MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant
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Jump-start the Holidays at MOTOR™ this December

From an early appearance by the man in the big red suit, holiday party packages and live music performances, there’s plenty of fun at MOTOR this December.

By - Nov 28th, 2018 09:20 am

MILWAUKEE (November 28, 2018) – The holidays are in full swing at MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant, located on the Harley-Davidson Museum® campus, with festive events planned throughout the month. From an early appearance by the man in the big red suit, holiday party packages and live music performances, there’s plenty of fun at MOTOR this December.

December highlights include:

Breakfast with Santa

Santa Claus will be trading in his sleigh for a Harley-Davidson® motorcycle as he stops by MOTOR for breakfast and pictures on Sunday, Dec. 2 and Sunday, Dec. 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Children can dine on a special brunch menu created just for them, while others enjoy the full MOTOR menu, in addition to a build-your-own Bloody Mary bar for adults. Reservations are strongly encouraged and can be made by calling 414-287-2778.

Holiday Party

The holiday party of the year is yours to create at the H-D Museum™. Take your pick from four party packages that feature bar, stationed, plated or family-style service and are completely customizable to accommodate all types of budgets.

This season, the right combination of event space, décor, food and service is at the H-D Museum. To book your party, visit and click on the “Host An Event” button.

Fall Promotions

Mac Monday: Let your culinary imagination run wild at MOTOR every Monday with a build-your-own Mac n’ Cheese special that makes you an official chef for the day.  

$10 Tuesday: Stroll through the world-renowned H-D Museum™ and learn the history of an American icon for just $10 every Tuesday through April. End your day at the H-D Museum with a short walk to MOTOR, where the juicy, hand-packed MOTOR Burger costs you only $10!

Wings N’ Things Wednesday: Wednesdays call for wings! Every Wednesday, an order of wings gets you a free appetizer at MOTOR. Take your pick from starters like Brisket Nachos, Cheese Curds, Big & Twisted Pretzels, Fried Pickles or Willie G’s Minis.

Thirsty Thursday (5 to 9 p.m.): Escape from the cold with an indoor party that features live music, $3 Koozie Beer Specials, exclusive giveaways, craft beer samples and much more.

Friday Night Fish Fry and Craft Beer Sampling

What’s a Friday without a classic fish fry? At MOTOR, the all-you-can-eat Wisconsin Fish Fry is available open to close and includes golden fried cod, crispy French fries, fresh jicama coleslaw, homemade southern-style cornbread and tartar sauce for only $14.95. Plus, on Friday, Dec. 14 and Friday, Dec. 28, Goose Island will be serving up craft beer samples from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

BBQ & Blues

Ride on down for live performances from a rotating lineup of talented blues musicians, plus all-you-can-eat, hickory-smoked BBQ chicken, pulled pork, smoked brisket and grilled sausage links for $29.99. Add an order of Memphis-style, dry-rubbed ribs for just $5 more. All platters come with French fries, jicama coleslaw, BBQ baked beans and made-from-scratch cornbread.

Sunday Brunch

A hearty brunch, build-your-own Bloody Mary bar and football are the three ingredients for a great Sunday. Available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., entrées include the Bacon, Egg and Cheese Sandwich, Veggie Breakfast Sandwich, and Breakfast Skillet, which mixes fried eggs, sautéed onions, mushrooms and peppers with American fries and a drizzle of the house cheese sauce.

Happy Hour

Still looking for a fun Happy Hour? Look no further. Enjoy buy one, get one Full Throttle Spiked Coffee and $4 select craft beers at MOTOR on Monday through Friday from 3 to 6 p.m.

Wing of the Month

Smoked Wings: Who can say no to one pound of house-made wings that are smoked low and slow until they’re just right and served with a choice of dipping sauce?

Burger of the Month

Hawaiian Burger: An over-the-top fusion, this burger starts with an eight-ounce, hand-packed patty that includes lettuce, tomatoes and onions on a brioche bun. From there, chefs drizzle sweet teriyaki sauce and finish it off with a grilled pineapple slice.

Special of the Month

Donut Sandwich: Two devil’s food cake donuts serve as the buns for this sweet treat that comes stuffed with vanilla ice cream, whipped cream and a drizzle of chocolate and caramel sauces.

Beers of the Month

Goose Island 312 Urban Wheat Ale: Densely populated with flavor, this brew’s crisp, fruity ale taste is delivered in a smooth, creamy body.

Goose Island Four Star Pils: A blend of German and American hops created an immensely drinkable, refreshing Pilsner that’s in a league of its own.

Goose Island Goose IPA: An India Pale Ale that features a fruity aroma, dry malt middle and long hop finish, this beer is a hop lover’s dream.

Cocktail of the Month

Full Throttle Spiked Coffee: Full Throttle Espresso Liqueur, exclusive Hill Climber Coffee, whipped cream and chocolate shavings meet in this caffeine concoction for adults.

About MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant
The only Harley-Davidson Museum® restaurant, MOTOR® Bar & Restaurant offers guests riverfront dining and Midwest camaraderie with a dose of genuine Harley-Davidson® attitude. MOTOR™ takes diners on a culinary road trip of great American food and drink from its location in downtown Milwaukee. Guests can enjoy burgers, BBQ, peach cobbler, seasonal favorites and a whole lot more. For more information and to view the latest menu, visit or call 414-287-2778.

NOTE: This press release was submitted to Urban Milwaukee and was not written by an Urban Milwaukee writer. While it is believed to be reliable, Urban Milwaukee does not guarantee its accuracy or completeness.

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