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Husnu's - CLOSED

547 State St, Madison, WI 53703-1010
+1 608-256-0900
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
30 Oct 2015
“Turkish delight!”
18 Sep 2015
“Great Mediterranean in the middle west of the US of A.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Turkish, Vegan Options
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547 State St, Madison, WI 53703-1010
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Reviewed 31 October 2015

Visited Husnu's recently after a gap of perhaps five years. The quality and skill with which the Turkish and Mediterranean cuisines continues. The State Street location means that customers include students as well as visitors. I am a sucker for their baklava. Sadly, I am...More

Thank shri420
Reviewed 18 September 2015

This is pretty much the closest you're going to get to authentic Mediterranean cuisine in Wisconsin. The hommos here is delicious, and the food is at a reasonable price. The dining area well decorated and comfortable.

Thank blackstrype
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Both my husband and I were wowed by the quality of the food. Delicious for a reasonable price. My husband had the orange spicy beef and I had the eggplant beef dish. The only so-so dish for me was the stuffed artichoke appetizer -the artichoke...More

Thank jenniferrn87
Reviewed 23 July 2013

I have been attending professional seminars at the University of Wisconsin at Madison nearly every year, for the past 25 years. And whenever I go there, I always make it a point to have dinner at Husnu's at least once, if not more, during my...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Sitting outside watching the people stroll by was nice and we enjoyed chatting with the people seated next to us. The food was slightly disappointing. The lentil soup was excellent to start off but things changed quickly from there. The server never brought the rice...More

Thank chockel
Reviewed 1 July 2013

We decided to try this place for lunch while we were walking around the State St. area. It is nestled in a row of nostalgic storefronts alongside a couple of other ethnic restaurants. We were in the mood for Middle Eastern/Mediterranean food and this seemed...More

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 26 June 2013

Being a first-time visitor on business, I checked TripAdvisor on what are the closest restaurants from the hotel where I am staying. The answer is to walk along State Street. Then I decided to try this restaurant. I got a spot at the outdoor sidewalk...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 16 June 2013 via mobile

I had the chicken curry which was good, would definitely have again. Our son had beef kebabs which were excellent. Nicely spiced and perfectly cooked. My wife had pasta and the pasta was slightly overlooked but sauce was good. The hummus was really good and...More

Thank DoBeyondToday
Reviewed 4 June 2013

Sometimes it's hard to eat right and maybe it's because of the cost but here's a place you can eat right and not spend too much. Try the Patlicanli Kabak an eggplant dish it's delish!

Thank Kendall S
Reviewed 28 May 2013

The food is wonderful and they didn't blink when 15 of us showed up and asked to be seated together. (Our reservation was for 12.)

Thank reader222
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  • Address: 547 State St, Madison, WI 53703-1010
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-256-0900
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