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Monty's Blue Plate Diner

2089 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI 53704-5353
+1 608-244-8505
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“meatloaf” (34 reviews)
“pie” (23 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
2089 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI 53704-5353
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1 - 10 of 326 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Every time we come to Madison we have breakfast, sometimes lunch at Monty's Blue Plate Diner. The food is just excellent, no matter what you order. The portions are nice and all the wait staff are friendly and efficient. Over the last dozen years we...More

Thank BobMichigan
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My friend and I dined here to take in the diner experience and in hopes of getting some delicious food and she, in search of pie! This place is the real deal diner. It seemed comfortable and clean, but we did not have good service....More

Thank Laurieuhoo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food although noisy at lunch. Rueben good as was the meatloaf stack. We will go there again!!!

Thank J H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Monty's is a small retro style restaurant with a parlor feel. They have a bunch of menu items including breakfast all day. Milkshakes are large, so splitting one is the way to go.

Thank 347tyw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We both enjoyed our sandwiches, but we loved our desserts! I had a slice of the Drumstick pie and my husband had the triple chocolate shake which were totally worth the calories. The service was excellent & the decor was adorable.

Thank Artist-teacher4BES
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After having been here so many times before I was disappointed on a recent visit. We were here just a few minutes before 11am so 1/2 our group had lunch and the others had breakfast. I had the special which was biscuits and gravy which...More

Thank Sara L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Glad we stopped in and had a couple different breakfast plates, I had the Mexican omelet and wife had the chilaquiles - tortilla's with pork simmered in tomatillo chili verde with cheese. You can't go wrong with either if these 2 plates unless you don't...More

Thank 182p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to please the burger fry and shake crowd and the vegan crowd alike. Their breakfast and pies standout. Honestly, I have never had a bad meal here. Funky, fun feel. Can get crowded on weekends or when there is an event at the...More

Thank smokeyej
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Breakfast is indeed served all day, and we had it at 4 PM! The food was well-prepared and rather delicious for diner food. What really stands out is their selection of pie. There are countless flavors, and the one we tried was very good. The...More

Thank KayMacTravel7
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Donuts. Great coffee and delish food served happy. We have eaten here many times and love the food. Expect to wait on weekends for a table. Parking out front or nearby street parking. Menu has lots of choices. Bakery counter for takey outy.

Thank FastGirl39
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hazelhedge
1 September 2016|
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Response from Lynda H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Probably not
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15 July 2016|
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Response from jupe4791 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the day, but it has a small parking lot and off street parking is also available
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 11
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 09:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2089 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI 53704-5353
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-244-8505
Description
Monty's Blue Plate Diner serves breakfast all day, every day. Our menu features incredible burgers, sandwiches, salads, vegetarian and vegan selections. Our award-winning pies, cakes, cupcakes and cookies are made from scratch daily.
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