We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Nitty Gritty

$$ - $$$American, ,
1021 N Gammon Rd, Middleton, WI 53562-3800
+1 608-833-6489
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good50%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sundae” (8 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1021 N Gammon Rd, Middleton, WI 53562-3800
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (54)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food at the Gritty was great, as always. However this time the server was a ghost. 4 of us went in for my birthday lunch, as is a tradition. The host was great. The bartender was excellent. However, the host was a ghost. She...More

Thank Ed H
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I am not a big fan of $12 burgers, so with coupon in hand, we set out to try the Nitty. They had a buy 1 get 1 free coupon, A normal burger is $7.25 and a huge one with mushrooms and cheese with fries...More

Thank jaspermunch
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We came here for my sons birthday and left happy. You get a free mug along with whatever drink you would like. After you eat, you get a small sundae. The employees are so nice and helpful. The good is excellent

Thank giggly711
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Come here on your birthday, join the birthday club, hear the bell ring, get a free mug and drink, a helium balloon and the world's smallest ice cream sundae. The wait staff will sing happy birthday unless you ask them not to. The burgers are...More

Thank aquadroplet
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This isn't a fancy or distinguished dining establishment , but if you want a tasty and flavorful burgers and you'd like to be able to take your kiddos and not worry about them being too loud or being bored, this is a great option. The...More

Thank rachael1107
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Nothing here to see, pretty much anything you can get elsewhere. A friend wanted to go for the free beer they offer on the day of birth, but otherwise the food and interior is as ordinary as singing happy birthday.

Thank Tlbrob
Reviewed 21 April 2017

On Easter Sunday we were interested in eating out but not gorging ourselves on an all-you-can-eat buffet. So, we decided to try the Nitty Gritty. We ordered French toast, donuts, and the garden scrambler. The donuts were awesome - hot and crispy and definitely an...More

Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I met here before it was the Nitty Gritty, so on a trip back to Madison, I thought I'd bring our son here for lunch to show him where the magic happened. I was happy to see the interior largely unchanged. And...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Fries and onion rings were chewy. I ordered the meatball burger, burger of the day, it was a little dry. I should have chosen a BBQ burger.

Thank Rick K
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I grew up going to the downtown location, but sometimes we prefer the Middleton location. Same Nitty Gritty, different location. Can't go wrong with Cheese Curds and Gritty Sauce. Same for the Gritty Burger. We've gone with large groups and they were able to accommodate...More

Thank Michelle V
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Hubbard Avenue Diner
387 reviews
1.44 km away
Villa Dolce
108 reviews
1.53 km away
Vin Santo
138 reviews
1.47 km away
Louisianne's Etc
154 reviews
1.49 km away
Nearby Attractions
National Mustard Museum
385 reviews
1.47 km away
Capital Brewery
49 reviews
1.69 km away
Mid Town Pub
27 reviews
2.34 km away
Lakeview Park
14 reviews
1.76 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Nitty Gritty staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:30
Thursday
11:00 - 01:30
Friday
11:00 - 01:30
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1021 N Gammon Rd, Middleton, WI 53562-3800
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: +1 608-833-6489
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing