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Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013

Afghanistan, a country without rules

 Afghanistan has often been called unconquerable, the “graveyard of empires,” but as Tamim Ansary argues in his witty overview of that country’s history, truisms aren’t always entirely true. Ansary reminds readers that
Thursday, April 5, 2012

River views, comfy bar add to the charm

John Hawks is a British-themed pub that has long been one of Downtown's most popular places for casual fare. Robert Bell founded Hawks in 1971 in a spot two blocks away from its current location. The move to today's spot on Wisconsin Avenue...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
It's not exactly a tea-and-scones, steak-and-kidney pie kind of place, but there are touches of England among the tap beers, on the menu and in the decor...
Monday, Aug. 22, 2011

Rob Young delves deep into strange, wonderful characters

Very few of the artists featured in Rob Young's Electric Eden: Unearthing Britain's Visionary Music (Faber & Faber) have left a legacy clearly discernable to anyone who is not a serious observer of the British folk scene of the 1960s. Donovan, Nick Drake, Fairport Convention, Steeleye Span...
Wednesday, April 13, 2011

City Guide Dining Guide

The 2011 City Guide to Milwaukee's British cuisine.
Friday, April 9, 2010

Metro Milwaukee Dining Guide

From the beer list to the menu to the soccer fans lined at the bar, The Dogs Bollocks is an authentic British pub without the clichés. The pub offers standard British food, as well as American favorites. The fish and chips are always popular, but the chicken curry is something special. Cold sandwiches and sides are always...