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The Packing House

900 E Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-5237
+1 414-483-5054
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish fry” (61 reviews)
“prime rib” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
900 E Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-5237
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Five of us left a meeting and wanted to stop for a very early dinner before flying back home to Toronto. We asked our driver for suggestions given that it was only 4:30 in the afternoon. Our driver suggest the Packing House so off we...More

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Chris W, Owner at The Packing House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for the great review! We are honored by the opportunity to serve you and are so happy you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to serve you again if you find yourself in Milwaukee.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice place, inviting and intimate atmosphere. Got ok service with decent food. They are especially good with steaks. Can definitely recommend this place!

Thank Yurivds
Chris W, Owner at The Packing House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much! We have an extensive menu sure to please all. Please join us again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My traveling companion found the Packing House online, and we gave it a try while in Milwaukee. It was just what we expected; nothing too fancy, but everything done well. I had barbecued ribs that fell off the bone, were meaty without too much fat,...More

Thank Wil003S
Chris W, Owner at The Packing House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much! You captured exactly what we try to provide every day and have been doing for over 44 years. We hope to have another opportunity to serve you in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always enjoy coming here. Penny does a great job serving. Have gone here for years and always happy to return.

Thank Departure753455
Chris W, Owner at The Packing House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much! We appreciate your loyal patronage and look forward to serving you for many more years to come.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’re not from Wisconsin and my 27 yr old son wasn’t familiar with Supper Clubs. I wanted to find one that wasn’t too far, so I found The Packing House. We loved it! The service was very attentive and helpful. The food was great! We...More

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Chris W, Owner at The Packing House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for choosing us! We appreciate the great review. We do feature live music in our lounge Wednesday through Saturday nights. Look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed October 4, 2018

We were told by our hotel this was a good place to get "MEAT". Upon arrival ( Wed night 6:30) we were asked if we had a reservation, said NO (restaurant 3/4 full) and were seated right away at a corner table for two. Water...More

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Chris W, Owner at The Packing House, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review and compliments. We wish we had another location in Phoenix! Nonetheless, we look forward to serving you the next time you’re in Milwaukee. Thanks for spreading the word. Also, you can always count on our support of...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018

The guest of honor wanted her birthday dinner here. She is an old Milwaukee resident and could've picked any restaurant. We were a party of six and had a round table in the back corner which was quieter. Three of us ordered the smaller filet...More

Thank Explorer632692
Chris W, Owner at The Packing House, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thank you so much! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed September 7, 2018

My wife and I ate dinner here while waiting for our return flight home. It was busy and hard to find parking, so we had to park and walk a little ways. When we went inside, there was a live band playing. That was in...More

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Chris W, Owner at The Packing House, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thank you for the four stars!

Reviewed August 22, 2018

We were a group of 7 of adults coming in for a late lunch prior to flying out at Milwaukee airport. This is a really nice, clean and modern restaurant specializing in any kind of meat/poultry/seafood or Italian cuisine. The interior was surprisingly modern looking...More

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Chris W, Owner at The Packing House, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you so much for stopping by to see us! We really appreciate the excellent review and very kind words. We do serve lunch weekdays from 11am-3:30pm. Dinner is served nightly beginning at 4pm. Join us in our relaxing lounge and enjoy hand crafted cocktails...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018

My wife and I were in the Milwaukee area a choose to try this restaurant for lunch and really enjoyed the experience and the menu offered something for us both. The restaurant us quaint and the service very good. Our waitress gave us the specials...More

Thank DEL K
Chris W, Owner at The Packing House, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you! We appreciate the nice review and insight on the Brew Town shrimp. We appreciate another opportunity to serve you. We do serve lunch weekdays and dinner nightly. Our Friday fish fry is served all day on Friday. Enjoy live music in our lounge...More

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MadCityDiner
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Response from Chris W | Property representative |
Yes we do! Thank you. Please call to make yours. 414-483-5054
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
Packing House has Prime Rib on Wed,Sat and Sun. The prices are: 16oz King Cut for $37.99 and/or 12oz Queen Cut for $33.99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 E Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-5237
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-483-5054
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Description
Family owned & operated since 1974. We have something to please even the most discriminating diners! Ribs, steaks, seafood, poultry & veal. Weekday lunch, dinners nightly. Prime Rib on Wednesday, Saturday & Sundays. Friday fish fry. Live music in the lounge Wednesday thru Saturday nights.
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