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Cafe At the Pfister

424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4436
+1 414-273-8222
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4436
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The service wasnt the fastest - Took a bit to take my order & bring out Coffee - Food was ok - Nothing Crazy

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'll try to separate my experience in the Pfister Hotel's Cafe from the rest of out stay, which was marvelous. Skipped our mediocre in room coffee for excellent coffee and croissant from the Cafe, then came back down for a very good breakfast. I had...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For a hotel restaurant the food is pretty good with a wide selection. My first morning at the Pfister Hotel, I had a ham and cheese omelette which was well portioned and delicious. I also had the gluten free toast. The next morning, I wanted...More

Thank RyansTravelers
Reviewed April 16, 2018

We were there on Easter Sunday- very Crowded- but they were attentive, caring and tried to make it all work out well- we were guests of the Hotel- and enjoyed the Food, the Coffee and the Service

Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed April 8, 2018

The Pfister is an amazingly beautiful hotel, and several dining options are available. However, you do not get free breakfast at this hotel--so, we had breakfast at the Cafe (near the lobby). We had a table immediately at 7 AM on Sunday morning, but later...More

Thank MelissaR659
Reviewed April 5, 2018

we live downtown Milwaukee and have been eating here since , geez I don't recall 80s ? The staff has always been great , the kitchen is 95% and will regularly miss the mark , although the food is great the chef is not reading...More

Thank Mugatooo
Reviewed March 21, 2018

I like the café for my business meetings. Everything works well and the staff knows what they are doing

Thank Montana1967
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Food was average. Although the staff was very friendly, service was slow despite not many customers.

Thank cindytrip2018
Reviewed February 19, 2018

I didn't get to dine at the restaurant but they were filled with coffee, snacks, food and many items to purchase like clothing which I brought a Pfister sweater and coffee mugs and tumblers.

Thank Patrice W
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Nice option for either a sit down breakfast or something on the fly. I opted for a to-go breakfast and it was great, a nice late, home made yogurt and granola cup and a decadent raspberry pastry - entirely too much to eat but too...More

Thank billybob101
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4436
  • Public Transportation: Public Bus
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 414-273-8222
Whether a quick meeting over coffee, a power breakfast or business luncheon, or a good hearty family dinner, we offer a varied menu from Starbucks favorites, traditional breakfast items to homemade soups, seasonal salads as well as delicious low-carb and heart-healthy options.
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