Mad City Frites, 320 State St., 608-204-6150. Mon.-Thurs. 11 am- 9 pm, Fri.-Sat. 11 am-3 am, Sun. 11 am-6 pm.
Salvatore's Tomato Pies-East Madison, 912 E. Johnson St., 608-238-6040. Tues.-Thurs. 4-10 pm, Fri.-Sat., 4-11 pm.
Jolly Bob's, 1210 Williamson St.
Porta Bella, 425 N. Frances St., has announced monthly four-course wine-pairing dinners for 2015, focusing on a different region each month, ranging from Italy to Chile, Australia and even Sauk City. The first dinner takes place Jan. 15. More info at portabellarestaurant.biz under "calendar."