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Articles tagged with 'Closings'


Last call: Lucille's Piano Bar is closing

Published Oct. 17, 2016

Lucille's Piano Bar will close after the weekend, according to a Facebook post that reads, "We want all of you to know past and present, that this Friday and Saturday is for you. Drink specials, giveaways and shout outs will be on hand all evenings."


Colectivo pulls out of General Mitchell Airport

Published Sept. 30, 2016

Travelers will no longer get a taste of locally roasted Colectivo coffee when they visit the General Mitchell Airport thanks to the severing of an agreement with SSP America, which has operated three kiosks in the airport since 2009.


Mimma's to close, as new owners consider options

Published Sept. 23, 2016

The new owners of the Brady Street building that houses Mimma's met with the restaurant operator, Girolama "Mimma" Megna, and asked her what she wanted to do with the 28-year-old restaurant. Mimma has decided to retire and the future of the space is under consideration.


Clear Water Outdoor in the Third Ward is closing

Published Sept. 15, 2016

Clear Water Outdoor, an adventure/ sports retailer located at 250 N. Water St. in the Third Ward, will close by mid October. The company's Lake Geneva and Delafield shops will remain open.


Hibachi Boy closing Sept. 14

Published Sept. 12, 2016

Hibachi Boy, the Japanese fast casual restaurant located at 530 E. Mason St., has announced that it will close this week. The restaurant, which opened in April, specialized in Japanese style grilled items, rice and noodle dishes and sushi.


Bosley on Brady closed for reconcepting

Published Sept. 8, 2016

According to a sign posted on the door at Bosley on Brady, the restaurant is closed. The sign at 815 E. Brady St. reads: "We thank you for your loyal patronage and look forward to seeing you in a few months as we remodel."


Silver Spring House is for sale

Published Aug. 22, 2016

The Silver Spring House in Glendale is for sale. The building, which dates to 1904, sits on 3 1/2 acres of land and is listed with Coldwell Banker for $1,750,000.


Goodbye, Hotel Foster

Published Aug. 11, 2016

The Prohibition-era, hotel lobby themed bar's last night is Saturday, Aug. 13 but it will reopen one last time on Thursday, Aug. 18 for Lex Allen's show.


Bidding farewell to Chef Jan Kelly and Meritage

Published Aug. 10, 2016

Meritage is closing, but the legacy left by James Beard semi-finalist Chef Jan Kelly will not be easily forgotten. We talked with Kelly about her career in Milwaukee, as well as with some chefs and colleagues upon whom she's made a mark.


People's Books reaches last chapter

Published Aug. 5, 2016

After 42 years in business in three different locations, People's Books Cooperative, 804 E. Center St., will close on Wednesday, Aug. 31.


Caribbean restaurant to replace Ginger in Walker's Point

Published Aug. 3, 2016

The news broke today that Ginger Tapas Bar is closed. The restaurant, which has operated in Walker's Point since 2008, is in the midst of a sale to new owners who plan to open a new restaurant in the space moving forward.


McCormick & Schmick's closed at Mayfair

Published July 27, 2016

The west side has been hopping with openings of late, most notably the triad of Bartolotta's-managed restaurants - including ABV Social, Cafe Grace & Taqueria El Jefe. However, it seems the flux of openings begetting closings has also begun in the area.


Red Dot closes East Side location

Published July 26, 2016

According to multiple reports published today, the East Side location of Red Dot Bar - the restaurant and bar known for its wings and Canadian-style poutine - has officially closed. The Wauwatosa location, however, will remain open.


The Philly Way in Walker's Point is closed

Published July 26, 2016

The Philly Way, the Walker's Point restaurant specializing in Philadelphia-style cheese steaks, has closed. The announcement was made in an early morning posting on Facebook. The restaurant, which opened in 2000, was the last of three former locations.