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Dining Out
Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Distil serves craft cocktails and crafty dishes for lighter appetites

Distil first brought its craft cocktails to Milwaukee in the fall of 2010. The main room is long and dark, there are no windows and the bar runs nearly the full length of the
Dining Out
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
 This is the time of year when the Twisted Fisherman Crab Shack (1200 W. Canal St.) changes in character. In winter it is a rather small place but this time of the year the
Dining Out
Monday, June 3, 2013

Short Orders

Kanpai (408 E. Chicago St.) opened its doors last summer offering a unique combination of spectacular sushi presentations combined with small plates of Asian fusion. Jalapeño poppers will be filled with wagyu beef
Dining Out
Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Jake’s new venue shows attention to detail

 Just over a year ago, Jake and Karen Replogle opened a burger joint in Brookfield. The Replogles also own the far older Jake’s steakhouse just a short walk down the road from their new restaurant, located in the former Haute
Dining Out
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
 It was not that long ago when the number of local Vietnamese restaurants could be counted with one finger. Now they are relatively abundant, with several Milwaukee locations and outposts in Wauwatosa and Bayside. Most of the
Dining Out
Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Elephant Café offers good Thai at reasonable prices

Perhaps the area around the intersection of Brady and Farwell should be called Little Bangkok as there are so many Thai restaurants in the neighborhood. EE-Sane, Jow Nai Fouquet, Mai Thai and Thai-Namite have been
Dining Out
Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Emerging from a fire with a menu worth exploring

At the end of last year the Palms Bistro did a major makeover and reopened as Bourbon & Tunns. All of the tropical touches were removed and replaced with a spare look of exposed brick walls and dark wooden furnishings
Dining Out
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
 The Lagniappe Brasserie (17001 W. Greenfield Ave., New Berlin) serves some fine continental fare in a charming setting. The interior has a countrified French feel in a location surrounded by suburbia. The menu changes