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Downtowner

Sandwiches, Delicatessen
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104 E Main St, Madison, IN 47250-3411
812-265-4343
Today
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 55
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Quick lunch

The service was quick and very good. Good menu selection with reasonable prices. The BLT wrap was very good. Can't go wrong for a quick bite

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
Darold B
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The service was quick and very good. Good menu selection with reasonable prices. The BLT wrap was very good. Can't go wrong for a quick bite

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

You can't go wrong with the Downtowner. Right in the center of all the action in downtown Madison and excellent food, from the sandwiches to the soups to the to-die-for giant cookies. Definitely worth stopping in. It's in my top 5 Madison restaurants.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This is an average small town coffee shop. The food was OK but nothing special (and I have eaten at many small town cafes). Would look for somewhere else if visited Madison again.

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Urbana, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The food was good and the portions were nice. The place seemed a bit loud and cramped, but they were doing some type of work to the front of the building. I would not go out of my way to eat here, but if you are hungry and close, stop by.

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Brownsburg, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We stopped at The Downtowner on a fluke because we were hungry after touring the Historic Downtown section. We were SO Pleasantly surprised! The cafe is set up with a very nice use of space since it is in one of the historic buildings. Our waitress was quick to seat us and came immediately to explain the specials and to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

While staying in Florence, IN my husband and I always like to ride into Madison for a lunch or early dinner. The Downtowner is a great choice for lunch. Service couldn't be friendlier. Outside seating is nice option. My husband really liked his BLT and my Chicken Salad was a good choice. Was a little heavy on the mayo but... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This place came highly recommended by locals. The sandwiches are great! Cookies amazing! The only reason for three stars is the filthy bathrooms!!!!! If bathrooms are dirty, good chance kitchen is as well, no excuse for that bad if bathroom!!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We stopped in for lunch on our way back to Chicago. The sandwiches and soup were wonderful. The staff was also wonderful and very attentive. It was nestled in a wonderful historic town.

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Madison, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

You can't go wrong at this place for lunch or a casual dinner. Fabulous creative sandwiches and soups are always tasty and reasonably priced.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

It's always nice to eat in historic buildings. The atmosphere and surroundings are a treat to the senses. Likewise, the lunch menu was diverse and nicely priced. They have a duo and trio option - 1/2 sandwich (your choice) and sides. The soup is homemade (loaded potato and chili was very satisfying) . Sandwiches were delicious. Staff was friendly and... More 

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Additional Information about Downtowner

Address: 104 E Main St, Madison, IN 47250-3411
Phone Number: 812-265-4343
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Madison
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Sandwiches, Delicatessen

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 104 E Main St, Madison, IN 47250-3411
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 812-265-4343

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sandwiches, Delicatessen

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?