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Pabst Theater

144 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53208
+1 414-286-3663
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“great venue” (17 reviews)
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144 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53208
+1 414-286-3663
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking to your seat, the decline was too steep...the rows are horribly too tight for one to get through, and the seats to narrow. I felt like the passenger in the middle seat of an airplane.

Thank hookedonyanni
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I'm not one to normally post reviews. In fact, this is my first review of a business I have ever published. I waited just about 48 hours to reflect and calm down, and I still feel compelled to write this review. On Tuesday, I attended...More

1  Thank DannyReynolds32877
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Did not attend a performance, but this is a "must see" if you're into history or architecture. Plenty of opportunities for great pictures!

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Come for the historic venue and the chandelier. Your seats will be small, people used to be so much more tiny! Drinks will be $7+, beer and wine also available and there is a side bar too, so don't wait in line. Balcony 1 was...More

Thank Ellen R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Went to see one of our favorite musicians here. What an amazing venue. Not a bad seat in the house and such beautiful decor. I would definitely see a concert here again!! Loved it!!!

Thank Achall09
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The Pabst has a great history and has grown into one of the best venues in the city for concerts. Bands like playing there, because the acoustics are terrific and the staff is top notch. I've seen all kinds of bands there, like Aimee Mann...More

Thank Andrea K
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

The Pabst is a beautiful theater which will send you back in time. Getting there: Despite major construction on I-94 and around the theater I had very little trouble finding my way. I have a GPS but I looked at an old fashioned map made...More

1  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 June 2017

we've been here several times for A Christmas Carol, but the first time we've been here for a concert. Love this place. They have plenty of places to get drinks before and during the concert, with a place large enough not to feel cramped. Comfortable...More

1  Thank Spdpmd
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I recently attended the David Gray concert here. We had never been to the Pabst before--what an experience! From the venue itself to the incredible kind and friendly staff (ushers and bartenders alike) we had a great time. The only downside were...More

Thank NorthwoodsLizard
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Gershwin & Friends. We waited to buy seats until we arrived. Excellent seating and enjoyed a buy one get one free with a discount code. We love the theater and all the character. The symphony was excellent.

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