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Port of Call Bistro & Beer Garden - CLOSED

106 W Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1814
+1 414-273-7678
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
1 Jan 2016
“Good food, service and value”
7 Nov 2015
“Nice Place to Eat”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
106 W Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1814
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1 - 10 of 99 reviews

Reviewed January 1, 2016

Dinner with friends before a show at the Rep. Was happy with service, food and price was reasonable. May not blow you away but don't think you'll be disappointed.

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank blais412
Reviewed November 7, 2015

Attending an event in Milwaukee and went to a German restaurant and it was so loud I could not hear my self think so looked for some place else. Walked by Port of Call and it was packed in the lobby so started to pass...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Richard R
Reviewed October 27, 2015

We made 5pm reservations for three for Sunday night before a show at the Milwaukee Theater. They met us promptly, and helped keep the door open when we had a wheelchair too. We sat in the back dining area, which was okay. I think it...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank KDinWI
Reviewed October 14, 2015

Great selection of beers available and food is also ok. Staff are attentative and on the whole we had an enjoyable time.

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Mushy222
Reviewed August 26, 2015

Went in for dinner the other night with a couple of my coworkers. Ordered appetizers(cheese curds/calamari) both up there with some of the best I've had in the city. For entrees there was 2 catch of the day(monk fish), 1 trout, and 1 Wisconsin burger....More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank lovechild831
Reviewed August 23, 2015

Went here for lunch, enjoyed the meal very much. Friendly staff. And a lovely spot by the river. Definitely a nice place to eat on a sunny day.

Date of visit: August 2015
1  Thank TravelinRobT
Reviewed August 22, 2015

Always refreshing to happen in a place where the staff cares about your overall experience and wants you to come back someday. The setting along the river is awesome as was everything we ate and drank. Don't worry, we'll be back.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank jojoishere
Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Visiting for a wedding. Cute place, loved the outside seating. It was nice and relaxing. Cheese curds were fabulous as well as the clam chowder soup... My husbands favorite. We likes the atmosphere and food so much we Went back the next day! Have to...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank sophianicoles
Reviewed August 11, 2015

We ducked into Port of Call because it was raining. It was between meals so we just had a drink and snack. The drinks and truffle fries were good. The service wasn't, which could just have been a result of the odd time we were...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank taralaf
Reviewed August 9, 2015

We love this place. We stop in whenever we come to Milwaukee for a cocktail or a bite to eat. Last night, we were looking for a quiet place to finish off the evening. We never realized the outside dining area before! What a wonderful...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank tdevoy22
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$17
Seafood, Contemporary
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 W Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1814
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-273-7678
  • E-mail
Port of Call Bistro & Beer Garden is a nautically themed bar and restaurant where all items are made from scratch. Fresh fish daily, house ground meat and Wisconsin influenced items such as the Door County Fish Fry, Brat Patty Sliders and Cheese Curd appetizers. For the sunny days there is a 1300 sf patio located on the Milwaukee River to cocktail and weekly dinner cruises departing WED- SAT.
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