Visiting Milwaukee? Ask Chowhounds about the top restaurants and bars in the city, or share your favorite restaurant finds.


One Dinner In Milwaukee?

by kaleokahu 4 months ago

OK, short notice here. I'll be in Milwaukee on business tomorrow (11/29/18), and I'd like a rec for a restaurant or dinner that typifies old Milwaukee. The only place I'm aware of is Wolski's. ...

Coerpers Steakhouse in Milwaukee

by BUCKEYE 18 years ago

When I used to go to Milw on business in mid 90s we used to go to Coerpers Steakhouse (i hope I have spelling right) for dinner. It was excellent but it was in REALLY BAD AREA that, when we'd descr...

Milwaukee trip report

Dr. John
by Dr. John 6 months ago

Looks like there is not much action on this board, so I thought I would post about our trip. We were in town for a conference and a bunch of the meals were at the conference itself, but we had som...

Liver for beginners?

by harrism 9 months ago

I'd like to give liver an honest try, in spite of the fact that I've always been squeamish about it and other organ meats. Apparently I ate it as a very small child, but young enough that I don't r...

First Time in Milwaukee in Search of Vegetarian and Cheese Curds

by NShewmaker 10 months ago

Hey All, My friend and I will be heading to Milwaukee (I live in Chicago and she lives in Brooklyn) for the first time. She’s a vegetarian and in search of the best cheese curds we can find. I’...

Journal-Sentinel's Best 50 Restaurants of 2017

by shaja 1 year ago


Perfect Indian Meal in Milwaukee

by Slappey 2 years ago

How lucky we were to happen upon Durbar Indian Restaurant on Astor Street, just a block from our hotel. From the exquisitely appointed dining room to the excellent service, it was a night to rememb...

Looking for some ethnic restaurants

by L2soon 2 years ago

Looking for restaurants in Chicagoland area or anywhere within a day trip (up to 6 hours by car(includes Milwaukee, Madison, Indianapolis, Detroit, Quad Cities, St Louis) to try some new cuisines. ...

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel's Best 30 Restaurants of 2016

by shaja 2 years ago

Carol Deptolla's 30 best plus 20 good eats. I can't agree with the Union House in Genesee Depot; we did not have a good experience there.

Two nights in Milwaukee with 9-year-old

by DFWBuff 2 years ago

My son and I are traveling to Milwaukee in two weeks. I need recommendations for all three meals of the day. Staying in downtown but will also be traveling to the Waukesha County Museum on Saturd...

Sheboygan, WI Supper Clubs

by CindyJ 2 years ago

I saw an old thread with recommendations for supper clubs in/near Madison, WI. http://www.chowhound.com/post/supper-club-recommendations-madison-wi-828386?commentId=7077089 I'd love to get some r...

MKE - Karl Ratzsch's sold

by shaja 3 years ago


Carol Deptolla - Milwaukee's best new restaurants of 2015

by shaja 3 years ago

With a couple out in Waukesha County. http://www.jsonline.com/entertainment/dining/milwaukees-best-new-restaurants-of-2015-b99637468z1-363382921.html

Milwaukee - Hyatt on Kilbourn - Dinner and drinks - Walking

by Monch 3 years ago

Hounds, Two friends and I will be getting together for one evening (11/25/15) in Milwaukee. We are booked at the Hyatt on Kilbourn. Looking for CH suggestions for that neck of the woods. I'...

Advice for 3 nights near New Glarus/1 night in Milwaukee?

by i_eat_a_lot_of_ice_cream 3 years ago

Hi everyone! My husband and I are excited for four nights in Wisconsin (followed by four in Chicago) coming up at the end of July! I was hoping I could get some feedback about our plans. We are ...

Dinner tonight and tomorrow near Hilton City Center Hotel

by Emilymartha 3 years ago

NYC chow hound seeking recommendations farm to table or local chef. Walking distance from hotel. Any price and cuisine. Thanks!!

Milwaukee - One Night Only

by leftover_salmon 3 years ago

Any recommendations for dinner in Milwaukee for someone who has never been (and likely will not be back again, or at least not for a while)? Looking for something quintessentially or uniquely Milwa...

Milwaukee Trip Report – Bacchus, Rocket Baby Bakery, Maxie’s, Smyth, Odd Duck

by nsxtasy 4 years ago

Our trip included three dinners (two hits and a miss), a brunch, and a continental breakfast. We were particularly impressed with both Bacchus and Odd Duck. Bacchus is a great choice if you’re in...

MKE special occasion - Wolf Peach or similar?

by movesalot 4 years ago

Hi - I'm looking for a restaurant for an upcoming very special occasion that is open by 3 or 4. I don't really like quiet, white table cloth places though. I absolutely loved Wolf Peach, the only ...

MKE - Carol Deptolla's Top 30 of 2015

by shaja 3 years ago

The list is out: http://www.jsonline.com/entertainment/dining/carol-deptollas-top-30-restaurants-of-2015-b99572636z1-327940551.html