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.

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First look: Laughing Tap

Jan. 14, 2020 12:42 p.m.

After a few years without a local comedy club, Brew City finally remedied the situation with last weekend's opening of Laughing Tap, 706 S. 5th St. The first two shows both sold out.

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Cena Familiar sets the table for good cooking, great community

Jan. 6, 2020 6:01 p.m.

As I scrolled through social media, I observed that an abundance of people will strive to be better friends and partners, focus on emotional and physical wellness, and live in the now in the new year. And Cena Familiar, a farm-to-table dinner at Botanica Galactica, offers all of the above.

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Brewery spelunking: Proximity Malt

Jan. 2, 2020 9:02 a.m.

Back when this was one of the beer capitals of the world, the city was also home to an impressive array of maltsters. Even today, in a much different brewing environment, Milwaukee is home to two malting companies, including the hometown-born-and-bred Proximity Malt.

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Holiday hidden gem: Fluid on 2nd

Dec. 27, 2019 9:01 a.m.

You may have noticed that after two decades, Fluid on 2nd, 819 S. 2nd St., in Walker's Point, recently changed its logo. That new design also gave owner Bill Wardlow inspiration for a theme for this year's holiday decor in the tavern, which he describes as, "a progressive gay bar ... open to everyone."