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Pabst Theater

144 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53208
+1 414-286-3663
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great venue” (17 reviews)
“jim gaffigan” (6 reviews)
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144 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53208
Downtown
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+1 414-286-3663
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Pabst is a beautiful theater which will send you back in time. Getting there: Despite major construction on I-94 and around the theater I had very little trouble finding my way. I have a GPS but I looked at an old fashioned map made...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we've been here several times for A Christmas Carol, but the first time we've been here for a concert. Love this place. They have plenty of places to get drinks before and during the concert, with a place large enough not to feel cramped. Comfortable...More

Thank Spdpmd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I recently attended the David Gray concert here. We had never been to the Pabst before--what an experience! From the venue itself to the incredible kind and friendly staff (ushers and bartenders alike) we had a great time. The only downside were...More

Thank NorthwoodsLizard
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Gershwin & Friends. We waited to buy seats until we arrived. Excellent seating and enjoyed a buy one get one free with a discount code. We love the theater and all the character. The symphony was excellent.

Thank familysnyder
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This venue is beautiful and a great place to see a concert. We got first row balcony seats for Josh Garrels and John Mark McMillan. Great view and didn't have to worry about people standing in front of us. Just be cautious walking around in...More

Thank Simon L
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Beautiful old school theater located in the Milwaukee Center in the heart of Milwaukee with plenty of parking below the building. You can access parking from either Kilbourn or Water streets. You can buy tickets online for shows as well as for dinner or lunch....More

Thank StevefromDG
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Incredible venue and comedian, best night ever! Opener was awesome too. Will get tickets every year he comes! Parking is only issue but the weather wasnt too bad and I needed the walk!

Thank elizabethi867
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Had the pleasure to experience the Pabst Theater this past NYE. Jim Gaffigan's New Years Eve show was excellent. But this is rally about he Pabst. Awesome theater! Small in size makes it intimate and personal. Not a bad seat in the house. For such...More

Thank karl6671
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Jim Gaffigan has been coming to the Pabst Theater for the past 10 years to perform over New Year's Eve weekend. His wife is from Milwaukee, and her brother manages the River West Food Bank in town, so part of his profits are designated for...More

Thank Terri H
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I hadn't been to the Pabst since the 1980's, so we came to see the "Christmas Carol" production, which was first rate. The Pabst has been beautifully maintained with a large lobby, several restrooms, and a modern parking lot, although I parked on the street...More

Thank johntpt
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