Milwaukee Downtown, BID 21
Press Release

Grab a bite and beverage during downtown Milwaukee’s Taste & Toast, Feb. 25 – March 1

Five nights of sipping and sampling at 25+ downtown Milwaukee restaurants

By - Feb 4th, 2019 03:38 pm

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (February 4, 2019) – Restaurant junkies rejoice! Taste & Toast, a happy hour event coordinated by Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21, returns Feb. 25 – March 1. The event features specially priced small plates, appetizers and one-of-a-kind beverages, alcoholic and nonalcoholic, from 4 to 7 p.m. at nearly 25 restaurants, bars and lounges in the heart of downtown Milwaukee.

This year’s participants include: Blu, Blue Bat Kitchen & Tequilaria, The Brown Bottle, CANTINA Milwaukee, Carson’s Prime Steaks & Famous Barbecue, Cubanitas, DOC’s Commerce Smokehouse, East Town Kitchen & Bar, Flannery’s, Harbor House, Hilton Garden Inn – The Garden Grille & Bar, The Loaded Slate, Monarch Lounge, Oak & Shield Gaming Pub, Oak Barrel Public House, Onesto, Pastiche at the Metro, Pier 106 Seafood Tavern, The Rumpus Room, SafeHouse, Smoke Shack, SportClub, Tavern at Turner Hall and Who’s on Third.

“Taste & Toast allows first-time patrons and repeat restaurant goers to experience downtown Milwaukee’s diverse nightlife scene at a fraction of the cost,” said Beth Weirick, CEO of Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21. “With these deeply discounted menus, we’re encouraging guests to break out of hibernation and enjoy a happy hour jaunt downtown – you won’t be disappointed!”

As a bonus incentive for participating in Taste & Toast, two diners will be awarded $300 in dining gift certificates. To enter, participants will be asked to complete a Taste & Toast survey about their experience at by March 6, 2019. At the conclusion of the event, two winners will be randomly drawn.

Menus of 2019 Taste & Toast participants will be available for preview at by mid-February. Taste & Toast is a prelude to Downtown Dining Week, which will return May 30 – June 6, 2019.

About Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21
Milwaukee Downtown, Business Improvement District #21, is an organization established in 1998 to support the interests of the downtown Milwaukee business community. Created through private sector leadership, Milwaukee Downtown is a management district organization that oversees 150 square blocks representing approximately 500 property owners in the center of downtown Milwaukee. The organization funds specific initiatives aimed at creating a clean, safe and friendly downtown. More info available at

NOTE: This press release was submitted to Urban Milwaukee and was not written by an Urban Milwaukee writer. It has not been verified for its accuracy or completeness.

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