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Brocach

7 West Main St., Madison, WI 53703
608-255-2015
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Ranked #41 of 826 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
Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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10 reviews 10 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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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The bangers and mash were delicious and the beer was cold. You can dine with your pet on the patio. We were right off the street across from the Capitol downtown. It was good food in a neat location. The family and the dog enjoyed the meal.

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Katy, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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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Waterloo, Iowa
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We were new to Madison and were strolling the area for lunch.We saw the outdoor seating and it appeared very inviting.Our waitresses was prompt with our drinks and our sandwiches were delicious.Great place for an afternoon lunch with adult beverages.

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Leusden, The Netherlands
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55 reviews 55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Went there a few times with colleagues during our business trip. Just how an Irish pub should be. Great atmosphere, decent food and of course Guiness. Like all Irish pubs you can also watch sports on TV. We were watching the world champion soccer there. Nice place to be.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great downtown location. Menu contains good variety of food which will not disappoint you. Place is getting a little rundown, so could use a facelift, but food remains unchanged.

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Janesville
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136 reviews 136 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I am really picky on my Friday fish fry & Brocach certainly made my top 5. Excellent!!! My husband had one of their other specials which he really enjoyed. Lots of good things on the menu to choose from. Love the atmosphere. They are right across the street from a Trader Joe's so you can go there before or after... More

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Phoenix
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

Came here for dinner early Sunday after flying in from AZ. Ordered the fried cheese curds, and they were good. I love those in Madison and these were good. Then I ordered salad, which was very good. The Irish music was excellent but we could not talk. The rest of my colleagues were happy with their meals.

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