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Mickies Dairy Bar

) #23 of 779 Restaurants in Madison American,
1511 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-2086
+1 608-256-9476
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“coffee cake” (8 reviews)
“french toast” (14 reviews)
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American, Diner
1511 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-2086
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, awesome service The homemade corned beef hash is to die for and the scrambler is a must try. We had both the coffee cake and the cinnamon bun and they were wonderful.

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have a big appetite this is where to go for breakfast. The corn beef hash was uniquely flavored and quite a treat. Pancakes are huge. You will be challenged to eat it all. This is a small place that is so popular that...More

Thank Henry R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Busy place, there may be a waiting line. Cash only and four of us ate at the counter ...starting with homemade blueberry and an apple cinnamon coffee cake.... they both were delicious! The breakfast scrambler with the gravy was quite amazing; the pancake I would...More

Thank purplehotgirl
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I have to admit I was worried when I heard this place had communal seating, but it was totally not a problem at all! The pancakes here are absolutely AMAZING! Even better, they are super cheap! The waitress let my friend and I split an...More

1  Thank Jesca D
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Excellent food, big portions, great old time atmosphere. Get there early so , you don't have to wait outside. Yes the lines will be out the door.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Went on a Sunday morning. After a short wait the 3 of us were sited in a booth. It was cramped and we aren't overly large. I had an omelet and hash browns. The omelet was browned on both sides and the hash browns were...More

Thank 515thomash
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We were up early on a Saturday morning. My boyfriend had never tried Mickies. I had been there before. I thought it was OK, but I never understood the lines. We both ordered omelets. I got a side of Yanks (potatoes) and he got a...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

It had been more than 10 years since I last ate here, and it was just as good as I remembered! Enjoyed watching as my husband, a newbie, ordered entirely too much food. Milkshake and pancakes for breakfast? Why not! Don't worry, you can always...More

Thank alliegirl2783
Reviewed 25 March 2017

If you get there early enough, you can beat the college kids. If not, be prepared to wait in line. Either way, it's worth it for an excellent Wisconsin breakfast that either leaves you with leftovers or wishing you had stopped earlier. I generally get...More

Thank jlawton888
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This is your classic hole in the wall cafe with that old fashioned way to it and it is absolutely my favorite little place to eat breakfast in Madison. Wonderful service, excellent food, and cheap prices! There is usually a line going out the door...More

Thank Tyra R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1511 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-2086
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-256-9476
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