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The Old Fashioned

Not Rated.
The Old FashionedThe Old Fashioned
BA SCORE
92
outstanding

41 Ratings
Ratings: 41
Reviews: 25
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 10.17%
Taps: 52
Bottles: 105
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Eatery ]

23 N Pinckney St
Ste 1
Madison, Wisconsin, 53703-4207
United States
phone: (608) 310-4545

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(Place added by: DaPeculierDane on 01-17-2006)
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Giesch

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

06-07-2014 02:31:37 | More by Giesch
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vande

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

05-17-2014 15:55:07 | More by vande
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thewimperoo

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

04-16-2014 02:26:31 | More by thewimperoo
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dmarley

Wisconsin

5/5  rDev +21.1%

01-20-2014 03:20:54 | More by dmarley
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BarrytheBear

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -21.3%

01-05-2014 04:30:34 | More by BarrytheBear
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Paxman1965

Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev +9%

12-23-2013 01:26:31 | More by Paxman1965
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Stevedore

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -3.1%

10-24-2013 03:46:49 | More by Stevedore
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leedorham

Washington

4.08/5  rDev -1.2%

I've been here a couple times now while visiting Madison and it is one of a few places I'd suggest if you only have time for 1 or 2 stops. There is definitely a very wide selection of beers. Has to be at least 50 different taps. They've expanded recently to increase that number. They do have some lame Hipster bait on tap but the abundant quality local craft on tap makes up for it.

This is also a good place to eat with more than your typical pub fried food fare. Service was a little slow and expect a crowd even on a week night.

05-10-2013 14:22:38 | More by leedorham
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Natural1


4.59/5  rDev +11.1%

The Old Fashioned is a great bar with great Wisconsin beer on tap or in bottles. I have been there to eat and drink about 5 times and have had an enjoyable experience every time.

I drink Ale Asylum Madtown Brown and Grays Oatmeal Stout when there and both are served properly. They have clean tap lines which helps out the whole beer drinking experience immensely. They also have Wisconsin made Baumeister Rootbeer on tap as well to drink with your food.

The food is off the chart. Cheese curds and their monster burgers are a must have. They seem to source their food locally and that is always a good thing. I have only gotten burgers, but the menu is extensive and should be explored more.

The staff is friendly, but not the quickest with their service. Waited a bit a few ti,mes for my beer, but this happens.

01-21-2013 21:02:44 | More by Natural1
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RblWthACoz

Pennsylvania

4.3/5  rDev +4.1%

Man, that's a lot of beers to choose from. If you want to try something from Wisconsin, this is a good place to do it. If you want to try a lot of somethings from Wisconsin...well, you get the idea.

The place was pretty packed and hectic while I was there. I'm sure they're pouring in for the cheese curds as much as the beer. Nice decor. Clientele seemed a bit stuffier than some of the other places in Madison, but that could be because the capitol building is nearby? Regardless, I would stop back here any chance I had.

08-30-2012 17:53:54 | More by RblWthACoz
The Old Fashioned in Madison, WI
92 out of 100 based on 41 ratings.