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Champion's is the perfect choice if you're looking for something quiet, friendly and authentic. It has been a neighborhood fixture since the 1950s and not much has changed since. You'll find friendly locals, New...

Cocktail Bar in Milwaukee

Vermutería 600

The bar at the Hotel Madrid is a warm, magical space that transports you to 1930s Spain. It serves cocktails inspired by what Ernest Hemingway and pals were drinking when they stayed at the famed Hotel Florida in...

Cocktail Bar in Milwaukee

Hi Hat

One of the city's best watering holes, Hi Hat sits along a strip of legendary bars on E Brady St on the near-north side. There's drinking on two levels, with an adjacent sports bar. The cocktails and decor have a...

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Von Trier

Consistently voted the city's best German bar – a worthy distinction given Milwaukee's Teutonic lineage. You'll find lots of unusual German and Belgian beers on tap as well as several American craft labels....

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Best Place

Join the locals knocking back beers and massive whiskey pours at this small tavern in the former Pabst Brewery headquarters. A fireplace warms the cozy, dark-wood room; original murals depicting Pabst's history...

Bar in Milwaukee

Uber Tap Room

It's touristy, in the thick of Old World 3rd St and attached to the Wisconsin Cheese Mart, but Uber Tap Room is a great place to sample local fare. Thirty Wisconsin beers flow from the taps, and cheese from the...

Cafe in Milwaukee

Colectivo – Foundry

This is the Walker Point branch of a popular local chain that serves great coffee drinks as well as sandwiches and pastries. It's a decent spot to open a laptop, owing to the good wi-fi and plenty of places to...

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Kochanski's Concertina Beer Hall

Live polka and rockabilly music rules at kitschy Kochanski's, with beers from Schlitz to Polish drafts to Wisconsin craft labels on offer. There's a great beer garden if you happen to catch some nice weather....

Cafe in Milwaukee

Colectivo – Prospect

The northside locale of the local Colectivo coffee chain was the company's first stand-alone cafe and remains the main roasting plant. It's a neighborhood fixture and the perfect spot to relax over coffee and...

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Wolski's Tavern

Legendary Wolski’s celebrated its 110th anniversary in 2018 and is still bringing them in for its choice local Lakefront beers on tap, darts, pool and free popcorn.