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Hidden Gem: Ollie's

Published Nov. 10, 2017

The small corner tavern was previously named Fresh Bar and The Pitt, but it became Ollie's, aptly, when Louise and her husband, Ollie, bought the bar in 1993.


Hidden Gem: Scaffidi's Hideout

Published Nov. 3, 2017

While so many down-home Milwaukee bars are closed or have been "upgraded," Scaffidi's Hideout, just a hop north of Brady Street at 1837 N. Humboldt Ave., remains pure Milwaukee: friendly, no-nonsense, comfortable fun without pretense. If it feels like you're among family, you are.


Hidden Gems: The Hideaway

Published Oct. 20, 2017

Several decades ago, Debbie Schaefer and her husband decided they wanted to open a bar. They even bought a sign - two signs, in fact - for their new special spot. There was just one problem: They didn't have a bar.


Hidden Gem: George's Pub

Published Oct. 13, 2017

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.


Hidden Gem: Urban Bay View

Published Oct. 6, 2017

Being tucked away in the heart of a neighborhood presents both challenges and charms. For Urban in Bay View, it's been mostly the latter.

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