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Jacs Dining and Taphouse

) #40 of 776 Restaurants in Madison €€ - €€€ American, ,
2611 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-1801
+1 608-441-5444
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“mussels” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2611 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-1801
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our meal here. My wife is GF, so we try to find local places that serve GF food and Jacs never disappoints. Great beer selection and some good GF beers (which, if you're GF, you know it's unusual that a bar/restaurant has anything...More

Thank SKP41218
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Second time to Jac's did not disappoint. The menu is creative, and the nightly specials are usually pretty good. I had the Trout on Wednesday with sweet potato hash. My wife had the Walnut Veggie Burger, both were great. The Beer list is always interesting....More

Thank Scott J
Reviewed 7 June 2017

My husband has celiac (gluten allergy) and he has never had an issue in the 10+ times we eaten here. And the food is delicious. The wait staff is great in understanding the gluten allergy and in providing excellent service. This is a small place...More

Thank Golfer142
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Jacs dining and Taphouse is a must stop on Monroe street. They have an amazing selection of beers on tap and the food is even better! I love this place for their mussels and I am never disappointed. This time we also had the ribeye...More

Thank Randall C
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Went on a Saturday night and there was 3 empty tables but was told they were taken but could eat at the bar. The bartender were all very nice and checked on us multiple times. My boyfriend and I both had the scallops with pasta...More

Thank Lori L
Reviewed 12 May 2017

My daughter has to have a gluten free diet and this restaurant had a wonderful variety of foods offered as gluten free. Our server was fabulous, I wish I could remember her name! I had the Cuban sandwich and my daughter had the Pulled Pork...More

Thank 2danelover
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Loved the brunch menu at Jacs. Great service. Food was delicious. Great atmosphere. Small but really liked it.

Thank BookReader31
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We go here often for brunch and it's always terrific! The Bloody Maria is superb and all the food is fabulous. The fries are great and the Turkey Club is lovely! Highly recommend!

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 28 February 2017

No reservations on Friday night, but if you call 20 min prior they will put you on a wait list, we did and were seated immediately on arrival. We ordered cocktails and Clam chowder, dates wrapped in bacon, crab cakes to begin. I tried a...More

1  Thank FastGirl39
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I wanted to give this place a try for awhile and I was glad did. They have some daily lunch specials that are a fair value, and a good deal on a glass of house wine. I opted for the salmon club and it was...More

Thank Glenn A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2611 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-441-5444
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