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Ale Asylum

) #48 of 779 Restaurants in Madison $$ - $$$ American, ,
2002 Pankratz St, Madison, WI 53704-4024
+1 608-663-3926
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:30All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2002 Pankratz St, Madison, WI 53704-4024
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped to eat here after are flight. We did not take the tour. We ate dinner and enjoyed the food. The wait staff was very friendly. It is the nearest restaurant to the airport.

Thank hellofromme123
Reviewed 2 days ago

I put that as my title as you can determine if that is a good value for you or not. We all had a glass of brew, plus a good sandwich and side (no apps). Food was good, service was great. It can be a...More

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Great beers with a fantastic flagship selection, and tasty seasonal brews. Helpful bar staff that are friendly and willing to answer questions. Good atmosphere. Food (flat bread pizza) is excellent. Lots of free parking. After the train wreck that is the Milwaukee river front location,...More

Thank jra3
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

A flight includes six, six ounce pours. That's a lot, so share it with a fiend. Nice atmosphere. Got one beer in our flight that we didn't like and asked Heather to change it out for one we did like, she did- no problem. That's...More

Thank Christine I
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Although I grew up in Mad City, I love making a stop at Ale Asylum my first priority when returning for a visit. It's located on the road from the airport and really helps set the tone for city. It's large, friendly and welcoming any...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were visiting friends and it was our first time in WI. Our first stop was Ale Asylum. We ate and had beers - We started with a flight that included Madtown Nutbrown, Spawn Series IPA #19, Velveteen Habit, Bedlam, & Off Switch (then went...More

Thank Meeshell89
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I have started coming here on a somewhat regular basis for the last couple of months, and I really don't have any critique of this place. From the food, to the beer, to the location, to the service, to the building, I've never had any...More

Thank madcitypaul
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We tend to hit this place whenever we have large groups in for work gatherings. They have a smaller bar upstairs with a lounge area perfect for large groups. Good is great and the beer is even better. Also it's very close to the airport.

Thank Brandon Cliffor S
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Good place to talk, grab a beer, and have something to eat. Great atmosphere. If you're wife and friends like a nice place to have a great beer. This is the place to stop.

Thank Rich F
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We love Ale Asylum beers and enjoyed finally visiting their Tap Room. Thankfully we looked on TripAdvisor and saw they offered a sampler, because the waitress did not offer it and had to go get us the sampler list when we asked. It allowed us...More

Thank Stephanie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2002 Pankratz St, Madison, WI 53704-4024
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-663-3926
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Visit the Tasting Room and enjoy a pint while dining on seasonal menu items such as specialty pizzas, sandwiches and more!
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