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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Restaurant
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“Just a half mile walk up Johnson St to one of the best pizza places in Madison!”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
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“One of my favorite places to have a nice meal! Cozy, hip, casual atmosphere and amazing food!”
  • 24 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Nice walk to the end of a penninsula in Lake Mendota. Great view of the Lake/Captiol at the end. Several places to stop and have a picnic. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Café
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“Funky vibe with great coffee, food and beer. Also hosting story slams every week.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Park
“Great place to lie in the sun or shade, take a quick dip in the lake, play volleyball or even rent a canoe or kayak. There is a nice place structure for kids as well. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Gay Bar
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“Super fun gay bar! Sometimes have drag shows at midnight on Saturdays! Great for dancing. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
“Live music, drinks, restaurant (next door). Check website. Great venue for interacting with artists, you can get up close and personal! ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bakery
“Amazing pastries! Highly recommend their herb and gruyere chees croissant. Can't go wrong here! ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Noodle House
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“Casual but delicious. Have outside seating, but really enjoy the interior too, a house converted to restaurant. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Go here for a drink first then hit up Salvatore's across the street for a delightful pizza!”
  • 9 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“This is our Number 1 recommendation for those who are able to splurge on dinner, and who aren't afraid of richness and local meat (they are not too vegetarian friendly). Dan has been an amazing chef and friend to us, buying produce and eggs from us as well as from many of our farmer friends. He is dedicating to creating ridiculously yummy food in a fun setting, with as many local ingredients as possible. It's our anniversary, birthday, gotta-celebrate spot. Sometimes we even stop by JUST for the duck fat fries... but we've had almost everything on the menu and have never been steered wrong. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Park
“Great spot to take the pups for a walk, or just an easy place to walk around and experience nature”
  • 11 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“Free wine tasting at Cork 'n Bottle every Saturday night! The employees here are always very knowledgeable and friendly to help you pick out a bottle of something nice.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bakery
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“This place is only open on Saturday and Sunday mornings and early afternoons for a short period of time and will be sold soon. Try it for brunch and pastries while it's still open. Everything is home made and made to order.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Our reigning Iron Chef Showdown winner Tory Miller's Korean fusion restaurant! This place is the best for inventive spins on noodle bowls.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
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“Distilled spirits. Tasting room. Limited hours so be sure to check if they're open before you go.”
  • 6 locals recommend