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Brasserie V

Not Rated.
Brasserie VBrasserie V
BA SCORE
99
world-class

46 Ratings
Ratings: 46
Reviews: 28
rAvg: 4.57
pDev: 7.22%
Taps: 26
Bottles: 200
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Eatery ]

1923 Monroe St
Madison, Wisconsin, 53711-2026
United States
phone: (608) 255-8500

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @brasseriev

Notes:
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(Place added by: DaPeculierDane on 12-08-2007)
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4.84/5  rDev +5.9%

The most amazing selection of Belgians I have seen anywhere. Superb selection of bottles also. Since the addition was finished adding double the space for both bar and dining has made this both me and my wife's date night of choice. The frites and tomato basil soup are superb. My favorite time here is a Saturday for lunch and then walking 2 doors down to the wine and hop shop and getting all my ingredients for my next homebrew.

equinox1, Oct 05, 2013
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4.73/5  rDev +3.5%

I hadn't been back here since their renovation. They are regularly packed at lunch and dinner, especially during the weekend. The additional space has certainly helped spread people out. Helpful if you like a little more elbow room. If you catch them at their non-peak hours, it's ideal.

The increased tap and bottle lists are great. Plenty for everyone. The focus has always been European. But they do have some nice local and regional craft selections. The pricing on certain things can be higher, but I don't think it's all that far off from other places like this elsewhere.

I've always liked the food. Menu changes with the season's available greens and veggies and much if not all of their choices are locally driven. Try their frites. My wife and I make a point to get these every time.

At times the service can be slow as a result of the restaurant being packed with people. Sometimes the kitchen can't quite keep up. Apps are always fast to the table though, so get one, have a beer, and relax. The staff tends to know it's stuff, and they are pretty good at suggestions of things to try. Also, if you would like to try something, just ask. They will give you a small sample.

Pricing is in between. Sometimes you'll find beers at real good prices, others can be quite pricey. The food has always been worth the price and the wait.

TPatuto, Jul 01, 2013
Brasserie V in Madison, WI
99 out of 100 based on 46 ratings.