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Michael's Frozen Custard

5602 Schroeder Rd, Madison, WI 53711-2527
+1 608-276-8100
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
24 Aug 2017
“25 Cent "Drive-thru" Fee? WTHeck!”
3 Mar 2016
“Let Me Go, Let Me Go!”
Opens in 11 min
All hours
Fast food
5602 Schroeder Rd, Madison, WI 53711-2527
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Had an ice cream craving so stopped at Michaels! Image my sticker shock to get charged $9!! But the 25 cent "convenience fee" is what put me over the edge! 5 for strawberry shake with Oreos; 1 for value!!!! Culver's had much more affordable custard!!

Thank WiWeezie
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Awesome! The most wonderful Custard in the world! Every visit requires a stop by Michael's. And it is so worth it!

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 24 February 2016

I ordered the Chunky Monkey, cost me about $8, and the chocolate w/nuts were as hard as plastic. Only the center was soft and the hardened chocolate was stuck to the rim. Didn't get to enjoy the best part because it was hard as a...More

Thank VacationDream2014
Reviewed 19 August 2015

If I only had one word to describe my turtle sundae it would be "magnificent". Michael's get's it absolutely right, there's almost nothing I would change about their sundae. It could be a bit cheaper and/or the container needs to be a bit bigger container....More

Thank PackerFan2010
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Stopped by to pick up a cherry malt for my husband and after looking at the menu I ordered a turtle sundae for myself. BAD! Not the sundae but all the calories that I ate. Some of the best places for frozen custard.

Thank Enjoy2travel
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Granted, they are a custard place, but the food is abysmal. I ate their 3 times over about a 6 week period this summer. It's nice to sit outside - you order at a window and they bring the food out. The first time I...More

Thank Lady312
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Being from Madison originally I always loved their custard. Having now lived out of state for 8 yrs, we were home and I had custard from other local places. The last day I went to micheals. I remembered why I would go very Tuesday 8...More

1  Thank Jamie D
Reviewed 5 July 2014

I used the restroom prior to ordering. There were no paper towels. The very young people in the service area are so unlikely to properly wash their hands without the proper supplies. I left without ordering. That is a basic sanitation requirement in an ice...More

Thank cafemom
Reviewed 20 February 2014

This is just good custard. The rest of the menu may be skipped. Stay with the custard. Just be ready to spend more for a cone or single dish than anywhere else in Madison. Once in a while, it is just worth it.

Thank David N
Reviewed 2 October 2013

The frozen custard is very creamy and creamy means fatty. Personally, I can only go occasionally due to calories and cost. Less costly alternatives are Dairy Queen and McDonald's, possibly Culver's. Several reviewers have mentioned the cost (check this and other Michael's locations on TripAdvisor...More

Thank wimike999
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11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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  • Address: 5602 Schroeder Rd, Madison, WI 53711-2527
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-276-8100
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