Past Event Events:

German Christmas Market Fri Dec 1st, 5-8pm. You are invited!! Brass Band, Fire on the Patio. Homemade brats and spaetzle. Mulled Wine. Beer. Pumpkin soup. Holiday baked goods. Hope to see you there! holiday ad 11-16-2017

Oct 6th, 13th, 20th  5-7pm Fresh Wisconsin Trout Dinner RSVP by Wed  4pm 608.628.1001.

June 18th Father’s Day Brats on the Patio. 11-3pm.

March 17th & 18. Celebrate St Patrick’s Day with Local Corned Beef & Cabbage, Colcannon, Guiness, Black & Tans. Take out or Stay. No Reservations.

View Driftless Depot in  John McGivern’s Around the Corner on PBS –Spring Green Series. 

Schedule your private party soon! 608-628-1001

Past Events

♥Valentine’s Day Tuesday Feb 14th. 5 Elegant Courses. A Dinner to Celebrate. 5-7pm RSVP 608-628-1001 Fills up fast! 6th Annual.

Friday Dec 2, 2016. 5th Annual German Style Christmas Market. 5-pm. Open House. Enjoy old world Christmas spirit and camaraderie. Serving homemade brats and spaetzle, mulled wine, hot chocolate, pumpkin soup, cookies, and more. Fire on the patio. Music by Larry Busch’s Holiday Brass Band! Lots of Holiday food specialties too.
Sunday June 19th Fathers Day Brats and Beer on the Patio. German & Mexican style!
Mom’s Day
Easter Sunday March 27th 11am-3pm Quiche & Salad, Mimosa or Riesling.

March 17th & 18th  11-7pm Special St Patrick’s Day Menu. Corned Beef & Cabbage. Colcanon. Rhubarb Bread Pudding. Thursday and Friday. No Reservations. All Day Thursday and Friday until 7pm. TO GO or Enjoy the Cafe.

♥Valentine’s Day Sunday Feb 14th.  5 Elegant Courses.  A Dinner to Celebrate. 5-7pm RSVP 608-628-1001 Filling up fast! 5th Annual.
Dec 4  Friday 5-8pm. Our 5th Annual German Christmas Market. Homemade brats, spaetzle, on a pretzel bun. Pumpkin soup, hot apple cider, mulled wine and seasonal baked goods. Larry Busch brass band. Fire on the patio. 
Aug 7th. Trout Dinner & Music by Scott Steiber. Enjoy great guitar on the patio.  Trout Dinner. 3 delectable courses 5-7pm. RSVP Thursday by 10am.
Spring Green Arts and Crafts Fair Sat/Sun June 27th & 28th. We will have a special menu selection!!
Father’s Day Sunday June 21. Homemade Brats, Pretzel Bun and all the fixings. The Old Post House Coleslaw too! Enjoy the Patio. 11am-3pm.

Mother’s Day Sunday Brunch. Quiche, Salad, Mimosa. Sunday May 10th. 11-2pm. Lovely small dishes as well.

Taste of Spring Green: Special menu and discounts for participants. Friday & Sat. May 1 & 2. More info to come!
Happy Easter Brunch: Quiche, Salad & Mimosa! Sunday April 5th 11-3pm.
March 12th: Save the Date: Premiere of Spring Green featured in John McGivern’s Around the Corner on PBS 7:00pm.

St Patrick’s Day Weekend. March 13th 5-7pm Friday. Special Menu and Music! Reservations recommended. 

♥Feb 14th: Saturday 4th Annual Valentine’s Day 5 Course Dinner and Music. RSVP. Great time!! Thanks for coming.

Feb 8th Premiere of Spring Green featured in John McGivern’s Around the Corner on PBS Feb 8th 3pm Guard Theater including After party. Join us for the show and party!

 Thanks for joining us.We had a great time!! Friday Dec 5th German Style Christmas Market 5-8pm. NO RESERVATIONS. 4th ANNUAL HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE. Homemade Brats, Spaetlze, Mulled Wine, Hot Apple Cider, Local Microbrews, Holiday baked goods, and Marty Busch’s Brass Band. And fire in the Patio! Join Us!!

 Trout dinner & music: Friday Aug 1.  5-7pm

Music by Napping Cats: Scott Steiber & Don Meyers. RSVP Only

Father’s Day  Sunday June 15th Special Brats & Pretzle Buns 11-3pm

Mother’s Day Sunday May 11th Quiche, Salad and Mimosa 10am-3pm No Reservations.

Meet the Cheese Makers Fri May 2 4-7pm Felix from Capri Cheese and Sat May 3 12-3pm Andy from Uplands

Fri March 14th 5-7pm Celebrate St Pat’s Day and the  coming of Spring! Special corned beef and cabbage dinner, Irish style apps, rhubarb bread pudding, black and tans, Guiness and more. NO RESERVATIONS for this dinner. Hope to see you!

Fri Feb 7th.  Special Valentine’s Dinner & Music Fri Feb 14th 5-7. 5 course elegant dinner. We had a great time. Piano by Amos Roe.

Dec 22nd Sunday.  Join us for a FREE glass of wine and the selection of the winner of our $50 specialty food basket. About 4pm. 
2013 3rd Annual German Christmas  Market: Friday Dec 6th 5-8pm: Open House. Enjoy old world Christmas spirit and camaraderie. Serving homemade brats and spaetzle, mulled wine, hot chocolate, pumpkin soup, cookies, and more. Fire on the patio. Music by Larry Busch’s Holiday Brass Band! Lots of  Holiday food specialties too. We had a GREAT time in spite of the cold. Larry’s band was terrific!!!
2013 Nov 1 Trout & Musics .Dan and Kim play a mix of music, all instrumental, guitars, guitar and keyboard, native American flute and keyboard.  A mix of world music, jazz and other varieties.

2013 Friday July 5th. Trout Dinner and Music with Charlene Adzima award winning fiddle player and Andreas Transo on guitar.Please call to reserve 608-628-1001. Sold Out. Try our next dinner. 

Proud sponsors of Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society Festival.

2013 Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society Summer Festival begins in Spring Green @ The Taliesin Theater Sundays: June 16th, June 23rd and June 30th.  Order your picnic baskets @ Driftless Depot to take to the Taliesin grounds and picnic before the shows or in between shows  2:30 and 6:30. Call 608-628-1001.

2013 Friday July 5th. Trout Dinner and Music with Charlene Adzima award winning fiddle player and Andreas Transo on guitar.Please call to reserve 608-628-1001. Filling up fast.


Past Events:

2103 Trout Dinner & Jazz on the Patio June 7th 5-pm. Pls call for reservations. 608-628-1001. Cosmopolitan Duo, with Chichi Armstrong on piano and vocals, and Lisa Kleis on the upright acoustic bass.  Playing jazz for an early summer evening:  bossa nova, cuban ballads, swing and some blues.



2013 Friday May 3rd. Fresh Wi Trout Dinner 5-7pm (reservations requested) and the Taste of Spring Green. We are hosting Mike & Carol Gingrich from Upland Cheese /Pleasant Ridge Reserve. Sample cheeses. Open House.

2013 May 4th Chris Roelli, cheese maker of Dunbarton Blue/Shullsburg at Driftless Depot 2-5pm. Sample cheeses. Open House.

2013 May 12th Sunday Mother’s Day Brunch 10:00am-3pm. Join us for Quiche, Salad, and Mimosa. No reservations needed.

2013 Sunday Easter Brunch March 31, 10am-3pm. Join us for Quiche, Salad & Mimosa. No reservations.

Friday March 15th 5-7pm St Patrick’s Day Dinner with Classical & Celtic Guitarist Mary Straight .

2013 Valentine’s Day Dinner Thursday Feb 14th 5-7pm. Music by Amos Roe pianist. 5 elegant course. Call for Reservations. SOLD OUT.

December 7th Friday 5-8pm 2nd Annual German Christmas Market: Live holiday music, serving homemade brats, spaetzle, mulled wine, hot chocolate, wine, micro brews and other bakery treats! Fire on the patio. Featuring acoustic guitar duo Tom Waselchuk & Doug Brown. Open House. No reservations.

Past Musical Event: November 2nd Sounds of Spring Green. All the shops will have a music venue and open house. Join us at Driftless Depot 5-7pm for Trout and Music by ChiChi Armstrong Jazz Vocal and Piano solo. Reservations by Thursday Nov 1st noon.

Oct 5th: Meghan Duddle Fiddle and David Libby on Guitar. Music and Trout Dinner

SOLD OUT: Friday September 7th 5-8PM. Trout Dinner and The Crooner is back!!! Frank Sinatra tunes by Charles Boheme. On the Patio. (Try us next week Sept 14th)

No Trout Dinner August 30th.

Friday August 3rd Trout Dinner and Live Original Music by Katie Burns and Jen Logueflower. 5-8 pm RSVP by Thursday noon 608-628-1001.

Friday July 6th Chichi Armstrong Jazz Duo 6-9pm on the Patio. Salmon Burgers, Belgian Fries, No Reservations Needed.


Past Events:

Sunday June 17th Father’s Day: Brats, Beans and Beer on the Patio 10:00am-3:00pm

Friday 5-4-12 TASTE OF SPRING GREEN 5-8PM Local food producers  featured at Spring Green stores. Join us at Driftless Depot to meet Mike and Carol Gingrich creator of Pleasant Ridge Reserve award winning cheese and taste their cheese! See for more details.

Saturday 5-5-12 TASTE OF SPRING GREEN 2pm-5pm Sample Uplands Cheeses

4-8-12 Sunday EASTER SPECIAL 8:00am-2:00pm

Quiche & Organic Green Salad, Riesling or Mimosa

3-16-12 Friday 5-8pm St Patrick’s Day Food and Music Celebration. Corned Beef & Cabbage, Potatoes, Dessert. Guinness. Black & Tans. Featuring Gold Medalist Irish Fiddler Charlene Adzima!! RSVP ONLY. 608-628-1001. Fills up fast so call early. SOLD OUT. PLEASE TRY US AGAIN.

2-6-12 First Friday of the Month 5-9PM

Trout Dinner RSVP Thursday Noon 608-628-1001

Janna Johnson singing country and blues

2-14-12 Valentine’s Day Tuesday 6-8PM

Fillet Mignon & King Prawn Dinner RSVP by Feb 10th (filling up fast)

Leslie Damaso singing romantic ballads


Past Event: News Year’s Eve Eve Dec 30, 2011: Includes music by Charles Boheme & the Crooner and a 5 course dinner with wine pairings.

Past Event: Thanks everyone for joining us at the German Christmas Market. Thank you Amos for lovely music throughout the evening.


Join us for a German Style Christmas Market 5:00-9:00pm

Featuring Pianist Amos Roe, seasonal and classical music

Wonderful baked goods, hot chocolate, mulled wine

Handmade ornaments for your holiday festivities: Origami, Woven, Glass

Serving Bratwurst and Spaetzle.

By the fire or inside–your choice.

Traditional seasonal music and some surprises

Lots of holiday items: food gift baskets, cooking ingredients, specialty foods, recipes,  and more!

First Friday November 4th–Thanks Jud for really nice guitar!!

Join us for an evening with music and great food. We will be inside in the cafe.

Jud Swenson plays his acoustic originals and instrumentals.


  • Mussels in Butter & Garlic
  • Potstickers
  • Belgian Fries
  • Cheese Cake Brulee Bites
  • and more…..



First Friday

October 7th 5:30-9:00 PM

Join us for Jazz on the Patio or inside if too cool. Weather will be fantastic! (posted 10-7-11)

Featuring Chi Chi Armstrong and Jud Swenson Jazz duo!

Also enjoy a selection of great food and wines.

Menu: Quail & Bacon Drummies; Belgian Fries; Pot Stickers; Mussels in Garlic and Butter; Spinach Dip, Baguette, & Veggies; Cheese Cake Bites. Enjoy ala carte or select a few dishes for a whole meal! Hope to see you.


—Past Events—

First Friday

Thanks to Chuck Wyman and Renee for being flexible and putting up the canopy so we could enjoy the Crooner in the rain! Thanks to everyone for hanging in between the drops. It was a fun night!!

September 2nd Food and Music
5:00-9:00PM Join us on the patio with great finger food!!
6:30-8:30PM The Crooner Strikes Back! Frank Sinatra, Nirvana and more live Rat Pack style.

Serving Satay skewers. Your choice of shrimp, beef or August veggies. Also Belgian fries and other light fare.

Wine by the glass or bottle. Micro brewery beers.

Spring Green Car Show

Saturday August 20th
Join us for Breakfast and Coffee/Espresso at 7AM or Lunch 11-3:00PM

Friday, August 5th, 5 to 9 p.m.

Thanks to Charles Boheme for a great musical night and to all those who attended for great camaraderie.


Join us for music, wine and delectables “First Friday” in August.

We’ll be serving:

  • A selection of artisanal cheeses
  • Quail drummies with bacon
  • French fries with aoili
  • Bruschetta and other light fare

Get 20% off espresso drinks

Wonderful gelato. New flavors.


6:30-8:30 Live Entertainment on the Patio featuring

Charles Bohéme, Unplugged
Acoustic covers/originals

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