Your Favorite Neighborhood Bar


The Rustic Tavern was chosen in the July 2010 issue of Madison Magazine as the Favorite Neighborhood Bar in Madison, WI! Madison Magazine Account Exec Gina Zeinemann had this to say about the Rustic:

Looking for an unpretentious place with moderately cheap (and generously poured) drinks and plenty of character? Or do you just need a watering hole where you can while away the afternoon listening to the jukebox as it competes with the sounds of commuters on their way home from work? In either event, the Rustic is the best old-school bar in Madison, where you can become part of the gang or a party unto yourself.

Thank you Gina and Madison Magazine for this honor!


Welcome to the Rustic Tavern! Happily serving as a family-owned bar in Madison, Wi for over 40 years. Enjoy good company and a great selection of alcoholic beverages.

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