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Gluten free bread and delicious sandwiches

It’s fun to sit at their outdoor tables with shady umbrellas and partake of super delicious hearty... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stillwater, Minnesota
Best reason to stop in Monroe Wisconsin

Loved this little place. It's simple and fun. All the workers there are courteous and very nice... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lake Barrington, IL
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salami”(7 reviews)
“chilli”(13 reviews)
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1023 16th Ave, Monroe, WI 53566-1764
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s fun to sit at their outdoor tables with shady umbrellas and partake of super delicious hearty sandwiches while enjoying town square ambiance. They have delicious gluten free bread. I loved my ham and Swiss sandwich and my sister enjoyed her hot turkey sandwich. This...More

Thank MNDoodles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this little place. It's simple and fun. All the workers there are courteous and very nice. Best of all is of course the CHEESE. Nothing like a simple cheese sandwich. My wife and I split a Brick Cheese sandwich, a pastrami sandwich and a...More

Thank Q4240KFpeterl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Before I was drinking age, my older brother took me here for a Limburger cheese sandwich. I walked in a few weeks ago, and it was EXACTLY as I remembered! maybe the prices changed, but the food is still the best! I wanted to remember...More

Thank thomas B
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Baumgartner’s is amazing. The service is unbeatable, and the food is amazing. Get the chili, and don’t forget to grab some cheese.

Thank Jesse S
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Always like to stop in here for a cheese sandwich and cold beer. Friendly and unique place to get a quick bite. Check out the unique ceiling where people throw money to stick and then all the $$ are donated to a local cause when...More

Thank mounder
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

We loved our lunch: homemade mustards, cheese plate, roast beef, italian beef,turkey, and braunsweiger and shopping for cheeses!! One of a kind! Should be rated #1!

Thank Shelley C
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Baumgartner’s Cheese Store and Tavern In a recent review, I mentioned that my wife and I had recently journeyed into Wisconsin for a “Cheese Run”. I really like cheese – all varieties – and we travel to the Badger State several times a year just...More

2  Thank Richard R
Reviewed October 21, 2017

I stopped for lunch and to buy cheese. Staff was friendly and helpful. Service was efficient and quick. When I ordered a sandwich with Limburger Cheese, the server asked me if I had eaten it before; he knew that Limburger is an "acquired taste" for...More

1  Thank thtews
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

2:00pm on a Friday and the place was packed with both local patrons & tourists. But we got seated at the bar which was a great location for watching the food being prepared and reading the wait-staff’s t-shirts (e.g. “I cut the cheese at Baumgartner’s”)....More

Thank 151mmb
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Step back to the past where good food and atmosphere are blended into a wonderful dining experience. good food great service friendly place to eat

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