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Mickies Dairy Bar

1511 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-2086
+1 608-256-9476
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“scrambler” (43 reviews)
“pancakes” (51 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner
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LOCATION
1511 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-2086
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1 - 10 of 230 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Packed on a Friday morning! We are touring U of W and Mickeys was recommend. Fantastic atmosphere and excellent diner food! Coming from Boston the prices were shockingly low!!

Thank mollyd818
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, like stepping back in time. Really delicious breakfasts at very reasonable prices. Looks like a 50's diner

Thank pjcashman
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This is a must visit location for breakfast or lunch when visiting Madison. Food is great, prices are great and service is super duper. You feel transported back to the 1950s when this place was a soda fountain. The scrambler won't leave you hungry.

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This is a must do for all Badger fans. Unfortunately it has taken me 56+ years to do so!! There is a line but it didn't take too long to get in. It is loud in the inside but that is some of the appeal....More

Thank rex m
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Went with my two UW student sons (I'm an Alum)... took them there for breakfast to give them a taste of Badger tradition. Used to go there when I was a student. As expected, the breakfast was awesome! Huge tasty pancakes, nice omelettes, and their...More

Thank BizHappy
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Mickeys is a Madison tradition. Do no expect a table for your party. Stand in line, then cram into a table with whoever else gets crammed onto it with you. Say hello, talk about the Badgers, and enjoy a gigantic breakfast or lunch. Don't forget...More

Thank soby1
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We had attempted to eat here last year while in Madison to watch soccer matches and visit our grandson. Unfortunately, the wait was always too long due to time constraints. We were, however, there the beginning of August before the students had returned, and the...More

Thank AlwaysLoveAruba
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

During our stay in Madison we found this place, the best breakfast I've ever tried! The portions are quite large and tasty, the best pancakes ever!

Thank TDocampo
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Mickie's came highly recommended from friends and family, who raved about giant pancakes and delicious milkshakes and warned of long lines. Thankfully, we arrived by 7:30 am on a Saturday in August, so we didn't have to wait. After our first visit, we're not sure...More

1  Thank luv2dineMilwaukee
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Mickies is a Madison institution. Generations of students, parents and town people have gone there for breakfast and lunch. We usually go there for breakfast. I always order their scrambler. It is great; but better be hungry when you order it. Great atmosphere.

Thank tosswald
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dickhoppy
14 July 2017|
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Response from Dawn G | Reviewed this property |
no they do not take reservations. You stand outside waiting to get in.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1511 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-2086
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-256-9476
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