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Final Approach

) #76 of 1,265 Restaurants in Milwaukee $$ - $$$ American, , Seafood
4959 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-5923
+1 414-744-7060
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (17 reviews)
“steak” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4959 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-5923
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We go here often. We have never had a bad meal! Food is great. Drinks are good. They have Bloody Mary specials. Wednesday is half price appetizers and drink specials all day and night.

Thank JSJW53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eight of us walked in for lunch and were seated quickly. It was prime rib day so 2 got prime rib sandwiches. The pizza burger was very good as was the bacon cheese burger and cob salad. Two of our party were not impressed with...More

Thank llwid
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nine relatives and friends meet for a birthday dinner at The Final Approach. We had reservations and we were seated immediately. Caindy our waitress was cheerful and way helpful. A 10% discount from one was allowed for all. Special was Prime Rib of Beef. Three...More

Thank Joseph H
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We got a hotel near the airport in Milwaukee the evening before our flight. After checking in, we didn't want a vending machine dinner, so we scouted out a location and found one within walking distance of our hotel: Final Approach. What a find! Although...More

Thank divaw0rld
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Good food and friendly service. Burgers, sandwiches, steaks and pasta. Friday fish fry and house specialty tartar sauce.

Thank Gamblingmansteve
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This looks like a sports bar from the outside, but the dinner menu reminds me more of an old-school supper club, reasonably priced steaks and seafood, good quality and quantity. Nice selection of reasonably priced cocktails too, although a little "light" on alcohol content to...More

1  Thank APK_MN
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Varied menu and good service. Fireplace in the winter. Good soups and great fish fry. Crowd seems to be regulars even across from airport where you'd expect a lot of travelers

Thank kiyaker
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Hotel staff recommended and we were pleasantly surprised. I had a breaded walleye sandwich. The fish had good flavor with light crunchy coating. My husband had ribs and they were also excellent. Ribs fell off of the bone and were very tender. Staff were friendly...More

Thank TAdvisorRN
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The best beer batter fish fry in the city with fast and friendly service. Come here just about every Friday.

Thank snicolao
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Escaped my nightmare of a hotel in search of a good burger and found it here. Waitress was friendly, and quick. The food was delicious and the atmosphere was nice. A band was setting up as we left; if I didn't have to be somewhere...More

Thank 7savvytraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4959 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-5923
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-744-7060
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