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Sugar Maple

441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-1756
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Cool place / Great beer selections

Stopped in at about 10-ish on a Sat night. Full but not crazy crowded. Very cool place with amazing... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2016
uwbadgerfans
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Milwaukee, WI
What a lot of beer!

Sugar Maple is an interesting bar in the Bay View neighborhood. American craft beer is their claim... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2015
Dennis R
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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6 Mar 2016
“Cool place / Great beer selections”
26 Nov 2015
“What a lot of beer!”
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441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-1756
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Reviewed 6 March 2016

Stopped in at about 10-ish on a Sat night. Full but not crazy crowded. Very cool place with amazing artwork and cool bench seating, neat bar, good music, and of course an amazing craft beer selection on tap. Very surprised to see the negative reviews...More

Thank uwbadgerfans
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Sugar Maple is an interesting bar in the Bay View neighborhood. American craft beer is their claim to fame (right on their sign), and they had 62 on tap the night we visited. Judging by the bottles behind the bar, they can also make mixed...More

Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 29 October 2015

A beautiful bar, where the walls are covered in ever-changing paintings by the owner. The beer selection is great, and they always have some good pear and apple ciders and very good wines by the glass. We go for the jazz shows, which are always...More

Thank bikerMary
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Came in with a large group (20+) during the day. All of us were 30+ and not loud or rowdy at all. When one person in our party asked for a drink instead of a beer, the bartender was very put off and rude. Didn't...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 22 May 2015

I love this place. Being from Chicago, I don't get there all that often, but sometimes make a special trip, just so I can hang at the SM. The jazz festival they host there, and at their sister bar, the Palm, is incredible! How do...More

Thank ronaldb261
Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

I have a love/hate relationship with Sugar Maple. On a dead weekday I can grab a seat at the bar, relax, get good service and be happy with my visit. Once it gets crowded though, I'd rather be somewhere else. As others have said, the...More

2  Thank Steve G
Reviewed 21 April 2014

I seldom give a 1-star review. I feel that doing so requires some explanation, which I will attempt to give here. In a way it pains me to do so. I was going to The Palm (Sugar Maple's sister bar) before Sugar Maple existed. Back...More

10  Thank j d
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Lighten up Francis. But seriously, we had the same experience as others and won't go back. It's too bad, they have a great selection of beer and the bartenders are great.

8  Thank greta2210
Reviewed 12 February 2014

I believe I speak of the same man that everyone else commented on because my group of 10 was approached by him when trying to re-arrange tables. He called our group names before we even ordered our beer. The bar tenders were nice but it...More

7  Thank LocalWI
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Seems like a lot of people with bad service reviews, but we didn't experience any problems at all. Stopped in on a Saturday evening as it was just getting dark. We enjoyed a delicious craft beer recommended to us by the bartender, then went merrily...More

Thank BombixMori
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