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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
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Graze

Lively gastropub plating farm-to-table comfort fare in a modern glass venue with Capitol views.

1 S Pinckney St #107, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Underground Butcher

Butcher Shop

811 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Willy Street Co-op—East

Natural Foods Store

1221 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Sophia’s Bakery & Cafe

Bustling, pint-size spot with communal seating & counter service for bakery goods & breakfast.

831 E Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Forequarter

Trendy bar/restaurant featuring daily seasonal menus & a long list of classic & craft cocktails.

708 E Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Tornado Steak House

Old-school steakhouse with a rustic, supper-club vibe serving classic chops, seafood & cocktails.

116 S Hamilton St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Merchant Madison

Industrial-chic gastropub & liquor store serving farm-to-table New American fare & craft cocktails.

121 S Pinckney St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Sa-Bai Thong

Casual Thai spot serving curries, noodle dishes & stir-fries with vegan & gluten-free options

University Station Shopping Mall, 2840 University Ave, Madison, WI 53705, USA
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Pasqual’s Cantina

Pasqual’s is Madison’s original southwestern restaurant known for it’s fresh guacamole, fabulous margaritas and friendly service.

1344 E Washington Ave, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Parthenon Gyros

Counter-service cafe churning out gyros & Greek classics, with late-night hours & a roof garden.

316 State St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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El Grito Taqueria

Upscale taco food truck in Madison, Wisconsin.

2 N Carroll St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Sardine

Hip bistro with creative French fare & a lively bar in a former warehouse with Lake Monona views.

617 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Salvatore’s Tomato Pies

 Pizza Restaurant

912 E Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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GreenBush Bar

Simple parlor with Christmas lights for Sicilian-style pizza & pasta, plus wine & spirits.

914 Regent St, Madison, WI 53715, USA
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Sujeo

Diverse & inventive Pan-Asian fare is served in this lofty, contemporary venue with a noodle bar.

10 N Livingston St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Dumpling Haus

Counter-service Chinese spot dishing up dumplings, noodles & buns in simple surrounds.

Hilldale Shopping Center, 540 N Midvale Blvd, Madison, WI 53705, USA
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Babcock Hall Dairy Store

Dairy shop run by the UW-Madison Agriculture Department serving delicious ice cream, milk, and cheese made directly in their University Dairy Plant!

1605 Linden Dr, Madison, WI 53706, USA
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Heritage Tavern

Farm-to-table cuisine in a classic, welcoming atmosphere. Dishes range from the familiar to elaborate. Everything from sandwiches to lobster. Chef Dan Fox has been awarded and nominated best chef by Madison Magazine multiple years in a row and was a James Beard Award Foundation 2017 semi-finalist for Best Chef in the Midwest.

131 E Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Lucille

Pizza spot serving Detroit steel-pan pizza and a wood-fired, Neapolitan-style pizza and Wisconsin staples like cheese curds and nachos.

101 King St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Greenbush Bakery

Family-owned, kosher bakery since 1996 with late hours & lots of inventive donut flavors & fillings.

1305 Regent St, Madison, WI 53715, USA
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Marigold Kitchen

The go-to place for breakfast. The farm-to-table kitchen serves classics throughout the day, but their breakfast is famous.
Mental Floss The Best Breakfast Spot in All 50 States
Madison Magazine 2015 Gold medal winner “Best Breakfast
Madison Magazine 2014 Gold medal winner “Best Breakfast”

118 S Pinckney St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Hạ Long Bay

Traditional Southeast Asian eatery serving up a large menu of Thai, Vietnamese & Laotian dishes.

1353 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Lao Laan Xang Restaurant

Casual eatery serving traditional Laotian fare with many vegetarian options. Try the squash curry and sticky rice.

1146 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Macha Tea Company

Tea house featuring handpicked selections of Japanese matcha, and their own line of creative tea blends. Also serve brunch, food, matcha pastries, and other specialty drinks like turmeric tonic and white peony sangria.

#5, 823 E Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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La Taguara

Casual eatery serving traditional Venezuelan and Latin American meat and seafood dishes. Try the Pabellon a Caballo and arepas.

3502 E Washington Ave, Madison, WI 53704, USA
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Tempest Oyster Bar

Sleek, stylish restaurant featuring oysters & other seafood fare plus live music on weekends.

120 E Wilson St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Eno Vino Wine Bar and Bistro
601 Junction Rd, Madison, WI 53717, USA
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The Tipsy Cow
102 King St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Lucille
101 King St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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Tornado
116 S Hamilton St Madison, WI 53703
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Umami
716-798 State St University of Wisconsin - Madison Madison, WI 53706
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Ian’s Pizza
100 State St, Madison, WI 53703, USA
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The Old Fashioned
23 N Pinckney St Madison, WI 53703