Visit a city where you never have to eat the same thing twice. Middleton is home to more than 70 restaurants and diners. Love a good, juicy burger served best with a side of frites or Wisconsin cheese curds and a cold beer? Or maybe you’re in the mood for Chinese, Indian, Italian, Japanese, Mediterranean, Korean, Albanian, Mexican, New Orleans, or comfort food in a locally owned diner. You can find it here!
Here is a list of Middleton restaurants:
This list is categorized by type to help you narrow down what you are in the mood for. If you would like to see all Middleton restaurants listed alphabetically, look no further than our Food & Spirits page! And if you love patio dining, check out our outdoor dining spots.
1847 AT THE STAMM HOUSE
6625 Century Avenue
Restored to its original stone walls, ceiling and wine cellar, all with modern restaurant systems. Offers lunch, dinner, Fri. Fish Fry, Sat. and Sun. Brunch, as well as a full bar.
8321 Murphy Drive
Open at 10am for lunch.
1901 Cayuga Street
Coffee, espresso, bakery, full-service retail, wine, beer and spirits. Bi-weekly wine tastings on Fri. evenings.
BRISTLED BOAR SALOON & GRILL
2611 Branch Street
A friendly local bar & grill. Pool, darts, volleyball, big screen TV.
C’S RESTAURANT & BAKERY
2550 Allen Boulevard
Breakfast and lunch. Great bakery. Everything is homemade. Soups, pies, breads, bakery goods.
8310 Greenway Boulevard
House-made fresh soup, salad and sandwich kitchen.
CHOCOLATE SHOPPE ICE CREAM
2831 Parmenter Street
CLASEN’S EUROPEAN BAKERY
7610 Donna Drive
Family-owned European bakery, featuring over 40 varieties of healthy and delicious breads and rolls and over 70 varieties of treats all baked from scratch.
COLD STONE CREAMERY
1650 Deming Way #102
Ice cream with your choice of toppings hand-mixed on a frozen granite stone.
CRAFTSMAN TABLE & TAP
6712 Frank Lloyd Wright Avenue See map: E10
Featuring only the best in the craft of hospitality, food, beer and cocktails.
2906 Parmenter Street
DICKEY’S BARBECUE PIT
8225 Greenway Boulevard, Suite 200
Texas-style BBQ. Provides a variety of on-site slow smoked quality meats.
6915 University Avenue
Customizable pizza, wings, flatbreads, desserts and more.
FALLING WATER BAR & GRILL IN MADISON MARRIOTT WEST HOTEL
1313 John Q. Hammons Drive
Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as handcrafted cocktails.
8234 Greenway Boulevard
Fresh, never frozen burgers cooked to perfection with fresh-cut fries cooked in pure peanut oil.
THE FREE HOUSE PUB
1902 Parmenter Street
Cozy gastropub featuring ale, whiskey and pub fare such as appetizers, soups & salads, sandwiches and burgers.
GRACE COFFEE CO.
1824 Parmenter Street
Crafting the highest quality espresso drinks, infused with a broad selection of house-made syrups, and utilizing fresh ingredients to make stunning dishes to order.
GRAPE WATER WINE BAR
7466 Hubbard Avenue
Tap wine bar with a fun, casual vibe, featuring 16 self-serve options. “We’re unsnobbing the wine bar one glass at a time.”
HUBBARD AVENUE DINER
7445 Hubbard Avenue
Ultimate classic diner. Famous for pie!
2831 Parmenter Street
Known for our oversized donuts, donut milkshakes, emergency donut deliveries, specialty and custom donut designs!
JERSEY MIKE’S SUBS
1601 Deming Way
Subs, wraps and desserts with quality meats, cheeses & produce.
2831 Parmenter Street
Known for the signature deep dish square pizzas.
6921 University Avenue
Bread baked in-house and meat and veggies sliced daily — it’s the best of the best.
LONGTABLE BEER CAFE
7545 Hubbard Avenue
A casual space for hanging out with friends, sitting around a long table, sharing good food and drink and lively conversation.
2626 Allen Boulevard
8308 Greenway Boulevard
MID TOWN PUB
2405 Allen Boulevard
Middleton’s lakeside neighborhood bar & grill. Offers free Wi-Fi.
MIDDLETON SPORT BOWL
6815 University Avenue
Multi-level sports bar with all HDTVs and four big screens.
6236 University Avenue
MONK’S BAR & GRILL
8313 Murphy Drive
Menu ranging from burgers to sandwiches and wraps, appetizers and kids’ meals served on a Frisbee.
MY SISTER’S KITCHEN
2227 Parmenter Street
Breakfast and lunch served at a small-town café.
1021 North Gammon Road
Award-winning burgers, homemade soups, salads and sundaes. Official birthday place and home of the Famous Gritty Burger.
NOODLES & COMPANY
1601 Deming Way
Noodles, salads, and sandwiches from around the world. Meals made to order.
PAPA MURPHY’S TAKE & BAKE PIZZA
1015 North Gammon Road
Highest quality, freshest ingredients, homemade and home baked.
PAUL’S NEIGHBORHOOD BAR & RESTAURANT
2401 Parmenter Street
Happy hour Mon.-Thurs., 4-7pm; all you can eat fish fry Fri. from 4:30-9pm; and prime rib breakfast on Sun. from 8-11am.
6771 University Avenue, Suite 101
PRAIRIE CAFE & BAKERY
3109 Pheasant Branch Road
This café offers a wide variety of breakfast and lunch options including hot and cold sandwiches, as well as bakery items.
RED’S FALBO PIZZERIA
2411 Allen Boulevard
Pizza made the old-fashioned way, with crusts rolled by hand and dough made fresh daily.
THE ROMAN CANDLE PIZZERIA
1920 Parmenter Street
Traditional neighborhood pizzeria featuring locally sourced ingredients.
RUTH’S CHRIS STEAK HOUSE
2137 Deming Way
USDA Prime steaks, seared on a sizzling 500° plate.
2602 Allen Boulevard
8238 Greenway Boulevard
2522 Allen Boulevard
8315 Murphy Drive
TANNER’S NEIGHBORHOOD BAR & GRILL
1611 Deming Way
Serving chicken grilled, battered and/ or charred, this establishment also has numerous hot and cold sandwich and burger options, wraps, salads and seafood. Kids’ menu also available.
THE VILLAGE GREEN
7508 Hubbard Avenue
A family-friendly, old-fashioned tavern. Great burgers.
2177 Deming Way
Over 51 customizable hot sandwiches served with a vibe. Satisfaction guaranteed.
WORLD OF BEER
8825 Greenway Boulevard
The best selection of craft beers from around the world and down the corner. Over 500 different global beers.
7603 Elmwood Avenue
Hawaiian cuisine of seafood, sushi and poke, as well as salads. Open Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and Sunday, 4:30-8 p.m. Catering is also available.
7464 Hubbard Avenue
Over 20 gourmet dinners, nightly specials & live jazz and blues.
6771 University Avenue, Suite 107
Outstanding Chinese cuisine, excellent service and friendly staff. Known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes using fresh ingredients.
GRAND CHINA RESTAURANT
2608 Allen Boulevard
Enjoy authentic Chinese specialties.
IMPERIAL GARDEN CHINESE RESTAURANT
2039 Allen Boulevard
Voted Best of Madison since 1984. Traditional Chinese cuisine.
TAIGU CHINESE RESTAURANT
7610 Elmwood Avenue
Home-style Chinese cuisine. Known for traditional Chinese homemade noodles.
AMBER INDIAN CUISINE
6913 University Avenue
Daily self-made bread, high quality and large selection of Indian dishes. We offer delicious dishes in our lunch buffet as well as regular menu preparations.
DHABA INDIAN BISTRO
8333 Greenway Boulevard, Suite 100
Indian cuisine. Large selection of appetizers, curries, vegetables, rice, naan breads and desserts. Closed Mondays.
BIAGGI’S RISTORANTE ITALIANO
1611 Aspen Commons
Casual Italian restaurant offering an extensive selection of house-made and imported pastas, soups & salads, pizza, seafood, steaks and desserts.
GINO’S ITALIAN DELI
6509 Century Avenue
Classic Italian deli delights.
JOHNNY’S ITALIAN STEAKHOUSE
8390 Market Street
Award-winning steaks, seafood and Italian specialties.
1828 Parmenter Street
Pizzeria and gelateria, featuring Italian-style thin crust pizza and sandwiches, plated desserts and gelato.
7462 Hubbard Avenue
Authentic dishes from the Northern Italian countryside.
FUJI SUSHI & HIBACHI
1610 Deming Way
High energy and entertaining dining experience with unmatched seafood, steak and other Japanese cuisine options.
1900 Cayuga Street, Suite 101
Offers a range of delicious Japanese items.
1901 Cayuga Street, Suite 110
Korean-fusion food served at this cozy, contemporary eatery. Closed on Sundays.
FRESKA MEDITERRANEAN GRILL
8310 Greenway Boulevard
Fast, casual dining experience, offering customers the opportunity to select the style of their meal, such as sandwich, salad, or plate.
SOFRA FAMILY BISTRO
7457 Elmwood Avenue
A family-friendly restaurant serving authentic Albanian-American cuisine.
ANCHO AND AGAVE
1601 Aspen Commons
A dining experience with house-made signature salsas and hand-smashed guacamole, this restaurant combines favorite flavors with a casual style.
2518 Allen Boulevard
Family–owned and operated, specializing in authentic Mexican dishes.
COMPADRES MEXICAN RESTAURANT
1900 Cayuga Street
Journey throughout the best of Mexican cuisine and culture.
6719 Frank Lloyd Wright Avenue
Casual counter service taqueria. Fresh ingredients. Fast and friendly service.
2169 Deming Way, Suite 100
2606 Allen Boulevard
This family-run business offers fresh produce, authentic tacos and more. Everything is made fresh to order for individuals, small events, company functions and parties.