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The Sow's Ear

125 S Main St, Ste 1, Verona, WI 53593-1466
+1 608-848-2755
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 8:30 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
125 S Main St, Ste 1, Verona, WI 53593-1466
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the cutest place! Eclectic. Some comfy chairs to sit and talk or jump on the web. Little rooms with wonderful yarns and lots of classes going on. I was fortunate enough to buy a knitted scarf that someone had made and was sold...More

Thank lapel555
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Found this place online while traveling through the Madison area. Was looking for a place to get breakfast and a cup of coffee. To our mistake this is really just a yuppie coffee shop that offers snacks on the side. The menu is very limited,...More

Thank Tatorbean17
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This is a great combo of good food, great coffee, and beautiful wool yarn. It's fun to browse all of the knitting stuff even if you don't knit - if you do, it's sort of heaven!

Thank Bebe B
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I was looking for a place to do some work on my laptop while I was traveling through Wisconsin and was lucky to find the Sow's Ear, which is part knitting store and part cafe. I don't knit, but enjoyed my stay. The food is...More

Thank Anne A
Reviewed 3 October 2017

lovely find. outdoor seating as well as in. if you are a knitter or know a knitter there are wonderful yarns, books, instructors, barristas, pastries, sandwiches, soups

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is where the locals go for morning coffee and pastries. Any coffee-lover would enjoy it, but for a yarn-lover like me, it is like Alibaba's Cave!

Thank Genevieve E
Reviewed 14 September 2017

nice cozy spot to refresh yourself either in or outside. Good variety of sandwiches, or a salad, pastries and of course, coffees.

Thank billbogey
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Quaint, relaxing place to meet friends or to go on your own. Great teas, coffee, and hot chocolate. Also wonderful selection of yarn and knitting supplies.

Thank Lucy J
Reviewed 26 June 2017

So interesting to have a knitting shop and a cafe in the same place. Good place to read, study, meet with a friend or small group. The "mountain gold" tea is delightful!

Thank ifitsnotbaroque
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is a casual and fun place to have a salad or sandwich. It has some interesting and unique sandwiches. The coffee is great too.

Thank Chris S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 S Main St, Ste 1, Verona, WI 53593-1466
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Verona
  • Phone Number: +1 608-848-2755
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