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City Bar

636 State St, Madison, WI 53703-1370
608-250-CITY
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Excellent service and fish fry

We stopped in for drinks before going to the opening of Alumni Park. Service was great, the drinks... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
WiMadcitytraveler
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madison, wi
Basement bar with couches and a fun vibe

Despite the reviews on here, I stopped in later on a Friday night, almost missed it due to the... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2016
TryppAdams
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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16 Oct 2017
“Excellent service and fish fry”
16 Apr 2016
“Basement bar with couches and a fun vibe”
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Hours Today: 15:00 - 02:30
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636 State St, Madison, WI 53703-1370
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

We stopped in for drinks before going to the opening of Alumni Park. Service was great, the drinks were reasonably priced and then it was happy hour too. We ordered fish fry. The batter was nicely seasoned and light, the food was hot, the fish...More

Thank WiMadcitytraveler
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Despite the reviews on here, I stopped in later on a Friday night, almost missed it due to the construction and had a great time. I sat at the bar, had quick service, enjoyed a cold beer. The bar was pretty busy, couches and tables...More

Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Friends and I stopped in here as what was suppose to be a start to a good day. My husband and his friend were goofing around as we were coming down the stairs I guess being a little loud. Came to the bar to sit...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

My hubs and I stopped in for a few drinks and were not disappointed. Bartenders were funny and the drinks were good. The menu was nice even though we did not eat there. Would recommend to anyone in the area.

Thank Palmgirl33
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