We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Brink Lounge

Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
701 E Washington Ave, Suite 105, Madison, WI 53703-2958
+1 608-661-8599
16:00 - 02:00
Closed now
See all hours
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 02:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 02:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

7 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 7: English reviews
Level Contributor
18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Great music. Where else you gonna see a violin playing the blues? Not crowded. Not too loud. Great place to sit and enjoy music.

Thank LK B
Level Contributor
31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

I always find myself at the Brink Lounge for parties and events. Great drinks, and good food. Nice place for a family gathering.

Thank FoodAmbassador
Level Contributor
26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Love this place, good variety of live music, fair prices on food and beverage, already have experienced friendly staff

1 Thank Scriptions653
Madison, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Spending my birthday with several girlfriends on a Tuesday night. We had a Community Choice coupon for $10 off our purchase. I started a tab at the bar and bought a couple bottles of wine at the bar. It was half price wine night. Normal price for a bottle of Cycles Gladiator Pinot Noir 2012 was $30. Half price was... More 

1 Thank chandml
Level Contributor
176 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2014 via mobile

Was here for retirement party. Staff was very friendly. Things ran very smoothly. Prices at bar very reasonable. Parking is behind building and limited. Tricky backing out on a snowy night. Beautiful downstairs area. Plenty of seating. Great evening.

Thank Coffeeisready
Sun Prairie
Level Contributor
63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2012

We were there for an early supper, so if you want to know what the featured live music is like this review won't hellp you. I will say that there was a constant flow of musicians toting instruments coming through the door, and I think it has 2 different stage venues. Also lots of patrons coming as the evening wore... More 

1 Thank Martin T
Madison, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
173 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2012

The Brink does not have a full bill of fare, but what it has is wonderful. the beer cheese fondu, the atrichoke spinich dip and pizza are all ver tasty. the Brink has live music every night. Salsa dancing on tuesday and swing on wednesday. The dancing does not begin until 9, so if you are early to bed, you... More 

1 Thank Bill M

Travellers who viewed The Brink Lounge also viewed


Been to The Brink Lounge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:30
16:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 E Washington Ave, Suite 105, Madison, WI 53703-2958
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-661-8599

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Brink Lounge and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from The Brink Lounge staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?