Published: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:16:01 CDT
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:19:00 CDTAccording to a sign on the door, G-Daddy's BBC, 2022 E. North Ave., is closed.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:01:00 CDTWe hope you all had fun celebrating National Beer Day earlier this month. But do you know what's better than a whole day dedicated to beer? Seven whole days dedicated to beer! Cue Milwaukee Beer Week, running now through April 29.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:36:00 CDTNow that spring is just about to kick off, you'll be able to raise the first of many steins at an area beer garden soon.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:46:00 CDTIt's Milwaukee Beer Week, and there's no better news to share than the expansion of one of the city's favorite urban breweries. Good City Brewing will add square footage to its taproom, along with a rooftop patio and extended beer distribution.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:01:00 CDTEnjoy pub trivia? You know, a night with friends, wrangling tough questions and enjoying a few pints of beer? Well, beginning Monday, April 25, you can get your trivia on at Company Brewing.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 21:11:00 CDTWhen it comes to profiling the hidden gems of Milwaukee's bar scene, the underground places quietly but essentially woven into the city's fabric, what could be more apt than a bar located literally underground. That's the case for Monica's on Astor.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:04:00 CDTAfter 10 years in business, the Oakcrest Tavern in Shorewood is closed.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:01:00 CDTYour Milwaukee Bucks are in the playoffs! If you can't make it to the festive atmosphere at the BMO Harris Bradley Center pull up a stool at any one of these great options.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:02:00 CDTIf and when marijuana is legalized in Wisconsin, what does this mean for Wisconsin - specifically the beloved beer industry?
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 17:01:00 CDTThis weekend, for the Brewers' series against the Cardinals at Miller Park, Third Space Brewing is helping fans tailgate with a very special and authentically Milwaukee experience: "The World's First Growler-Sausage Drive-Thru." Beer, brats, baseball.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 10:01:00 CDTCocktailing is a year-round sport in Milwaukee, but the peak season generally coincides with our all-too-brief flirtation with warm weather. We've enjoyed a pleasant spring, which has provided ample opportunity to visit some of the city's spots and check out a few new venues for al fresco drinking and fun.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 11:02:00 CDTMilwaukee needed a new toast for the city that was even more Milwaukee. After weeks of voting, you selected "414, Let's Have One More!" and Mayor Tom Barrett joined us to unveil it on Friday, April 14, which, of course, is "Milwaukee Day."
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 14:03:00 CDTDowntown Milwaukee will be getting a strip club, which could open well before the Bucks' new arena in 2018, thanks to a measure that is expected to win Common Council approval next week.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:08:00 CDTTo celebrate 150 years of family brewing tradition, the Leinenkugels are throwing a party - and you're invited.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:07:00 CDTWith a small-batch craft brewery, gastropub-style restaurant and outdoor beer garden, which effectively blend its historic and contemporary elements, the new Pabst Milwaukee Brewery appeals to both the wistful reminiscents and move-Milwaukee-forward types. Here's a look inside.
Fri, 7 Apr 2017 17:04:00 CDTThis is the first in a new bar series called "Hidden Gems." Debra Mickey opened Mamie's, 3300 W. National Ave., in 1981 and has continued to improve the space - indoors and out - ever since.
Fri, 7 Apr 2017 15:06:00 CDTIn Wisconsin, any day is a great day for a beer - today even more so, however, because it's National Beer Day. In that spirit, here are nine of the best ways to have the most satisfying, suds-filled National Beer Day possible in Milwaukee.
Thu, 6 Apr 2017 16:56:00 CDTThe South Shore Terrace beer garden - launched in 2015 by Milwaukee County Parks in partnership with MillerCoors - will crack open (depending on the weather) the start of beer garden season with an opening day celebration on Wednesday, April 12.
Thu, 6 Apr 2017 11:01:00 CDTBroken Bat Brewing Company, the Third Ward's first brewery and tap room, opens on Friday. And we've got the first look at the space, which (surprise, surprise!) pays homage to the all-American sport of baseball.
Wed, 5 Apr 2017 18:01:00 CDTWestallion Brewing Company, the first brewery in West Allis, is open to the public. OnMilwaukee stopped in today for a tour and a Facebook Live.
Sun, 2 Apr 2017 05:02:00 CDTDespite the fact that Miller was the smallest of Milwaukee's big four brewers early in the 20th century, it was a big-time player in tied houses. As important as that real estate was in selling beer, it also helped the brewery survive Prohibition and the Depression.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 19:02:00 CDTWhen Michael Anderson moved back to Milwaukee from Atlanta last year, he was blown away by the changes here. The Third Ward was booming with bustle and business but something less energizing had changed about the North Side, too. There were no longer any black gay bars or clubs.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:56:00 CDTTwo votes. That's all that separated first and second place in the best theme bar category this year, one of the tightest and most competitive contests of the entire month. Would it be Safe House or Camp Bar on top?
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:06:00 CDTSoulBoxer Cocktail Co. will launch a Bourbon Old Fashioned in April 2017 that will be the company's second ready-to-pour cocktail.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:01:00 CDTWhen it's time to grab some drinks, where is your favorite place to go? Is it Brady Street? Bay View? Walker's Point? Milwaukee voted and here's what bar district they determined you should be hanging out at.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:01:00 CDTAccording to a post on its website, Bend, Oregon-based Deschutes Brewery will bring its Street Pub tour of outdoor events to Milwaukee on Saturday, July 22. A location hasn't yet been announced, but the event is described as "family-friendly" and runs from 2 to 10 p.m.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:32:00 CDTThanks to MillerCoors, many beer-deprived beer-drinkers nationwide will never have to leave their couches, with the new "Miller Lite On-Demand" home services. But because Drizly, the alcohol-ordering app that connects customers and retailers, is not in Wisconsin yet, we have to wait for our beer.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:47:00 CDTWhether you're heading to the game, catching one on the road or just looking to raise your glass amongst fellow Brewers fans, you'll find plenty of great bar options around Miller Park - and many of them will drop you off right at the front gate.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:59:00 CDTWith another Brewers season upon us, plenty of fans are looking for a ride to the ballpark. It's a safe alternative, if you're planning to drink - and even if you aren't, parking can be a nightmare at Miller Park. Plus, it's always fun to have somewhere to go before or after the game to celebrate (or commiserate) with your fellow Brew Crew lovers.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:56:00 CDTWith craft breweries popping up all over Brew City, who claimed the prize of Milwaukee's best brewery tour? Find out now!
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:01:00 CDTWhat's better than a delicious, rich milkshake or a frosty ice cream float? How about a milkshake or float spiked with a bit of alcohol? Boozy milkshakes and floats are popping up all over the city these days. And here's just a few of the spots where you can find them.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:56:00 CDTAfter voting Milwaukee Ale House for a four-year term as president of the Best Live Music in a Bar category, OnMilwaukee readers went a new way in 2017. Read on to find out who is the new king of the bar room concert.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:04:00 CDTGreat Lakes Distillery announced today that the Milwaukee Brewers, starting this season, will serve cocktails made from Kinnickinnic Whiskey, Rehorst Gin and Roaring Dan's Rum at Miller Park.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:36:00 CDTTha Circle recently opened in the former Treats tavern space, 2221 N. Humboldt Blvd. The sports-themed bar also offers DJ and karaoke nights on Wednesdays.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:06:00 CDTFor the first time, our Bar Month survey wanted to know your favorite craft brewery in the Brew City - and apparently, even with all of the many mouth-watering options Milwaukee has, the decision was an easy one.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:01:00 CDTAmari - bitter Italian digestifs - are just beginning to take off in Milwaukee. And thanks to a growing number of bitter-loving barkeeps, there are several places where you can get an introduction to these deliciously bitter after-dinner liqueurs.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:07:00 CDTRecently, OnMilwaukee stopped in to Junior's Hook to talk with Matthew "Sherm" Sherman about football, the bar biz, his upcoming fatherhood, Miller Lite and more.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 10:01:00 CDTA good Sunday Funday includes a number of brunch cocktails, right? But how about a beer-based one? I put a few to a taste test.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 09:05:00 CDTThe family-owned Jo-Cat's is a Brady Street staple with a down-to-earth environment featuring good music, affordable drinks and a friendly, upbeat vibe. What more do you need when rallying with your favorite females?
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:20:00 CDTIn Milwaukee, before a bachelor becomes a husband, apparently, he must first be a gentleman. For the sixth year in a row, Silk Exotic was voted by readers as the best bar for a bachelor party / boys' night out.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:53:00 CDTLa Cage Niteclub, 801 S. 2nd St., recently went into foreclosure and a public auction will be held on March 27, 2017.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:23:00 CDTA complex of four buildings on a prominent East Side corner has been up for sale for a while. The buildings, from 2012-2028 E. North Ave., have long been fixtures on the neighborhood's bar and dining scene.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:01:00 CDTThere's nothing quite like a great drink special to help you unwind after a long day. We've done an exhaustive search and found Milwaukee's happiest Happy Hours.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:01:00 CDTLast year was the very first year for the Best Milwaukee Drink category. And you gave it up for The Wicked Hop's Bloody Mary. But can that Brew City staple take the title again this year?
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:04:00 CDTA lot has changed in Milwaukee over the years, and especially in Bay View. But one thing that's remained constant for nearly 126 years is the white clapboard tavern on the corner of Ellen Street, where Kinnickinnic Avenue bends off to the right.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:09:00 CDTIn Milwaukee, few bars have "all you can drink" nights anymore. Adam "Hawk" Griffin, owner of Fire on Water, offered it at his bar every Thursday night for years, but got rid of it in 2016.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:01:00 CDTI have taken a bath with a glass of wine before, and I have drank coffee while showering, but last night I joined the ranks of millions (?) and experienced my first showerbeer.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:01:00 CDTWe can almost feel the summer breeze, so patio drinking season is in sight. What is the best patio to enjoy cocktails, beer and more? Find out here.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:01:00 CDTFree Pour, a new Milwaukee-based company, wants to de-mystify mixology for the home cocktail enthusiast. They do so using both public and private classes that teach average Joes how to make great cocktails in the comfort of their own homes.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:02:00 CDTBrew City has always loved a drink. Here were six places to get 'em in old Milwaukee.