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$$ - $$$American, ,
1980 Atwood Ave, 207 Dorn Drive, Madison, WI 53704-5221
+1 608-204-7644
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“grilled cheese” (10 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1980 Atwood Ave, 207 Dorn Drive, Madison, WI 53704-5221
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Alchemy has a unique menu and always offers an interesting special entree and salad that are typically seasonally fresh ingredients that are locally sourced. My favorite menu item is the Apple Rum burger. Madison has numerous great burger places but this is the best. Juicy,...More

Thank Rhonda S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Alchemy is a neighborhood bar that is welcoming and has good food and drink. The interior layout allows you to be at different levels depending where you are comfortable. The drinks offered will please anyone. The taps favor the sour, but the alternatives are good....More

Thank Tom I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place turned us into future customers... It was our first time visiting. We enjoyed the food, the atmosphere of the place, and the unique crafty food and rare beer this place offers. We went with the stuffed grilled cheese with their homemade fries and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a party of 4 (2 were vegetarian) and everyone was happy with their meal! My burger was delicious!! Quick, attentive, and friendly service. It's a smaller restaurant, so I can see how it fills up fast. Nice bar area. They don't take cards...More

Thank Kristen L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I moved to Madison about two years ago and Alchemy quickly became one of my favorites. They make the best old fashioned and I highly recommend their fish tacos! Can get busy on a weekend night so be prepared to stand and wait for a...More

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Great place. When we visit our son, we go every time for the wings. The sauce is different and delicious with flavors for bourbon and cocoa and the perfect heat. They have blue cheese crumbles on top of them and served with delicious gorgonzola ranch...More

Thank Beth L
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

While this place can be loud the food is wonderful. They have vegetarian options. Love the salads as well as the adult grilled cheese sandwich. Nice beers on tap

Thank Echodmj
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Had a pleasant lunch with my pooch out on the sidewalk dining area in front of the restaurant. They brought a pan of water and didn't mind our big boy. Had the BBQ pork sandwich and it was overflowing. Very filling meal! Nice place to...More

Thank foodjava
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Cool little spot in the Atwood area. I've only been here a handful of times but the service has always been great and the staff is super attentive. I have to say I wasn't quite sure what to expect from this place the first time...More

Thank NKD1273
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Innovative but unfussy food. Sat on the sidewalk on a balmy evening. Loved the stuffed grilled cheese sandwich: simple yet different. Fabulous dressing on the maize salad, though the corn was severely outnumbered by the garbanzos. I would go back tomorrow.

Thank bananappeal
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6 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1980 Atwood Ave, 207 Dorn Drive, Madison, WI 53704-5221
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-204-7644
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