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Fat Cat Coffee Works

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606 Railroad St, New Glarus, WI 53574-9538
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06:00 - 17:00
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Sun 08:00 - 16:00
Mon - Wed 06:00 - 17:00
Thu - Fri 06:00 - 21:00
Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Wenatchee, Washington
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good coffee that isn't from that one chain! Was very tasty and seemed to be better quality than what you get from those other guys too. Much better customer service too. Good location close to town and the hotel.

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Thank William W
IA
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

great coffee shop! We stopped in on a snow day to a warm welcome. we just had coffee but they also offered some great looking baked goods and offered made to order meals.

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Thank MAK20
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great after a cold morning hike, the ginger lemonade was good too. Kept looking at the homemade pies.

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Thank Ram A
Appleton, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stopped in for coffee and were met by friendly, smiling faces and so much tempting bakery but alas, we were too full from lunch. The coffee is from ancora coffee roasters and was perfectly prepared.

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Thank Violet J
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Not only is Fat Cat Coffee Works the only restaurant open in New Glarus on Sunday morning they offer a wide variety of coffee drinks, quick breakfast options (amazing banana chocolate muffins) and breakfast scrambles. They also offer a few gluten free options! If you visit in the evening they offer a full beer and wine selection at a very... More 

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Thank Jacalyn S
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stopped in to see the place and get dessert to go. Very nice place, with a small loft area for seating. The coconut cream pie was the best I have ever had.

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Thank Kate S
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We had bought bakery items and planned on getting our coffee at FatCat. We ended up buying breakfast and saved our baked goods for later in the day.

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Thank Pam B
New Glarus, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Good variety of breakfast and lunch items with great coffee, haven't been here for supper although I have heard great things about their supper options as well!

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Thank reesonof5
Hilliard, Ohio
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86 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We visited New Glarus on a Tuesday and several restaurants I wanted to try were closed. That's when we stumbled into Fat Cat. Fat Cat serves a terrific lunch. The portions on the sandwiches and wraps were large so if you're not real hungry, consider buying one and sharing. The shrimp and corn meal soup was very good. Although we... More 

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Thank Thomas L
Garfield, MN
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We didn't eat there but had a cup of coffee. Enjoyable to sit at the sidewalk tables and people watch or just enjoy a sunny day.

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Thank BuckskinMN

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Monday
06:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 17:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 Railroad St, New Glarus, WI 53574-9538
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  New Glarus
Description
I have visited the Fat Cat Coffee Works 8 or 9 times in the past couple years, including 3 times in the past week. Great place - needs to be reviewed!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?