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Cafe at the Plaza

1007 N Cass St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3374
+1 414-272-0515
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“hash browns” (8 reviews)
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1007 N Cass St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3374
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Reviews (89)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cute little cafe/diner in the plaza hotel. A throwback to the days of Art​ Deco. Prompt friendly service, hot tasty food. I had the corned beef hash with poached eggs. Some of the best I've had in a while. Good hot coffee too. A great...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 30 April 2017

My husband and two others dined here on a rainy Sunday morning. We had to wait a short time for the table but it was very well worth it. We started with Bloody Marys and a mimosa both of which were well made. We shared...More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I have visited a few times for breakfast and have always enjoyed the food. The staff is nice, the service is fast, and the food is delicious and plentiful. I enjoyed the surrounding area as well as the hotel and cafe decor. I would definitely...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We wanted a simple place for Easter Sunday breakfast/brunch. Our target was Mykonos at the corner of State and Van Buren. We were disappointed they were closed on Easter, so I checked my phone for something close and Cafe at the Plaza popped up. The...More

Thank GianniSaint
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Stopped here for a late lunch & found an interesting menu. Not the usual breakfast or lunch fare but nice combinations. Portions a little small for the price but very tasty. Service was good & it's in a nice old hotel with art deco decor.

Thank Lynne545
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Went there on a weekend trip after perusing TripAdvisor for local breakfast places. Parking was a bit rough in the middle of a residential area but we found a spot not too far away. Had the pancakes with a side of the chive hash browns....More

Thank DMSLproject
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I have come here multiple times and have received good service - accurate wait times etc. Went for brunch for a group of 4 and was told the wait would be 35 min, it ended up being 65 minutes. Not a big deal but would...More

Thank Nina O
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I had never been to The Cafe until this week and it was wonderful! Excellent service. Great ambiance. Easy street parking. Restaurant is in a hotel and I avoided this spot as I always assumed it would be too crowded to pop in and out...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 8 February 2017

An art-deco restaurant with a counter, small tables, and dining room. Staff is very friendly and service great. Ate a leisurely breakfast and was not rushed. Open kitchen with chef checking orders before sending to the table. Food is hot and prepared well. Many locals...More

Thank pop51
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This review is based on our most recent visit. Our last review states that this eatery is "the best breakfast choice" in the city. The Plaza continues to excel, and still is an outstanding breakfast/brunch choice. The food is simply delicious, whether you are eating...More

1  Thank Doc A
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Laurie S
What is the cost of the Sunday Brunch?
2 March 2016|
Response from gonnaflyhi |
It's not anything different from the menu,,,not your typical brunch that most are used to--not a buffet brunch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 N Cass St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3374
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-272-0515
  • E-mail
Located in the Plaza Hotel & Apartments.
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