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76 Restaurants found
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Sa-Bai Thong-Odana Rd.
6802 Odana Rd.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 4.005
4.0/5 (based on 2 reader ratings)

Thai food, featuring curries, noodle dishes and stir-fries.
Sa-Bai Thong-University Ave.
2840 University Ave.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 5.005
5.0/5 (based on 1 reader rating)

Thai food, featuring curries, noodle dishes and stir-fries.
Saigon Noodle
6754 Odana Rd.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 4.005
4.0/5 (based on 2 reader ratings)

Vietnamese noodle house. Bahn mi sandwiches sold at noon only.
Saigon Sandwich cart
corner of N. Charter and W. Johnson streets
Madison, WI

Banh mi, the Vietnamese sub sandwich, made to order with several meat and veggie options.
Sala Thai
36 S. Fair Oaks Ave.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 4.335
4.3/5 (based on 3 reader ratings)

Friendly Thai restaurant with some Laotian entrees as well. Try the Som tam gai yang, a subtly spicy chicken dish with shredded green papaya and peanuts, or any of the various curries, with a special shout-out to the squash curry.
Salad Creations
610 Junction Rd.
Madison, WI

Salads, wraps, and panini form the heart of the menu. 21 special salads plus make-your-own options, five panini.
Salvatore's Tomato Pies
503 W. Main St.
Sun Prairie, WI
  • Currently 5.005
5.0/5 (based on 2 reader ratings)

Tomato pies in the Trenton, N.J., immigrant tradition: cheese first, then toppings, then sauce. Specials, including a fig and bacon version that's gained a wide following.
Samba Brazilian Grill
240 W. Gilman St.
Madison , WI
  • Currently 4.005
4.0/5 (based on 2 reader ratings)

All;-you-can-eat Brazilian barbecue and steakhouse, with a 40-course "salad bar" and then meats served to you at table including sirloin, ribeye, pork sausage, chicken, and lamb. Fish-eaters can request a fish substitute (Tues.-Sat.) Sunday brunch draws from the salad bar and the meats, but with pastries and eggs, too. Call for reservations.
617 Williamson St.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 4.205
4.2/5 (based on 5 reader ratings)

Lakeside dining in the Machinery Row complex. Yes, they do serve fresh grilled sardines, as well as salmon, bass, skate and mussels, with pasta, beef and chicken rounding out the thoughtful menu. Sunday brunch is also a special treat here.
Schlotzsky's Deli
3825 E. Washington Ave.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 2.005
2.0/5 (based on 1 reader rating)

Hot sandwiches, pizza, salads and soups, all on homemade sourdough bread baked fresh daily.
2952 Fish Hatchery Rd.
Fitchburg, WI
  • Currently 3.005
3.0/5 (based on 1 reader rating)

Tasty burgers, sandwiches and soups. Fish fry Fridays with cod and perch. Daily lunch specials.
Scott's Pastry Shoppe, Middleton
6637 University Ave.
Middleton, WI
  • Currently 2.675
2.7/5 (based on 3 reader ratings)

Full-service bakery with cakes, pies, doughnuts, pastries, cookies, tortes, eclairs and breads. Winner of the Isthmus blind taste-test for doughnut dynamism. Also serving lunch.
Seafood Center
712 S. Whitney Way
Madison, WI
  • Currently 4.505
4.5/5 (based on 2 reader ratings)

Fresh seafood fried and ready to eat.
Shamrock Bar
117 W. Main St.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 3.505
3.5/5 (based on 2 reader ratings)

Chicken Cordon Bleu and Philly cheesesteaks, fish sandwiches, burgers, plus lunch specials.
Short Stack Eatery
301 West Johnson St.
Madison, WI

Hip breakfasts 24 hours a day, but only Thursday through Sunday evening. The pulled pork and grits is a star, as are some of the sweet treats, like a chocolate malt with Sassy Cow ice cream, and a stack of blueberry pancakes.
Side Door Grill and Tap
240 W. Gilman St.
Madison, WI

Specialty burgers, homemade "tater tots," flatbread pizzas and 32 American microbrews on tap are the core, with a small entree menu.
Silver Eagle Bar and Grill, Monona
5805 Monona Dr.
Monona, WI

Sports bar with sandwiches and wraps, salad, burgers, breakfasts on weekends. Bloody Mary bar weekends. Fish fry on Friday.
Silver Mine Subs
328 W. Gorham St.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 3.505
3.5/5 (based on 2 reader ratings)

Hot and cold subs, low-carb tortilla wraps, with Gold Rush/Wild West theme names. Extras include au jus, extra veggies, meat and cheese.
2417 Pennsylvania Ave.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 3.005
3.0/5 (based on 1 reader rating)

Friendly bar near Hartmeyer and Oscar Mayer. Slice's has some excellent versions of the standard bar food, Daily specials, too.
Slide Food Cart
Capitol Square - E. Main St., second cart travels to local office areas weekdays
Madison, WI

Sliders, none of them hamburgers. There's pulled pork, slow-cooked sirloin, meatball, and buffalo chicken, and on the veggie side: beet, sweet potato, tomato and mozzarella. Slide now has two carts; one is on the Square; the second will do the office-park rounds Mon.-Fri. See schedule at
Slide To-Go, Cottage Grove
207 W. Cottage Grove Rd.
Cottage Grove, WI
608-630-4824 (catering number)

Inside the Cenex gas station. Same Sliders from the Madison food cart, with additional breakfast sliders. Buff chick, pulled pork, meatball, caprese, beet sliders and more.
Smoky Jon's No. 1 BBQ
2310 Packers Ave.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 3.505
3.5/5 (based on 2 reader ratings)

Eat in the small, cabin-style dining room or take your ribs to-go from Madison's longstanding home-grown wood-smoked barbecue. The sauce is brick red, sweet-tart with a subtle burn. While there are ribs and slabs and shoulders aplenty, don't overlook the jumbo sandwich platters, especially the fine beef brisket.
Smoky's Club
3005 University Ave.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 3.005
3.0/5 (based on 1 reader rating)

A Madison tradition, serving outstanding steaks in a bustling atmosphere. Limited reservations.
Sofra Family Bistro
7457 Elmwood Ave.
Middleton, WI
  • Currently 4.505
4.5/5 (based on 2 reader ratings)

The former Bavaria Cafe gets a Mediterranean makeover, with the same breakfasts and lunches, but with a new dinner menu featuring Albanian cuisine.
Soga Shabu Shabu
508 State St.
Madison, WI

Hot pot and other Asian dishes. Second floor; access is up a steep stairway -- no elevator.
SoHo Gourmet Cuisine food cart
Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. weekdays
Madison, WI

A short menu of fusion-style dumplings (potstickers) and dipping sauces, and a few salads, to which a protein (recently, chicken) can be added. SoHo also participates in evening Let's Eat Out Madison food cart gatherings.
Sol Azteca Fusion Grill
1821 S. Park St.
Madison, Wi

Mexican, Tex-Mex, Japanese, and Italian dishes. And American breakfast. And creme brulee.
Sol's on the Square
117 E.. Mifflin St.
Madison, WI

Homestyle Korean favorites including bibimbap, bulgogi and noodle bowls. Budae jigae, a blend of Korean and American GI-influenced cooking, is a must-try. Also gimbap, or Korean sushi. The $32 galbi jjim is for two people.
Sonic Drive-In
6413 University Ave.
Middleton, WI
  • Currently 3.005
3.0/5 (based on 3 reader ratings)

National drive-in known for tots, shakes and slushies, as well as carhop service.
Sophia's Bakery and Cafe
831 E. Johnson St.
Madison, WI
  • Currently 4.005
4.0/5 (based on 1 reader rating)

Sweet and savory pastries, breakfast menu. Cozy space, with competition for limited seating during brunch.
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