Painted Parrot

Founded only a couple of years ago by Brian Bordainick, thepop-up dinners of Dinner Lab have gained massive popularity in NOLA and thecities it has already expanded to, including New York, Chicago and SanFrancisco. “Dinner Lab was just an idea .. Read more

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Milwaukee is known for a few food and drink stereotypes, most notably beer and brats. On Fridays, however, nothing tops the fish fry. These traditional meals can be found nearly everywhere in the city, from local corner taverns to some of t... Read more

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Recent years have not been kind to the area's few Caribbean-themed restaurants. Following the closures of Edgar's Calypso and the Good Life, there are none to be found in the city of Milwaukee. The Painted Parrot, however, remains alive and... Read more

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Ask a film critic to locate the golden age of cinema and you’ll likely hear one of two answers: the late ‘30s era of The Wizard of Oz and Gone With the Wind, or the late ‘60s-early ‘70s period bracketed by Bonnie andClyde and Star Wars. Scree.. Read more

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ThePainted Parrot (8028 W. National Ave.) is a fun, colorful restaurantthat follows a Caribbean theme. Jamaican murals cover the walls andreggae music blasts from behi,Dining Out Read more

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A lot of people havebeen down on Gagne because of his pitching performance, but you can'thelp but respect his committment to the team, the community and charitywork. Gagne's also donating $25 per strikeout by ANY Brewers pitcher athome to cha.. Read more

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Winners in the Best Caribbean Restaurant category for Best of Milwaukee 2008. Read more

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