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A Pig in a Fur Coat

940 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3550
+1 608-316-3300
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“foie gras” (21 reviews)
“octopus” (23 reviews)
“duck fat fries” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Spanish, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
940 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3550
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visiting Madison with my old college roommate, and attending the weekend football game, we capped off the day with dinner at this terrific restaurant. We shared one appetizer, the chorizo dates, which were phenomenal. Also sharing three small plates, including the lamb carpaccio, Parisian gnocchi,...More

Thank michaelcY6011GU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I experienced a superb dining experience for our 25th Anniversary. We enjoyed multiple courses of delectables including Poutine with Foie Gras, Roasted Beet Salad, Gnocchi, and Aracini along with a delightful cheesecake for dessert. We never got to the entrees however the...More

Thank djel D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot. Do not let the name keep you from going. Farm to table atmosphere. Had the ravioli. It was delicious. Also has the fries with duck fat and cheesecake. Good food and great experience.

Thank JChris1813
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a cute little restaurant with very unique tasting dishes. It offers small plates and large plates. Every dish we tried was delicious. The gnocchi might be my favorite. This restaurant is all about meat, so it would not be ideal for vegetarians. Oddly,...More

Thank Ellen V
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This place served a wonderful meal. Everything was very rich. The steak with lentils was a favorite! My husband stated he could have just eaten the lentils, which were made with veal broth and bone marrow. The octopus and the foie gras were also wonderful!...More

Thank Jaime B
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Wow. This wonderful restaurant hit all the buttons with perfection. What a wonderful find in Madison. The decor is simple and unassuming, the music is at just the right volume and the waitstaff is helpful and attentive. The beer selection is varied enough that there...More

Thank J L
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I've eaten here a couple times - on both occasions, I've left with the feeling that I overpaid for a meal that just doesn't pass muster with this type of restaurant and pricing. They are supposed to be known for their excellent pork here -...More

Thank Vincent P
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I think my wife and I have been there 4 times now and I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s my favorite restaurant. The last few times we’ve done the tasting menu with the wine pairings and have been thrilled. I think that it’s been...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is an awesome spot to go for small plates in a cozy setting. The food is 5 star and the chefs always come up with fresh and new items for the menu each time I am in. I will be back (as I am...More

Thank FoxRiverRunner
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Dan and Bonnie do an incredible job at the Pig. We’ve never had a bad meal in the 6 years we’ve been going.

Thank Ddrager
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 30 - USD 50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 940 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3550
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-316-3300
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Mediterranean comfort food drawing inspiration from Spain, France and Italy, we offer shared plates in a cozy communal dining experience.
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