Milwaukee is a gem of a city when it comes to good food and drinks. From cheese plates to frites and mussels, seafood to burgers, you get about everything here. From the classic to the contemporary, cuisine here is meant to tickle your taste buds and suit your palate.
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Trocadero- Best wine list and good food
This is one of the top restaurants in the city when it comes to wine lists and delectable apertifs from baguettes to frites. Don’t miss the heated patio in winter and the romantic coffee house throughout the year. Mains here cost between USD 7 to 17 and it is open from 11am to 11pm Mondays to Fridays and from 9 am on weekends.
Address - 1758, North Water Street, Milwaukee WI
Telephone Number - 14142720205
The Comet Cafe- Excellent Mac and Cheese Plus More
All types of customers from the young to the old frequent this cafe known for its meatloaf, mac and cheese, veg gyros and amazing brunch dishes. This cafe has craft beer and is known for its mouthwatering desserts. Mains here cost between USD 8 to 12. The restaurant is open from 10 am to 10 pm Mondays to Fridays and from 9 am on weekends.
Address- 1947, North Farewell Avenue, Milwaukee WI
Telephone Number- 1 414-273-7677
Distil- Artisanal fare
Distil is all about the best burgers and charcuterie and all products to create dishes are freshly sourced. Get an exciting and eclectic blend of food here with the best drinks. Mains here cos between USD 10 and 20 and the eatery is open for dinner from 5 pm Mondays to Saturdays.
Address- 722, North Milwaukee Street, WI
Telephone Number - 14142209411
Milwaukee Public Market- Awesome Food
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This Third Ward restaurant sells prepared food, and used books which is an unusual combination. From free Wi-Fi to good deco, this eatery has many plus points for those who want to grab a bite to eat quickly. From 10 am in the morning to 8 pm Monday to Friday, this eatery and mart is open. On weekends, it is open from the morning to 6 to 7 in the evening.
Address- 400, North Water Street, Milwaukee, WI
Telephone Number- 1 414-336-1111
Mad Rooster- Awesome Diner
Whether you want a good breakfast, lunch or brunch, Mad Rooster is the place to go. Its portions are generous and you get everything from home made yoghurt and jams to organic milk. Expect only the best from this awesome diner.
Address- 4401, West Greenfield Avenue, Milwaukee, WI- 53214
Telephone Number- 4142319120
North Avenue Grill- The Best Quesadillas
North Avenue Grill is one of the best known diners in Wauwatosa Milwaukee that services breakfast all day long. From corned beef hash to bacon, you get a lot of dishes here and breakfast is anything but a light affair.
Address- 7225, West North Avenue, Wauwatosa, WI- 53213
Telephone Number - 4144537225
Blue’s Egg- The Best Seafood
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Blue’s Egg is a wonderful seafood restaurant and you get shrimps, scallops, and calamari along with ham and hash. This is one joint which serves drinks at breakfast making it a highly unusual choice for the first meal of the day.
Address- 317, North 76th Street, Milwaukee- WI 53213
Telephone Number - 4142993180
Guanajato- Delicious Hispanic Food
Milwaukee has the largest Hispanic population and it is not surprising that Mexican and Spanish food joints are aplenty in this city. GTO or Guanajuato is the best Spanish restaurant for those who want to have their tacos and tostadas. Eve the huaraches are massive and filling. From carnitas to al pastor, you get these and everything in between. Located in the trendy Bayview neighbourhood, this joint is south of downtown.
Address- 2317 S. Howell Avenue, Milwaukee, WI- 53207
Telephone Number- 4144822269
Oscar’s on Pierce- The Perfect Burgers
Milwaukee is more of a burger town than anything else. You get the best burgers at Oscars located to the southwest of downtown. Cocktails here are simply amazing and you get good beer as well.
Address- 1712 West Pierce Street, Milwaukee, WI 53204
Telephone Number- 4148101820
Purple Door Ice Cream- Interesting Flavours
If its dessert you are after, Purple Door Ice Cream is the place to go. Chai with pink peppercorns, fig and run raisin are just some of the unusual flavours you get here and don’t miss out on alcohol based desserts which are a unique feature of this joint.
Purple Door Ice Cream
Address- 205, South Second Street, Milwaukee, WI-53204
Telephone Number- 4149882521
Bombay Sweets- Indian Cuisine at Its Best
The south-side of the city is known for Bombay Sweets which is a delight for vegans. Get daal, south Indian rice cakes called idlis and cottage cheese or paneer dishes at really low prices here. Don’t miss out on traditional Indian sweets such as burfi and gulab jamun.
Address- 3401, South 13th Street, Milwaukee, WI-53215
Telephone Number- 4143833553
Wolf Peach- Inventive Drinks and Small Plates
Milwaukee is known for being the home of Wolf Peach, small plates for sharing and dishes and drinks which are the height of tasty innovation. Some of the hot favourites here include scallops and oven roasted broccoli.
Address- 1818 North Hubbard Street, Milwaukee, WI-53212
Telephone Number- 4143748480
Mason Street Grill- Refreshing Drinks Delectable Food
From steaks and superfood burgers to happy hour specials, there is an entire variety of different types of dishes you can opt for at this grill. Their gazpacho topped with crab meat and rock shrimp is the best.
Address- 425 E Mason Street, Milwaukee, WI-53202
Telephone Number - 4142983131
RuYi- Asian Culinary Delights
Those who are visiting Potawatomi may drop in for an amazing Asian culinary meal such as red snappers, Singapore noodles, pho and more. Don’t miss out on the Thai dishes and ginger and scallions.
Address- 1721 West Canal Street, Milwaukee, WI-53233
Telephone Number- 4148477335
Sanford- Best in Milwaukee
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Sanford is where you should be headed if you want to go to the best restaurant in Milwaukee. Its award winning head chefs have been felicitated with James Beard awards.
Address- 1547, North Jackson Street, Milwaukee, WI-53202
Telephone Number- 4142769608