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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...
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Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011

Outdoor terrace adds new touch to longtime favorite

Harry's Bar & Grill is one of the few real bars in Shorewood, a place where you can feel comfortable drinking a beer and watching a baseball game on the flat-panel TVs. But Harry's also is very much a restaurant, with an international bistro approach and fare that includes fish...
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Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011
Gas stations are not what they used to be—and for those looking for food, that's a good thing. One example is the Walker's Point Plaza Mobil station, located between First and Second streets. The site offers a convenience store, a car wash, a liquor store and two small restaurants offering...
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Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011

Expect low prices, friendly service and Friday fish fries

Milwaukee's streetscape is filled with corner taverns dating from the 1890s to the early parts of the 20th century, before Prohibition temporarily ended the party. A typical example is located at the corner of South First and West Florida streets, just south of the Third Ward...
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Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011

Short Orders

The action starts early at Bosley on Brady (815 E. Brady St.), thanks to a 4-6 p.m. weekday “happy hour” that offers appetizers at bargain prices. For $5, diners can enjoy items like fried calamari, steak tacos or tropical ceviche. Some great pistachio-crusted scallops...
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Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011

Authentic food makes Waukesha restaurant a destination

Meiji Cuisine, located on Waukesha's northeast side, offers diners a split personality. Patrons will find two dining areas, separated by a bar. The first area specializes in Japanese food, featuring a sushi bar and a few hibachi tables. The second area, which highlights a Chinese menu, is even more...