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Jen's Alpine Cafe & Soup Ktchn

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$$ - $$$
American, Cafe, Diner, Soups
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117 4th St, Baraboo, WI 53913-2148
+1 608-356-4040
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06:00 - 15:00
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Fri 06:00 - 20:00
Sat - Thu 06:00 - 15:00
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great soup selections, and lunch specials. I had the Roasted Cauliflower Bisque Was absolutely the best soup I have had in years, also had the chicken sandwich special, which included a choice of soup, and a great apple, raisin coleslaw, with sun chips. Really a super lunch, followed by a wonderful choice of pies and a special of the day.... More 

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Thank Dale B
Portage
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a new adventure. Omg! The best soups we have ever eaten! They change daily, so many choices too! I had the spinach artichoke and chicken, my husband had the roasted cauliflower bisque. My husband said that he will now be going there for s bowl of soup and a piece of homemade pie whenever ​he is in... More 

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Thank Cindy B
Brookfield, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Its on my list to stop and have a meal every time I get to Baraboo. Home made pies, delicous milk shakes made the old fashioned way and served in a tall stainless, shiny vessel. Soups were like nothing I ever had before, full of veggies, noodles and barly with thick broth. Garden fresh salad with ryr bread croutons MMmmm... More 

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Thank JandDK57
Charleston, SC
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36 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Right downtown Baraboo and open until approx. 3pm (?) on Saturdays. We had never been but EVERYTHING ordered at the group table was delicious! Great service and neat historical feel to the restaurant. We will definitely be stopping in again the next time we are in the area.

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Thank k8gret
Chicago, Illinois
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Very charming restaurant that makes you go back in time. All booth are original from 1930s. Things were made differently back than and they last a long time while still looking good. Service is always very pleasant and they make sure that you are happy. Portions are good size, you won’t leave hungry. Perfect place for locals and visitors like... More 

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Thank Voyage_GalD
Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin
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198 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is one of those gems from the past that used to dot the USA from coast to coast. Its well worth a side trip from the highway to get great home style cooked food. I know that when I'm in the area again I will.

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Thank Tom Y
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Nice little hometown restaurant. Friendly staff, reasonable prices, good-sized portions of great tasting food. One of our favorite places to go for breakfast.

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Thank DaisyBlue443
New York
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This vintage cafe has a great cafe menu; food was terrific--turkey club and reuben sandwiches. Desserts looked homemade, but we were stuffed. Portions are more than ample.

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Thank tomnancyNewYork
St. Petersburg, Florida
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132 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is a real nice local restaurant. I have been coming here off and on for 30 years, and seem to appreciate this place more each time. Friendly service, very good food, nice pleasant atmosphere, and good location right downtown Baraboo. The bisquits and gravy are some of the best I have ever had... plentiful, spicy, and tasty.

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Thank regnadkcin
Madison
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Cafe located downtown Baraboo. Very quaint atmosphere and great food. Serve breakfast and lunch only as closed during dinner.

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Thank Ruth B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 15:00
Monday
06:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 15:00
Thursday
06:00 - 15:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 4th St, Baraboo, WI 53913-2148
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Baraboo
  • Phone Number: +1 608-356-4040

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?