely, Tom Ziarnik, General Manager

Reviewed 21 January 2018

A group of ten old college friends reunite once a year for a Badger Hockey game and this year we chose to return to Badgerland Grill for pregame drinks and sandwiches. We were able to promptly get a table for ten as we arrived three...More

Thank zimmys57
Badgerland M, General Manager at Badgerland Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thanks for your 5-star review! We are so happy to hear you and your party enjoyed our pregame experience! Our friendly staff strives to provide exceptional service and it's great to know we were able to do just that! We take pride in offering a...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Badgerland Bar and Grill has the best Breakfast in town, from the extra thick French Toast to the Crepes...I recommend having Breakfast here....and I am sure lunch is diner is just as good!More

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Badgerland M, General Manager at Badgerland Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thanks for your 5-star review, David! We are so glad you continue to enjoy breakfast with us! Our experienced chefs love to hear about your favorites and are happy our housemade French Toast and Crepes are top of your list! Thank You for your glowing...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

Stayed overnight on December 9th for a work Christmas party/Badger hockey game. Can't say enough about the staff and management - they really are the best. TIA was a GREAT waitress, great service, engaging conversation, and a smile. If you are looking for the best...More

Thank haakee4unme
Badgerland M, General Manager at Badgerland Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thanks for your 5-star review! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed another stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton Madison! Our friendly staff strives to provide excellent service and it's great to know Tia and our restaurant team were able to do just that!...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

Food is basic, but satisfying. Good bar service. Great location for Badger sporting events. It is located in the Doubletree hotel.More

Thank mark f
Badgerland M, General Manager at Badgerland Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thanks for sharing your review with us, Mark! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your meal and the outstanding service we provide! Our prime location is just steps away from the Kohl Center and easily within walking distance of Camp Randall! We love...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

I travel a lot and had been on road all day. This was a pleasant surprise. I had the meatloaf and it was hot and delicious. The staff was very attentive without being overbearing.More

Thank Richard C
Badgerland M, General Manager at Badgerland Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thanks for sharing your review with us, Richard! We are so happy to hear you had a great dining experience! Our homemade meatloaf is flavorful and delicious - the perfect comfort food! We strive to provide excellent service and it's great to know our team...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 W Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703-1916
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-251-3033
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Description
The Badgerland Bar & Grill offers a comfortable, casual Wisconsin sports bar dining experience. Our walls are covered with Badger sports art and our menu features some of Wisconsin's best, too. Whether serving one of our signature sandwiches or chef prepared entrées, we take pride in using only the best available ingredients (local whenever possible) to create flavorful, memorable offerings you will want to tell your friends and family about. Come join us for some good food and fun today.
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