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Buck Bradley's

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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1019 N Old World 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1301
+1 414-224-8500
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Cedarburg, Wisconsin
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122 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historic and busy with after work crowd with a fun atmosphere. Basic sandwich and 'bar' food made well. Interesting antiques, good drinks, and convenient location for sport and theater quick bite. It is not a fancy dining or evolved culinary efforts but all right for a casual meet up.

Thank Di7740
Oak Creek, Wisconsin
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Like the old timesy decor, big menu, good food, moderate prices. Go there and enjoy. It's probably fun at night and for a sporting event too.

Thank llwid
South Elgin, Illinois
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

On our couples weekend we tried this restaurant. We were disappointed because our experience was "just OK". The food came out quickly. Our server was attentive and friendly, but forgot our drinks. The food choices didn't provide us with excitement in trying something new. If you're looking for a basic sandwich, near the Bradley Center, this might be your place.

Thank 4famfun31
Watertown, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We arrived at 6:30 pm as we got caught in traffic, but planned on attending a 7:00 pm Buck's game. They were packed and while I didn't mind being a little late for the game, I didn't want to miss most of it. I asked the Hostess about the situation and She smiled and said it's a common occurrence at... More 

Thank sudsguzzler
Hardy, Virginia
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Longest bar east of the Mississippi. Bartenders in white shirts and black bow ties. I was in Milwaukee for a week, 3 days work, 4 days vacation/Packer game at Lambeau. I met bar tender Terry my first night in town. Very personable and knowledgeable on all things Milwaukee/Green Bay. As my family flew into town during the week, we all... More 

Thank SMLBrad
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164 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I had a fish and shrimp combo that was one of their lunch specials. The fish and shrimp were good with large portions. Cole slaw was average. French fries, average. My only complaint was that the waitress said the special I ordered was about fourteen dollars as best she could remember--she wasn't sure and there was no printed list of... More 

Thank Janet G
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Marines of Det 4 reunion and wives would like to say a big Semper FI and thank you for your tremendous hospitality and gracious Shuttle Service to and from the Brewhouse Inn!! The longest bar in Milwaukee was a unique attraction also.

Thank Joe B
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138 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Got here early enough in the evening for it not to be crowded. Our waitress was very good, serving drinks, and taking care of us. The food was delicious, I had a chicken breast sandwich and fries. Prices are very reasonable. I've only been in here before when it was "crushed", so it was pleasant to be here when it... More 

Thank Marilinda69
Chicago, IL
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297 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I went to Buck Bradley's for dinner before a concert downtown, it had a nice bar. Service was good; however, the food (I had fish-n-chips) was marginal. Cannot believe this restaurant/bar is #50 in Milwaukee. Good place for a drink - skip the chow.

Thank wlamb123
Kirtland, Ohio
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50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

While we were in town, we caught a ball game. Buck Bradley's offers free shuttle ride to/from the game. We had a couple drinks there. Met the nicest bartender "Jimbo". After the game, we came back to the bar to have another drink and to my surprise he remembered us and it was like talking to an old friend. Very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1019 N Old World 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1301
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-224-8500

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