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Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011

New restaurant adds South American touch to Silver City

The intersection of 34th Street and National Avenue, part of Milwaukee's Silver City neighborhood, is home to a number of restaurants serving food from Southeast Asia. Latin America is also represented, with a Mexican and Puerto Rican eatery...
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Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011

Fine bistro fare, moderate prices in relaxing setting

About 10 years ago Jacques Chaumet opened Jacques' French Café, not far from the Allen-Bradley complex. Chaumet, who hails from the south of France, brought some Gallic panache to Milwaukee's near-South Side...
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Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011

Short Orders

Sobelman's website is not so modestly named milwaukeesbestburgers.com, though many would agree with the assertion. Burgers made with certified Angus beef rule at the original location, in a classic Schlitz tavern (1900 W. St. Paul Ave.). A newer...
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Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011

The best Mexican restaurant to open in Milwaukee this year

Revolucion is a very ambitious Mexican restaurant in a modest location on Morgan Avenue. There are about a dozen tables surrounded by attractive décor featuring tasteful lighting and framed photos of Mexican revolutionaries. On every table is a...
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Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011

Short Orders

When thinking of German restaurants in Milwaukee, Karl Ratzsch's and Mader's immediately come to mind. In West Allis, it is the veteran Kegel's Inn (5901 W. National Ave.). The same family has operated Kegel's—a charming place with stained glass...
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Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011

Small plates, craft drinks bring Brazil to Milwaukee

The unique Sabor is Milwaukee's only restaurant with a Brazilian theme. The churrascaria offers an all-you-can-eat feast, complete with soup, side dishes, one of the best salad bars in the area, and a variety of grilled meats. Dinners typically...
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Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011

Short Orders

The heart of old Elm Grove has been a construction scene this summer, what with the rebuilding of Watertown Plank Road. But all of the businesses remain open, including the Silver Spur...
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Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011

Milwaukee Street restaurant offers authentic Cuban fare

Cuban restaurants are not new to Milwaukee—past examples include Lazara's and Hemingway's Old Havana—but currently only one remains. Cubanitas, which opened eight years ago, is still going strong. Part of the Bianchini restaurant group that includes the Mexican restaurant...