Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Madison, according to Tripadvisor

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July 27, 2022
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Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Madison, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness. And when it comes to the most important meal of the day, few people are on the fence about their favorite go-to spots. Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants for breakfast in Madison on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#30. Rosie's Coffee Bar and Bakery

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (44 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 4604 Monona Dr, Madison, WI 53716-1053
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#29. The Curve

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (27 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $
- Address: 653 S Park St, Madison, WI 53715-1827
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#28. The Come Back In

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (61 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 508 E Wilson St, Madison, WI 53703-3431
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#27. Parkway Family Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (38 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 1221 Ann St, Madison, WI 53713-2409
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#26. Highland Corner Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (22 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Mexican
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2424 University Ave, Madison, WI 53726-3811
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#25. Batch Bakehouse

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (67 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1402 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3727
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#24. Bloom Bake Shop

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (87 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1851 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-2024
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#23. Fair Trade Coffee House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (39 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 418 State St, Madison, WI 53703-2023
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#22. Java Cat

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (39 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 3918 Monona Dr, Madison, WI 53716-1136
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#21. Bagels Forever

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (33 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 2947 University Ave, Madison, WI 53705-3521
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#20. The Old Fashioned

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,280 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 23 N Pinckney St Ste 1, Madison, WI 53703-4206
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#19. Yola's Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (51 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 494 Commerce Dr, Madison, WI 53719-4987
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#18. Sunroom Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (58 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Cafe, American
- Price: $
- Address: 638 State St Uppr, Madison, WI 53703-1071
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#17. Daisy Cafe and Cupcakery

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (139 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2827 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI 53704-5722
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#16. Ogden's North Street Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (28 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 560 North St, Madison, WI 53704-4838
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#15. Colectivo Coffee Roasters

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (73 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 25 S Pinckney St, Madison, WI 53703-2817
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#14. CIRC

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (111 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1 W Dayton St Inside Madison Concourse Hotel, Madison, WI 53703-2519
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#13. La Brioche presents True Food

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (139 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: French, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2862 University Ave, Madison, WI 53705-3644
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#12. Greenbush Bakery Inc

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (102 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $
- Address: 1305 Regent St, Madison, WI 53715-1254
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#11. Crema Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (68 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 4124 Monona Dr, Madison, WI 53716-1662
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#10. Original Pancake House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (79 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 5518 University Ave, Madison, WI 53705-1257
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#9. Michelangelo's Coffee House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (98 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 114 State St, Madison, WI 53703-4306
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#8. Pat O'Malley's Jet Room Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (117 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3606 Corben Ct Located Inside Wisconsin Aviation Terminal Bldg, Madison, WI 53704-2573
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#7. Madison Sourdough

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (82 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 916 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3550
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#6. Lazy Jane's Cafe & Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (180 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1358 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-3757
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#5. Bassett Street Brunch Club

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (338 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 444 W Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703-2206
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#4. Monty's Blue Plate Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (417 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2089 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI 53704-5353
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#3. Short Stack Eatery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (183 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 301 W Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703-2218
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#2. Marigold Kitchen

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (415 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 118 S Pinckney St, Madison, WI 53703-3318
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#1. Mickies Dairy Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (298 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 1511 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711-2086
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