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Milwaukee Ale House

$$ - $$$American, ,
233 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5761
+1 414-276-2337
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“hummus wrap” (6 reviews)
“burger” (55 reviews)
“pot roast” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
233 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5761
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

FANTASTIC place to stop and enjoy some beers and cheese curds. Highly recommend the Bavarian pretzel with cheese and just a stop in for the atmosphere. Friendly staff, great options for beers - their flight of the aged beers was some of our most favorite...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AdventureLovinFoodie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just had appetizers and they were good. Our server was good too. We didn’t order any alcohol and sometimes we know that increases tip amount but our waitress was great about it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank juliecO4162CE
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

We were walking around the 3rd ward and just had to stop in this place. It is a beautiful, old pub with great history. The service is wonderful, staff very friendly and the food and drinks are awesome. They have good entertainment evenings, something worth...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SheriTuz
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We stopped in here for lunch while walking along the river front. Very helpful waiter who knew the beers that they brewed and offered a great suggestion. IPA beer was great. Hummus wrap was excellent, but had a kick to it if you are not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank P9676XFjohnh
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for a late lunch last Saturday. Our orders included a bacon cheeseburger, pulled pork sandwich, chicken wings and nachos. Except for cold fries the food was fine. Nothing distinguishing about it. Had a nice beer; Snake Oil stout and my daughter enjoyed her...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank llwid
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

As a birthday treat my family took me there. Loved the view, food portions just right interesting burgers like the one stuffed with cheese curds topped with Mac and cheese. Was disappointed with the shrimp bisque. While not a want too much salt person, the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Maridelia
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

The back of the restaurant is on the Riverwalk and faces the river. Great place to watch people and boats. Great selection of beers and food. Try “The beer I used to know” and the cheese curds!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TPuyleart
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We loved the ambiance here. The server Hayley was awesome and took care of us so professionally. We had about 25 people there for a get together in the semi private space. She was able to serve us our beer wherever we were walking around!...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TroutGal
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

The best cheese curds!!! Was just was I was hoping for to get a taste of Milwaukee!! Of course, the beer was great and we sat right on the water . Beautiful view!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank waterlvr2018
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Decided on an early dinner and the Ale House had outdoor seating on their deck overlooking the Milwaukee River. We all ordered sandwiches. I had the pot roast, along with a cup of the chicken dumpling soup. The pot roast was tender and tasty, the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jack v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 233 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5761
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Historic Third Ward
  • Neighbourhood: Historic Third Ward
  • Phone Number: +1 414-276-2337
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