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About The Madison Club

When it comes to your special day, we pull out all the stops!

Situated in the heart of downtown Madison on the shore of Lake Monona, the Madison Club offers an elegant and timeless location for your wedding ceremony, reception or rehearsal dinner. We offer indoor and outdoor event space, unparalleled service and wedding menus that highlight fresh, local ingredients. Our banquet space can seat up to 250 people for a sit-down dinner and up to 300 people for an hors d'oeuvres reception.

We promise to provide you and your guests a memorable experience with exceptional cuisine, historic architecture, a fabulous downtown location, and a professional service staff ready to assist you throughout the entire event process. When it comes to your special day, we pull out all the stops!

Categories: Wedding Venue

Regions serviced: Milwaukee

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20 Reviews for The Madison Club

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My daughter had her wedding reception at the Madison Club. It was a wonderful venue! They have just remodeled their lower level and it is gorgeous. They installed a glass dome ceiling, beautiful gold chandeliers, wooden floors and a media/sound system. It is a magical space. The staff is outstanding. Everyone from the wedding and event planner to the service staff & bartenders were so accommodating. We had a lot of compliments on the food, which was fantastic. It's not easy to put out 165 meals and have it all be great. They have an in-house pastry chef who made the most delicious carrot cake. The Madison Club is a marvelous venue for a wedding.

Profile Picture Taylor, 7/6/18, 2 Reviews
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue
Services Used: Bartender(s), Champagne Toast, House Wine, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine, Accommodations, Cake, Set Up, Indoor, Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'Oeuvres, Plated, Tastings

Madison Club was a beautiful venue for our New Year's Eve wedding but there were a few things that could have bumped it up to five stars. First of all, working with Emily was outstanding, but Emily is no longer there. We were told several things by someone else who is no longer working with Madison Club and then later recanted (i.e., we were told that Christmas decorations could be taken down considering we were renting the whole space -- two weeks before our event when we happened to stop in to see the space, we were told that they could not take the Christmas decorations down). Mary hung up on me when we were discussing the matter. Luckily our wedding planner was amazing and agreed to take many of the decorations down for us -- however, the Madison Club made her put the decorations back up for "corporate events in January and February." The food was just okay -- I tried the chicken crostini appetizer and it was not good and then I had the chicken for dinner -- even though we had menus printed and the chicken advertised was with a smoked tomato sauce, my chicken appeared without any sauce and was very dry. I heard things from other guests that the chicken was not good but I heard from several guests that the beef was outstanding. Service was great, actually amazing -- our dinner for 210+ people went off without a hitch and we were actually ahead of schedule by the end of dinner, which really impressed me. I saw nothing but exceptional service from the staff at Madison Club, from the wait staff to bar staff to everyone in between. The charges afterwards were also a point of contention: in our contract, we had an indication that the bar staff would notify us once we reached $1750 in drinks after our drink package ended for us to make the call whether or not to continue hosting the bar. No one ever notified us, so we assumed we hadn't reached that amount. However, we received a bill for the bar for almost $4000 afterwards.

Profile Picture Kimberly, 12/31/16, 8 Reviews
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue
Services Used: Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'Oeuvres, Plated, Server(s), Tastings, Cake, Set Up, Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Indoor, Wheelchair Access, Bartender(s), Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink

I can't say enough good things about the Madison Club and it's super professional staff. We worked with Emily to plan our wedding and she is sensational. They pay attention to every detail and no question is too silly to ask. I have had the best experience with this venue and would recommend it to any Madison area bride.

Profile Picture User6516439, 2+ years ago, 7 Reviews
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue
Services Used: Valet, Wheelchair Access, Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'Oeuvres, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings, Barware, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Wine, Cake, Event Planning, Set Up

The Madison Club Pricing

The Madison Club Price Rates

Reception Site Fee
Peak Season
Starting from $500.00
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The Madison Club FAQ

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Ballroom, Country/Golf Club, Historic
City, Elegant
Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner
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Bridal Suite
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Pet Friendly
Preferred Vendors Only
Wireless Internet
Chocolate Fountain
Wheelchair Access

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