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Babcock Hall Dairy Store

1605 Linden Dr, Madison, WI 53706-1519
+1 608-262-3045
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (222 reviews)
“sandwiches” (28 reviews)
“sundae” (4 reviews)
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1605 Linden Dr, Madison, WI 53706-1519
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Reviewed yesterday

All the ice cream is good but for a real treat that you can't get anywhere else, try the orange chocolate chip. Another reason Madison is such a great place!

Thank Tom Peggy L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I bought multiple Holiday Gift 🎁 boxes for Friends and Relatives. The service was rapid, professional, and forgiving of my errors. Value was very good, and the Gifts promote the Wisconsin Badgers! I will have no problem using them again.

Thank dyscrasia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stand in line for your wait to taste some of THE BEST ice cream ever!! Ice cream made by UW-Madison Dairy Products. It tastes just like the ice cream my grandmother made by hand when I was a little girl. The most popular spot on...More

Thank Schlieckau
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I am a student of UW so my review might sound a bit biased but ask anyone. They will tell you that the ice creams of Babcock Hall are the very best of Madison. They always offer new flavors so things do not get boring....More

Thank ChristyOk
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Nestled in the Agricultural, Forestry, and Veterinary Science parts of campus lies Babcocks. Light fare served,but the ice cream is to die for.

Thank Wendy A
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Visit often. The best ice cream and ice cream treats in Madison. During the summer we like to ride our bikes along Lake Mendota and stop for a well deserves ice crean treat at Babcock.

Thank 210cubby
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

It’s always a treat to go to the Babcock Dairy store. This time I was buying the ice cream they developed for UW sports teams. It has more protein, less sugar, and less lactose than their regular ice cream. Of course, their regular ice creams...More

Thank Jan N
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Really super creamy ice cream. Great innovative and fun flavors. Super service from employees. I love the orange cream flavor. Also very good selection of cheese and snacks. Grilled cheese sandwich is a winner.

Thank pjcashman
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Really nice university run sandwich shop. I had the melted swiss on marble rye and it was great. They also make their own ice cream, which you have to try. Love the chocolate peanut butter. Prices are very reasonable. It is fast food style here,...More

Thank Hitcher84
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Fresh from the source ice cream with lots of delectable flavors--and you can grab a sandwich or even a few groceries (cheese, brats, etc.) or a cup of joe to keep you moving!

Thank gawarfield
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28 May 2017|
Response from BettieSub | Reviewed this property |
I don[t know if that is possible. As you know its the U Wisconsin diary bar. Call them up and ask. (608) 262-3045
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1605 Linden Dr, Madison, WI 53706-1519
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-262-3045
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One of the biggest names in modern Dairy (Babcock) combined with Ice Cream (which I, ice cream expert, rank as a five). This needs adding.
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