This week the Lowlands restaurant group opens its latest grand cafe in Wauwatosa, Cafe Bavaria. A formal grand opening is planned for Sunday, Feb. 16, but the restaurant's soft opening starts today. Cafe Bavaria promises a modern spin on the traditional German restaurant: No polka dancing or lederhosen, just German staples like schnitzel, sausages and pretzels (delivered from Munich), served with ...
Rich with zesty herbs, flavorful spices and fresh ingredients central to the Thua Thien-Hue Province of Vietnam, Hue Vietnamese Restaurant’s unique take on Vietnamese cuisine has made the restaurant a favorite in Bay View since it opened there in 2010. Owners Carina Tran and Mark Nielsen now hope to find similar success in another neighborhood: They announced that they will be opening a second l...
On Sept. 10, the Wisconsin Department of
Transportation (DOT) will award a contract for work to be done on the Watertown
Plank Interchange and the Highway 100/Union Pacific Railroad bridge over I-94
as part of the $1.7 billion Zoo Interchange reconst...
At the end of 2008 Sarah Jones and Cameryne Roberts
opened the doors of Juniper 61 on the border of Milwaukee and Wauwatosa. This
is the sister restaurant of Café Lulu, the popular spot in Bay View. While the
two have some
Michael Feker opened his first Il Mito in Walker’s Point 16 years ago.
It enjoyed modest success with a cuisine described as California-Mediterranean. His next location, open in
Wauwatosa since 2007, proved
There are two Mongolian barbecue restaurants in this area. The older
restaurant, and my preferred choice, is Genghis Khan (725 N. Mayfair Road,
Wauwatosa). The barbecue is a tabletop grill topped with a metal sheet.
A murder in Wauwatosa would raise brows even today, but it was even
more shocking in 1925, when 8-year-old Buddy Schumacher disappeared while
playing with friends on a summer day. Mysteriously, his body turned...
A poignant afternoon marked Gary John Gresl’s exhibition opening at Mount Mary College’s Marian Gallery. On display in “Gary John Gresl: An Assembler (Possible Solo Finale),” new and old works, both large and small drew a captive crowd on Sunday afternoon in tribute to the revered grand artist of assemblage. Gresl created six new works for the exhibition, which astonish and inspire those ...