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University Club

$$ - $$$American, ,
803 State St, Madison, WI 53703-1085
+1 608-262-5023
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
7:30 am - 2:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
803 State St, Madison, WI 53703-1085
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

I have to give this place 3 stars because I love the building itself and the memories I have while in the University Club, but the food that I have eaten here has been inconsistent and, at times, inedible. The food deserves 2 stars. During...More

1  Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to visit for breakfast or lunch. It is open to the public. It has that Old World vibe with wood beams, large windows, and real linen tablecloths. This is a place to go to dine when you want to take...More

Thank CynthiaK007
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I feel safe calling this a surprise since there are only 9 reviews so far which makes me think that not many people have tried this restaurant. My wife and I are auditing a course this semester and sometimes go to lunch before class. After...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 14 September 2016

If you're on the UW Madison campus and are looking for something a cut above the several food carts or ordinary campus fare, head over to the Club for a nice change of pace delicious lunch. With its' stately and historic facade and sedate interior,...More

Thank Wilkins K
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is a great place near campus to get lunch with a table cloth and linen napkins. Perfect for a business meeting. Prices are very reasonable, food is very good and service is usually pretty fast. Service professionalism and attentiveness can be spotty but not...More

Thank Loki_and_Odin
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We went for a rehearsal dinner and it was very enjoyable. Service was friendly at both the bar and the tables. Food served family style with plenty of choices.

Thank mikel12323
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Nice place for lunch when you want a quiet casual experience. The waitstaff are college students, so not the best, but the food is good and the price quite reasonable.

Thank MissWisc
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I went there for lunch with a friend, and was awed by the architecture. If you like old houses like me, this will be a great place to visit, even for wedding ceremonies. Unfortunately, the service was pretty poor. The server was not attentive, which...More

Thank zygomycota
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Lovely place to enjoy the performers/people on Library Mall, view the renovations at the Memorial Union, and see the lake while enjoying tapas and beverages on the front porch veranda. A Madison summer delight.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We were fortunate to get on the waiting list and a cancellation allowed us to enjoy a special Mothers Day brunch here. Classy old style ambiance with wood paneled dining room and grand piano in the drawing room. The smoked salmon was terrific. Couscous with...More

Thank Susan C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 803 State St, Madison, WI 53703-1085
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-262-5023
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