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Lazy Jane's Cafe & Bakery

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1358 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3757
+1 608-257-5263
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Madison, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jane's is a funky little cafe & bakery. Surrounded by art from local artists. Open only till 3 in the after noon it's mostly breakfast and lunch. Counter served multi-cuisine fare that's fresh and family friendly. Their signature scones and pasteries are to die for with flavors you won't see anywhere else. Also great for Vegans and Vegetarians (try the... More 

Thank MPArtist
Wheaton, Illinois
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Our daughters love Lazy Janes, so when visiting them over the weekend, we decided to have breakfast there. We are so glad we did! We loved the cute, "living room" type atmosphere! We loved the homey antique decorations. We each loved our breakfasts, but especially loved the breakfast potatoes, blueberry pancakes, and waffle with berries. If you see a line... More 

Thank MicheleSteve2014
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We live almost two hours away and have to visit Madison somewhat frequently and we and the kids always choose Lazy Janes. It has a great atmosphere and superb food. The kids always enjoy their food although the portion sizes might be a bit on the generous side - I'd love it if a smaller version, for a little less... More 

Thank Alex W
Madison, Wisconsin
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great breakfast. Really enjoyed everything. Fresh and local and catered to my diet of no meat for October

Thank hotfoods
Holland, Michigan, United States
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50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I thought Lazy Janes offered great atmosphere. I regret visiting on a day when I wasn't very hungry. I ordered a pig in the blanket. I am used to a Dutch style pig in the blanket and what I received was a sausage link wrapped in a pancake. I wish I had ordered something else. But, the place was very... More 

Thank stellarsong
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

August 16, 2016 Love the little table with the ridiculously comfy chairs (upper level overlooking the stairs). What a great place for tea and a speedy eggwich. We were so happy, we didn't want to leave.

Thank BombixMori
Wausau, Wisconsin
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Lazy Jane's proved to be a most perfect way to wind down our weekend visit to Madison. We stopped on our way out of town for brunch on a Sunday, and though the wait was probably about 45-55 minutes from the time you began in the line until you sat down to dine, it was worth it. We had our... More 

Thank Margaret C
New York City, New York
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Excellent coffee. Wonderful scones. Lovely staff. I had the BLTP (with roasted peppers) on grilled sourdough rye. So filling, I ate only half and finished the rest for lunch. I would definitely go back next time I visit Madison

Thank Karen2L
stamford, ct
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302 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Recommended by our waitress at dinner the previous evening, we tried Lazy Jane's for brunch. Placed our order for veggie scramble and sat down with a yummy lemon scone and coffee. Food (& coffee) was delicious. Loved the funky local vibe

Thank rf06903
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I had the tuna melt and my daughter had the morning bun. Both were excellent and worth stopping for. They even have a modest parking lot, although it's not built for trucks and SUVs. There are tiny shops along the street if you have time for some exploring. We definitely will save this place on our list for future visits.

Thank Machelle H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1358 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3757
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-257-5263

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