Starting on the west end of Willy Street with Machinery Row Bicycles and Sardine Restaurant and ending just east of the Yahara River and Mickey’s Tavern, the ten block long stretch known locally as Willy Street, or more formally as Williamson Street, is the heart of an iconic neighborhood just east of the capital square in downtown Madison. Locally famous for its wide variety of restaurants, diverse and friendly residents, numerous shops and salons, and fun nightlife bars, Willy Street Neighborhood is a great place to live.


Willy Street Fair


Central Park


The Sylvee

Willy Street Restaurants

Eldorado Grill
La Kitchenette
Fuegos (of course)
That BBQ Joint
The Wisco
A Pig In A Fur Coat
Burrito Drive
The Roman Candle
Lao Laan-Xang
The Weary Traveler Freehouse
Jamerica Restaurant
Lazy Jane’s Cafe and Bakery
Grampa’s Pizzeria
Hạ Long Bay
Mickey’s Tavern

Nearby Restaurants

5 Star Korean BBQ
Brass Ring
Robinia Courtyard
Black Locust Cafe
LJ’s Sports Tavern & Grill
Avenue Club
Baldwin Street Grille
Pasqual’s Cantina
Mint Mark
Tex Tubb’s Taco Palace
Monty’s Blue Plate Diner
Wilson’s Bar
Harmony Bar & Grill
Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream Co.
Ohio Tavern
Next Door Brewing
Glass Nickel Pizza Co.

Shops, Salons and Bars

Machinery Row Bicycles
Rufus DuMonde Pet Salon
A Woman’s Touch
KODE Salon
Tank Goodness
Westfield Comics
Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center
MadCat Pet Supplies
Mother Fool’s Coffeehouse
Working Draft Beer Company
Willy Street Co-op
Festival Foods
love+light hairdressing
St. Vincent De Paul Store
Cha Cha Beauty & Barber
Crystal Corner Bar
Batch Bakehouse
Gayfeather Fabrics