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The Gingerbread House

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S63W16147 College Ave, Muskego, WI 53150-8303
+1 414-422-9601
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Today
05:00 - 19:30
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 14:00
Mon - Thu 05:00 - 19:30
Fri - Sat 05:00 - 22:30
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going here for years for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Food is always very good. The desserts and cakes are to die for! Tracy, the owner, is a delight and always greets her guests with a smile and a "thank you" for joining us. We will continue to visit The Gingerbread House as long as we can.

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Thank cdufek
West Allis, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a family favorite. It's becoming a tradition to bring my mom every time she comes to visit. Try to go on an off time it gets rather busy.

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Thank Michelle M
New Berlin, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very quaint place, and if you're near New Berlin you've got to try it. They serve great coffees, wine and excellent sweets, along with a regular menu.

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Thank mazelandponcho2
Franklin, Wisconsin
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123 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I took an out-of-town girlfriend to The Gingerbread House for a light Saturday evening dinner and to our surprise that is exactly what we received. The menu has a wide variety of items, but we chose the small, 10" pizza which came with a side salad. The salad was very fresh and the pizza was perfect. All the desserts looked... More 

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Thank Deb O
Munising, Michigan
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62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The restaurant was packed as it was sweetest day! But we just stopped in to get some goodies for a family event. We had the challenge of getting gluten free and soy free desserts. The counter staff were very helpful and knowledgeable about the ingredients in their dessert selections and we were able to get treats for everyone including those... More 

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Thank laanjo65
New Berlin
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

One of my favorites! An old farmhouse, charming, excellent food and coffee. If it's nice outside, sit on the front porch. They have chickens and geese, some will even greet you! The best pastries and desserts.

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Thank D K
Milwaukee
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Nice place to have lunch but be prepared to wait. This place is popular with the locals. Parking can be a challenge. If you park on the road it can be a bit dangerous as cars zip by at 40mph

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Thank lmlier
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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70 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Tried to meet a friend here today for breakfast, unfortunately they only serve breakfast on the weekends. They do serve pricey coffees, smoothies, and other drinks as well as some very large bakery items. Ironically we had both looked at the menu online previously and hadn't seen where they stated that they didn't serve breakfast during the week...bummer. Both of... More 

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Thank DaniPickle
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This place was cozy but small. They have great desserts and pizza is not bad. It has a cute country house style with live chickens in the back for children to feed. The place has a nice unique touch.

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Muskego, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

4 star food and service!!!!! Everything on the menu that I have had was very, very good. Everyone is very kind and ready to serve. Went thru the drive-thru several times and again four star service!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Monday
05:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
05:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
05:00 - 19:30
Thursday
05:00 - 19:30
Friday
05:00 - 22:30
Saturday
05:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: S63W16147 College Ave, Muskego, WI 53150-8303
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Muskego
  • Phone Number: +1 414-422-9601

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?