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Marigold Kitchen

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118 S Pinckney St, Madison, WI 53703-3318
608-661-5559
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7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 96
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  • 66
    Very good
  • 14
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  • 8
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  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
This is my go-to lunch destination during the work week

Food is amazing but beware, because of the amazing food, it is always busy. If you go for lunch during the week, go after 1230 otherwise you are not likely to get a seat.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
jprimadtown
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Madison, Wisconsin
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Madison, Wisconsin
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

Food is amazing but beware, because of the amazing food, it is always busy. If you go for lunch during the week, go after 1230 otherwise you are not likely to get a seat.

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Richmond, Virginia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We were staying in Madison for the weekend and this restaurant was recommended by the hotel staff. We were delighted to find a place that had something a little different from the standard eggs and bacon and toast available at most breakfast places. I had the barley saute which was delicious and unusual - barley topped with sauteed greens and... More 

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New York City, New York
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97 reviews 97 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

a spot for fresh sandwiches and more cooked as you like it. delicious coffee and friendly service. it was recommended and we did enjoy it

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somers. wisconsin
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49 reviews 49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Took our daughter to brunch at Marigold Kitchen on her suggestion. She has been there several times with other UW Madison students and enjoyed it. It was packed at noon and we ordered our food, was given a number and waited about ten minutes for a table to open up. We were given a table for two although we were... More 

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Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

Wow this is a wonderful place for breakfast! The wait staff was polite and very friendly. There was a bunch of young families, couples, old guys, and group singles all having a grand time. The food was fabulous. You do have to wait in line but well worth the wait.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Fresh food, lots of veggies and tasty dishes. Very casual atmosphere. Not open for dinner. Right near the Capitol. Excellent!

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Madison, Wisconsin
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27 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

If I could give 3.5 stars, i.e., "good"--better than average, not quite very good--I would. My omelet with potatoes was tasty. Not amazing, but good, flavorful, with the potatoes being quite addictive. The atmosphere is loud and crowded in a small space. You stand in line to order your food and then a server brings it to you--I was with... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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76 reviews 76 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We went here for breakfast ion a Sunday morning and we beyond pleased. The food had fantastic flavor!! I can't wait to go back! The Chilaquiles are highly recommended!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This little place cranks out the most creative and flavorful breakfast dishes around! From a Duck Confit with eggs to their Breakfast Sandwich everything is good. In spite of the calories they must contain because they taste so good; you have to have the house potatoes! They are worth every minute they cost me at the gym!! Gets very crowded... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We just visited this restaurant as many, many people have recommended it to us for a while. This place seems such a big deal to Madison. In all honesty, this place was good but not what it was hyped up to be. First off, you're lucky to get a table when you seat yourself. The room is very loud and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 118 S Pinckney St, Madison, WI 53703-3318
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 608-661-5559
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

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