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Weary Traveler Incorporated

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1201 Williamson St, Frnt, Madison, WI 53703-4859
608-442-6207
Today
4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night

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  • 85
    Excellent
  • 63
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Stuffy staff, super tasty food!!

Of the 4 restaurants I visited in Madison, this was by far the best! Well, 'by far' is a bit of a stretch because each was good for what they were, but Weary Traveler left me wanting more! I had a bowl of their curry soup, and proceeded to dip every other item I had in it! I've been home... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Winnie J
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
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English first
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Of the 4 restaurants I visited in Madison, this was by far the best! Well, 'by far' is a bit of a stretch because each was good for what they were, but Weary Traveler left me wanting more! I had a bowl of their curry soup, and proceeded to dip every other item I had in it! I've been home... More 

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Madison, Wi
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Another couple and my husband and myself dined at Weary Traveler the other night. We had heard they have a "killer" burger and wanted to check it out. The location is good right on Willy Street, although parking is a little difficult. The interior is very eclectic and interesting, although appeared to need a good dusting of the many pictures/knick-knacks... More 

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Margate, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

One of a kind pub. Books decorate the walls, older wood tables are available to sit and eat at with a kind of refined bar with tons of drink options. Unbelievably happy and friendly staff serve you in a laid back atmosphere. The food is outatanding, all very fresh with flavors to please anyone. Try the goulash, it was the... More 

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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77 reviews 77 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Kind of English Pub, nice vibe!, superb service and great food. There was a Blues band playing which made the night super good.

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Green Bay, WI
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152 reviews 152 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Came with my mom and Dad who I dropped off at the front door. They were helped by the staff and got a great table. I had to drive around 3 different blocks to find a parking spot. The menu seemed to lack interesting entrees like I remember it to have. My parents liked their ham on potato roll and... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We visited this restaurant after a 10-mile bike ride. The menu could have been a little longer but I was able to order something. We waited about 20 minutes for the food to arrive. I ordered the Bad breath Burger. The potato slices that came with it were dark/burnt.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Super friendly staff. Warm dining area - felt like I was in a laid back friend's living room (and they happen to have a huge cool-looking bar).

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Madison, Wisconsin
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I was there on a weeknight not too long ago. The bar was well stocked, decent beer selection and good service. However, my food was so-so at best. I had a roast chicken that was scrawny and dry. The potatoes were good, but that's the side, so, you know. The ambiance was kind of dark, but I enjoyed my visit.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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70 reviews 70 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Loved it all! Food, drinks, server, decor!!! Great choice for dinner and drinks in beautiful Madison, WI. Try the goulash and Andes sandwich with tuna.

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Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Had the chicken dinner. Delicious. Everything flavorful and prepared perfectly. Professional and attentive bartender. Got to chat w Chef Joey which always brightens my day. Wish I lived closer.

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Additional Information about Weary Traveler Incorporated

Address: 1201 Williamson St, Frnt, Madison, WI 53703-4859
Phone Number: 608-442-6207
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Monday 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Friday 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 1:30 am

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1201 Williamson St, Frnt, Madison, WI 53703-4859
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 608-442-6207

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Monday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Friday
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 1:30 am

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