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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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$5 - $10
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American, Diner
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch

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Reviewed February 11, 2020

This is a Madison institution and gets very crowded on weekends. Its popularity is well deserved. The waitstaff is friendly and efficient and the service is quick. The prices are most reasonable. Standard egg breakfasts are great with large portions and good potatoes. I recommend...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed January 31, 2020

My favorite cafe in Madison. I only go to Madison once a year but I always make it a point to stop at Mickies Dairy Bar for breakfast. I always know I'll walk away with awesome leftovers. I loooove it!

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed December 7, 2019

Came up for a game one weekend, needed a big meal before our drive home. We were told this place is a staple in Madison, and IT IS TRUE. You must go here for breakfast. Looks like a 50's hamburger and shake joint, but not...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 4, 2019

We stop at Mickie's every time we visit Madison, and it's become a tradition. Note: expect a wait. Even on a Weds morning. But it's worth it! The food is delicious - straight up homestyle, and you will get gigantic portions. It's very reasonably priced...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 11, 2019

Could not get over the size of the Scrambler! My husband and I got that along with a blueberry pancake and we didn't even finish it all! The blueberry pancake was to die for delicious! It's a greasy diner, and we love every part of...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 28, 2019

This by far is the most amazing breakfast/lunch spot I have ever been to. If you want food and lots of it this is the place to go. There is virtually no way you can finish the 'scrambler' and walk out. The food is great,...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2019

Mickies Griddle Cakes are a delicious alternative to regular pancakes. Loaded with apples and raisins, they're a special treat! Two large griddle cakes in an order make for plenty of leftovers. When you order a shake, you get more than a glass full, and servers...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed October 1, 2019

Superb breakfast scramble with the real 50's diner feel! Nothing fake here! This is the real place with great great service, nice price and the best food in Madison!

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 24, 2019

Going to a game at Camp Randall was on my college football bucket list and in the past, college football analyst Todd Blackledge did his Taste of the Town segment about Mickie's Dairy Bar and The Scrambler breakfast he got. It looked so good on...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 1, 2019 via mobile

Excellent breakfast option when you’re in Madison. Come hungry and bring cash. Mickie’s only accepts cash but provides an ATM right next to cashier. Our family stayed next door and opted to get our Mickie’s visit in on a Sunday morning. We got there about...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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txpackerfan10
September 4, 2018|
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Response from Bill_Mydo | Reviewed this property |
Insanely busy
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November 14, 2017|
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Did u stop? Was wondering that myself. Last game I seen a line lol.
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July 14, 2017|
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Response from OntheG0727 | Reviewed this property |
No reservations - I'd arrive earlier than later to get a larger group in.
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