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Get your ass in here: Milwaukee dining classics need your help

Published March 26, 2020

Here are some - not all - of the long-lived, family-run Milwaukee restaurants that have become Brew City classics, all of which can, like everyone else, use your help. "We are trying our best to stay alive," says Nite Owl's Chris Roepke, succinctly.

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Join Von Trier for its 40th anniversary this weekend

Published July 16, 2018

After four decades and one brief scare last year, Von Trier is still an East Side staple. And if that's not worth celebrating, then we don't know what is. Well, Von Trier agrees, as the bar will host a 40th anniversary party on Sunday, July 22.

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Von Trier reopens today and here's what to expect

Published Feb. 9, 2018

German-themed Von Trier was going to be a mid-century lounge. Then it wasn't. Now, after six weeks of renovations, owner John Sidoff says he couldn't be happier with the results.

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Breaking: Von Trier to remain a German bar and restaurant

Published Oct. 31, 2017

Thanks to an outpouring of support from the Milwaukee community, Von Trier will no longer be re-concepted. Instead, the historic venue will undergo a renaissance of sorts, similar to that taking place in the neighborhood it inhabits.

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Milwaukee's best restaurant beer list, 2017

Published Oct. 21, 2017

Milwaukee knows its beer - and when they want a tasty pint perfectly paired with their plate of dinner, they want a place that takes its suds seriously. Enter Cafe Hollander, voted yet again by OnMilwaukee readers as the city's best beer list.