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The Outsider

310 East Chicago Street, 9th Floor, Milwaukee, WI 53202
+1 414-291-3980
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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4:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
310 East Chicago Street, 9th Floor, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

With our college age daughter and her friend. Roof top bar, we sat outside. Great view. The heaters were on, it was abit cool outside. Nice chairs. Had a porter and the others had mix drinks. Had a few snacks. Everyone enjoyed themselves. Nice place.

Thank Woodcrest55129
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Went to the Outsider on a very warm Friday evening and loved the roof terrace! The sunset from the roof was quite spectacular. Warm Figs wrapped in bacon were lovely, so were the cheese curds. The service was a bit slow but then it was...More

Thank KasienkaNW
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Nothing special. Their N/A beer is awful. I had a nice drink but the bartender put a lime in it with so many brown spots it looked diseased. There was a drink on the menu I wanted with a different alcohol it was told they...More

Thank vodvix
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Great people. Wonderful vibe. Fun music. Delicious food and drinks. Beautiful view that overlooks Milwaukee. Perfect for small gatherings and date nights. Highly recommended.

Thank Sweetanddandy
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Lovely little rooftop patio located on the 9th floor of The Kimpton Journeyman Hotel! We were visiting from Canada, and had found this place with great reviews on google. It was a bit hard to find if you're unfamiliar with the area, but worth the...More

Thank Chelsae S
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This is a great location for anyone looking to have fun on the weekend! The drinks were great, however I think they need a few more servers floating around outside of the bar, lots of people were leaving their drinks and not coming back, or...More

Thank Katelyn J
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We had a late night snack at The Outsider while staying at the Journeyman Hotel. The staff was extremely attentive, the food was incredible, and the atmosphere was relaxed. I would recommend this as your after dinner drink spot.

Thank Stacy R
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Have stopped by many times to enjoy some refreshments and good views and haven't been disappointed. Weekends tend to be pretty crowded, but weeknights are a good time. I have yet to try the food, besides a couple of appetizers but always love the drinks....More

Thank Emily E
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We visited the bar one Friday evening for a night cap. The bar was well staffed and the bartenders were very knowledgeable about the spirits they were serving. The bar has a great outdoor area with fire pits. The establishment gets very busy with younger...More

Thank TahitiZ
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

My husband & I are staying at the Journeyman and wanted a nightcap so the check in desk recommended going to the rooftop bar. I hand the Sherry X Cream (left) and my husband had the Trinidad with Love (right). Noth drinks were delicious, but...More

Thank wendysN8578SJ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$16
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 East Chicago Street, 9th Floor, Milwaukee, WI 53202
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-291-3980
  • E-mail
Experience the camaraderie of our Milwaukee rooftop bar. Our lounge is home to both an indoor and outdoor bar so come and enjoy double the fun.
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