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Batch Bakehouse

1402 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3728
+1 608-257-1652
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Ranked #5 of 837 Restaurants in Madison
Tue - Sun 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery
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Dining options: Dessert
Description: Batch Bakehouse is a small bakery that specializes in Croissants and classic French Baguette. We bake fresh from scratch every day. Offering a variety of artisanal loaf breads and a wide selection of pastry. Our chefs seem to put something new in the case every day, stop in to see what we've baked today. Our croissant items tend to sell out early, so come early and often to get the best selection; or simply call ahead and we'll hide your order behind the counter.
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English first
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

So glad to have this local bakery in Madison. The quality of product used shines through in the finished product. Well done, Batch!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This is a must visit for a croissant that will knock your socks off. There are so many choices of what you can get and the staff is super friendly.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Amazing bakery. Batch makes the best pastries you can get in Madison -- maybe in Wisonsin (I haven't sampled all of Wisonsin's bakeries). Friendly service, comfortable atmosphere, and most important, delicious food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Smell of fresh bakery on my way home from work in the morning tends to pull me in. I really don't think you can find better in Madison everything here is delicious, chocolate salted brownie?!?! Amazing!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I am a VERY picky pastry shopper. I bake the best goodies, so most stores don't cut it for me. But Batch impressed me. So happy I had the curiosity to check the tiny shop at the corner of Willy St.... which has now grown up! You make it melt! Congrats!

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Madison, Wisconsin
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Wonderful! The food here has a depth of flavor that you don't find anywhere else at many bakeries. The banana muffin is to die for, and I am not usually a muffin person. If you are looking for a place to pick up food to impress others at the office this is one of the places to go! I would... More 

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Rochester, NY
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259 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Stopped twice during our visits to Madison. The pain au chocolat were quite good as were the almond croissants (though they could use a bit more almond paste). These were some of the best we've had since we lived in Europe. When we are back in town we will stop again.

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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I just wish this place were a little closer to home. A full service bakery with a cafe on the side. This place has wonderful baked goods. I admit I've always bought to take home and never eaten in. They've got a big schedule posted inside so you can see what to expect when for the basics. The croissants here... More 

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SusanLinley, Owner at Batch Bakehouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Your kind words mean a lot. More 

New England
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202 reviews 202 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We get pastries from Batch when we are visiting Madison. The varieties are great, and the quality of the baked goods is top notch. I love anything they make with lemon in it, and the orange flavored pastries are pretty amazing, too. Monkey bread muffins are a must have, and the scones are very good as well. Prices are a... More 

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Madison, WI
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31 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

I visited this place to bring some goodies to two meetings, and they were definitely goodies. The croissants are the best ones I ever have in Madison. The bakers are not shy to put great ingredients, and I especially love those with almonds and pecans. The ham and gruyere croissants are great with a thick layer of ham, the filled... More 

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Additional Information about Batch Bakehouse

Address: 1402 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3728
Phone Number: +1 608-257-1652
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery

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