Local’s Favorite: Sobelman’s for Burgers & Bloody Marys

Bloody Mary at Sobelman's famous for crazy garnishes like cheeseburgers

Dave and Melanie Sobelman founded the original location in 1999 in a historic Schlitz tavern in what was otherwise an industrial part of town. The fantastic burgers led to the restaurant gaining a cult-like following. After opening two more locations the restaurant shows little sign of slowing down. The Neighborhood There are three Sobelman’s locations, … Read more Local’s Favorite: Sobelman’s for Burgers & Bloody Marys

Culver’s Frozen Custard & Butterburgers

Frozen custards at Cluvers Restaurant Butter burgers and frozen custard in Milwaukee, WI

The first Culver’s opened in 1984 in Sauk City, WI, and just a few years later was so popular that it became a popular franchise throughout Wisconsin. Presently there are around 670 locations throughout the country, making the franchise restaurants one of the most popular purveyors of two cherished Wisconsin foods in the United States, … Read more Culver’s Frozen Custard & Butterburgers

Top Rated Burgers: AJ Bombers

AJ Bombers on Water Street - Milwaukee's Best burgers

AJ Bombers is the go-to burger joint on Water Street, a popular destination for nightlife. The restaurant has been serving up burgers for over a decade, and once even won a television contest for best burger in the city. AJ Bombers has a ton of character, from shelled peanuts everywhere to customer’s signing the walls, … Read more Top Rated Burgers: AJ Bombers

Rated: Top 25 Milwaukee Restaurants 2020

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Milwaukee can truly be classified as a foodie destination. The city has a host of food options, including fine dining spots with world-class chefs, an abundance of ethnic food joints speaking to the region’s diversity, and foods that help to make Milwaukee famous. Any list of the best twenty-five places in the city to eat … Read more Rated: Top 25 Milwaukee Restaurants 2020

Leon’s Frozen Custard

1950's retro design Leon's Frozen Custard Stand on 27th and Oklahoma in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

History of Leon’s Frozen Custard Leon’s Frozen Custard first opened in 1942, and since then has remained as one of Milwaukee’s premier destinations for frozen custard. The restaurant has had the same appearance since a renovation in the early 1950s- it basically looks like a classic drive-up diner which makes it a fun destination, especially … Read more Leon’s Frozen Custard

Oscar’s on Pierce – Pub & Grill

Oscar's on Pierce Burger & Beer

Oscar, from Mexico, and his wife Elisabeth, a native of Austria, opened Oscar’s Pub & Grill back in 2011. The restaurant quickly transformed from a neighborhood favorite for drinks and food to an establishment known throughout the city for serving some of the best burgers in town. With a parking lot and a fantastic patio, Oscar’s … Read more Oscar’s on Pierce – Pub & Grill

Your Guide to the Best Fish Fry in Milwaukee | Top 7 of 2020

The Milwaukee fish fry is a well-established tradition. Originally based in the city’s immigrant Catholic population, the Friday fish fry quickly became a city favorite. Some Milwaukee restaurants serve a fish fry every night of the week, while others reserve their fish fries for Fridays only. While numerous restaurants in the area serve a fish … Read more Your Guide to the Best Fish Fry in Milwaukee | Top 7 of 2020

10 Best Burgers in Milwaukee | Your Local Foodie Guide 2020

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The standard Milwaukee burger isn’t just cheese, pickles, and ketchup there are a ton of restaurants serving up their versions of the “Best Milwaukee Burger”. So where is the best burger in Milwaukee? That’s a tough one to answer as there is no shortage of tasty burgers in Milwaukee. We’ve narrowed down the list to our favorite … Read more 10 Best Burgers in Milwaukee | Your Local Foodie Guide 2020

The Full Scoop: Milwaukee’s Best Frozen Custard | 2020

1950's retro design Leon's Frozen Custard Stand on 27th and Oklahoma in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

In Milwaukee, we don’t have boring ole ice cream we have frozen custard. You’re probably wondering “What is Frozen Custard?” Frozen custard is made with eggs and of course cream and sugar. This creamy goodness is also served at warmer temps making it super soft, no one likes waiting around for their ice cream to … Read more The Full Scoop: Milwaukee’s Best Frozen Custard | 2020