Night Owl Ice Cream Parlor and Sandwich Shop

Nite Owl Drive in - Best Burgers in Milwaukee

The Night Owl has been around since for around seventy years. It was once a drive-in restaurant, and although that no longer is the case, they still serve up some fantastic burgers and milkshakes and the restaurant’s decor still has the vibe of a bygone era. The restaurant is seasonal, typically opening sometime in spring … Read moreNight Owl Ice Cream Parlor and Sandwich Shop

Eagle Park Brewing Company

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Eagle Park Brewing Company is one of Milwaukee’s newest breweries, yet has already made a nationally acclaimed mark on the brewing scene. They were recently nominated by USA Today for best new brewery in the country, only one of twenty nominated for this prestigious award. With awesome beer and great food, Eagle Park Brewing Company … Read moreEagle Park Brewing Company

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 moreLocal’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 moreCulver’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 moreTop Rated Burgers: AJ Bombers

Your Milwaukee St. Patrick’s Day Guide 2019

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Milwaukee is a great city to celebrate the country’s favorite homage to all things Irish, St. Patrick’s Day. All through March, but especially on the weekend of St. Patrick’s Day, bars throughout the city offer food and drink specials, have live music, and serve up green beer. Whether you take part in one of the … Read moreYour Milwaukee St. Patrick’s Day Guide 2019

Rated: Top 25 Milwaukee Restaurants 2019

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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 moreRated: Top 25 Milwaukee Restaurants 2019

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 moreLeon’s Frozen Custard