Barriques Market

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Type: Bar, Eatery, Store

5957 McKee Rd
Fitchburg, Wisconsin, 53719-5150
United States

(608) 277-9463 | map

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Added by DaPeculierDane on 08-18-2006

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Photo of dhannes
4.46/5  rDev +10.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Barriques offers about 60 different styles of microbrews, with about half from Wisconsin and half from other parts of the country.

A=This last visit I only went to check out their beer assortment, but it is a cozy cafe atmosphere for coffee, soups, etc....

Q=Their assortment of quality microbrews include New Glarus, Lake Louie, Lakefront, and Ale Asylum, to name a few, but also Lagunitas, Three Floyds, etc....

S=No one asked me if they could help me...that said, their beer selection was pretty easy to see.

S=Very nice...about 60 microbrews, all kept singles available.

V-6-packs were typically in the $8.99-$9.99 range, typical for Madison.

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Photo of dirtylou
3.98/5  rDev -1.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

I have a friend who lives out past this place on McKee and a few clients that bring me to that area about 10 minutes from dowtown quite a bit.

Its in a mini upscale strip that includes a nice restaurant and a cool family owned bakery (and a subway). This Barriques version is my favorite. It has great coffee, really awesome lunch options, a bunch of wine, condiments and general schwag, and a few overflowing coolers of beer.

This place sticks out on the west side to me. Its always a cool relaxed atmosphere and is never overcrowded. Its just a terrific place to come grab a bite, a cup of coffee, and a few quality beers to go.

I dont use service for beer shopping usually but the employees are very pleasant to interact with. It's a cool place for sure and most of the staff seems to reflect that atmosphere.

Not a huge beer selection but without a doubt noteworthy. Decent singles/bombers collection with a handful of locals and randoms. Two Brothers 2004 Wheat Wine is available here, above average rogue selection, a few of the sprecher 750s, new glarus 750s, three floyds bombers. All the local goods available in 6 packs, dark horse 6 packs, a handful of good bells and founders, a few jolly pumpkin beers available in 6 packs and 750s, lots of sierra nevada and lagunitas. No macro of any sort I dont think, pretty well focused on good, mostly domestic, micros.

As mentioned, I really enjoy this place as a lunch stop. Great coffee, though I like to see a little more variety. Fair Trade and Organic offerings usually. Well made and quality sandwiches with good fresh sides. Great scones for the morning stop. No complaints to date.

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Barriques Market in Fitchburg, WI
4.05 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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