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122 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703-2510
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
122 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703-2510
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Have been here numerous times and believe this is the best Italian spot in Madison. Every dish we've tried, whether apps, pasta, pizza, or mains has been a success so hard to pick favorites. Best way to dine is with a group where you order...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Brad S
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice selection of antipasto and small plates to share. Our party of five enjoyed the dinner and I was a fan of the scallops. My friends were not a fan from their first visit but this nite they changed their mind. Try the farmers...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kayr53589
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined here last night, the 3rd time. I'll start out by with the atmosphere which is awesome. Normally the food is quite good and the drinks are also tasty - just not last night. I ordered the Orecchiette which was supposed to have italian sausage....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank toddc_az
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Across the street from the Overature Performing Arts complex, Cento is perfect for before and after the show. Thursday we dined before a show and Friday we dined after. Excellent meals and service each time. My wife LOVES their bacon wrapped dates and we both...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cary B
Reviewed 3 November 2018

First of all order the bread..it is wonderful!! Worth paying for. We had a great server and the food was very tasty. We were glad we selected Cento while we stayed in Madison.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank crosspawcat
Reviewed 25 October 2018

The staff here are really friendly & helpful. We arrived early but were able to have drinks & appetizers at the bar. The side dishes of fingerling potatoes, fried brussel sprouts & mushrooms hit the spot for me that night.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gerri B
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

The “Boozy Brunch” for $25 a person is a great value. The boozy drink options are very high quality and very tasty. I had the best breakfast pizza I’ve ever had here and would recommend it to anyone that is a breakfast pizza fan. Great...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NWArkKyle
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped here from a recommendation. The place was packed and we were unable to get a reservation. Luckily we found some tables in the bar area. We started with the olives and bacon wrapped dates which were both very good. They have a decent beer...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JP2431
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Sunday night...and really nice buzz in the restaurant. We shared Burrata with tomato, smoked onion jam, olives and ciabatta (totally awesome) Meatballs in a lovely tomato sauce and Beef Carpaccio with chioggia beet, shallot, arugula, and anchovy which was lovely. Then shared a gorgeous Spaghetti...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GoPlaces653429
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

During my two day stay in Madison I had the pleasure of dining at cento. Once with a group of 20 and then again solo. Both times the service was friendly and efficient. Difficult sometimes to accomplish with 20. The food was outstanding I had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703-2510
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 608-284-9378
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