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Madison's Cafe

216 Madison St, Jefferson City, MO 65101-3230
+1 573-634-2988
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (64 reviews)
“house salad” (31 reviews)
“steak” (33 reviews)
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Seafood, Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
216 Madison St, Jefferson City, MO 65101-3230
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Reviewed yesterday

We were strolling through the capital and walked right into Madison's. The menu is diverse and offers a variety. We settled on mostly Italian dishes. The bread with olive oil, fresh garlic, and ground pepper was a delight. I had the sirloin which was cooked...More

Thank Ashley V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little bit pricey, but worth it. Every time we've eaten there the food was wonderful. We loved it.A must try

Thank W8775HIrobertp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is well known in Jefferson City. I've eaten there several times over the years and each time have been pleased with quality and quantity of food as well as attentive service. It's a little pricier than other establishments in the area, but it's...More

Thank RudieMO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there for dinner because we heard it was good. That was correct. The menu is varied, the atmosphere is pleasant, and the server was both friendly and attentive. We each had a steak. Not quite top-of-the-line, but tasty and a decent value. I would...More

Thank Chuck W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had great service and the atmosphere was nice, but overall we thought they served mediocre food. My salad had one crouton, one cucumber, one cherry tomato. Pasta contained canned mushrooms.

Thank schember5
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this is a great restaurant for a casual lunch or dinner date!! the food is always amazing. Service is always good and friendly. staff knows the menu and specials and can answer any question you have about a meal.

1  Thank kkemna
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Great southwest salad for lunch here before an amazing tour of the capital building and the governors mansion Easy parking across the street too.

1  Thank birdturd73
Reviewed 9 May 2018

If you love Italian, this is a good place to visit in Jefferson City. Their food is good. Service is usually good but last time our service was a little snippy. We had a great time since we were a larger group and since we...More

Thank Chrissy S
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

This is always a good place to go in Jeff City you feel at home there it feels comfortable the food is wonderful the service is great bread pudding is out of this world I had fettuccine alfredo with chicken this time it was killer...More

1  Thank Doug C
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Visiting Jefferson City and this place was recommended by a friend. There was a little bit of everything on the menu. I got a Santa Fe Chicken Salad and the portion was very generous. I could not eat the whole thing. We were given bread...More

Thank walt k
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Questions & Answers
Stephen S
20 April 2017|
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Response from MADCAFE | Property representative |
Hello. Dogs are fine on the patio. Look forward to seeing you. Sincerely, Rob Agee-owner, Madison's
29 March 2017|
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Response from MADCAFE | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, we have two private dining rooms that can accommodate most any special occasion. Our PPR Room seats up to 40 for butler style service or accommodates up to 80 for cocktail receptions. Our BANQUET Room seats up... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
04:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Madison St, Jefferson City, MO 65101-3230
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Jefferson City
  • Phone Number: +1 573-634-2988
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Madison's offers fine American, Italian and eclectic cuisine, casual, relaxed yet elegant dining in an inviting and welcoming atmosphere. Hand-cut steaks, seafood, appetizers, soup, sandwiches, pasta, desserts, a variety of distinctive, unique and tantalizing signature dishes, extensive Cellared Wine List and hand-crafted cocktails await your enjoyment. Our menu is continually updated, reflecting local, seasonable availability and original, imaginative fare, while also paying respect and homage to classics - combining both modern-creative and traditional styles of cooking. Our Gluten-free Menu, whole wheat and rice penne pasta, and a wide variety of vegetarian fare pleases the most sensitive palate We strive to ensure that each visit to Madison’s is better than your last...where you are the center of our attention. We are proud to be a locally -owned, independent business. Come to Madison's to restore your spirit with family and friends...one delicious bite at a time.
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