Articles tagged with 'Bars'

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Hidden Gem: Maverick's

Published Nov. 24, 2017

The thin green sign out front of Maverick's claims the South Side pub is "where you're a stranger only once." But anybody who's walked through the bar's doors knows that's not just a cute slogan. It's the actual way of life inside Maverick's.

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Milwaukee happy hour guide

Published Nov. 16, 2017

There's nothing quite like a great drink special to help you unwind after a long day. We've done an exhaustive search and found Milwaukee's happiest Happy Hours.

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Pioneering Water Street Brewery celebrates 30 years as city's first brewpub

Published Nov. 10, 2017

When Water Street Brewery opened at 1101 N. Water St. in 1987, the idea of a tavern that made its own beer was so new to the city that a newspaper headline put the phrase "brew pub" in quotation marks. Now, with four locations, Water Street Brewery is celebrating 30 years.

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Another change on North Avenue?

Published Nov. 6, 2017

Considering all the recent changes in the neighborhood, it's not surprising The Eastsider, 1732 E. North Ave., might morph, too.

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Downtown dining guide

Published Oct. 28, 2017

If you're heading into Downtown Milwaukee for a Bucks game, a day of work or a night out with friends, you can find almost anything and everything to eat. So the next time you head into the city, here's a full list of places to check out for a meal on the town.

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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.

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Nine Below tavern announces debut of Mini Golf Open tournament

Published Sept. 26, 2017

The weather still feels like summer, but as the area turns to fall, local golfers will need a place to get their putting fix. And good news: Milwaukee's Nine Below has announced the debut of its Mini Golf Open tournament, beginning in a little more than two weeks.

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Miller Park shuttle guide

Published Sept. 21, 2017

With another Brewers season upon us, plenty of fans are looking for a ride to the ballpark. It's a safe alternative, if you're planning to drink - and even if you aren't, parking can be a nightmare at Miller Park. Plus, it's always fun to have somewhere to go before or after the game to celebrate (or commiserate) with your fellow Brew Crew lovers.

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Petition asks Von Trier not to change

Published Aug. 15, 2017

After this morning's announcement that the German-themed Von Trier would morph into a mid-century cocktail lounge by early 2018, a petition appeared on Change.org.

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Hidden Gem: Garfield's 502

Published Aug. 11, 2017

While an exciting future is swinging its way toward Garfield's 502, the beloved local bar and eatery, fit snugly between the Halyard Park and Bronzeville neighborhoods, still knows where its roots lie: in its past and in its community.

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Hidden Gem: Ice House Bar & Grill

Published Aug. 4, 2017

If the Ice House, 4238 W. Orchard St., is a hidden gem - and I'd argue that it is - it's one that's hidden in plain sight, on busy Miller Park Way, across the street from Target and Toppers. But it wasn't always that way. When Bruce Schwabe bought the bar, it sat on a quiet one-way street.

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