11 Down Home Diners in Wisconsin That Make You Feel Like Family

There’s just something so cozy and welcoming about diners. They’re standards in the community, meeting points and the center of all that’s happening in small towns. They’re spots where the regulars have been their longer than some of the workers have been alive and the food has been fueling up the locals and getting them ready for their day. Finding a really great diner is like finding another home. It’s somewhere you feel comfortable and welcome. Where you don’t have to impress anyone and you are as nourished by the company as you are by the meal. Here are 11 spots all across the state where you’ll feel like you’ve been invited into a private kitchen to share a meal and some conversation. There’s nothing so universal as food and these diners treat their customers like family.

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Where are your favorite local spots and diners that just make you feel comfortable and welcome? Let us know about them in the comments!

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