Walker's Point

Originally a fur trading post, Walker's Point – one of three settlements that merged to create the City of Milwaukee – is a residential and industrial neighborhood that's home to many bars and restaurants with an emphasis on LGBTQ bars, Latino eateries and the latest in dining trends. The residential areas are inhabited by a diverse group of people and boast a vibrant Latino flavor.

Businesses near Walker's Point

Upcoming events near Walker's Point

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Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson

Sept. 28, 2017 - Oct. 22, 2017
Next Act Theatre - 255 S. Water St.

Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s: grave men peer throu...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

Oct. 24, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

Oct. 31, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

Nov. 7, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

Articles about Walker's Point


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Fall offerings at MOVIDA showcase synchronicity between bar and kitchen

Oct. 18, 2017 2:02 p.m.

Cocktails have been historically overlooked as potential pairings for food. But in recent years, as craft cocktails have become a more popular choice for bar and restaurant guests, most quality bar programs have synced their operations to reflect a responsiveness to dishes on the menu.

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Mary Burke's Building Brave aims to inspire Milwaukee women

Oct. 17, 2017 3:15 p.m.

After losing to Gov. Scott Walker in 2014, Mary Burke focused her attention on a new passion: Building Brave, an organization that focuses on the advancement of women. 88Nine Radio Milwaukee will host a Building Brave event on Wednesday, Oct. 25 and tickets are still available.

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Chefs' tattoos & the stories behind them: Adam Pawlak of Black Sheep

Oct. 17, 2017 11:03 a.m.

For Chef Adam Pawlak of Black Sheep and The Love Shack, tattoos have become a record of his experiences. "Over the years, tattoos have really become a way for me to keep telling my story," he says, "Whether it's my story in food or the more personal side of my life."

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Milwaukee's best food product, 2017

Oct. 16, 2017 12:01 p.m.

Since OnMilwaukee debuted this category in 2012, three local favorites have each had two-year runs as Milwaukee's best food product. The first two went to Usinger's sausages; the next two to Palermo's pizza. And the last two years? Purple Door ice cream.

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Milwaukee's best small plates, 2017

Oct. 15, 2017 5:02 p.m.

There's a lot of competition in Milwaukee's small plate scene. However, La Merenda's inventive and internationally inspired small plate offerings take the top spot for tapas for the second year in a row.

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Milwaukee's best dessert, 2017

Oct. 14, 2017 1:01 p.m.

Are you ready for a Dining Month stunner? In the custard capital of the world, ice cream took the No. 1 spot in the category of Milwaukee's best dessert.

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Hidden Gem: George's Pub

Oct. 13, 2017 3:32 p.m.

George Vomberg is the 84-year-old owner of George's Pub, 224 E. Washington St., in the Harbor View neighborhood. Listening to Vomberg is like being presented with a living history book.

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Milwaukee's best cocktail list in a restaurant, 2017

Oct. 8, 2017 12:01 p.m.

There's a growing number of restaurants in Milwaukee that offer menus of well-executed craft cocktails to enjoy along with your meals. When we asked voters which venue in the city offered up the best cocktail list, you answered the call.

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Second annual Battle of the Chefs to take place Oct. 15

Oct. 6, 2017 3:03 p.m.

A brand new collection of competing chefs who will face-off in a three-round competition during the Second Annual Battle of the Chefs. The culinary competition and tasting event presented by SamanthaStarr Events takes place from 4 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 15 at The Chef's Table.