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Dotty Dumpling's Dowry is a Madison institution favored by the locals for over 40 years. Located in the heart of downtown, Dotty's offers award winning hamburgers, Friday fish fry, homemade soups and chili, fresh salads and so much more! Cozy up in a booth or at the bar and pick from 24 Wisconsin craft beers on tap while enjoying some Blues or Motown music in the back round. Dotty's is a Madison tradition enjoyed by guests of all ages!
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Upon arriving there was a wait which isnt bad. It made me have increased expectations for this restaurant. Once we were sat we order almost right away. The burger was severely greasy and tasted like it might bj have been freezer burnt. It took a...More
This place’s Melting Pot burger with three layers of cheese and crispy smoked bacon is the best burger I have had in Madison so far! I am definitely going back to have some of the many other burgers on the menu card. The milkshakes and...More
Have been to Dotty's twice. Both times I would say it was very good. Baskets and burgers are very good. We have had to wait both times but that is to be expected most places with good food. Service is great and people are very...More
While you wait for your food, you may enjoy looking at the large collection of artifacts and memorabilia on the walls and the ceiling. Lots of history there. And the food is not bad either. I had a burger, which was great. Friendly service and...More
Some friends recommended this when we came to Madison for a college visit. The food was outstanding! We had Mac n cheese wedges and sweet potato fries as appetizers and burgers all around. Everything was wonderful. The atmosphere is fun and the beers were delicious...More
Had a great burger that was perfectly cooked to order, nice selection of beer and the kids enjoyed dessert. Two of the kids decided to split a shake and the waitress thoughtfully took it upon herself to bring them separate glasses with a nice topping...More
Great place to grab a drink and burger if that’s what you’re in the mood for. Not a huge selection otherwise, but the burgers were great. Very juicy and flavorful. And lots of different options. Would return again. Great service, but a small place so...More