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Historic Third Ward

Milwaukee, WI 53202
+1 414-273-1173
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Milwaukee, WI 53202
Historic Third Ward
+1 414-273-1173
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Such a great neighborhood with great places for food and drink. The spots right on the river also make for a great dining experience. It's also close to the Sunerfest grounds, so a great place to stop on your way to the fest!

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 3 days ago

we have been there before, but didn't find anything very special or historical, there are some shops, but more or less similar to the shops in any other places, not very special one

Thank ELKW
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The historic district has been bolstered by the Milwaukee Art Institute, and a building craze of condos on the river. There's a slew of pop in bars with great quick food and drinks, it's an easy flat walk about from the farmers market and through...More

Thank tomkK7680LT
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I get here about once a year for business reasons. I really don't get the hype of the area. It's been well marketed and there are a lot of boutique-y type of stores here. Nothing I couldn't live without but if you have a little...More

Thank appleapm
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was great to see how nicely the buildings have been renovated and occupied by a variety of restaurants and bars with great food and drink selections. We really liked the Market.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped by the Cafe Benelux and the Wicked Hop. Both had nice patios and great service. Highly recommend spending an evening in the area.

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Milwaukee has done an outstanding job in restoring and making the Third Ward THE place to be. Wonderful shops, nice variety of restaurants, several brewpubs and a public market. The River Walk is a delightful place to stroll, rent a kayak or paddle board or...More

Thank jbedfordd
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Historic Third Ward is such an amazing area. There are many bars and restaurants you must check out including Screaming Tuna (along the river with outdoor seating), Milwaukee Ale House (also along the river for good food and beer), the Milwaukee Public Market which...More

Thank Annie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You hear too often about towns and cities seeking to revitalize their old warehouse areas. Milwaukee did it the way it should be done. This area of the City is a haven. We loved walking all the streets, visiting the shops and boutiques and awed...More

Thank JosephatFremont
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking through this area has an old world feel. Past the Usinger sausage shop to eat at Maders restaurant, then over to The Trinity tavern for outside game on bags. The next day over to The Milwaukee Public Market for a wonderful fish meal &...More

Thank Suzanne C
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170 reviews
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28 January 2015|
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Response from MissMuffet1234 | Reviewed this property |
I was there over the Labor Day weekend and they had a huge Arts and Crafts show, and live music. Their were quite a few family's there but the weather was perfect, what time of year are you going?