Get your ass in here

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Get Your Ass In Here: Ned's Pizza

Published Jan. 16, 2019

Since 1969, Ned's Pizza on 27th Street has quietly but firmly dominated the classic pizza scene. Some call it the "Zaffiro's of the South." Get in there, Milwaukee.

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Get Your Ass In Here: Maria's Pizza

Published Jan. 14, 2019

Adore that old school restaurant? That quirky bar? "Get your ass in here" is a new series highlighting original and extraordinary local businesses that are thriving, but to ensure continued success, need our asses there on a regular basis.

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Get Your Ass In Here: El Salvador Restaurant

Published Feb. 16, 2018

El Salvador Restaurant, 2316 S. 6th St., is Milwaukee's (and possibly Wisconsin's) only Salvadoran eatery. If you've never gone out for pupusas, put it on your list for 2018.

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Get Your Ass in Here: WasteCap Resource Solutions

Published Feb. 13, 2018

A few years ago I did a story about the great salvage and reuse work being done by WasteCap Resource Solutions, 2123 W. Michigan St., near the Marquette campus. Lately, it's been getting some pretty great items you can buy.

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Get Your Ass In Here: Ethiopian Cottage

Published Feb. 2, 2018

Valentine's Day is Ethiopian Cottage's 11-year anniversary and the intimacy of the dining experience definitely lends itself to a romantic meal.

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Get Your Ass In Here: Voyageur Books

Published Jan. 12, 2018

This fresh, tidy - dare we say quaint? - bookshop is located in Bay View and run by two former Renaissance Books employees.

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Get Your Ass In Here: Polonez

Published Dec. 8, 2017

Milwaukee boasts the fifth largest Polish population in the United States and yet has only one Polish restaurant, Polonez. Pierogis, anyone?

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Get Your Ass In Here: Fischberger's Variety

Published Nov. 24, 2017

So far this series has identified some of our favorite restaurants that we hope stay in business for a long time, but there are a few retail shops we hope stick around forever, too. Like Fischberger's.

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Get Your Ass In Here: Nite Owl

Published Oct. 27, 2017

Nite Owl makes the series this week not because they are short on business but because, literally, we have one week to get into the iconic local diner before they close for the season.

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Get Your Ass In Here: Mader's

Published Oct. 20, 2017

Sit at the Knight's Bar inside Mader's, order something in a stein, have a schnitzel sandwich and live the good German life for awhile.

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Get Your Ass In Here: Three Brothers

Published Oct. 13, 2017

Dining at Three Brothers is the polar opposite of grabbing a bite to eat: it's an experience that's rich in culture, customer service and cuisine.