Milwaukee Beer Bistro in Riverwest announced today that it will be closing its doors after service this weekend. But it'll be going out with a bang.
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Riverwest's Milwaukee Beer Bistro will host a preview party celebrating its national debut on the Travel Channel's "Food Paradise" on Oct. 30. The episode will feature eight "Super Sandwiches" from around the U.S., including one from the Riverwest spot.
Another Milwaukee venue will be showcased on the Travel Channel in the coming months.
There are tons of great restaurants and great dishes in Milwaukee. We talked to some of the best chefs in this town, asking for recipes that are unique to them and that can be made by a home cook without having to spend six years in a famous culinary school. Here is one final feast of recipes.
In honor of the seven new original tunes on "First Name Lucky," the new CD by Milwaukee blues outfit Tweed Funk, we hit guitarist J.D. Optekar with seven questions about the WAMI Award-winning band, which has released three records in three years.
Beer has never been my drink of choice, and I don't know anything about craft beers. If I have three beers a year, you could say I am on a real binge. So it was with more than a little curiosity and trepidation that my wife and I went to dinner at the Milwaukee Beer Bistro. Imagine my surprise then when I had a great dinner, including the best Brussels sprouts I have ever had. And I mean by a big margin.
The Milwaukee Beer Bistro - in the former Rio West Cantina space - opens to the public tonight. To celebrate the grand opening, there will be free beer from 5 to 7 p.m.