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A Pig in a Fur Coat

940 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3550
+1 608-316-3300
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“foie gras” (21 reviews)
“octopus” (23 reviews)
“duck fat fries” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Spanish, American, Gluten Free Options
940 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3550
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a cute little restaurant with very unique tasting dishes. It offers small plates and large plates. Every dish we tried was delicious. The gnocchi might be my favorite. This restaurant is all about meat, so it would not be ideal for vegetarians. Oddly,...More

Thank Ellen V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place served a wonderful meal. Everything was very rich. The steak with lentils was a favorite! My husband stated he could have just eaten the lentils, which were made with veal broth and bone marrow. The octopus and the foie gras were also wonderful!...More

Thank Jaime B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow. This wonderful restaurant hit all the buttons with perfection. What a wonderful find in Madison. The decor is simple and unassuming, the music is at just the right volume and the waitstaff is helpful and attentive. The beer selection is varied enough that there...More

Thank J L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've eaten here a couple times - on both occasions, I've left with the feeling that I overpaid for a meal that just doesn't pass muster with this type of restaurant and pricing. They are supposed to be known for their excellent pork here -...More

Thank Vincent P
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I think my wife and I have been there 4 times now and I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s my favorite restaurant. The last few times we’ve done the tasting menu with the wine pairings and have been thrilled. I think that it’s been...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 22 July 2018

This is an awesome spot to go for small plates in a cozy setting. The food is 5 star and the chefs always come up with fresh and new items for the menu each time I am in. I will be back (as I am...More

Thank FoxRiverRunner
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Dan and Bonnie do an incredible job at the Pig. We’ve never had a bad meal in the 6 years we’ve been going.

Thank Ddrager
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I came on my birthday with our two teenaged kids. First visit. I personally think this place is WAY overrated. I like everything edible and have an adventurous open mind when it comes to food. But I found most of what we ordered was underwhelming...and...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 13 April 2018

GREAT GREAT GREAT. Can’t wait to get back there. This place was a real treat.The people were great,the service was great and the atmosphere was great.

1  Thank tthary
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Phenomenal every time and easily one of my top 5 favorite restaurants in Madison. I love that they have communal seating (as well as about 8 tables for couples or groups of 4) since I dine here by myself half the time I go. I've...More

1  Thank Greg G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 940 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3550
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-316-3300
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Mediterranean comfort food drawing inspiration from Spain, France and Italy, we offer shared plates in a cozy communal dining experience.
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