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Bradbury's Espresso & Crepes

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127 N Hamilton St, Madison, WI 53703-4120
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
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Sun 6:30 am - 5:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 6:30 pm
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Madison, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

A nice place with good food. Definitely love the space, airy and and comfortable. Interesting menu with nice ingredients. I wish there were more GF options, especially with the crepes.

Thank Renita811
London, Canada
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85 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is a bit rustic but in a great location and the cappuccino which was served up was the best that I have had and well presented. Our group shared two different types of crepes while enjoying our drinks. There can be a bit of a wait but it is well worth it. The tables and chairs are all... More 

Thank JBP1952
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So happy to find a flat white on their menu! Not quite as good as a New Zealand flat white, but close. Crepes are superb! I had the lemon curd with whipped cream. Savory crepes also on the menu if that is your thing. The space is small, so if you bring kids bring something they can do at the... More 

Thank Jackie G
Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

The crepes are made to order. Three menu choices for savory crepes to choose from are on the blackboard, usually one is vegetarian or vegan. It is my favorite fast food in Madison. The deserts are also smashing.

Thank Comelona10
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Bradbury's is great because it's menu is constantly changing based upon what ingredients are in season. There is even a chalk board inside that tells you which locals farms the ingredients are from! Their menu also has both sweet and savory crepes, so there's likely something there for everyone! Be warned though, it is a tiny place with not a... More 

Thank Kat C
Gaborone, Botswana
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90 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

First off, the place is a tiny triangle. Seating is extremely limited, so it's not a great place to linger at busy times. However, if you're eating, you should be able to squeeze in somewhere by the time your crepes are ready (service isn't super speedy). Coffee wise, I was disappointed (iced coffee had a funky off flavor, almost tonicy),... More 

Thank Abby_Mapes
Ripon, Wisconsin, United States
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

We came into Madison to celebrate our anniversary in a fun town. Bradbury's was a really great start to our day. Excellent service, attention to detail, fun, funky, hipster joint. I enjoyed a latte and crepe with peppers, eggplant, kale, squash, egg, and mushrooms and aioli, I was full afterwards for sure!

Thank Jessica H
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

This is a tiny place, full of great atmosphere. Nice coffee, nice staff. Nice place to grab some breakfast. Highly recommended.

Thank Yinon S
Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

I came to know of this place based purely on the reviews of this site and others. What I imagined and what I encountered were completely in combat with one another. This place is so small (how small is it?) this place is so small that while waiting for your order to have to dodge staff and patrons; no place... More 

Thank GuySmiley123
Iowa City, Iowa
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58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

I and my friend visited Madison for farmers market. As we wanted to have a good dish at the restaurant, we went to Bradbury's. Crepes were so savory and very fresh!!! I really enjoyed full of taste of the earth!

Thank pea9915

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $10
Cafe, French
Restaurant features
Open Hours
6:30 am - 5:30 pm
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
6:30 am - 6:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 N Hamilton St, Madison, WI 53703-4120
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 608-204-0474

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