Lava Lounge

461 W Gilman St
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Ph: (608) 251-3161
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Defunct tiki not included,
distances are as the crow flies.
Foundation, Milwaukee 75.5 mi
121.5 km
The Breakers, Crystal Lake 77.9 mi
125.3 km
The Rendez'vous, Kenosha 86.2 mi
138.7 km
The Tiki Terrace, Des Plaines 105.4 mi
169.7 km
Tong's Tiki Hut, Villa Park 110.8 mi
178.3 km
Exterior of Lava Lounge in Madison
March 2007, photo by Tikinaut
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July 18, 2015, 11:01 PM
This is a bar off of State St. on the UW campus that never really kept up the tikiness other than the name and some of the decor. The last time I was in there, the bartender didn't know how to make basic tiki drinks and they had only 2 rums.
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September 2, 2015, 5:14 PM
Agreed. I didn't realize the place had a Critiki listing until I saw BankyScout's comment. The other pseudo-tiki place near campus, The Tiki Shack on State Street, is more nearly tiki than the Lava Lounge, but only because the (figurative) bar is so low.
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