Walker's Point

Originally a fur trading post, Walker's Point – one of three settlements that merged to create the City of Milwaukee – is a residential and industrial neighborhood that's home to many bars and restaurants with an emphasis on LGBTQ bars, Latino eateries and the latest in dining trends. The residential areas are inhabited by a diverse group of people and boast a vibrant Latino flavor.

Businesses near Walker's Point

Upcoming events near Walker's Point

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

Dec. 19, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

Dec. 26, 2017 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

Jan. 2, 2018 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

Jan. 9, 2018 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

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Tuesday Swing Dance Night

Jan. 16, 2018 8:00 p.m.
Wherehouse - 818 S. Water St.

Jumpin' Jive Swing Dance Lesson 8pm Cost $7 No partner neede...

Articles about Walker's Point


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Wayward Kitchen Co. is closed

Dec. 13, 2017 10:50 a.m.

After almost four years, to the day, in business, Wayward Kitchen Co., 1407 S. 1st St., quietly closed last week.

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Full of Beans Cafe is now open and serving up cozy coffee comfort

Dec. 11, 2017 7:03 a.m.

In September, we announced the news that a new cafe was moving into the newly renovated Mabbett and Breeds building at 184 S. 2nd St. in Walker's Point. And, beginning today, the cozy cafe is officially open to the public and decorated for the holidays to boot.

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Farewell, La Fuente

Nov. 27, 2017 7:58 p.m.

The super-cheesy Tex-Mex entrees and not-handcrafted margaritas served in glasses with cactus-shaped stems went out with first-run episodes of "Friends" for a lot of people. But I never stopped liking La Fuente.

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O'Lydia's unveils new menu

Nov. 26, 2017 3:03 p.m.

Last week, O'Lydia's, 338 S. 1st St., introduced a new menu that focuses on "elevated bar food and sharable appetizers," according to manager Rick Sackett.

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New space elevates local artist from depths of depression

Nov. 25, 2017 7:59 p.m.

Eight weeks ago, artist Clive Promhows was lying on his couch in his Walker's Point studio called Live Artists Studio thoroughly depressed and miserable and wondering where he was going and what he was doing. By this weekend, he was elated.