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Comet Cafe

1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
+1 414-273-7677
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (27 reviews)
“meatloaf” (55 reviews)
“cupcakes” (33 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Diner, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Picked this spot because of the mac n' cheese for our daughter. It is a bit on the gloomy looking side. The wine pour was pretty pitiful. I had the fish. It was pretty bad. My husband had a reuben and he also said that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If your looking for a classic old time Diner experience then this is the place you are looking for. Nothing fancy here but just about everything you order will melt in your mouth. Especially if you like bacon. The open face meatloaf is piled high...More

Thank DaveMagic
Reviewed 14 August 2017

wow just wow, we googled a DIners and drive ins place while passing through this area and decided to check this out, it is fantastic! the whole vibe is funky and friendly. food is incredible! I had the wicked veggie sandwich and although I am...More

Thank lorri p
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Went for breakfast and the food was excellent! They also have a great weekend brunch! Also a great beer selection.

Thank carguy58
Reviewed 11 August 2017

My daughter and I went to Comet Cafe for the first time this week. It's a non-assuming cafe on a corner and we were so pleased! First, they do have a sign in their window that they believe in "no hate", they serve everyone. Then,...More

Thank mitravelingteacher
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We ate here this morning after we had eaten here our last visit to Milwaukee 3 years ago. Yummy! My husband had the chilaquiles which he said were fantastic and I had the two eggs with bacon, hash browns and pancake. So, so good. I...More

Thank mexicangirl2
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This was a weekend getaway for a game at Miller Park (Cubs Game). My wife and I are in our 50's. We try to find "non" chain eateries when we can. My wife had found this place on Triple D. Let me tell you what...More

Thank rabbott5
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We went to check a couple places out for my vegan daughter. Well, the atmosphere is great...a little small and always very busy but the food does speak for itself. We have gone for brunch a few times only and each time it has been...More

Thank Rose404
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Got the meatloaf dinner, very mediocre. Couldn't find the bacon it was supposed to be wrapped in and very bland. Wife got tomatoe n cheese sandwich which was a large portion but not to exciting. The best thing was the fries. Don't know what all...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Delicious mac and cheese! So good and to die for! Loved my salad and chicken fingers app. My friend had the bacon-wrapped meatloaf. It tried it- yum! We ordered cupcakes to go. So good! Our server was friendly too. Can't wait to go back next...More

Thank narguelles85
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Questions & Answers
25 April 2017|
Response from Mary Beth A | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Went there for lunch on a week day.
25 April 2017|
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Response from Rktravels62 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it is awesome Parking is a challenge Enjoy!
16 April 2017|
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Response from Rktravels62 | Reviewed this property |
No...was not overly crowded but parking was tough due to residential area....enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:30
09:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 414-273-7677
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