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Benji's Delicatessen & Restaurant

4156 N Oakland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211-2026
+1 414-332-7777
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“corned beef” (38 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Delicatessen, Kosher
$$ - $$$
4156 N Oakland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211-2026
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want NY deli, go to NYCity. Hot pastrami is my thing and I can even get it in Houston at Katz's, And latkes.

Thank thedoglady
Reviewed 7 December 2017

A New York style, Jewish, restaurant serving many of the traditional items. The soups are great as well as the selection of main courses. Located at the end of a tiny strip mall, on Oakland Avenue, it's easy to miss. I do takeouts of their...More

Thank Dorothy L
Reviewed 5 November 2017

On multiple brunch visits, Benji's continues to excel. It is the closest thing to a NYC deli that can be found in the Milwaukee area. The menu has a number of specials which blend deli meats with egg and cheese ( this is NOT a...More

1  Thank Doc A
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Benji’s for years and have had many great meals there. In the last several years, pretty much since Benji retired, the food and service have been going downhill. Last night was the coup de gras and we decided that was...More

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and i stopped here on our way to Door County for breakfast. My husband had the corned beef-egg plate. He loved it! I had breakfast potatoes with salami, onions and provolone cheese. It was good, especially the salami! Big chunks of it in...More

Thank brighteyesWisconsin
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best breakfast place I've been in. I had the Reuben Benedict and it was delicious. They only serve it during weekends though. It can get busy there so you might have to wait for a table. That only means that...More

1  Thank gbzayds
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This place is a little crazy but oh so delicious! It gets really busy and for good reason. The matzo ball soup is TO DIE FOR. The sandwiches are of a generous size and just tremendously tasty. Nice fresh bread is served with each meal....More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I stopped as a part of my tv food maps journey. Had the Mish mosh soup. It was okay but warm not hot. Served in a large flat tureen to give the appearance of a larger quantity. Good but not great. Got a half pound...More

Thank Gene S
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Ordered corn beef and cabbage. Yum. Lean meat, cabbage perfectly done and potato pancakes with crispy edges served with applesauce. Perfect. Fast efficient service. My only negative the restaurant could use a little up dating.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We had the best rueben we have ever had. The meat just melted in your mouth. The flavors were great. Awesome corned beef hash as well.

Thank Merdocc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4156 N Oakland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211-2026
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-332-7777
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