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North and South Seafood & Smokehouse

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6604 Mineral Point Rd, Madison, WI 53705-4238
+1 608-829-0093
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11:00 - 22:00
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Wisconsin
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have never been disappointed at the North and South Seafood and Smokehouse. Food is great and waiter staff very good and senses your needs.

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Barneveld, Wisconsin
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61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came to North South on a Friday evening with a friend for dinner. I really was excited about the idea of both seafood and smokehouse items in one place. I'd never heard of such a concept in a restaurant. There was about a 45 minute wait at prime time on a Friday night, which is not bad. I noticed... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had been traveling all morning and this was my first visit to Madison. I wanted to try something new and different. I chose North and South based on recommendations and I was not disappointed! As soon as I walked in I was greeted and asked to select a table. I chose a both by the wall and was presented... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been coming to this restaurant for many years. I think they have the best crab in all of Madison! But I'm not going to lie, their catfish, and brisket meals are absolutely amazing as well. With such a diverse menu, everyone will find something they can love!

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Erin S, Owner at North and South Seafood & Smokehouse, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review and highlighting our diverse menu! We look forward to serving you again!! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I visited North and South while on a business trip and I am very glad I did. I ordered The Denali, a cedar plank salmon with avocado-orange salsa, along with the homemade mac & cheese, and house salad with honey lemon vinaigrette dressing. All were very delicious! And for something different, I tried the macadamia nut coated fried ice cream.... More 

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Erin S, Owner at North and South Seafood & Smokehouse, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! Be sure to visit us again when you are back in town!! More 

Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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79 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

After a long day of meetings I wanted a nice meal and drink. I found this place on trip advisor but was apprehensive since it was near a major mall in a chain restaurant area. I was happy to be wrong.... the food , drink and decor were all above average. I had fish and it was done very well.... More 

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Erin S, Owner at North and South Seafood & Smokehouse, responded to this review

Thanks for the 5⭐️ Review!! I am glad our bartender Andrew took your cues and gave you exactly what you needed. Please visit again soon when you are in town! More 

Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

The grilled cheese brisket sandwich is amazing. Add a little of their homemade sauce and you may have the best grilled cheese sandwich ever. Side of fries included are relish as well. Small bar to have a cocktail while waiting for a table. Big menu includes fish fry on every day of the week.

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Thank escape2az
Erin S, Owner at North and South Seafood & Smokehouse, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! Our Brisket Grilled Cheese is a popular lunch item and we are pleased you enjoyed our signature Housemade North and South Barbecue Sauces!!! We look forward to your next visit! More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Amazingly awesome barbeque! Something for everyone. Such a nice variety of meat (ribs, pulled pork & chicken, brisket, etc.) and seafood (shrimp, salmon, tilapia, perch, etc.) Can't decide? No worries, you can try a combo plate. Daily specials for lunch and dinner. My husband is a "meat and potatoes" guy who likes to cook and grill. He tried the ribs... More 

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Erin S, Owner at North and South Seafood & Smokehouse, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review!! we appreciate your business and look forward to your next visit!! More 

Madison, WI
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We were a mixed party of people including hard core carnivores, gluten free and fish eating vegetarians so a restaurant with bbq and seafood was a good fit. The bbq is tasty but the sauces at the table are not to my liking (smoky or mustard). The fresh seafood is well prepared and tasty. We were there on a Friday... More 

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Erin S, Owner at North and South Seafood & Smokehouse, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We are glad you enjoyed the seafood. We like to have something for everyone! We look forward to your next visit!! More 

Madison, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Fast service, amazing cornbread, and good food. The restaurant takes reservations so if you're going during a busy time make sure you call ahead. I had the pulled pork which was great and my partner had the fish fry which was okay. I would definitely recommend getting the barbecue over the other food.

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Thank Rachael K
Erin S, Owner at North and South Seafood & Smokehouse, responded to this review

Thanks for the 5 star review! I appreciate you informing others of our call ahead option. We look forward to your next visit! More 

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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
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6604 Mineral Point Rd, Madison, WI 53705-4238
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-829-0093
Description
We originally opened as Joey's Seafood and Grill in 2005. We added smokehouse items to the seafood favorites we already served. We are now North and South Seafood & Smokehouse. We want our guests to enjoy the cuisines that both my husband and I have enjoyed throughout our lives, living in various parts of the country. We hope guests will associate North and South with excellent seafood and smoked items, from Alaskan halibut to Texas style brisket. We have a full bar that serves craft cocktails designed by 3 Count Beverage, craft beer and a nice selection of wine. We have the earliest happy hour on the west side of Madison, 2:45-6:00 daily, with other daily drink and food specials. For lunch we can get you in and out quickly or would love to cater your business luncheon. Locally owned and operated by Keith and Erin Stoesz.

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