Small plates

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Milwaukee's best small plates, 2019

Published Oct. 29, 2019

For the fourth year in a row, this Walker's Point gem has won over your hearts, minds and stomachs to be called the best small plates restaurant in Milwaukee. Odd Duck gave La Merenda a run for their money this year, but last years winner stayed on top for another year.

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Food Fight: Yay or nay on small plates?

Published Oct. 8, 2018

Are small plates just overpriced smaller portions of food? Or are they a great way to try a little bit of everything for, when added up, probably the price of a decent entree?

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What Chefs Eat: Molly Sullivan of Miss Molly's Cafe & Pastry Shop

Published May 2, 2018

There's no shortage of articles and television shows that showcase the dishes that chefs love to cook at their restaurants. But, what do they love to eat at the end of their exhausting 16-hour days? Or on their days off? In this installment we talk with Molly Sullivan of Miss Molly's Cafe & Pastry Shop.

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Milwaukee's best small plates, 2017

Published Oct. 15, 2017

There's a lot of competition in Milwaukee's small plate scene. However, La Merenda's inventive and internationally inspired small plate offerings take the top spot for tapas for the second year in a row.

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Milwaukee's best small plates, 2016

Published Oct. 10, 2016

They may be small, but the Cream City's small plates incite big opinions. In fact, this year's poll was a race to the finish. But, after giving up their spot to MOVIDA in 2015, Milwaukee's tapas titan La Merenda is back with a vengeance

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First look: Easy Tyger

Published Jan. 19, 2016

Deliciously composed dishes inspired by street food fare are the name of the game at Easy Tyger, a well-designed East Side small plates spot that offers diners the opportunity to "eat the world."

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Easy Tyger prepping to pounce onto Brady Street

Published Dec. 30, 2015

Easy Tyger is on the cusp of opening. And when it does, it will bring a bevy of international dishes inspired by the world's street food to the lively and eclectic Brady Street food scene.