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Alchemy

) #51 of 759 Restaurants in Madison €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Pub
1980 Atwood Ave, 207 Dorn Drive, Madison, WI 53704-5221
+1 608-204-7644
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
1980 Atwood Ave, 207 Dorn Drive, Madison, WI 53704-5221
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was really really good, burgers were delicious and sizable, loved the atmosphere and had a great beer selection.

Thank adtalerico
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We were headed to the Barrymore for an event and stopped in to Alchemy without a reservation with a group of 10. We didn't have much time and the kitchen made sure we got our food quickly. As usual, the food and drinks were great...More

Thank CHanson123
Reviewed 13 March 2017

but Alchemy has some of the best bar food in Madison! Their kitchen is small but kicks out some excellent sandwiches and apps. Great place for a casual dinner with a craft beer. My only complaint is I wish they had a few more beer...More

Thank ZRanch608
Reviewed 3 March 2017

My husband and I just love this small, cozy restaurant. The atmosphere is nice and the menu is very interesting. The bar sits up a couple of steps and some of the eating areas are on different levels which makes for nice seating space. My...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Alchemy is a great neighborhood place that has elevated bar food to a new high. Very interesting combinations of flavors in the food. Food is excellent. Service was a little slow because there was a full house and only one server. Cocktails are good but...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Alchemy is one of my favorites and it has proven to remain that way for the many years I've been there. The food is consistent and the staff is always friendly. The best dish on the menu has to be the BBQ Ribs with their...More

Thank bflo_grl
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This is the sort of food, I think, that epitomizes Madison, WI. They take a dish essentially from ethnic roots, and make it western and modern. You can take two vegetarians there, maybe three. They accommodate dairy and nut allergies (but not the sort that...More

Thank Nineran
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I always thought that Alchemy referred to a pseudo-science where ordinary metals were turned into gold so I found the name of this place rather odd. However, having been there several times now, I believe the name is rather apt. The cooks or chefs, whichever...More

Thank Madcitybrits
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This little place is nestled in an area of Madison with loads of small restaurants with decent food. "Alchemy" is no exception. Although somewhat dark inside with old-fashioned lighting, their food and ambience is terrific. I went there recently and had a huge sandwich with...More

Thank Italiangrandpa
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This is where I stop when I'm traveling a long distance through WI. A great little bar with a small yet quality beer menu. The food is good and has options for vegetarians. The staff are fun.

Thank terrasea
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MaryandSue53714
is there outside seating?
6 August 2016|
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Response from mfd78 | Reviewed this property |
There is. About 6 tables.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 02:00
Monday
11:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 02:00
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:30
Saturday
11:30 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1980 Atwood Ave, 207 Dorn Drive, Madison, WI 53704-5221
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-204-7644
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