Cocktailing and beer drinking are year-round sports in Milwaukee, but the peak season generally coincides with our all-too-brief flirtations with warm weather. Here are some spots to enjoy a cold one and social distance.
What's your favorite space to cozy up for a drink? Voters in our bar month poll have chosen their clear favorite... for the seventh year in a row.
Harbor House not only has an incredible view of Lake Michigan and the Downtown skyline; thanks to the voters in our best of dining poll, it also has a view from the top of our best view/patio category.
While we may be running out of summer, there's no shortage of outstanding patios in Milwaukee for one to waste those days and nights away. Here are just a few that shine in the summer sunlight and deserve a moment in the spotlight.
Beyond a concrete jungle of cement lots and warehouses on Bay View's North Edge lies one of Milwaukee's most hidden venues, and one of the city's worst kept secrets: Barnacle Bud's.
Once again Camp Bar, which has locations in Shorewood, the Third Ward and Wauwatosa, has topped the charts in the Best Atmosphere category, nabbing the title for the sixth straight year.
Once again, it's Harbor House at the head of the class for Milwaukee diners - including our own Lori Fredrich - meaning they get to enjoy the finest view of all: the view from the top.
After a seven-year run in the top position for one restaurant in this category, OnMilwaukee readers have picked a new favorite place for seafood.
Attention bar-hopping, patio-drinking, water-loving Milwaukeeans: You have a new favorite mode of transportation this summer. Water Taxi MKE debuts Saturday, operating along Milwaukee's rivers and providing rides by boat to bars, public docks, local landmarks and apartments on the water.
When it comes to patio drinking, Milwaukee just can't get enough of Barnacle Bud's. Since 2010, it has been voted best view / patio during bar month.
It's clear readers feel the best place to imbibe when the sun's still out (an overcast day is fine, too) is this Kinnickinnic River shack with the Floridian feel of a beach-style tiki hut, which includes an oyster bar and tropical drinks but without the searing sunburn.
One restaurant has had a six-year hold on this category in our annual Best of Dining readers' poll. Will it keep its title again this year? Click through to find out!
The last total solar eclipse to cross the contiguous United States was in 1979, more than 38 years ago. The next one won't be until April 2024. It's a big deal. Here are seven great places to see this singular moon-sun spectacle Monday afternoon in Milwaukee.
We 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.
The drinks are great. The company is fabulous. But sometimes it's the atmosphere that makes all the difference. What's your 2017 pick for best atmosphere in a bar? Find out here!