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122 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703-2510
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
122 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703-2510
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Dined here last night, the 3rd time. I'll start out by with the atmosphere which is awesome. Normally the food is quite good and the drinks are also tasty - just not last night. I ordered the Orecchiette which was supposed to have italian sausage....More

Thank Todd C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Across the street from the Overature Performing Arts complex, Cento is perfect for before and after the show. Thursday we dined before a show and Friday we dined after. Excellent meals and service each time. My wife LOVES their bacon wrapped dates and we both...More

Thank Cary B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all order the bread..it is wonderful!! Worth paying for. We had a great server and the food was very tasty. We were glad we selected Cento while we stayed in Madison.

Thank crosspawcat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff here are really friendly & helpful. We arrived early but were able to have drinks & appetizers at the bar. The side dishes of fingerling potatoes, fried brussel sprouts & mushrooms hit the spot for me that night.

Thank Gerri B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The “Boozy Brunch” for $25 a person is a great value. The boozy drink options are very high quality and very tasty. I had the best breakfast pizza I’ve ever had here and would recommend it to anyone that is a breakfast pizza fan. Great...More

Thank NWArkKyle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here from a recommendation. The place was packed and we were unable to get a reservation. Luckily we found some tables in the bar area. We started with the olives and bacon wrapped dates which were both very good. They have a decent beer...More

Thank JP2431
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday night...and really nice buzz in the restaurant. We shared Burrata with tomato, smoked onion jam, olives and ciabatta (totally awesome) Meatballs in a lovely tomato sauce and Beef Carpaccio with chioggia beet, shallot, arugula, and anchovy which was lovely. Then shared a gorgeous Spaghetti...More

Thank GoPlaces653429
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

During my two day stay in Madison I had the pleasure of dining at cento. Once with a group of 20 and then again solo. Both times the service was friendly and efficient. Difficult sometimes to accomplish with 20. The food was outstanding I had...More

1  Thank paul4480
Reviewed 15 September 2018

The restaurant is very nice, the service good, the drinks and wine also fine. The butcher board to start the meal was the highlight with beautiful meats and local cheeses. The appetizers were also good......grilled octopus and beef carpaccio. The entrees, all Italian pasta dishes...More

Thank EdofMaineSoCarolina
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Our only quibble with this place was the noise—-we REALLY had to speak with raised voice, even though they seated us in a padded booth. But, the service was friendly, helpful and attentive. The food was fresh, innovative and interesting, featuring lots of fresh produce...More

1  Thank dcgrandma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703-2510
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 608-284-9378
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