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OT: Milwaukee Restaurant/Food/Beer/Entertainment Discussion

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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#271 » by trwi7 » Thu Nov 8, 2012 12:35 am

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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#273 » by trwi7 » Fri Nov 16, 2012 5:28 am

Pizza Man is going to reopen on Downer Avenue.
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#274 » by Chuck Diesel » Fri Nov 16, 2012 5:58 am

If you guys are ever in Chicago and don't have immediate cardiovascular concerns, Cafecito's "Chivito" really needs to be sampled. One of the best sandwiches in the city. The Pollo Chipolte also goes down way too easy.

http://www.cafecitochicago.com/menu
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#275 » by Buck You » Sat Dec 22, 2012 11:20 pm

What are your guys' opinions on the best and worst bars you have been to in the milwaukee area?

For me:
Best: Bad Genie
Worst: Annies Place
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#276 » by skones » Mon Dec 24, 2012 6:53 pm

Buck You wrote:What are your guys' opinions on the best and worst bars you have been to in the milwaukee area?

For me:
Best: Bad Genie
Worst: Annies Place


I go to Bad Genie really often. I also like Flannery's, The Garage, and Rogue's Gallery.
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#277 » by Ill-yasova » Fri Dec 28, 2012 1:14 am

I got a great beer related present from my mother-in-law this past Christmas. She gave me eight beers from the Mikkeller One Hop Series. They're all IPAs that were brewed using only one variety of hop, some of which aren't even generally used for IPAs. Haven't tried any of them yet, but I'm about to crack open a Mt. Hood followed by a Saaz. Both of these hops are usually used for lagers and pilsners so I'm pretty excited to see how they taste in these beers.
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#278 » by KidA24 » Fri Dec 28, 2012 1:31 am

Ill-yasova wrote:I got a great beer related present from my mother-in-law this past Christmas. She gave me eight beers from the Mikkeller One Hop Series. They're all IPAs that were brewed using only one variety of hop, some of which aren't even generally used for IPAs. Haven't tried any of them yet, but I'm about to crack open a Mt. Hood followed by a Saaz. Both of these hops are usually used for lagers and pilsners so I'm pretty excited to see how they taste in these beers.
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That is an awesome present. I look forward to a full report!
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#279 » by mattg » Fri Dec 28, 2012 1:37 am

Buck You wrote:What are your guys' opinions on the best and worst bars you have been to in the milwaukee area?

For me:
Best: Bad Genie
Worst: Annies Place

Annie's place in Hales Corners haha?
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Post#280 » by SpursNBucks » Fri Dec 28, 2012 2:36 am

The places I probably miss the most our Zifaro's Pizza on Farwell and Copps Burgers. Landmark Bowl was a good grunge hangout where you could play pool, bowl, and drink cheap- the only problem was it was reaching new stink levels when I left. There was a very cool bar that I liked it was a few blocks off Brady - kind of in a residential area- had shuffleboard and pool- just a nice laid back atmosphere.
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Post#281 » by KidA24 » Fri Dec 28, 2012 6:42 am

SpursNBucks wrote:The places I probably miss the most our Zifaro's Pizza on Farwell and Copps Burgers. Landmark Bowl was a good grunge hangout where you could play pool, bowl, and drink cheap- the only problem was it was reaching new stink levels when I left. There was a very cool bar that I liked it was a few blocks off Brady - kind of in a residential area- had shuffleboard and pool- just a nice laid back atmosphere.


That would be Thurman's, I believe. Also, Landmark is much, much more tolerable since the smoking ban went into effect.
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#282 » by Garbs_7 » Fri Dec 28, 2012 6:56 am

Meaning to post this for a while but Ian's Pizza near Scooter's bar (I think) in Milwaukee was awesome when I was there. Delicious slice of pizza.

Smokey's a Bandit I believe it was called was legit.
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#283 » by RiotPunch » Fri Dec 28, 2012 8:11 am

Garbs_7 wrote:Meaning to post this for a while but Ian's Pizza near Scooter's bar (I think) in Milwaukee was awesome when I was there. Delicious slice of pizza.

Smokey's a Bandit I believe it was called was legit.


Ian's is a glorious pizza chain that started in Madison. I met the father of "Ian" not too long ago. Delicious drunk food. :)
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#284 » by crkone » Tue Jan 1, 2013 6:43 pm

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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#285 » by crkone » Fri Jan 11, 2013 6:54 pm

Anyone notice any Hopslam in yet? Rays in Tosa said they may get some in next week.
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Post#286 » by Ill-yasova » Fri Jan 11, 2013 7:29 pm

crkone wrote:Anyone notice any Hopslam in yet? Rays in Tosa said they may get some in next week.

I was at Woodmans yesterday and didn't see any, but I'm keeping an eye out. Also for all of the IPA lovers out there, you're gonna want to stop out and pick this up...
http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/220/74986
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Possibly the best IPA on the market and sporting a 98 on BA and a 99 on Rate Beer. Limited Release so hurry, hurry!
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#287 » by EzeDoesIt » Fri Jan 11, 2013 7:35 pm

The KK strip in Bay View has a lot of good restaurants; Sven's, Hi Fi Cafe, Honeypie, Hue, etc. Then further north you have Cafe Lulu's and all that.
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#288 » by Buck You » Fri Jan 11, 2013 8:14 pm

mattg wrote:
Buck You wrote:What are your guys' opinions on the best and worst bars you have been to in the milwaukee area?

For me:
Best: Bad Genie
Worst: Annies Place

Annie's place in Hales Corners haha?

Yes, terribad.
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Post#289 » by crkone » Fri Jan 11, 2013 9:06 pm

http://www.jsonline.com/blogs/lifestyle/186519761.html

Sprecher has a "hard" root beer. I don't know about that one...
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Re: OT: Restaurant/Food/Beer Discussion 

Post#290 » by crkone » Thu Jan 17, 2013 10:13 pm

Ill-yasova wrote:
crkone wrote:Anyone notice any Hopslam in yet? Rays in Tosa said they may get some in next week.

I was at Woodmans yesterday and didn't see any, but I'm keeping an eye out. Also for all of the IPA lovers out there, you're gonna want to stop out and pick this up...
http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/220/74986
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Possibly the best IPA on the market and sporting a 98 on BA and a 99 on Rate Beer. Limited Release so hurry, hurry!



Bought a sixer of that, and its great. Also got some of this:

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