Dotty's Burger and Fries
Dotty's French Fries and Cheese Curds
Inside Dotty Dumpling's Dowry - Madison, Wisconsin
Outside Dotty Dumpling's Dowry - Madison, Wisconsin
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Dotty's Burger and Fries
Dotty's Staff


Dotty's fans, we will be closed until our community is healthy and it is safe for all of you to come to Dotty's and enjoy our delicous food!




Game Day

Badger game day at Dotty's is a Madison tradition! Keep in mind the following information when planning so you can enjoy a burger and beer before or after the game.

  • We offer our full menu at all times
  • Burgers are made to order so it takes at least 20 minutes to receive your food
  • No reservations
  • No split checks
  • One hour time limit on dining room and bar tables. No time limits when sitting at the bar, which is full service.
  • Guests will not be seated until their full party is present. However, you may put your party's name on the list so you don't lose your spot. Sorry, no joiners after being seated.

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317 N Frances Street
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 259-0000
We DO NOT take reservations.
Patrons must be present at Dotty's to add name to wait list.

Gift Certificates Available!

About Dotty's

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Dotty Dumpling's Dowry is a Madison institution favored by the locals for over 40 years. Located in the heart of downtown, Dotty's offers award winning hamburgers, Friday fish fry, homemade soups and chili, fresh salads and so much more! Cozy up to a booth or the bar and pick from 24 Wisconsin craft beers on tap while enjoying some Blues or Motown music in the back round. Dotty's is a Madison tradition enjoyed by guests of all ages!