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Jen's Alpine Cafe & Soup Ktchn

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American, Cafe, Soups, Diner
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117 4th St, Baraboo, WI 53913-2148
(608) 356-4040
Today
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
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All hours
Hours:
Fri 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat - Thu 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Cafe located downtown Baraboo. Very quaint atmosphere and great food. Serve breakfast and lunch only as closed during dinner.

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Thank Ruth B
Reedsburg, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been going to Jen's for breakfast off and on for years. I love her biscuits and gravy combo platter. Always really good! Service speed depends on what is going on. Most dishes are from scratch, not a can, so things can take a little longer.

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Thank borderluv
Pardeeville, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a opportunity to have breakfast here recently. Unbelievable food & good service. Place was packed with the after church crowd I'm guessing because it was 11:00 am on a Sunday morning. Need to get back for lunch one of these days soon!

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Thank Don J
Beckley, West Virginia
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77 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there our last day for breakfast. Great food, good prices. The staff is very friendly. The food is very good and great portions. Recomended to anyone in the area.

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Thank Tank002
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

some of the best buttermilk pancakes I have ever had. This IS our breakfast place anytime we are near the dells. Our waitress was really friendly, I wish I could remember her name to give her proper thanks. She was there Monday morning July 4th. We were the couple with the thermos of hot water. Thanks again!!! Partially because of... More 

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Thank Adam R
Baraboo, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Want a big breakfast, simple lunch or some great soup...? This is the place. Food is solid and they will bring it out fast. You can not beat the prices.

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Thank Fred Q
Walworth, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

This was a very charming a friendly small venue. I loved the cheddar beer soup. They had a great burger and endless iced tea!

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Thank Kathy S
Baraboo, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

I have such a hard time deciding what to order -- my drool overcomes me! Best buttermilk pancakes; outstanding chef salad; soups & sandwiches galore (with seasonal treats)! I love their Eggs Benedict & hash browns... YUM !!! The wait staff are all so personable & fun.

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Thank Shelley H
Reedsburg, Wisconsin
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318 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

We stopped here for breakfast and I have to say the food was good. I had a mushroom and cheese omelet. The omelet was very good, had lots of cheese, and was cooked about as perfect as an omelet could be. It came with hashbrown's that had lots of flavor. The service was quick and fast. She had some trouble... More 

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Thank Jason S
Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

We were visiting Baraboo and had stopped at Von Klaus for wine tasting and asked Ken where he would recommend eating lunch. He told us we should try Jen's and are we glad we did! This restaurant has been around since the 30's. My husband ordered the French dip and I had the harvest turkey burger. Both were excellent. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 4th St, Baraboo, WI 53913-2148
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Baraboo
  • Phone Number: (608) 356-4040

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?