Bay View

Sam’s Tap is a tiny place refurbished out of a decaying dive bar, The Long Trail. The neighborhood hipster hangout boasts interesting specialty drinks and tasty menu items at reasonable prices, including a great “Milwaukee Panini.” more

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Paul Masterson reflects on the pervading sense of fear in our country in light of a recent traumatic encounter he and one of his friends had with Milwaukee police. more



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Bay View's popular Chill on the Hill concert series kicks off its loaded 2018 season Tuesday, June 5 with a performance from Lex Allen. more

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Bay View's rustiest attraction finally got its "E" back. Sort of. more

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Honeypie offers a respectable food and drink menu and baked goods are winning items. more

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Winners in the Neighborhoods category for Best of Milwaukee 2017 including subcategories like Milwaukee Neighborhood to Drink In, Suburb to Live In and more. more

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The event space is tentatively named Little Duck Kitchen, and will be available for parties of 12 to 35 people. more

Dining Out

Santino’s Little Italy features pizza and other Italian cuisine in generous portions, and a bar-dining room that is both comfortable and a touch theatrical. more

Dining Out

If there is only one constant in this life, it’s got to be that fried chicken is delicious. Hot Head Fried Chicken in Bay View is the latest Milwaukee restaurant to embrace this trend. more

Dining Out

We sat down with founder/co-owner Tommy Vandervort and co-owner James Larson to discuss the Bay View brewery’s origins, plans to handle expansion, moving to their new location and why they love Bay View so much. more

Tap Takeover Podcast

Milwaukee is unique for its large number of still-operating movie theaters from the golden era of cinema. more

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Off The Beaten Path’s new Bay View location allows room for the record shop to stock an even wider variety of LPs, CDs, cassettes, audio equipment and music memorabilia. more

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Sprocket Café, opened November 2016 in the space next to Rusty Sprocket Antiques, serves Angelo Gelato Italiano and muffins from Jen’s Sweet Treats. Cookies from East Side Ovens’ will return to the menu, and trail mixes and nuts will soon b... more


Collectively titled Street Canvas, a new set of murals in Bay View originated as a plan by the Kinnickinnic Avenue Business District as a means of adding more visual interest to the area. more

Visual Arts

Hué offers a full menu of Vietnamese favorites at locations in Bay View and Wauwatosa. more

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Bay View artist-run gallery Usable Space (1950 S. HibbertSt.) will present "HOLY DADA, HOLY DAD," a show of new collages and text by Scott Zieher, a New York-based,Waukesha-born artist. "HOLY DADA, HOLY DAD" will showcase a series of pr.. more

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Milwaukee County offers free live music in its parks most nights of the week during the summer, but for Bay View residents one outdoor music series looms above them all: Chill on The Hill, the neighborhood's weekly Tuesday night concert series at .. more

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Cream City Music has taken on a few iterations beforebecoming what it is today. The business, initially WarpDrive Music, was an eBay-only operation based out of Joe Gallenberger’s bedroom, where the firstitem sold was a used Pearl Jam CD. Two ye.. more

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Havingtattoos has made me more conscious of the forces of gratitude and regret. Tattoosembellish what we already sense is true: Life leaves its mark on us as much as wetry to leave our mark on life. Whether our flesh shows it or not, we g.. more

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