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Articles tagged with 'casablanca'


Milwaukee's best Middle Eastern, 2015

Published Nov. 16, 2015

Once again, readers chose Casablanca as the best Middle Eastern restaurant in Milwaukee thanks to delectable offerings like stuffed grape leaves, shawarma, kabobs, lamb dishes and a fab lunch buffet.


10 tricky restaurant spaces

Published Oct. 27, 2015

The dining scene is tough and sometimes even smart owners with a strong concept can't make a restaurant work. However, some spaces seem more challenging than others and change hands more frequently. Here are 10 of these tricky spots - a few of which finally found the right tenant.


Milwaukee's best vegetarian restaurants, 2015

Published Oct. 11, 2015

Despite stiff competition, Beans & Barley took the top spot in the best vegetarian restaurant category. But, it's no surprise, since they've been serving up vegetarian eats for more than three decades.


Play it again, Sam: Inside the MSO and Riverside's showing of "Casablanca"

Published April 17, 2015

The Riverside's distant past will become the present as the legendary theater will play host to two screenings of the beloved 1942 classic "Casablanca" Friday and Saturday night. And to complete the blast to the past vibe of the event, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra will perform Max Steiner's famous score alongside the movie.


BB's offers build-your-own burgers, breakfasts

Published Oct. 24, 2014

In May, Omar Amin - along with cousin and business partner Alaa Musa - opened BB's, 633 W. Wisconsin Ave. "BB's" stands for "build a breakfast" and "build a burger." Build-your-own smoothies and milkshakes are also available.


Social Circle: Where's the best buffet in town?

Published Oct. 12, 2014

Milwaukeeans take food seriously. And many of us are thrifty. So not surprisingly, we know the best all-you-can-eat buffets in town. At least the Social Circle does.


Milwaukee's best Middle Eastern, 2013

Published Oct. 28, 2013

It's been a back and forth battle between Tulip and Casablanca for Milwaukee's best Middle Eastern restaurant. Which way would the pendulum swing this year?


Milwaukee's best Middle Eastern, 2012

Published Oct. 29, 2012

After two years of trailing to Tulip, this Milwaukee dining staple has re-emerged to take the title of Best Middle Eastern Restaurant.


Milwaukee meals under $10

Published Sept. 30, 2012

Even at the more expensive restaurants in Milwaukee, you can usually find a great meal for under $10 - and we don't mean a side of grilled asparagus or a even a salad. With just a little research, you and your wallet can both leave full.


Back-to-school bar guide: UWM edition

Published Aug. 27, 2012

It's that time of year again, folks. Time to raid the aisles of Target for the 79-cent notebooks, load your car with stolen food from your parents' house, move back in with the roomies and face the rat race once again. It will be fall semester of late nights studying, so if you want to know where to spend even later nights partying, we at OnMilwaukee have selflessly scouted the perfect locales for textbook-weary students looking to forget their troubles.


Social Circle: Where's Brew City's best buffet?

Published May 20, 2012

This week, the Social Circle's talking food again, sharing their thoughts on the city's best buffet. Lots of votes for Maharaja's Indian lunch buffet, but a couple of lesser-known joints as well.


Casablanca undergoing major changes

Published April 23, 2012

Popular Middle Eastern restaurant, Casablanca, 728 E. Brady St., is currently undergoing a major renovation project. Owner Alaa Musa says construction crews are working "around the clock" to have the massive undertaking finished in time for Brady Street Festival, July 28.