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Historic Third Ward

Milwaukee, WI 53202
+1 414-273-1173
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  • Average8%
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Historic Third Ward
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Reviewed yesterday

Great area of town to hang with friends. Great restaurants, bars, shops and art. A lot happening all around. Interesting people. Especially fun on warm days/ nights on the river.

Thank Cheryle R
Reviewed yesterday

Awesome area with cool shops and restaurants! Very apparent that this is the happening spot in downtown!

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have always enjoyed the Historic Third Ward. With it's many restaurants and bars it's a fantastic destination for a group of friends. We are planning our "War on Milwaukee" in a few weeks and were "scouting" all the places for our "troops" must visit.

Thank William C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Hard to find parking, but this area has a lot of restaurants and shops and beautifully restored buildings. I would put it on my "must-see list" when in Milwaukee.

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

With many cute boutiques and great restaurants the third ward is worth a visit. Extremely close to summerfest, when the festival closes you can easily walk to the third ward bar scene.

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Walking around this district, we felt very safe and enjpyed all the charming touches. Very clean sidewalks and beautiful flowers everywhere.

Thank perkyhayne
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Headed over to the Third Ward for lunch in the market. Lots of great choices a great sites to see. Good spot to swing by when visiting town.

Thank nycfamilyt2013
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Shopping starts at the Public Market, which is great for finding cute gifts or good food. Then walk to the shops and stop in each one. There is a great variety of shopping to do, and plenty of restaurants to choose from. We went on...More

Thank 41christined
Reviewed 6 days ago

Overrated - nothing special. Food was sub-par. Visited a few places. One small women boutique, the staff was beyond rude and made a snide remark aimed at us (since we were the only ones in their. I guess they thought we wouldn't buy something-they were...More

Thank 161joanl
Reviewed 1 week ago

The 3rd Ward is a cool area to walk around in. There are a lot of neat shops and little restaurants. It does get busy at lunch and dinner hour. So you be prepared to wait.

Thank ctravel13
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28 January 2015|
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Response from MissMuffet1234 | Reviewed this property |
I was there over the Labor Day weekend and they had a huge Arts and Crafts show, and live music. Their were quite a few family's there but the weather was perfect, what time of year are you going?