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Dexter's Pub

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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Definitely visit!

Went here for our first stop during Great Taste of the Midwest for a Topling and Goliath takeover... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2015
Michelle T
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
our neighborhood pub - delicious food, great beer list

dexters is always a solid pick. good food that is starting to lean more towards gastro pub quality... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2015
Madison, Wisconsin
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Oct 14, 2018
“It Isn’t Just the Fish Fry”
Apr 12, 2016
“good food”
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301 North St, Madison, WI 53704-4920
+1 608-244-3535
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Dexter’s is known for a great Friday fish fry, but this pub turns out great food every day of the week. It is a go to spot for lunch on Saturdays after the Dane County Farmers’ Market. Delicious specials and upscale pub grub menu make...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MaryB7177
Reviewed April 12, 2016

I guess I am getting old. I always thought you could save a few dollars by eating lunch instead of dinner. Thought the cod lunch was a little costly for this corner bar.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed April 4, 2016

I love this place. My only complaint is that it's too far from where I live. Where to begin? As a bar, Dexter's is superb. There's a large and ever-changing selection of taps (in fact, the menu is updated daily). If you're not into craft...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank LolaCheesehead
Reviewed October 26, 2015

We arrived for the Friday Fish Fry and ended up waiting a long time for a table..they were very busy. We decided to wait it out...enjoyed a nice beer while waiting...when we finally were seated, we waited another 20 minutes for our food....all in all...it...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed August 10, 2015

Went here for our first stop during Great Taste of the Midwest for a Topling and Goliath takeover. Over crowded, and no where to sit, but the servers were really nice and the beer was great!

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Michelle T
Reviewed July 18, 2015

dexters is always a solid pick. good food that is starting to lean more towards gastro pub quality rather than your average bar fare. amazing beer list.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank catmc1066
Reviewed July 6, 2015

I stopped in here a few nights ago and had a great evening. The bar is welcoming and the tap/bottled beer selections are both very good. I plan on making this one of my regular places and to try the fish fry!

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Mike T
Reviewed July 4, 2015

Dexter's has the greatest wait staff, always friendly with available service. We eat there every time we visit the area.The burgers are some of the best in Madison. Its a bit out of the way but that's part of the charm nothing like a great...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Sandra G
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