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Ward's House of Prime

#121 of 1,244 Restaurants in Milwaukee
Certificate of Excellence
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540 E Mason St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3805 (Jackson)
+1 414-223-0135
17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Yorkville, Illinois
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Probably the best prime rib I have ever eaten! I cannot say enough good things about the place! It's the king of place you have to go back to for dinner, and bring a few close friends.

Thank Tourontwo
Chesterfield, Missouri
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Reservation process was simple and they called to verify our reservation the day of. Our main server was not very good. She acted very rushed and was not very attentive. The other two servers in the room seemed far more personable and attentive to their tables. The bus staff was excellent. Maybe we just got a bad server. We had... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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149 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

I have been here a few times. The prices are reasonable for a Milwaukee Supper Club. The food and drinks are amazing. Simply can't go wrong visiting this place.

Thank KAK828
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

I was first introduced to this restaurant by seeing it on the Travel or Cooking channel for offering gigantic cuts of prime rib! I took my son there a few years back for his birthday for dinner and the waitresses very very scantly glad in like party dresses for dinner time, I guess. This time around I took my husband... More 

Thank fairlady75
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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117 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Called ahead for reservations for 5:30 Saturday night, as we had tickets to The Foreigner at the Rep. As expected, it wasn't very crowded so early. We were seated immediately and given menus. The Waiter was attentive, however, when asked what the Saturday Specials were he inadvertently gave us the wrong ones. So, we thought we knew what we were... More 

Thank mints2013
Oak Creek, Wisconsin
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Excellent, melt in your mouth prime rib. Lobster bisque best ever, with lots of lobster. Salad was fresh and crisp. Our server, Cora. was exceptional. Great dining experience.

Thank ljp47
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Excellent prime rib and over the top service. Our server was so accommodating and all with a smile. Wish I could remember her name.

Thank fancynancy00
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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57 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Huge options of steaks and sizes of steaks. Great options of deals for happy hour. The seating area is missing somewhat the specific climate for steakhouse, but for business mtg it's great

Thank Matt111
Kenosha, Wisconsin
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129 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

This was our first time at Ward's House of Prime, and it won't be our last. My wife and I had an early reservation (5:15 pm on a Friday) because we had tickets to an 8:00 show at the Pabst Theater just a few blocks away. The bar area just inside the entrance was filling up already, and was quite... More 

Thank cmhprh
Grand Rapids, MI
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Saw this place on the travel channel and wanted to try it. Be sure to get a reservation because on the weekends it is a popular place. The staff was very nice to us and our server took very good care of us and answered all our questions and took time with us. Our prime rib and steak along with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Steakhouse
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 E Mason St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3805
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 414-223-0135
Open weekdays for lunch 11am-2pmDinner 5pm-10pmLounge 4pm-1amClosed Sunday

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?