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102 Main Street, Menomonie, WI 54751
(715) 235-1115
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Takeout
Good for: Families with children
Description: A locally-owned coffee and sandwich shop, The Acoustic Cafe is your...
A locally-owned coffee and sandwich shop, The Acoustic Cafe is your destination for unforgettable food, music, local beers, and good times! The Acoustic Cafe is deeply rooted in our community, from our food to our beers to our music! We've been serving the best sandwiches in town to our Menomonie and UW Stout communities since 1993. Come in today for a truly delicious hoagie; they're prepared with homemade bread and our own special sauce for a sandwich experience you won't soon forget. Need something hot to warm you up in our cold Wisconsin winters? Enjoy our famous Beer Cheese Soup, chili, or even a veggie soup! We're always changing up our soup menu so you'll be sure to find the perfect bowl to soothe your cravings. Whatever you're ordering up, you won't be disappointed! Our baked goods are all made in-house, and our loose leaf teas, coffee, honey, and even tomatoes are all sourced locally. Make plans this weekend to join us for live music by local acts. And while you're at it, grab one of our phenomenal Wisconsin-brewed beers starting at just $2! We look forward to seeing you at The Acoustic Cafe for good food, good music, and good times!
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  • 30
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great atmosphere

Amazing food, and cute little setting. If you have a chance to check it out when there's a live artist, you should really take advantage. The service is top notch, and definitely worth the stop.

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 18, 2015
Jessica F
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Roseburg, Oregon
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

I used to go here all the time when I went to school in this town for years. The subs were delicious. However, I moved away for a couple years and came through town and stopped to eat. I had a certificate that I paid for through restaurant.com for a discount that I bought with no expiration date and decided... More 

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Roseburg, Oregon
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Amazing food, and cute little setting. If you have a chance to check it out when there's a live artist, you should really take advantage. The service is top notch, and definitely worth the stop.

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Thank Jessica F
Menomonie, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Right downtown Menomonie. Rustic atmosphere. The bread is delicious. The food is great. Sandwiches are not your ordinary subs. The soup is heartwarming.

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Thank Maggie M
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner with the family. Great service, friendly staff, & excellent food. Tried their homemade baked goods, hoagies, and a salad. Husband said it was the best corned beef sandwich he'd ever had. Salad was so fresh. Homemade dressing was awesome. We're definitely going back!

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Thank Menommom
Menomonie, Wisconsin
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Friends were visiting from Milwaukee. We decided to stop and get a quick bite to eat before coming to my home. I was not impressed. Sandwich bread was hard and the workers were rude. I might give this restaurant one more chance... but it will be a while.

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1 Thank Loni A
Hudson, Wisconsin
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13 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Stopped in for a sandwich around 1:45pm on a Saturday. Line to order was long and took a while to move. Many of the tables where dirty and not bused. I feel they may have been under staffed for the day. My wife thought her sandwich was just OK, mine I thought was a little better then OK. I had... More 

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Thank 909david
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

We stopped here while visiting relatives in Menomonie. We loved this cafe. The baked goods alone are reason to stop. The hoagie sandwiches are quality, and really tasty. The buns are all homemade - fresh daily. Salads are super fresh, no wilted greens here, and their blue cheese dressing is very good. Also sampled - beer bread (made with local... More 

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1 Thank empty_nesters07
Duluth, Minnesota
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

Kind of your archetypal college coffee shop with good baked goods, coffee and beer. The sandwiches are pretty tasty. Staff is kind of indifferent at times.

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Thank Steve A
Kaukauna, Wisconsin
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235 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

Casual atmosphere, great place to relax and enjoy coffee and more. Order and pay at the counter. Enjoy!

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Thank allez2008
Menomonie, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Acoustic has the best sandwiches and drinks. My favorite is the Chai Latte Tea. From time to time they have musicians. It is very enjoyable to sit, eat and listen.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 102 Main Street, Menomonie, WI 54751
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Menomonie
  • Phone Number: (715) 235-1115

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

A locally-owned coffee and sandwich shop, The Acoustic Cafe is your destination for unforgettable food, music, local beers, and good times! The Acoustic Cafe is deeply rooted in our community, from our food to our beers to our music! We've been serving the best sandwiches in town to our Menomonie and UW Stout communities since 1993. Come in today for a truly delicious hoagie; they're prepared with homemade bread and our own special sauce for a sandwich experience you won't soon forget. Need something hot to warm you up in our cold Wisconsin winters? Enjoy our famous Beer Cheese Soup, chili, or even a veggie soup! We're always changing up our soup menu so you'll be sure to find the perfect bowl to soothe your cravings. Whatever you're ordering up, you won't be disappointed! Our baked goods are all made in-house, and our loose leaf teas, coffee, honey, and even tomatoes are all sourced locally. Make plans this weekend to join us for live music by local acts. And while you're at it, grab one of our phenomenal Wisconsin-brewed beers starting at just $2! We look forward to seeing you at The Acoustic Cafe for good food, good music, and good times!
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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