Season's eatings! The weather may be getting colder, but Dining Month on OnMilwaukee is just cooking up, dishing out your winning picks in this year's Best of Dining poll. Dining Month is brought to you by Fein Brothers, your premier food service equipment and supply dealer in Wisconsin since 1929. Congratulations to all of the winners, and happy eating for all those who voted! See all the winners for the month so far here.
Story Hill BKC
For the past two years, the title of Brew City's best brunch has stayed the same, with Benelux taking the crown while Story Hill BKC and Honeypie take second and third on the podium, respectively. But for 2017, brunch went bananas, and for the first time in years, we've got a new brunch to beat.
After years of silver medals, step right on up to the winner's circle, Story Hill BKC, which beat perennial bronze medalist Honeypie by almost 100 votes. Meanwhile, the defending champion, Cafe Benelux, was knocked off the podium, but at least still held off tough competition to nab a spot in the top five. Harbor House then took the bronze medal this year, while Wolf Peach wraps up the top five.
3. Harbor House
4. Cafe Benelux
5. Wolf Peach
OnMilwaukee editor’s pick: Story Hill BKC
Lori Fredrich’s pick: Story Hill BKC
Then there’s brunch. I’m a big fan of leisurely weekend breakfast, and a spot that never seems to fail me is Story Hill BKC. And it’s largely because of the crepe monsieur, which is a magical dish that features the classic combination of smoky ham and Alpine style cheese with a twist of mustard and pickles. And you needn’t get me started on the house-made cinnamon rolls ...