For the home of all things cheesy, Wisconsin boasts some of the most delicious mac and cheese options in the U.S. From traditional options to chicken, bacon, and other varieties, you’ll find something to satiate your craving in Wisconsin. Check out these excellent spots to grab a gooey bowl of mac and cheese in America’s Dairyland!
MACS will always and forever take the cake for anything and everything that has to do with mac and cheese. MACS was such a big hit that they’ve opened four locations throughout the state. Order up plain mac and cheese or send your taste buds into overdrive by ordering jalapeno popper mac, chicken bacon ranch mac, cheese burger mac, and much more. If you visit Wisconsin and you didn’t stop into MACS—you’re doing it wrong.
The Old Fashioned is home to everything Wisconsin is known for. Beer and cheese being the menu favorites. Try their famous mac and cheese featuring sharp Wisconsin cheddar and SarVecchio cheese sprinkled with crispy breadcrumbs for a tiny twist on a signature dish.
Honeypie Café has been known to serve one of the best mac and cheese dishes in Milwaukee. Their famous macaroni and cheese dish is served with a white cheddar cheese sauced, buttered bread crumbs, parmesan, and bacon. There’s no wonder why mac and cheese is everyone’s favorite comfort food.
If you’re from Wisconsin then you know and love Monk’s Bar and Grill. They have one of the widest menu varieties and a darn good mac and cheese at that. Try their pot roast mac and cheese, brisket mac and cheese, or crispy barbecue chicken mac and cheese.
Beer and cheese, cheese and beer. Grab a cold delicious beer while scarfing down any one of Uber Tap’s signature mac and cheeses. Their menu features a Classic Mac, Frank ’n’ Mac, Spicy Mac, and Mac the Goat. Craft beers and homemade (non-Kraft) mac and cheeses—nothing better.
The menu at Triskele’s changes often, but one item that stays the same is Triskele’s Create Your Own Baked Mac and Cheese. Choose between aged cheddar, goat cheese, or gorgonzola. Add chicken or Polish sausage to mix it up. They even had gluten-free pasta available!
High Rock Café is a Wisconsin Dells favorite. Their big Kid Mac and Cheese is one of their best sellers. The rich and creamy cheese sauce is doused over noodles, you can even ask for your dish to be spicy! Order up the Big Kid Mac and Cheese for a truly big kid taste.
You might not know this, but the Appleton Beer Factory has one the of tastiest mac and cheese dishes on their menu. Contrary to the other food joints on this list—this one’s an appetizer. The beer, bacon mac and cheese bites are four mini sandwiches containing all of life’s best foods! The appetizer is an absolute hit at the Appleton Beer factory.
Dotty’s Dumpling Dowry has been known for great burgers in downtown Madison. However, their mac and cheese wedges are a tasty side to add to your favorite dish. For under $7 you’ll get a tasty Wisconsin cheesy sensation served with their homemade chipotle ranch. Dinner, done right.