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Madison's Cafe

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216 Madison St, Jefferson City, MO 65101-3230
+1 573-634-2988
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Jefferson City, Missouri
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great food and atmosphere. Fine Italian dining, steaks and desserts. House salad a speciality featuring homemade dressing

Thank dennis l
central missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful food, great service, great location. Directly across from the parking garage makes parking a breeze. Full bar in a historic building makes this place very enjoyable. They also have meeting rooms if needed.

Thank bobkat1955
Jacksonville, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Indoor and outdoor seating available. We sat inside, service was friendly , and our waitress was helpful with the days specials. She was courteous to not interrupt while we were talking and kept the drinks refilled. But brought our bill before asking us if we wanted dessert. So I didn't order one. I think one pass around, of would you... More 

Thank KARINZ28
Jefferson City, Missouri
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Addison's provides a pleasant atmosphere along with good Italian food. Depending on the Night, and the crowd, service can you little slow but it usually is worth waiting for. The house salad is always a good choice to begin the meal. Any of their Italian pastas are usually good to. I particularly love the carbonara. The sauce is very rich... More 

Thank George K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time and we went based on Trip Advisor reviews. What a great place! Not your run of the mill Italian food! The tastes and flavored felt like homemade, authentic food. I got the combo salad and Tortilinni (pictured)and husband got house salad and seafood bisque (pictured) with prime rib (which was HUGE!). We got the bruschetta... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Jefferson City, Missouri
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and I enjoyed a nice evening at Madison's. Staff was friendly and ambience was nice. Menu has a variety of pastas and steaks. Try the seafood bisque, it was very good.

Thank Brian R
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing open on a Monday night, so I hopped over for dinner. Sue was an amazing server, although by myself she treated me the same as her larger table. Had the pork chop with asparagus a Nd potato dunner, yummy. The salad with artichokes and house dressing....amazing!

Thank K R
Davenport, Iowa
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was good here. It would have been nice if salad wasn't offered as an extra, however the portions are nice sized and quite tasty. Service was good too.

Thank Shelleystarr2753
Kansas City
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Order the Mad Crab Stack (it is an appetizer) - do not share it - make it your meal - you will NOT be disappointed. Everything I've tried is good, but this crab stack - the absolute BEST!

Jefferson City, Missouri
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Madison's has really good food. They are mostly Italian but have other offerings. I love their food.

Thank UnhappyCustomer1995

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $25
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Madison St, Jefferson City, MO 65101-3230
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Jefferson City
  • Phone Number: +1 573-634-2988
Madison's Café, a ‘Jefferson City Tradition’ since 1982, offers casual, relaxed, yet elegant dining, with a focus on northern Italian, American and eclectic cuisine: mouthwatering appetizers, salads, soups, sandwiches, pasta, hand-cut steaks, seafood, and a variety of signature dishes. Our menu changes often, reflecting use of locally sourced products: from our daily, fresh, locally baked bread, locally bred and raised Wagyu burgers, produce, to herbs from our own herb garden. Our gluten-free fare, whole wheat pasta, and a wide variety of vegetarian fare pleases the most sensitive palate. Our environment is unique and inviting—a gathering place for family and friends, or perfect for that romantic evening out. We have two excellently appointed private dining rooms for any special event or business meeting. Off-site catering services are available from small intimate gatherings to over 300. Carry out is always available. Al fresco dining on our large patio is wonderful when weather permits! Come to Madison's where you restore your spirit and share the simple pleasures with family and friends…one delicious bite at a time Located in beautiful downtown, two and a half blocks from the Capitol; a half-block from the Governor's Mansion; five blocks from the historic Missouri State Penitentiary; three blocks from the Amtrak Station; about a 1/2 mile from the bridge bike/walk crossing to the Katy Trail, and directly across the street from the Madison Street parking garage.

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