Italian Food

After five years in business, Onesto Italian Restaurant made a name for itself and kept it. Read more

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After 25 years, Ristorante Bartolotta of Wauwatosa still offers fine dishes in a purely traditional Italian style. Read more

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Stella Van Buren in Downtown Milwaukee’s new Westin Hotel has the kind of Italian American comfort food you would find at a red-and-white-checkered tablecloth restaurant, but also the kind of small plates selection and outstanding steak men... Read more

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A review of Dorsia—a new Italian restaurant located at 1307 E. Brady St. on Milwaukee’s East Side. Read more

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SALA is a gem of a spot just east of UWM’s campus, one where you could eat light or heavy, alone or with friends, in celebration or in confidence. Between the atmosphere and the modern Sicilian cuisine, it’s an East Side treasure. Read more

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Tucked away near Sunset Playhouse in a European-style shopping center built around a courtyard, Wall Street Drink Exchange (890 Elm Grove Road) is a hidden gem in the city’s western suburbs. Read more

Short Order

Executive Chef Crosby Hass: What inspired you to become a chef? I grew up working in restaurants and my dad was a chef. I really enjoy being creative and this is definitely a job with that kind of freedom. I also have to give lots of credit to .. Read more

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Mia Famiglia inHales Corners has closed, and its chef is working to open a new restaurant inWaukesha this spring. Tom White Jr. says the new restaurant at 225 South St.will have a condensed menu of small plates, sandwiches and seasonal items. T.. Read more

Happening Now

The past six months have brought some significant changes at VIA Downer (2625 N. Downer Ave.). This casual Italian eatery, located in the old Coffee Trader building, has been around for about four years. In August 2013, Keia Rodriguez took ... Read more

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Given its retro exterior and old-fashioned menu, one could surmise that Barbiere’s Italian Inn hasn’t changed much since moving to its current location in 1973. Dimly lit, modestly sized and completely carpeted, Barbiere’s interior looks an... Read more

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Anchored by golf courses, the American Club resort and the Shops at Woodlake, Kohler has been an elegant vacation destination for decades. The Woodlake shops include a fine Italian restaurant, Cucina Read more

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Tucked away off MCTS bus Route 21 on North Avenue, more than a stone’s throw from what might be considered Milwaukee’s fashion district, Boutique Revolution and Gallery (5209 W. North Ave.) offers a haven for art and community, an incubator... Read more

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