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Broken Yolk and Sandwich Shop

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2040 W Wisconsin Ave # 1, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2098
07:00 - 14:00
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a destination place if you love breakfast. I make a point of going when in Milwaukee. They have a killer breakfast burrito. Not only is it to die for, it is the size of your head. It's tough to finish. Unless you are splitting it, don't bother ordering side becaus you won't finish your food. You will almost... More 

1 Thank MUSpecial
Cicero, Indiana
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Great breakfast, good price, worth the effort to get there .But, they are not on Wisconsin Ave. as trip advisor sez. They are at 1617 W Wells St. Now called " Bro Yo "

1 Thank Dale L
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95 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I know this is a grill location in a college setting, but egads! the place is filthy. We were here for breakfast before a college visit and while the prices were not low at all, the food was very poor quality - scrambled eggs and biscuits and gravy (on English muffins) in particular. Also, it was hard to eat any... More 

Thank familyvisitor09
Lombard, Illinois
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We ate here with my family of 6. We orders 3 meals, two 4 stacks of chocolate chip pancakes for the kids and a breakfast platter for my wife and I. Everyone was happy with the taste and amount of food and the price worked for me.

Thank NateS19
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Now called bro yos, this restaurant near the Marquette campus is great for breakfast. Lots of choices, very affordable, and huge portions. Go early if you go on a Sunday, fills up fast.

Thank Cindy H
Fox Point, Wisconsin
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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Very busy. Well worth the wait. Staff is friendly...menu is varied. This is in the heart of the university district.

Thank Larry S
Iowa City, Iowa
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We were in the Marquette area for a wedding and found the Bro Yo. The food was tasty...they had gluten free bread for my breakfast sandwich....and they had peppermint tea! Owner is on site and very friendly. Recommended.

1 Thank KCFreedie
West Allis, Wisconsin
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65 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2015

This place has everything. Eggs, bacon, steak, sandwiches, wraps, all made to order so hot and fresh! Prices are good for the amount of food you get. Great place for a quick stop and to fill you up.

1 Thank Pila J
Albany, New York
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2015

I ordered the mini omelette with one piece of french toast and hash browns. It was served on a platter and the omelette was made with about 6 egss. Hge and delicious! Long wait though as it's all made to order and there was one cook.

1 Thank TravelTheWorld12203
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2014 via mobile

We were staying in the area and decided to go here based in the reviews. We enjoyed it and were not disappointed. Large portions and tastey food.

Thank Sejandmjj

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2040 W Wisconsin Ave # 1, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2098
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee

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