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) #53 of 1,258 Restaurants in Milwaukee $$ - $$$ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
139 E Kilbourn Ave, In the InterContinental Hotel, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3125
+1 414-291-4793
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
139 E Kilbourn Ave, In the InterContinental Hotel, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3125
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Ate breakfast two mornings. Both times the food was good, but we waited at least 10 minutes for someone to come over and get us water and acknowledge us. And like the hotel...way overpriced.

Thank Herb B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We gathered our family (9 people) at Kilowatt for a birthday dinner. From the first hello, the hostess, Laura, introduced herself and was completely aware of our reservation and kindly brought us to our table, Mario and his assistant waiters met our every need, were...More

Thank kjbmyers59
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Went between two graduation ceremonies. They did a good job getting the food to the table fast Very disappointed when we explained one of our party had a life threatening food allergy. When we asked about ingredients we were told each time. I think that...More

1  Thank funmidwestmom
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The Kil@Wat is directly across the street from the Todd Wehr theater and located on the 2nd floor of the InterContinental. Our waitress was very attentive and checked on us frequently. We were there for a Saturday brunch and the restaurant was fairly empty. The...More

Thank Aug77
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This was one of the best burgers I have ever eaten, and they also have a mean beer cheese soup. They make the bun on site, amazing sauce. GOOD GOOD GOOD...I was here for a week and went back a few times. Great service. Did...More

Thank dannys58
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Based on a very positive experience with Kil@wat 's Mother's day brunch last year, we decided to have Easter brunch here again. First of all, thanks to everyone who was working that day so we could go out to eat. We had a pretty large...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

For the reviews that we read, we honestly expected more. The service was average. Our waiter was polite, but not very attentive. We had to ask for our water glasses to be filled (after being empty for quite some time), and my husband was halfway...More

Thank kalowk
Stephanie M, Manager at Kil@Wat, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Hi Kalowk, I appreciate you taking the time to review your dining experience at Kil@wat, and I apologized that it was not up to your expectations. I would love to talk with you further about the experience if you would like to reach out to...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

A more modern American place, great staff and eggs Benedict. Will for sure come back! Great mimosas and prizes

Thank Marieke V
Stephanie M, Manager at Kil@Wat, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Hi Marieke, We're so pleased that your enjoyed your most recent experience at Kil@wat. Thank for you taking the time to review us, and for your kind words. We look forward to seeing you on your next visit. Kind Regards, Stephanie Mosher Director of Outlets

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We come downtown Milwaukee for the Theater on a regular basis. This has to be our favorite place to eat. Usually get a small plate selection but we have enjoyed many selections on the menu. And the menu changes, always good. Convenient for the theater.

Thank Robert H
Stephanie M, Manager at Kil@Wat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Hi Robert, Thank you for the great feedback, we're so glad that you enjoyed you experience. We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Stephanie Mosher Director of Outlets

Reviewed 3 March 2017

We were staying in downtown Milwaukee at a different hotel and decided to go here for breakfast. Everything was Great! We started with the muffins which were delicious. I had the omelet with everything, no charge for additional fillings. My wife had the oatmeal brulee...More

Thank blanev2015
Stephanie M, Manager at Kil@Wat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

Hi Blanev2015, Thank you for taking the time to review your first experience at Kil@wat! We so happy that you enjoyed dining with us. We hope to se you again, soon! Kind Regards, Stephanie Mosher Director of Outlets

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$38
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 E Kilbourn Ave, In the InterContinental Hotel, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3125
    (Water Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 414-291-4793
Expect a dining experience that's nothing short of electrifying at Kilawat, the signature restaurant of InterContinental Milwaukee. The menu runs the gamut from traditional favorites to exotic happenings with each unique selections prepared with a distinctive flair.
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