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Weary Traveler Incorporated

$$ - $$$American, ,
1201 Williamson St, Frnt, Madison, WI 53703-4852
+1 608-442-6207
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“goulash” (16 reviews)
“quinoa salad” (9 reviews)
“burger” (34 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1201 Williamson St, Frnt, Madison, WI 53703-4852
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Reviewed 18 July 2013

Had a great meal at the Weary Traveler the other week while in town. Had a very friendly waiter who took great care without being over the top. Ordered the Mediterranean plate with hummus, tabouli, greek salad. Perfect light summer dinner. I really enjoyed it....More

Thank Justsomegal
Reviewed 16 July 2013 via mobile

I've been here at least 30 times over the past decade and tried about everything on the menu. The food is always good and often great. The beer selection is excellent. Dark wood & eclectic decor round it out. A sure bet in the Willy...More

Thank BillMadison_WI
Reviewed 25 June 2013

We wanted to have a meal out that was not a chain, and would be different than the norm. Weary Traveler was a great choice. dark, nice decorations, good selection of local sourced plates, and excellent choices to make your palate smile. The food here...More

1  Thank JDButler
Reviewed 22 June 2013 via mobile

On a quest for the best burger. The bad breath burger was delicious, but a little overdone. Great beer selection to accompany the burger. Would rank it I top 25 % of burgers in Midwest, but it was not a top contender.

Thank Pjcake
Reviewed 4 June 2013

This is a quaint, comfortable, hip place in an interesting neighborhood. From the worn wooden floors and bar to the old tin ceiling and funky old string instruments on the wall this place exudes a cool vibe. When we were there on a Sunday for...More

Thank BSM57
Reviewed 3 June 2013

The ambience at the Weary Travelor is cozy and inviting, despite being one of the more popular spots in the area. It's a great place to have an intimate supper with your date or another couple. Prices are reasonable. Our personal favorites are the Bad...More

Thank Cindy N
Reviewed 31 May 2013

Great neighborhood pub! Lots of choices on the menu; my husband chose the Hungarian Goulash and said it was pretty close to what his grandma used to make! I had their hangar steak special (our server had me at 'garlic mashed potatoes') and everything on...More

Thank robynwimmer1
Reviewed 18 May 2013

Five of us went for lunch one Sunday. We ordered the Bloody Marys, which we didn't really care for, and we are normally big fans of any Bloody Mary. There seemed to be too much horseradish or too much clamato. They had an off taste....More

Thank Samantha484
Reviewed 12 May 2013

During a recent visit to Madison, my husband and I ate here twice because the food is so good! I had the Sweet Corn, Quinoa & Black Bean Salad the first night. Such a unique combination of flavors and textures that work very well together....More

Thank Greengal06
Reviewed 9 May 2013

My husband and I love visiting the Weary. It has fabulous pub food, almost entirely locally sourced, the drinks are good, and so is the staff. My personal favorite is the West of the Andes sandwich. Definitely worth a stop if you are in town!

Thank MissSarahJ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
4:00 PM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 Williamson St, Frnt, Madison, WI 53703-4852
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-442-6207
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