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The veranda - CLOSED

Fish hatchery road, Madison, WI
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good8%
  • Average25%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible0%
1 Sep 2015
“Will not be returning”
2 Sep 2014
“We wish it was better”
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Italian, American
Fish hatchery road, Madison, WI
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

We tried out the veranda based on some positive reviews and were very disappointed with the experience. The service was comically bad. The waiter continuously forgot everything we ordered, brought us the wrong appetizers, wrong dinners, and basically seemed very overwhelmed and confused on a...More

Thank I3697YFan
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We live right around the corner and have frequented this place when it was La Paella and then Cafe Continental, which we adored. As CC, it was our go-to default when we were tired and wanted to be treated well. The family has been in...More

Thank WisconsinTraveler7
Reviewed 26 July 2014

Based on recommendations of friends, we chose this restaurant to celebrate Madison's restaurant week with our friends. It was hard to choose amongst the three options for each course: appetizer, main dish, dessert. Between us we chose most of the options and were very pleased...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 27 May 2014

We visited Veranda for the first time and were very impressed. To start, we ordered the sangria....it was soooo delicious!...under $6 and in a full pint glass! The meatballs were very tasty and had that deliciously homemade look and taste! The beef short rib sandwich...More

Thank jsmatthews
Reviewed 7 April 2014 via mobile

Started with bruschetta that had fresh mozzarella, it was delicious! The Bavarian double smoked bacon Benedict was ahhhhhmazing!! The poached eggs were perfect. The veranda potatoes were creamy and flavorful. You get A LOT of fool! Jesse was our waiter and he was very polite....More

Thank EliseStiletto
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Went here on a saturday night. Very generous on bread. Excellent appetizer. Great server, loved the wine menu and the sangria was very good. Would go here again

Thank cm354
Reviewed 2 February 2014 via mobile

We came here for brunch with friends at about ten o'clock. We were seated immediately. Out server was very good. He had a good grasp of the menu and specials. Two of us tried different omelets and two of us had Eggs Benedict. Everyone really...More

Thank Lucas B
Reviewed 28 October 2013 via mobile

We stopped in a Saturday night no reservations and we were seated immediately. Ordered cocktails they were great. Server took our order, husband ordered Cioppino I ordered Rigatoni veranda style. Dinner served with bread. My entree was a disappointment with pasta overcooked. Cioppino tasty but...More

1  Thank FastGirl39
Reviewed 19 June 2013

I have been to this restaurant 4 times. The last time the service was so bad that we left. The owner who saw that we were not being helped ignored us. On the way out, he snidely thanked us for coming. I am not sure...More

Thank DennisNewHaven_CT
Reviewed 21 March 2013

I had lunch at Veranda earlier in the week. It was my first visit and I was attending a business lunch of about 15 people...the meeting was held in a private room. The room was nice. Waitstaff were attentive and efficient...there were 2 assigned to...More

Thank JamieD1971
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fish hatchery road, Madison, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison