It doesn't matter if the next holiday is Christmas or the 4th of July or St. Paddy's Day, this iconic tavern II is ready.
Matthew "Sherm" Sherman opened Junior's Hook in 2015, but is now moving on to other things.
Anyone who has spent time in East Side bars the past couple of decades will most likely recognize Geo Kiesow, the large-smiling, rock 'n' roll poet who has a gift for the mixing of Old Fashioneds.
Believe it not, for as popular as day drinking is in Milwaukee, this category has not been a part of the OnMilwaukee.com Best of Bars voting since The Nomad won in 2009. Who took home the crown this year?
Order a coffee drink at Coffeetails, connected to the Y-Not II, and feel free to get it with more than just cream or sugar. Frangelico, Baileys, Chambord, Kahlua, Godiva chocolate raspberry vodka or Rumchata - many of which are available in small "airplane" bottles - are just a few of the options.
It's a tough call, but if it really were last call - forever - where would you go for your final drink? Members of the Social Circle served up responses that ranged from lounges to garage bars.
The battle for Milwaukee's top Brady Street area bar has been a knock down drag out fight since we started polling readers. But one of the oldest bars in town, Wolski's Tavern, somehow managed to claw its way back to the top to become OnMilwaukee.com readers' top Brady Street area bar for the second year in a row.
WiscoJazz Fridays celebrate three years of local and regional beats. Spinning everything from retro disco to deep house to hip-hop and funk, DJ's lukewarm, Edd Reynolds, and DJB jump started the collective back in the summer of 2004 and have spent Friday nights for the last three years spinning records at The Highbury Pub.
New and innovative bars open in Milwaukee all the time, yet so many clubs and watering holes stay the same for ages.
OMC salutes local bars that offer complimentary noshes, especially those places boasting a bit more bar-top panache than the average bowl of stale pretzels. College students, penny pinchers and anyone with the munchies, this is your guide.