Some of the best, down-home food around comes from local diners. Wisconsin’s legendary diners are loved by locals and cherished by those just passing through. From breakfast plates piled high with pancakes to classic burgers and fries, here are the 10 best diners in Wisconsin.
Monty’s Blue Plate Diner is a 1950s-style diner. They serve the best comfort food for all ages and palates. Monty’s has consistently been voted the “Best of Madison” in vegetarian and breakfast menus. Drop in sometime for great service and an eccentric atmosphere.
Eat at one of the best family dining experience east of Madison. Join them for an all-day breakfast, lunch, or dinner. All food is made from scratch from fresh ingredients. Don’t forget their tasty bakery section and their ties to famous Carl’s Cakes.
Delta Diner is a cozy, renovated, 1940s-inspired diner in northern Wisconsin. They have coined themselves as the “center of the middle of nowhere.” Delta Diner is a classic American roadside diner selling their famous breakfast and classic burgers. Stop in for a great dining experience.
If you are looking for a hearty meal check out Bristol 45 Diner. Order up burgers and other American comfort food. Their vintage 1950s setting is a fun family restaurant that offers monthly special events with classic cars, motorcycles, a visit from the Lone Ranger, and John Van Thiel as the “Voice of Elvis.”
The Broadway Diner was opened in 2012 by husband and wife duo Jeff and Vonnie. Their full-service restaurant whips up hash in a flash. Broadway Diner is an authentically-restored 1950s space and is among the best in Baraboo.
Gus’s Diner is a family owned and operated diner with two locations in Wisconsin. From gigantic burgers to their fresh salad bar, the food at Gus’s won’t disappoint. Breakfast lovers unite because breakfast is served all day!
Hubbard Avenue Diner is famous for their pie and known for their great food. Order up classics like meatloaf, burgers, mashed potatoes, and other novelty sandwiches. Stop by Thursday through Sunday for awesome deals on daily specials on chicken, fish, and pot roast.
Stop on by for breakfast or lunch at Daddy Maxwell’s Diner—Williams Bay’s best diner. Each day offers a tasty special as well as their classic Friday fish fry. You’ll love the classic igloo-shaped restaurant. Come on by from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the best food in Williams Bay.
Club 23 is a family-owned restaurant located just off Highway 23 in Wisconsin Dells. Sit back and relax in their friendly atmosphere and eat some tasty food. Their hearty entrees come with a dinner roll, soup or salad, and a potato choice. Come hungry, but stay for the atmosphere.
Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner—the Diner West Wis is the best diner in Appleton, Wisconsin. Choose from appetizers, salads, soups, wraps, breakfast dishes, burgers, sandwiches, seafood, pasta, and homestyle dinners. Be sure to take a look at their delicious dessert selection.