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Fat Cat Coffee Works

606 Railroad St, New Glarus, WI 53574-9538
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pies” (7 reviews)
“quiche” (3 reviews)
“banana bread” (2 reviews)
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606 Railroad St, New Glarus, WI 53574-9538
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

This is an adorable coffee shop located in an old railroad depot. The furnishings are cute, the coffee is fantastic and the staff were so sweet and happy. Great scones and fig/bacon quiche!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank iowahome
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Great coffee. Friendly staff, seating available. All kinds of rolls, cookies, and breads. We had the hot breakfast, very good all the way around

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DukelyFlukely
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant many times and have never had a bad meal. All home cooked from scratch food. From their pastries to their lunch menu absolutely awesome. Make the trip it’s worth it !

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Hjspms
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We only stopped in for coffee and pastries, but they have a full menu that looked good & indulgent. The drinks and snacks we tried were very tasty. Wish I could have tried the lavender cupcake and other treats. Probably the best coffee in New...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank pantone808
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Always stop and grab a coffee in my Fat Cat Works Mug. Some seating, very interesting older building.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank GRC761
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

While walking around New Glarus on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, we decided to stop for coffee and lemonade. The ginger lemonade and ginger molasses cookie was very good. Counter staff were friendly. We enjoyed our treats in the outdoor sidewalk seating area.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Jpamr5
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I love having brunch or lunch at Fat Cat. Nice atmosphere. Great food but pricey. Expect to pay $11.00 or more. Staff are very nice and baked goods are awesome. Nice specials.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

This was a nice place to stop and get coffee and breakfast for the road. The coffee shop is spacious and there’s a lot of room to sit amongst fun vintage decorations. There is also a bar area/ counter to sit where you can see...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank ManderleyAgain
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Cherry pie is apparently made with mint. There is no cherry flavor whatsoever, but overwhelming mint quality. Our entire group was disappointed. Wrote to them regarding our experience and never even received a response.

Date of visit: June 2017
2  Thank Jimbo15030
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Stopped by for a coffee and a cookie. Both were great. Coffee was hot, and cookies were really good.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank mcal1943
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 17:00
06:00 - 17:00
06:00 - 17:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 Railroad St, New Glarus, WI 53574-9538
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  New Glarus
I have visited the Fat Cat Coffee Works 8 or 9 times in the past couple years, including 3 times in the past week. Great place - needs to be reviewed!
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