Ethiopian cuisine is best known for its rich and exotic mix of spices, such as berbere, garlic, cardamom, ginger, cumin, coriander and curry powder.


Welcome to Buraka


Stop by for lunch or brunch.
We open at 11am every day.

Buraka is back

Buraka Is Back!!!
Thank you for welcoming us back into business.

Buraka family name

“Buraka” means joy and contentment in the Oromo language.

Friday Fish Fry

Buraka Friday Fish Fry $11.99

Friday Fish Fry
We’re serving up two pieces of cod in a light, berbere spiked batter, our famous Buraka sauce, tasty lentil and rice pilaf, and our spicy sweet potato fries. Only $13.99!

The Patio

Buraka's Backyard Patio

The Patio is Open
Stop by and enjoy a meal or drink in our backyard patio. We serve bottomless Mimosas for $10 per person from 11am to 3pm on Sunday mornings.

Menu Highlights

Tibs over Rice

Lunch Special
Stop by for lunch we open at 11:00 AM. Meals are served over rice or “Injera”.

Buraka's New Bar

Please Join Us – Grand Opening Buffet

Please join us for Grand Opening Celebration this weekend, Friday through Sunday, from 11am until 2am. Buffet all day, so you can try many dishes, including refreshment and dessert! Full bar, with favorite Buraka cocktails and new additions, local tap beers, and friendly bartenders. Cheers! No Reservations needed.

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Wisconsin State Journal: Buraka set to open by March 4

Restaurant News: After series of setbacks, Buraka set to open by March 4 Wisconsin State Journal: Dining SAMARA KALK DERBY, 608-252-6439, Feb 22, 2016 Wisconsin State Journal – Weblink The East African restaurant Buraka, displaced from its State Street home for a large campus housing and retail development, is opening within the next two weeks on Willy Street. Owner Markos Regassa had planned to open as early as this past summer, but encountered a series of setbacks he’d rather…

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Buraka is back!!!

Finishing work is being done at our new location at 1210 Williamson Street. Willy Street Blog – June 9th 2015 – Link The Marquette Neighborhood Association Preservation & Development Committee meets Tuesday (June 9) to consider and vote on two requests for outdoor seating and one alcohol license. Maron Ragassa, owner of the much-hailed Buraka (1210 Williamson), has revealed drawings for the upgraded front of the building and rear deck and is seeking neighborhood support. The concrete block building, which…

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1210 Williamson Street
Madison, WI 53703
Open Every Day
Mon - Sun, 11 AM - 2 AM
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Buraka, Inc.
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