Essen Haus is one of five businesses that occupies the 500 block of East Wilson Street… we call it Spaß Platz, roughly translated to ‘Fun Place’. All are owned and operated by Robert Worm and all have their own unique identity. Settle in one location or bounce around the block to maximize your experience. Check ’em out…
Come Back In
Madison’s downtown neighborhood bar and restaurant has a little bit of everything… which means there is something for everyone! Watch all of your favorite sports on their big screen HDTVs, engage in some fun bar games or stop down for open mic night, karaoke or live local music. Never a cover. While you’re there, grab a burger or signature sandwich, fill up your half-liter stein with any of their 26 craft or import brews and make your reservation for brunch – served from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday & Sunday.
This quaint, yet rocking little bar gives you a Northwoods feel without leaving downtown. Enjoy their daily drink specials and stick around for the music. They proudy feature local bands and the occasional rogue musician every Monday-Friday, with styles ranging from bluegrass to funk. No cover… ever! Take your drinks out on their covered deck at any time of year or head inside for a game of pinball or darts. Hungry? Enjoy some FREE popcorn and peanuts or grab yourself a frozen pizza.
Named after Roseline Peck, one of the first settlers in Madison, Roseline’s Cafe honors the history of the area while offering fresh flavors that are perfect for any appetite. Enjoy one of their delicious breakfast entrees or signature sandwich selections from 7 a.m.-2 p.m. every Monday-Friday.
Hotel Ruby Marie
Welcome to Madison’s best kept secret. Hotel Ruby Marie invites you to stray away from corporate and standard with a combination of modern luxury and Victorian charm that is far from ordinary. Within their guest rooms and halls, you’ll discover history, beauty and comfort that you won’t find anywhere else. Hotel Ruby Marie is also a registered Inn with the Wisconsin Bed and Breakfast Association (WBBA).