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Hubbard Avenue Diner

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7445 Hubbard Ave, Middleton, WI 53562-3117
608-831-6800
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Today
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
Good for:
Families with children
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Dessert

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 61
    Excellent
  • 79
    Very good
  • 32
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice place to stop...

Have been to the Diner most recently for lunch...My husband and I always enjoy this place as a special treat. Have also eater here for evening meal...and their pies are excellent! Not sure about reservations,,,Several times we have had to wait to be seated, but did not mind...

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
wfspineapple
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Waunakee, Wisconsin
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Dessert
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181 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Waunakee, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

Have been to the Diner most recently for lunch...My husband and I always enjoy this place as a special treat. Have also eater here for evening meal...and their pies are excellent! Not sure about reservations,,,Several times we have had to wait to be seated, but did not mind...

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Middleton, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

One step inside and you will feel like you just exited a time machine. A classic diner with good food, including some gluten free options. The desserts are incredible, although I wish they would offer smaller dessert portions at a lower price. Many times I simply pass on the scrumptious desserts because the serving sizes are just too large. Even... More 

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Middleton, Wisconsin
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a great local restaurant that we get our pies for one night a month for are social hour. It is one of our hotel guest favorite nights to join us for social night. It is a great example of our local business in Middleton Wi

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Portage, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We sent my BIL out for take-out pie. Excellent pie crusts! Great selection, and they actually have the proper containers for pie, so it is still pie-shaped when you get it home. The cream pies barely fit, they are so tall! Definitely one of my favorite places to visit when I'm in town.

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Madison, WI
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

What can I say, when I'm feeling blue or just nostalgic for home cookin' like my grandma used to make, my go-to restaurant is Hubbard Ave. Consistently awesome food, nice variety for everyone, food comes out piping hot and made with love. Breakfast is equally fantastic, scrambles and huge slabs of ham that will blow your mind. Oh yeah, the... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I was looking forward to eating here after hearing so many people say how good it is. The place seems to always be busy, which would normally be a good sign but instead just meant extremely slow and inaccurate service. It does appear to be a local favorite, but I can't figure out why.

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Middleton, Wisconsin
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

It's hard to find fault with this neighborhood favorite, except that it's so popular, expect a wait during peak dining hours. Like a traditional diner, Hubbard Avenue Diner has a large and varied menu. The difference is everything is fresh, many things made from scratch. Although they're known for their pies (don't pass up on them!), their soups are a... More 

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Middleton, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The restaurant is overpriced and does not have original food options. Three stars are the result of good pies and close to home.

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Middleton, Wisconsin
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This place is a classic. Great food, great service, and wide variety of selections. The frosted cookies are one of my favorite, along with the mac 'n cheese.

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Delafield, Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I was excited to go as I heard so many good things. I ordered the chicken dumpling soup and couldn't eat it. The dumplings were very small and rubbery. The soup itself was so full if garlic. Who could imagining that soup at a diner would be so bad! Husband had quesadilla and it was average at best. I had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7445 Hubbard Ave, Middleton, WI 53562-3117
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: 608-831-6800

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm

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