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7 West Main St., Madison, WI 53703
608-255-2015
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Ranked #65 of 837 Restaurants in Madison
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Irish
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Superior, Wisconsin
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106 reviews 106 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

I love it here! I always make a stop here when in Madison. It's as close to being in Ireland (at least Dublin) as you can get. Good food, decent service, and a whole bunch of Irish drink options.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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85 reviews 85 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

Stopped in after 9 pm for some nourishment. The late night menu is very limited but adequate. Opted for the fish and chips. Very good. Nice selection of craft beer.

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NJ
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Came here for dinner one night after trying to go to multiple restaurants in the area with >20 min. waits. They were able to seat us right away, and were very welcoming. Good service, pretty good food. The soup of the day was really good. The steakhouse wedge salad was good too. Seems like a pretty reliable place.

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Bellevue, Washington
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237 reviews 237 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Loved the interior and the layout, loved the service too. There were some excellent and off-the-beaten-path beer selections too. The Friday Fish Fry was great as well. Only downer was my entree, the Reuben sandwich, which consisted of dry fairly bland meat, unmelted cheese and soggy bread. This place is worth a return visit to earn a 4th star.

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Madison
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Just across the street form the picturesque Wisconsin State Capitol, proudly sits the little-big restaurant that could. From its' outsized and colorful lively décor to the background irish fiddle music playing throughout your meal, a better meal to be had by visitors and residents of Madison would be hard to come by. Personable service and good food took the chill... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Options are traditional Irish food and great American specialties. Fun beer combinations (loved the Black Cow). View of the Capitol, not very $$

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Get the corned beef sandwich. You won't be disappointed. A friend and I dined inside during the work week. It was nice outside so the tables were full. There was one or two other diners inside while we ate, so it seemed it was a bit slow. Food was great, service was good. It was a stone's throw from the... More 

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Thomasville
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I had corned beef and cabbage the first time through town and Guinness pot roast a week later. My mouth waters just remembering. Crab cake appetizer was also delicious. Enjoyed the live music - nice touch. I don't know if they have delivery (doubt it), late night or brunch. Didn't notice a children's menu, but wasn't looking for one. Didn't... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

The food was terrific was awesome (especially the bread pudding) and the service too. We came up for the Hyatt and were pleasant surprised at this restaurant!

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Katy, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The service here is top notch! While attending my brother's wedding brunch, I was charmed by this quaint Irish pub. While the split seating was a bit awkward, the staff made up for this. The bar service was impeccable, the food was delicious (especially the fruit and quiche), the atmosphere was fit for a party, and the view of the... More 

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Additional Information about Brocach

Address: 7 West Main St., Madison, WI 53703
Phone Number: 608-255-2015
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Irish

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