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Sharon Vanorny

Breakwater Monona ups the waterside meat and brunch game. more

Nov 3, 2016 12:00 AM Reviews

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Ryan Wisniewski

Dining out with kids can be tricky. They tend to be loud and clumsy. But there are some good options for parents out there. more

Sep 22, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Ryan Michael Wisniewski

Geeks Mania is a refuge for nostalgia seekers and next-gen gamers. The Odana Road arcade and comics/collectibles shop features pinball, vintage video games and gamer meeting space. more

Aug 11, 2016 5:00 AM Emphasis

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Eric Tadsen

Off Broadway Drafthouse does well with tap list, apps and brunch. But there may be sticker shock when the check arrives. more

Aug 11, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Laura Zastrow

Tandoori House scores with an excellent buffet and Pakistani kebabs. The new restaurant raises the bar on Indian food over its predecessor, Maharajah. more

Jun 23, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews 1 Comments

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Laura Zastrow

We traverse Madison in search of its best and most unusual sweet treats. Spoiler alert: it’s an impressive multicultural mix. And there’s a giant five-pound gummy bear. more

May 26, 2016 5:00 AM FOOD & DRINK

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Rataj-Berard

The Badger Tavern takes up where Tony Frank’s left off. Wisconsin bar food done right and friendly service continue a neighborhood favorite. more

May 5, 2016 12:00 AM Reviews

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Scott R. Maurer

Beers brewed with pre-industrial methods are more than experiments. Brewers both in state and out showed off their best. more

May 2, 2016 12:05 PM Beer

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Paulius Musteikis

Madison’s bakeries make lovely loaves, but also much more. Throughout, there’s an emphasis on natural sweeteners, organic grains, and options for vegans and the gluten-free. more

Apr 6, 2016 3:40 PM Isthmus Dining 1 Comments

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Paulius Musteikis

Isthmus reviewers make the rounds of the latest restaurants. more

Apr 6, 2016 3:40 PM , , , , , , , , Isthmus Dining

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Ryan Wisniewski

Indian food is wildly popular worldwide, but Madison has been slow to the party. That appears to be changing. Amber Indian Cuisine is the latest South Asian restaurant to open in the Madison area. more

Mar 31, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews

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Joe Rocco

With 10 days of events, Chef Week may require some planning. Our Adam Powell shares his top picks. more

Feb 25, 2016 5:00 AM FOOD & DRINK

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Paulius Musteikis

Nani Restaurant is the west side’s new dim sum headquarters. Start with hot tea, then order a bunch of dishes and share. more

Jan 21, 2016 5:00 AM Reviews 1 Comments

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Leslie Magid Higgins

​Since developing Xbox, Robbie Bach is preaching the gospel of becoming “civic engineers” in our communities. more

Jan 21, 2016 5:00 AM News

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Cody Bond

Different kinds of yeast produce different kinds of beer. Now a team at UW-Madison has unlocked the secret of creating yeast hybrids, in the hopes of creating new types of beer, wine, cheese and biofuels. more

Jan 7, 2016 5:00 AM News

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Paulius Musteikis

Barolo is the wine bar Madison deserves, at last. And the focused small plates menu isn’t bad, either. more

Dec 10, 2015 5:00 AM Reviews

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Paulius Musteikis

Takara 88 offers a well-designed space and innovative, whimsical sushi, sashimi, and nigiri. more

Nov 12, 2015 9:00 AM Reviews

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Paulius Musteikis

The new Avenue Club packs ’em in for brunch, burgers and fish. more

Nov 5, 2015 5:00 AM Reviews

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James Gill

​Madison may be a boomtown for tech and science industries. But women remain a minority in these fields. more

Oct 15, 2015 9:00 AM News

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Paulius Musteikis

Le Petit Croissant defies its pedestrian surroundings with excellent warm-from-the-oven pastries, breads, and sandwiches. more

Oct 8, 2015 11:00 AM Reviews

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