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Otto's Restaurant & Bar

6405 Mineral Point Rd, Madison, WI 53705-4341
+1 608-274-4044
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb chops” (10 reviews)
“salmon” (13 reviews)
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
6405 Mineral Point Rd, Madison, WI 53705-4341
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been going to Otto's for over 15 years and have had great and consistently prepared food. Lamb chops and steak are long time favorites. My husband orders a filet here and it rivals any of the best steakhouses in Madison. I always come back...More

Thank jvanpuff
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We selected the chef's tasting menu (three courses). I had the sole over a bed of kale salad. The fish was fresh and well prepared. My wife selected the tasting menu with wine selections and enjoyed her lamb chops. The restored home has a lower...More

Thank GiseppeGord
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Was pleasantly surprised. We had the chef's menu with the wine pairings. The appetizer, main entree and dessert were all good and I was truly impressed with the wine's that were paired with each. The chef did a good job. Also, we didn't think that...More

Thank 2013Traveler102013
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit after Googling "lamb chops". I've driven by Otto's hundreds of times, but until my craving for lamb overwhelmed me, I finally found and tried Otto's. I was pleasantly surprised to find it in and charming older house in the parking...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

While service was good, the food was mediocre and overpriced. The duck was overcooked and salmon dish was only okay. The spinach with the salmon was watery and overcooked and the whole salmon dish lacked flavor and seasoning. The caesar salads were limp and the...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner. Nice large covered outdoor eating area. Food and service were very good. Lots of choices on menu

Thank Ned S
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I have mixed feelings about Otto's. The place was lovely and elegant. Service was friendly and nice. I sadly was not crazy about the food. Perhaps it's because I grew up eating a lot Of Mediterranean food. But the flavors were really odd and off....More

Thank rachael1107
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We haven't been to Otto's for a while and thought of visiting them when relatives were here from Ohio. We wanted a place that would impress, with great food and service, as well as good value proposition ,and Otto's still delivers! Three of the four...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Made a reservation based on a must try recommendation in Madison, WI. The restaurant is in an old repurposed house, quaint and cozy. After seeing the dinning room area upstairs, I decided to dine in the bar area which was a lot more vibrant atmosphere....More

Thank Travis T
Reviewed 23 May 2017

How they took what looks like a big house and made it into one of the best dining experiences in Madison is great! the food is superb, if priced a little higher than average but is worth it. I've had a number the dishes from...More

Thank Aaron M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6405 Mineral Point Rd, Madison, WI 53705-4341
    (Yellowstone Drive)
  • Public Transportation: Madison Metro Bus Route 67, Mineral Point Rd. and Yellowstone Dr. stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-274-4044
  • E-mail
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