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Memorial Union Terrace

800 Langdon St, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706-1419
+1 608-265-3000
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The Daily Scoop-is great if you buy a cone but if you ask for a dish you get a horrible, cheap little, squishy thing ...

Do not order a dish ! buy a cone and throw away part of it if you have to..... if you ask for a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
MaryofMadison
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Madison
newly renovated

The union has finished its renovation, and construction at the Alumni Park next door will soon be... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
gazooby
,
Indiana
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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800 Langdon St, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706-1419
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+1 608-265-3000

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Do not order a dish ! buy a cone and throw away part of it if you have to..... if you ask for a dish you get a squishy little thing and the ice cream melts over the side and down your arm ! This...More

Thank MaryofMadison
Reviewed 4 days ago

The union has finished its renovation, and construction at the Alumni Park next door will soon be finished as well. Lots of food options, good coffee place, fun people-watching on the terrace. On a summer's day, a quiet place. Fun to watch the sailing classes...More

Thank gazooby
Reviewed 4 days ago

Now it is better than ever. Food, drinks, music, lake views. You can't find a better spot to hang out in the summer time. It is sooooooooo cool. Great people watching.

Thank mark s
Reviewed 5 days ago

There was a free movie the night we visited. I would have prefereed catching a music night still....

Thank bowwowwow
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came here after dinner to grab some ice cream and hangout. It's very nice by the water. But people being people they are rude and leave a mess (not the employees, the patrons). We got ice cream outside. The line was shorter than inside...More

Thank Kapanda
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I came to town to see family, and landed on the terrace one beautiful summer, Monday eve. Invited a southern friend who had never been....amazing evening. Cold pitchers of Spotted Cow, excellent pizzas to share. Southern friend was so excited to have experienced a local...More

Thank Kris J
Reviewed 5 days ago

A very nice place to relax and enjoy the view of Lake Mendota. An adjacent food court allows you to enjoy a snack or meal either indoor or outdoor. Live music may accompany your visit.

Thank David K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Recently redone, the Terrace boasts ample seating right on beautiful Lake Mendota. Get some Babcock ice cream, a hot dog or brat, and take some time to relax by the water.

Thank Phocion4
Reviewed 6 days ago

Waiting for my 7pm flight, I enjoyed the summer vibes of the terrace on a beautiful July Thursday last week. Not only does the terrace offer great lunch choices at good prices, but I had the option to sit inside or out, with great music...More

Thank Cameron R
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a bit tricky to find for us out of towners but just stop in any store near the campus and they will direct you. Had no trouble parking at a public parking garage which was pretty cheap for a few hours. The Terrace...More

Thank joyceTL4
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Sarah S
8 July 2016|
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Response from Wisconsin_Union | Property representative |
Hi, Sarah, You are allowed three guest passes within a 12-month period, with the period beginning when you receive your first guest pass. After you receive three guest passes, a membership is required to purchase... More
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Frank O
2 July 2016|
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Response from Mike R | Reviewed this property |
Nope, It is normally a great place to watch sporting events BUT is now under a major remodeling project.
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Lbuoscio
1 August 2015|
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Response from Wisconsin_Union | Property representative |
Bikes are not allowed on the Terrace, but there is plenty of bike parking nearby. Hope to see you soon at Memorial Union!
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