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Madison Sourdough

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916 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3550
+1 608-442-8009
06:30 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 06:30 - 17:00
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Madison, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

One of my favorites for breakfast/brunch. Fresh made bread, cute outdoor seating. Delicious soups and quiches.

Thank tatertot729
Rutland, Vermont
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Stopped everyday I was in Madison to get caneles. They always had vanilla and whatever the flavor or flavors of the day were. In all I tried five different flavors and everyone one of them was delicious. I would (and will) visit again!! They also had a wide variety of pastries.

Thank ALL489
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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602 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for Sunday brunch. I wouldn't say that this is a brunch place, by they do serve breakfast and lunch items at the same time. The biscuits and gravy was very good. We also had the eggs diablo, which was more like a few eggs in a spicy soup. The pulled pork sandwich was pretty good as was... More 

Thank AndyB5542
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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124 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

one of the best grilled cheese sandwitches I ever had! Pastries and desserts are good too. Coffee was not the best.

Thank Shiba M
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

So many vegetarian sandwich options, it was hard to decide. But the hummus sandwich was super delicious, I was very happy with it and I'm not even vegetarian! It'll be another tough decision next time I'm back!

Thank happyIrene
Madison, Wisconsin
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

One of my most favorite breakfast spots. Tofu hash is outstanding + all the pastries. It's nice and relaxing to sit outside in the summer and feel all the east side neighborhood vibes.

Thank Yuyen C
St. Paul
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Heard about this place on Wisconsin Foodie. They've created a little empire that started with bread. Breakfast, lunch, patisserie. Charming and good. Outdoor seating as well.

Thank alsnjm
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

I'm a UW alumnus and now my kid goes to school here. Everytime I visit, I take her and her friends here for breakfast. The food is delicious and the atmosphere is great. My only complaint is that they need a slightly larger serving of plain yogurt with the granola. But this minor glitch does not diminish my loyalty, love... More 

Thank andybachman
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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108 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Nice baked goods and good cooked breakfasts - - excellent loaves of bread to take home. Friendly staff. Several months ago they opened a patisserie section that offers French styled desserts and more elegant pastries.

Thank foodjava
Chicago, Illinois
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Excellent food and no need to wait very long for a table. There is also a small kids' play area. Be adventurous and try one of the specials--you can't go wrong.

Thank Sunscreen30

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 916 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3550
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-442-8009
Production bakery and cafe with seating inside for 48 and outdoor patio with 42 seats.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?