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Conejito's Place

539 W Virginia St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1536
+1 414-278-9106
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“chicken mole” (16 reviews)
“beans” (14 reviews)
“mexican plate” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
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Mexican
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LOCATION
539 W Virginia St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1536
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been going here since as long as I can remember with my family. Whenever there were birthdays, this was usually the first pick. That applies to really any special occasions we had. The prices are amazing. I love the paper plate deal! The food...More

Thank Abby L
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

For almost two decades hubby & I have been coming here. Over the times some things change & evolve; conversely sometimes things stay the same. And in my, and in our humble opinions, we luv that this tiny place hasn’t changed. We luv the appetizer...More

Thank Dorothy D
Reviewed 8 May 2018

As an individual in the service industry, I realize that there are days and weeks that seem long and daunting, and you just want to go home and unwind but you muster through all of that because without returning customers, a business is unlikely to...More

Thank Junebug0627
Reviewed 16 April 2018

I visit here quite often & every single time I come it's better than the previous visit. This is not the place to visit with high expectations beyond anything other than the food. Yes the place is older & not really updated, the food comes...More

Thank fuertea
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Our group of 6 had no trouble getting a table. The waitstaff was pretty quick and the food was good and pretty authentic Mexican. The mole was tasty and the chicken plentiful. The paper plates didn't hold the sauce very well and things got pretty...More

Thank OnlyMeDSW
Reviewed 14 February 2018

I have been dining at Conejito's since I was attending MSOE in the late 70's. Papa Conjito, who I met many times, was a true gentleman who believed in dining the old-fashioned, family way. Their core menu, I am pleased to say, hasn't really changed...More

Thank Tichiganblues
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Have been going to this Milwaukee Institution for 28 years and I'm never disappointed. I've gone with family, friends and solo and have never had issues. Go with mindset of cheap eats served on paper plates and the food tastes good. Love their homemade Margarita's...More

Thank Rodger R
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Our first choice for a Mexican lunch was closed on the Friday of the holiday weekend so we walked the two blocks over here. It was packed at lunch so we sat at the bar (be warned there is a very scary painting of a...More

Thank Fondue4two
Reviewed 27 September 2017

RUDE STAFF!! We arrived to the restaurant around 615 for my birthday dinner. Place is on the smaller side but still had enough tables for us to put together for our party of 19. They refused to serve our group. They said 15 or less....More

2  Thank Amy W
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We went based off a locals review. She said she had been coming for over 20yrs even had stories about the owner so we were excited about it. We were let down. I can get past the paper plates and it being a hole in...More

1  Thank Ashlia J
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Response from jroughboy50 | Reviewed this property |
All I've ever seen there is paper plates,and I've been going there for some time...even if you get an order to go they charge you for take out which in my opinion is dumb because you still get paper plates,so I guess they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 539 W Virginia St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1536
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Walker's Point
  • Neighbourhood: Walker's Point
  • Phone Number: +1 414-278-9106
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