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Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014
You’ll get cabbage and plantains for a side dish with your entrée at Irie Palace, and you’ll like it. OK, that’s not a demand. But steamy strips of cabbage flecked with carrot and fried slices of the banana’s starchier relative are staples at Irie Palace (7506 W. Appleton Ave.), Milwaukee’s
Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013
Start the day with a warm cup of coffee at Café el Sol—and end the evening with a margarita. Housed on the lower level of that Walker’s Point success story, the sprawling United Community Center, Café el Sol has evolved
Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Plantains aplenty

A sign at the street corner simply proclaims, “Freddy’s back,” in reference to the Puerto Rican restaurant owned by Eliu and Julio Quinones. A decade ago, despite its dark and somewhat dreary interior, Freddy’s still attracted customers who appreciated authentic Puerto Rican food.