Coffee shop

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The Steaming Cup in Waukesha to reopen later this week after Aug. 14 fire

Published Aug. 28, 2018

It's been a tough couple of weeks for three Waukesha-based businesses. Spring City Wine House, The Clarke Hotel and The Steaming Cup all sustained damages after a fire broke out in Downtown Waukesha earlier this month. But The Steaming Cup will reopen later this week.

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Today's buzz: Vennture Brew Co. is officially open

Published July 10, 2018

The day has arrived. You can now, officially, grab a really great cup of morning coffee (as early as 5 a.m.) as well as your pre- or post-dinner pint of beer, all at the same place. Even better, you can do it in the company of a group of like-minded, community driven people.

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Seize the meowment: Sip & Purr cat cafe opens today

Published June 1, 2018

Cat lovers rejoice. Today is the day you can officially check out the new Sip & Purr cat cafe on Milwaukee's East Side. We've got a preview of what to expect including food, beverage and adorable cats for your viewing enjoyment.

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Eat This Now: Mini cherry pie at Full of Beans Cafe

Published May 30, 2018

If you ask food editor Lori Fredrich, she'll say there's not nearly enough pie in this town. Of course, that makes her even more grateful for spots like Honeypie, Hatched and the relatively new Full of Beans Cafe in Walker's Point.

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Bar manager David Kotke has had "colorful" journey to Hudson Business Lounge

Published March 20, 2018

David Kotke has spent nearly 40 years in the service industry, developing a caring, affable and sassy style with customers. He's also lived a "colorful" life, competing in national male beauty pageants as Mr. Gay Wisconsin. Now he's the bar manager at Hudson Business Lounge, calling it a "fun journey."

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

Published Dec. 11, 2017

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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Coffee and homemade pie on the docket for new Full of Beans Cafe

Published Sept. 12, 2017

What is it you look for in a coffee shop? A relaxed vibe? Great coffee? Something to nibble? A quiet space to read a book or get work done? Those are all things JoAnn and Rob Hausknecht hope to bring to Full of Beans Cafe, a coffee shop opening in Walker's Point.

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A look at Stone Creek's new Harwood Avenue Cafe in Wauwatosa

Published Aug. 7, 2017

The new Stone Creek Cafe at 7954 Harwood Ave. in Wauwatosa officially opened its doors today. And when we arrived early this afternoon, the cafe was alive with folks getting their first peek at the new coffee shop.

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Kickapoo Coffee opens Dec. 19 in the Third Ward

Published Dec. 16, 2015

The anticipated Kickapoo Coffee shop on Erie Street in Milwaukee's Third Ward has announced that it will host its grand opening this weekend. Lori Fredrich visited the coffee shop this morning and has a full report.