For bar nibbles and pub food par excellence, Paulie's Pub and Eatery is West Allis' go-to option.
Never miss a play with TVs broadcasting the biggest games in the bar area.
Let the kids come too! Little ones love the food and atmosphere at this bar just as much as their parents do.
For comfortable outdoor service, Paulie's Pub and Eatery sets up a seasonal patio.
Enjoy wifi here free of cost.
At Paulie's Pub and Eatery, you won't have to wait for your large or small group to be seated.
Live musical acts often perform, and visitors take advantage of the spacious dance floor.
Guests may have a hard time conversing, as the bar is rather noisy.
Reserve your table ahead of time if you're heading over to the bar on a Friday and Saturday — it can get quite crowded during the weekend.
You can also grab your food to go.
That's right! Paulie's Pub and Eatery will bring their delicious food to your house for any occasion.
Sidle into a space on the street or park your vehicle in the adjacent lot.
Cyclists will love the spacious bike racks outside of Paulie's Pub and Eatery.
Cut out the sky-high price tags, add incredible flavor and an awesome menu and what do you get? Paulie's Pub and Eatery is the answer to finding great food at even better prices!
Stop by for breakfast, lunch, or dinner — Paulie's Pub and Eatery serves up all three meals.
Paulie's Pub and Eatery certainly has all your pub favorites to make an evening comfortable for the whole gang!
Visit Paulie's Pub and Eatery for some of the best British pub food in Milwaukee.
Gather up the whole crew and head to CiCi's Pizza for a night of pizza and fun.
It's pizza (and pasta) time! Find an endless selection of the foods you crave, and have fun eating your way through this Italian menu.
Little guys and gals will also love dining at this pizzeria, which offers a family-friendly environment (and menu).
Those with sensitive ears may want to stay away from this pizzeria, though, as it can get quite loud.
Leaving the couch is half the battle. Your foods awaits your pickup at this pizzeria.
Parking has never been easier at CiCi's Pizza, a restaurant located near a variety of parking selections.
For those who prefer to travel by bike, CiCi's Pizza is a great option due to its generous bike parking options.
CiCi's Pizza serves up great pieces of pizza in an even better atmosphere for entertaining you and your gang.
Not all pizzas are made the same. For a quality pie that packs in all the delicious flavors you love, be sure to stop by CiCi's Pizza.
Visit Applebee's and indulge in some good old-fashioned American cuisine.
Enjoy a drink with your dinner — this restaurant has a full bar to serve up a glass of wine, beer, or more.
Unwind on a budget, and enjoy happy hour's low-cost beers and simple eats.
Enjoy wifi here free of cost.
If you want to skip the weekday crowds, visit the restaurant over the weekend (and keep the restaurant's no-reservation rule in mind).
It doesn't get much more laid-back than Applebee's, so dress for comfort when you come.
If you're in a hurry, place an order for pickup instead.
We don't expect you to keep driving around the block to find metered parking. We've got some space for you here.
Commute by bike to Applebee's and find easy bike parking.
It's not the cheapest, it's not the most expensive, but it is the most delicious. Come to Applebee's for a great bite.
The best American dishes are cooked up by the great crew at Applebee's, and they're waiting to serve you!
Pick up a sandwich for lunch or save it for dinner — Jimmy John's serves easy-to-please subs.
Healthy food is in, as it should be, so come here for a tasty, low-fat and gluten-free bite.
Come order a flavorful feast at Jimmy John's, and sit outside if it's nice!
Don't sacrifice comfort for style — Jimmy John's' dress code is business casual, so guests can look and feel great.
Throwing a big party? Count on Jimmy John's to provide top-notch catering with the same great dishes you love.
Eating requires the perfect environment. This restaurant's pickup and delivery options let you choose where you want to dine.
Fed up with difficult parking? At Jimmy John's, you will find easy nearby parking and good eats.
Bike parking is quick and easy at Jimmy John's.
Stop by for breakfast, lunch, or dinner — Jimmy John's serves up all three meals.
The sandwiches at Jimmy John's are stacked with tasty ingredients, so swing by today and try one.
Whether you love them dunked in ranch dressing or smothered in barbecue sauce, the wings at West Allis' Buffalo Wild Wings will fit any taste.
Find time to peruse the wine list here — this restaurant offers a variety of drink options.
No need to splurge on a babysitter — tots will be right at home chowing down at this restaurant.
Buffalo Wild Wings offers an affordable happy hour.
Getting online is easy with Buffalo Wild Wings' free and convenient wifi.
The music and crowds can create quite a racket at Buffalo Wild Wings — noise levels can reach the upper registers.
If you're in a hurry, place an order for pickup instead.
Drivers will find parking not far from the restaurant.
Whether you're in the mood for AM eggs, a midday salad, or an evening entree, Buffalo Wild Wings provides service throughout the day.
Buffalo Wild Wings has more than just wings, but you may not need much else!
The vibrant orange walls are enough to make Antigua Latin Restaurant stand out, but owner and self-taught chef Nicolas Ramos appeals to his customers' other senses with a menu of contemporary Mexican, Latin American, and Spanish dishes. He taps into his family's experience in the restaurant industry-which spans across more than 50 years-to populate his dining room's blue tablecloths with Cuban sandwiches, paella, traditional tapas, and enchiladas crafted from fresh ingredients. Additionally, the eatery's culinary experts host hands-on cooking classes that instruct students on the finer points of preparing a Caribbean feast or using a shrink ray to transform an entree into an appetizer.
In a city famous for brats, fried cheese curds, frozen custard, and beer, trying to eat and drink healthy can seem daunting—impossible even. After all, you’re more likely to stumble into a bar than a grocery store in the state of Wisconsin. But there are ways to enjoy your dining experience without the phrase cholesterol levels, acid reflux, or food coma running through your brain. Read on to learn how to eat light in Milwaukee restaurants.
Embrace Your Inner Veg Head
The words vegetarian and healthy aren’t mutually exclusive. (Vegetarians who subsist solely on pasta and cheese pizza prove this point.) Luckily, some of the best restaurants in Milwaukee are vegetarian-friendly and serving up their fair share of salads, fresh-squeezed juice, and nutritious sandwiches.
Where to go: Riverwest Co-op Café cooks all of its food from scratch, using the same local, organic ingredients sold in its store.What to get: Start the day off with housemade maple granola and bananas, or go for bi bim bop, brown rice topped with steamed veggies and kimchi, for lunch or dinner.
Where to go: Beans & Barley, like Riverwest Co-op, doubles as a specialty grocery store and café.What to get: Try the always-fresh garden salad for a light lunch or fill up with a fan-favorite sweet-potato and bean burrito.Go for Small PlatesThe Midwest is known for its generous, some might say gargantuan, portion sizes. Enter tapas-style dining for those looking for high-quality food that doesn’t require a high-capacity stomach. Just remember: sharing is caring.
Where to go: La Merenda offers globally inspired small plates made with seasonal ingredients; cooks can often be seen plucking fresh herbs from the restaurant’s outdoor garden.Sample dishes: Rushing Waters pan-seared trout, prosciutto salad with arugula, seasonal tart of the day, and patatas bravas with chorizoWhere to go: Odd Duck serves a constantly rotating menu of small plates in four parts: Cheese, Charcuterie, Animal, and Vegetable.Sample dishes: Seared scallops, grilled bavette steak, gouda-stuffed Medjool dates, cucumber gazpacho, and maitake-mushroom crepesStock Up at a Local Farmers’ MarketWith more than 20 farmers’ markets in Milwaukee County, there are endless options to find locally culled fruits, vegetables, meat, dairy, and whatever else you might need to cook tonight’s dinner, or enjoy a healthy snack while on vacation.
Where to go: West Allis Farmers Market, located about 6 miles southwest of downtown Milwaukee, has been around since 1919.When to go: noon–6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and 1 p.m.–6 p.m. Saturday, May through NovemberWhat you’ll find: fresh radishes, asparagus, rhubarb, strawberries, raspberries, zucchini, squash, peas, snap beans, potatoes, corn, herb plants, and eggsWhere to go: The pup-friendly South Shore Farmers Market, which offers stunning views of Lake Michigan thanks to its location in South Shore Park.When to go: 8 a.m.–noon Saturday, mid-June through mid-OctoberWhat you’ll find: local honey, spring rolls, bubble tea, fresh crepes, raw oats and grains, and produce as far as the eye can seeWhen all else fails, get a bacon-stuffed bacon burger from Milwaukee Ale House and eat better tomorrow.Photo: Peach Salad by Ralph Daily under CC BY 2.0.