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“something different--and really good”
Review of The Spot - CLOSED

The Spot
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, European
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: The Spot is a well hidden gem on Madison's East Johnson Street. Specialties include seafood -- the Sea Scallops with cucumber melon salsa and creme fraiche are a crowd pleaser, featuring three perfectly seared U12 scallops. Another critic favorite is the Saltimboca-wich -- chicken, sage, chevre & prosciutto with aioli. Most diners don't leave without sampling the fabulous house-made desserts. The bar is a destination on its own, with offerings for all who enjoy a fine libation. Choose from 5 craft beers on tap that rotate often, a well curated wine list. Don't miss Half Price Happy Hour Monday-Thursday 5-7 pm! Established in 2013. In the building that housed the former Mildred's sandwich shop, The Spot retains the old east-side charm with handsome custom woodwork & an open kitchen. The guiding principal behind The Spot is simple; upscale dining in a casual atmosphere. The service & prices reflect those values.
Madison WI
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“something different--and really good”
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Menu strays from the norm of what is usually found in a Madison establishment. I've been twice now and will soon be back.

  • Visited September 2013
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Thank EHMadison
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