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

best restauras in milwaukee featured image - steak on a plate

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

Stack’D Burger Bar Milwaukee

Front of Stack'd Burger Bar - Best burgers in Milwaukee

For over a decade, Stack’D has been a locally owned restaurant with a serious commitment to serving freshly sourced local ingredients. They also were one of the first burger places in the city with extensive ingredient offerings premised around the ability to build your own burger, which quickly set them apart from the competition and … Read more Stack’D Burger Bar Milwaukee

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

Top 5 Best Milwaukee Thai Restaurants

Milwaukee has no shortage of high-quality Thai restaurants. Whether you are in the mood for a trendy spot with interesting renditions of classic dishes or a quick lunch buffet with homemade Thai staples, there’s a Milwaukee Thai restaurant for everyone. Read below to learn about a few of the city’s best options for Thai cuisine. … Read more Top 5 Best Milwaukee Thai Restaurants