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Michelangelo's Coffee House

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114 State St, Madison, WI 53703-4306
+1 608-251-5299
07:00 - 23:00
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Janesville, Wisconsin
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They have peanut butter , they have turtle , they have mint ! Just a couple of the mocha flavors you can get ! All looked delicious in the description! I had gotten the turtle And my fiancé got peanut butter ,both very good . Check out the pastries they have on the counter for 1.50! They are a day... More 

Thank Z9718QYbrandonb
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44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was it the cold cold weather? Or was it the cocoa? Either way, after visiting University of Wisconsin at Madison and then walking around the downtown area, we happened upon Michelangelo's. We did not have food, but we did have amazing cups of cocoa. I am impressed that Madison has multiple coffee houses that appear to be independently owned. I... More 

Thank Kendra L
Boston, MA
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410 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

There were about 20 people in line, one guy taking orders and one guy making the coffee. Took like 25 minutes from time I walked in the door to the time I walked out with my coffee. Apparently staff also too busy to say "thank you". A large flavored coffee was $4.75. Flavored straight out of bottle and way overdone.... More 

Thank Cindy K
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Michelangelo's is always busy, but the espresso is well worth the wait! I have come here a few times with friends, and we have been consistently impressed by the atmosphere (lots of nooks in the building for studying/quiet conversation) and by the espresso beverages. Michelangelo's has an incredibly wide array of different flavored lattes and specialty drinks that are creative... More 

Thank aPilot98
Madison, Wisconsin
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94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Had an iced latte. Delish. Had a sandwich (pre made) tasted good but bread a bit soggy. Spent a pleasant hour during the heat poking about on my laptop.

Thank spike706
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

needed a great coffee and was near the Capital for the farmer's market. The coffee was really, really good. The croissant egg sandwich was delish. The staff was very friendly and helpful considering how crowded it was.

Thank Peter K
Chicago, IL
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306 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

My son and I dropped in for a quick refresher after spending a few hours at the Farmers Market. The line was long, so we figured it was good. My son got a non-caffeinated chocolate concoction, and I got a drink from their cold caffeinated selections. I really liked the atmosphere there...wish that we were able to linger longer.

Thank mswtravels71
Winona, Minnesota, United States
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Working downtown I stop here a lot during my lunch hour. They have a great selection of sandwiches and there coffee is wonderful. They make exceptional expresso drinks and have a huge selection of teas as well.

Thank Kelli R
Madison, Wisconsin
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Well, this is one of my favorite places to hang out or to study. I love the "Monkey Mocha' and the 'Caramel Mocha' here. I am a Vegan and they have a few things to eat too which makes it an easy choice for me. Albeit, I go to coffee places for coffee but I do feel like eating sometimes... More 

Thank lex_pri
Honolulu, Hawaii
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Michelangelo's has a great friendly neighborhood coffee shop vibe. Lots of comfortable seating - at tables or in couches and armchairs. Suitable for a quick pop in or something on the go, a longer sit down solo or with friends, or studying for hours. Menu options include specialty coffees, teas, and homemade chai; paninis (both vegetarian or with meat); soup... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 State St, Madison, WI 53703-4306
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-251-5299

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?