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Dining: Thai-namite Is Popular For a Reason

Thai-namite Is Popular For a Reason

Brady Street Thai place is classy, with tasty, reasonably priced fare.

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Thai-namite Is Popular For a Reason

Brady Street Thai place is classy, with tasty, reasonably priced fare.

New Thai Place in Riverwest

Plus: Downtown gets new cafe and new tavern with beer garden.

New Tapas Place in Walker’s Point

And new Potbelly. Plus: Ashley’s Bar-B-Que and Benelux reopen.

Crazy Water Is Crazy Good

Chef Peggy Magister has a magic touch with any food she creates.

New Pizza Place, New Burger Joint

Both on Water St. And The Diplomat will serve small plates on Brady St.

How I Became a Cheesehead

Arizona native Garold Spire cooked in Caribbean, now a cheese-mad chef.

New French Place, New Fuel Cafe

Plus Crafty Cow comes to Bay View and new Pabst Taproom.

Kegel’s Has Authentic German Fare

It rivals the food at Mader’s and Karl Ratzsch’s.

Milwaukee’s 30 Best Pizzas

The pizzerias in town, any one of which will make your day.

Two New Downtown Restaurants

BBQ smokehouse and neapolitan pizzeria coming.

Corazon Truly Has Fresh Local Fare

It’s Mexican food, but with a difference -- and that’s okay.

Sala Is For Sugo Lovers

Sicilian restaurant has great homemade tomato sauce, generous portions, all delicious and fresh.

New Amazon Restaurant Deliveries?

Plus, openings by new Poke restaurant, wine cellar and brewery.

Food At New Pastiche Is Sublime

But the Hotel Metro space lacks the French bistro atmosphere of old place.

East Side Gets Monster Pizza

Plus: New Blue Water Grill in Bronzeville. And Buckley's will expand.


The Charm of Caroline’s Jazz Club

There's been a tavern here since 1880s, and jazz for decades.

The Most Beautiful Bar In Town?

Best Place at the Pabst is one of the most enchanting saloons in the nation.

Little Whiskey Bar Has Lots of It

Whiskey, that is. Venerable South Side bar is attached to 1870 mansion.

Jazz Estate’s South Side Chic

Bought by Bryant's owner, who added some of its plush, padded style.

Lee’s Luxury Lounge Has Blessed Beer

Bay View bar is oddly sprawling place with unique history and ritually blessed bar.

Top 10 Tavern Reviews of 2016

Including historic, oddly unique taverns in Bay View, Riverwest and Brady Street areas.

Bremen Cafe’s Roots Go Back to 1895

Building began as bar in 1895 and much is still original in popular Riverwest bar.

My Office, East Town’s Last Dive Bar

The 136-year-old building, the clientele, the atmosphere are all unique.

Shaker’s Cigar Bar is Smoking

City's only cigar bar has fine dining and retro-cocktails, classic architectural artifacts.

Tiny Squirrel Cage Hard to Find

Peculiar old Riverwest tavern has 500 square feet, no tap beers, squirrelly atmosphere.

Malone’s Bar Has a Bay View Style

But it's on Brady St. Which shows how much the two neighborhoods have in common.

Eastsider, Scene of the Crime?

Tiny historic tavern is where police officer drank with patron he allegedly later raped.

Urban Bay View Is Unique

Very urban, newly remodeled, with great views and interesting history.

MobCraft Milwaukee

The world's first completely crowdsourced brewery is another piece of the redevelopment of Walker's Point.

Fish Market’s Outdoor Bar

It's a bar... on the street... with barstools!