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Johnny V's Classic Cafe

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1650 S 84th St, Milwaukee, WI 53214-4433
+1 414-771-9660
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So Cal
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108 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Johnny V's close to Wisconsin State Fair Park this week on our Milwaukee trip to meet some former coworkers. The restaurant is open for Breakfast Lunch and Dinner. I think the food for breakfast was about average. Very similar to other family restaurants like Denny's or IHOP. Reasonable prices, average food.

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Thank WorldTravelerSoCal
Wisconsin
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Johnny V's Classic Cafe is an inviting-looking little place in a strip mall along a stretch of road near the Wisconsin State Fair Park. My wife and I decided to give it a try on a recent Saturday around dinner time. The pair of notes on the entry doors, "Use Other Door" and "This is the Other Door", brought a... More 

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Thank 57C
West Allis, Wisconsin
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

They have a very large menu! We have always found the food is good and you certainly get a good portion. I love the chicken and dumpling soup, which they serve every day. We usually order delivery and they are quick!

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Thank Muggs35
West Allis, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We had an early valentine's dinner Monday Feb 13. Great chicken special and perfect sizes from Senior menu to all-you-can-eat. Our waitress was wonderful, attentive. The price is right. The rooms were clean.

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Thank tdunnusa
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Just love their skillets any time of the day! It can be busy but the service is generally fast and friendly.

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Thank Mark R
West Allis, Wisconsin
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Been here several times for breakfast and lunch. Many items to chose from on the menu. Generous portions. Never had a bead meal here. And as always, great service.

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Thank Tim F
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89 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Went with family. the ones that got the fish fry and the cod raved as some of the best fish they have eaten. I had a really good Wisconsin Burger (1/3 lb brat / 1/3 burger) and one of my sisters got some really good cheese curds. One more thing, my sister had chicken and dumpling soup. The largest bowl... More 

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Thank lovetoeatoften
Cumberland
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63 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We ate at Johnny V's twice for breakfast and the service and food were phenomenal. The only teeny tiny blemish is they do not have grits on the breakfast menu. Now you might be saying they are too far north to have grits but they do have two types of hot sauce and they are no where near Mexico. Additionally,... More 

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Thank William C
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We eat at this establishment regularly; however, after trying & failing to receive a decent meal on a Sunday, we're done! This past Sunday was horrible & I told the hostess about my undercooked eggs, bacon & RAW, cold hash browns. Her reply, "Sorry about that." I guess Johnny doesn't need the business. For some reason, the Sunday staff is... More 

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Thank Colleen F
Milwaukee
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104 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I love a restaurant that has soup or salad, main course and dessert reasonably priced. I ordered Spaghetti and Meat Balls. Started with a garden salad, crisp and fresh. They brought as bread basket, with the salad. Main course, garlic bread and served hot. Followed by your choice of dessert, I chose Chocolate Pudding which tasted just like a melted... More 

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Thank Marla H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Pizza, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 00:00
Monday
06:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 00:00
Thursday
06:00 - 00:00
Friday
06:00 - 00:00
Saturday
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1650 S 84th St, Milwaukee, WI 53214-4433
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-771-9660

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