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741 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4451
+1 414-225-0000
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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82 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Went to Zarletti's for the first time. Our party of six was quickly and easily accommodated. Our server was awesome. He steered us toward some delicious appetizers and cocktails. He was very interactive and attentive. He helped us pick some delicious meals...I had the mushroom ravioli. I can assure anyone that this was the real deal. No pre-prepared pasta here.... More 

1 Thank WisconsinChristi
San Francisco, California
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247 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Had a great dinner here this week...close to hotels for two groups. The Pfister and the Marriott. I had a fabulous martini super cold with cheese stuffed olives, wonderful salad, great pasta, killer bread and amazing service....Wonderful!!! Will go again on my next visit to this fair city! BTW the waiter was fabulous!!!!

Thank ReginaPhelps
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We were pleasantly surprised by this little restaurant! We didn't have a reservation, but were able to grab a high top seat by the bar at the window. The food was phenomenal - from the bread, to the salads, to both pasta dishes (and our cocktails!). Dinner was great and it was quick and easy - definitely would return if... More 

Thank scm1133
Peoria, Illinois
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Ate dinner here last night. Had great old-fashioned with 2 glasses of very good red wine. GF had white wine she was very pleased with. We started out with the Portabella and red pepper appetizer which was very good. My entree was Osso Bucco and GF had Swiss chard with pasta. We shared a very good rhubarb cobbler with vanilla... More 

Thank covingtonal
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Good service and good food. Worth the price. Large portions. The braised beef ravioli were excellent. Although the restraunt was a little small you didn't feel crowded. Nice selection of appetizers and specials. The food came out the perfect temperature. Our server was very attentive to us.

Thank Peggy E
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

My wife and I travelled to Milwaukee for the weekend and were walking around downtown Milwaukee when we came to the Zarletti. It looked interesting from the outside so we decided to try it. We had a high top close to the bar and had a wonderful waitress. My wife and I split the veal limone' and it was very... More 

Thank pkmills
Saint Louis, Missouri
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138 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

While the place has been around for awhile the dishes are both old school and creative . The wine list was good offering a lot of choices for the various pasta dishes. It is a tight fitting place and was a little hot that night but the food made up for it.

Thank Jim G
South Bend, Indiana
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful service, street and sidewalk cityscape. White tablecloths but not stuffy. Enjoyed the pasta dishes and moderate selection from a pricey wine list. Great evening.

Thank Andy G
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Really great Italian Food and wine. Great intimate atmosphere with fantastic servers. Really nice special dishes and desert!

Thank Fickes
Mequon, WI
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436 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Went here with friends after swearing off the place several years ago due to a very bad experience with a hostess who requested we move before our dessert arrived because people were waiting. Found out she was no longer there so was agreeable to going back as the food was good in the day. Happy to say, the food is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 741 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4451
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 414-225-0000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?