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Manna Cafe & Bakery

611 N Sherman Ave, Madison, WI 53704-4410
+1 608-663-5500
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“quiche” (17 reviews)
“sticky buns” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
611 N Sherman Ave, Madison, WI 53704-4410
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

We were looking for some good wholesome food to eat on our way out of town. This fit the bill. My daughter and I both had pancakes. They were heavier than we like them but still good. Glad for the pure maple syrup. Some places...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ScenicSights
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Very good food in a pleasant, neighborhood experience. Never mind the local strip mall location, Manna is always packed which is a testament to the food. Intriguing variations on the standard bacon/eggs breakfast offerings. Nice selection of bagels, sticky buns etc. for your breakfast carbs....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank keg0nsaman
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Stopped here on our way through WI to MN - what a find! Had the 'frittata of the day' which had roasted red peppers, goat cheese, and spinach and bacon - very tasty - served with a bialy. Huge portion - wish I could have...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Swilcan
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Had a salad which was tasty, large portions. You order at the cashier’s, then grab a table. Friendly staff.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bissy2002
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Had a fabulous lunch here with my son. Quinoa bowl was incredibly flavorable and unapologetically spicy. The fried potatoes that came with the turkey club were seasoned perfectly and just the right crispy level. And come on, they have a warm, sweet, milky drink called...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TulipRock
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I used Manna for the first time for our family gathering in June. We have gluten free and nut free requirements so I was pleasantly surprised to talk to a very nice young man who suggested the Lemon Layer Cake and the orange poppyseed cheesecakes....More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Manna a few times, but just recently tried the eggs Benedict. They are only served on weekends, but are the best ones I’ve ever had. They even bake the English muffins in house. That with a perfectly poached eggs and a homemade...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 733michelles
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Good food and friendly service. Waited about 10 minutes for 2 meals. Great bakery and would go again when I'm on that side of town!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mysharona1970
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I brought a group of Red Hat ladies here for breakfast. Everyone really enjoyed their meals especially the Fantasy French Toast which is made from sticky buns! I really was thrilled that they offered gluten free french toast so got that and was not disappointed!...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 980AnnL
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The food was great! We arrived near the end of the lunch rush so we recieved good service. I can imagine it get hectic in peak hours. The breakfast burrito was delicious and they have an extensive menu. The latte was a bit average, but...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank APinBKK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 N Sherman Ave, Madison, WI 53704-4410
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-663-5500
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Bakery, from scratch, baked daily is the start to all of our delicious food prepared in-house and served in our cozy dining rooms by friendly, knowledgable staff. Visit our website for a complete listing of our menus and specials.Hours:Sunday 7am-2pm, brunch 7:30-2Monday 6am-5pm, breakfast 7:30-11, lunch 10:30-5Tuesday-Friday 6am-9pm, breakfast 7:30-11, lunch 10:30-3, light fare 3-5, dinner 5-9Saturday 7am-9pm, brunch 7:30-2, light fare 2-5, dinner 5-9reservations accepted for DINNER
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