Exploring the wonders at Wonderland in Riverwest

Published Oct. 9, 2019

Currently, the Wonderland menu is slightly abbreviated, allowing for the kitchen to settle into a rhythm. But there's still plenty from which to choose for both breakfast and lunch, all at impressively reasonable prices.


Egg in a hole: This polyonymous dish might be the best breakfast ever

Published April 2, 2019

I know very few people who haven't eaten the dish often referred to as "egg in a hole" or "egg in a basket." In fact, nearly everyone I talk to has a fond memory of eating eggs fried in toast, the deceptively simple dish comprised of modified slices of (usually) buttered bread encasing a fried egg. But very few, I've found, can agree on the name.


Brunch at Kompali is both affordable and delicious

Published Aug. 24, 2018

After reading through the new brunch menu at Kompali, it sounded so good, we decided to try it out for ourselves. That was a very good decision. Not only are the brunch options delicious, they're also incredibly affordable.


Fiesta Cafe means more breakfast, brunch and lunch for Walker's Point

Published July 24, 2018

Fiesta Cafe, the new breakfast and lunch spot from the owners of Fiesta Garibaldi and Chicken Palace, opened quietly this weekend in Walker's Point. And we've got a preview of the space and the menu, which offers options for breakfast, lunch and brunch.


Birch + Butcher launches Sunday brunch service

Published Jan. 11, 2018

We got a first look at the brunch at Birch + Butcher, which offers a smattering of creative dishes in both small and larger plate formats, along with a nice selection of brunch-worthy drinks.


Milwaukee's best breakfast, 2016

Published Oct. 29, 2016

Will Blue's Egg win the title of best breakfast yet again - its fourth victory out of the last five years? Did Engine Company No. 3 catch fire with the voters? Or was it some other Cream City breakfast joint? Read on to find out!


Bieber eggs story way more important than net neutrality

Published Jan. 15, 2014

Sometimes, a story is just so complicated that reporters, editors and producers are just not smart enough to present it. And, sometimes, journalists are just too lazy and go after the easy story rather than the difficult one.


The little things are no yolk

Published Oct. 9, 2012

Sometimes it's the little things that make a meal worth remembering. Miss Katie's Diner, one of the Picciurro boys' places, does it right with the dish Bill Clinton made famous.


More Downtown breakfast options, now!

Published Nov. 4, 2006

I know that breakfast a tough economic nut to crack for restaurant owners, but if you build it people will come, if nothing else -- I will. I'm hungry for a killer breakfast in my Downtown. Let me have it!