lunch at lazy jane’s with michelle & her sisters

while i was walking my pup yesterday, i looked up to see someone excitedly rushing toward me yelling “tina!” it was my delightfully free-spirited friend michelle, whose love of traveling & foreign languages has taken her to live in germany for the year. she’s only in the country for a few days, so we agreed to grab a bite to eat this morning at lazy jane’s on willy street. i had been there once before, but this time around was much more enjoyable. because it was a weekday, there was no line or long wait for food like there was the first time i went on a late weekend morning.

i ordered a cup of joe (free refills!) & the grilled cheese, which was piled high with avocados, tomatoes & grilled red onions. it was perfect & came with generous sides of potato chips & greens. michelle ordered a veggie melt with artichokes & tomatoes. her two lovely sisters, whom i met for the first time today, ordered seitan melts. i had never heard of seitan before, but after doing some research, i learned that it is a gluten-based alternative to soy-based meat substitutes like tofu. it was very meaty & flavorful–i couldn’t believe it wasn’t meat when i had a bite.

the warm & cozy atmosphere of this willy street neighborhood restaurant creates the perfect environment for enjoying good conversation over a heaping plate of comfort food. i’ll definitely be bringing my parents here when they visit madison next semester!

About Christina

Milwaukee-based bon vivant. Lover of food, yoga, design, good words & loving kindness.
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2 Responses to lunch at lazy jane’s with michelle & her sisters

  1. Michelle says:

    You’re adorable…I’m so glad my sisters and you met. They loved you. <3

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