Baumgartner's Cheese Store & Tavern, Monroe

4.7
Bar / Club · Nightlife
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4.8
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  • My grandfather first took me to Baumtartner's in the late1955s and I have been back dozens of times over the years. I still marvel at the wall map of the Swiss cantons, the dollar bills stuck to the....  more »
  • We really enjoyed hanging out here, The Customers were very nice and helpful with finding things to do! The Tavern staff was very nice, and the food was very mid-western cheese curls & Burgers were...  more »
  • My husband came here as a child with his parents. Came for the cheeses and stayed for lunch many times. We recently stopped with our adult daughter and nothing changed....which is a compliment...  more »
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  • This Monroe Wisconsin's pride and joy. An historic bar, restaurant and cheese store. Two brothers own this gem and have continued the tradition of showing off their social responsibility and good naturalness by taking a quarter, a tack and a $ bill, tossing them at the ceiling and if it works, the tack hold the bill to the ceiling while the quarter drops back into their hand. The money is collected periodically and donated to a local charity.
  • What an amazing place!! The chili is incredible and I highly recommend it!!! Great atmosphere and have a staff member stick a dollar in the ceiling for you. Donations go to help support the beautiful Monroe Hospice Home.
  • This was a very nice place to visit. Old style swiss bar with old style menu and additional items on a black board above the bar. Had a rib special the day I went which was half bad. I got the half rack but noticed on some bites I got so charcoal bits. But overall really tasty. Only real complaint was the beer I got. Did have many dark beers so I went with a Guinness. It tasted like it was watered down. My advice, stay away from store brands and go with some more local options.
  • The food here is DELICIOUS! I also purchased some cheese and mustard to bring home. Very friendly and helpful staff. Highly recommended.
  • Good chilli, tap beer and a friendly atmosphere. Check out what's on the "break even bottle". Usually some exotic alcohol served at cost. A must for visitors.

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