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Milwaukee's best wings, 2019

Published Oct. 16, 2019

Points East Pub scores its sixth straight victory in the OnMilwaukee readers' poll for best wings. Tomken's, which finished second last year, holds its position.

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Milwaukee's best wings, 2018

Published Oct. 15, 2018

Points East Pub scores its fifth straight victory in the OnMilwaukee readers' poll for best wings. Tomken's, which finished fourth last year, takes over the No. 2 position in 2018.

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Milwaukee's best wings, 2017

Published July 29, 2018

Points East Pub scores its fourth straight victory in the OnMilwaukee readers' poll for best wings. Elsa's, which finished third last year, takes over the No. 2 position in 2017.

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West Allis bar guide

Published March 31, 2018

With so many options, it's becoming increasingly more difficult to stereotype Stallis. The changing demographic of residents and ever-growing entertainment options are morphing it into a less predictable part of town.

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Milwaukee's best wings

Published July 29, 2016

Points East Pub's wings pack a powerful punch. You won't kick yourself for waiting for these delicious wings -- though the wait could be a little shorter thanks to a new addition at the bar that will open soon.

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TomKen's celebrates remodel with relaunch party

Published April 5, 2016

TomKen's Friendly Fried Chicken, 8001 W. Greenfield Ave., will host a relaunch party on Saturday, April 9 to celebrate the massive remodel of the space that was completed earlier this year.

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First Look: TomKen's bar and restaurant completes remodel

Published Jan. 15, 2016

The renovation process started in August at TomKen's, 8001 W. Greenfield Ave., and was completed this week. The space is majorly transformed but, luckily for customers, the wings and fried chicken remain the same.

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Milwaukee's best takeout, 2015

Published Nov. 17, 2015

Another new category in this year's OnMilwaukee Best of Dining poll brings a new winner to the forefront, as the Tosa-based Hawai'ian market, deli and caterer Ono Kine Grindz took the prize for Milwaukee's best takeout.

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TomKen's restaurant undergoes major renovation

Published Aug. 18, 2015

Because of the popularity of the restaurant, TomKen's Friendly Fried Chicken will undergo a major renovation and expansion project that started quietly this week and will, hopefully, conclude in October. Don't worry, Wing Night isn't going anywhere.

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Take the Milwaukee challenge: Magoo's wings vs. TomKen's wings

Published Oct. 23, 2014

A few years ago, we OnMilwaukee.com editorial staffers did a couple wings challenges, but pitting places on the eastern sides of town -- Bay View, Downtown, East Side. This time, we decided to pit two beloved and acclaimed West Allis institutions to the test: TomKen's and Magoo's.

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A guide to bars near Wisconsin State Fair Park

Published Aug. 7, 2010

It's an opportune time to list some of quirky little bars within walking distance of the Fair grounds. Check them out if you need a place to meet friends before or after the Fair or just a cool place to grab a refreshing beverage to wash down your food on a stick. All have character, charisma and comfort.