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Cafe at the Plaza

1007 N Cass St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3374
+1 414-272-0515
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“pancakes” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1007 N Cass St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3374
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Reviewed 3 December 2018

The atmosphere is chill, the waiter was chill and the food was great. I enjoyed the corned beef hash. REAL corned beef. The Bloody Mary's looked ridiculously awesome too. Give it a try. (Gluten Free toast too!!!)

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PewaukeeJim
Reviewed 9 November 2018

I had the egg sandwich here two days in a row. I will be putting herbed goat/cream cheese on all my egg sandwiches from here on out. My husband and I split it (it comes with divinely crispy hash browns) and it was still too...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank L M
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We stayed at a hotel nearby and stopped in Cafe at the Plaza for brunch. There was about an hour long wait for 2 people or we were offered to sit at the counter right away. We took the counter where you sit among other...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lindsey K
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the hotel and stopped in for breakfast before we hit the town. This was absolutely 100% worth it!!! Wonderful, tasty, quick service, damn good food!!! I can’t say enough about the place. And yes, we are going back tomorrow morning :)

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank mjclmc
Reviewed 16 June 2018

We found this place and were pleasantly surprised about the ivy clad outdoor dining patio. Very nice and food was excellent. We had breakfast and everything was wonderful! High recommend this place!

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank lovestravel2
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

There are two areas in the cafe, one area by the kitchen, where you sit at the bar, and another area that is more formal, with linen table cloths. We chose to sit at the bar, and it was great watching the chefs work. The...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank VickyRinWarwick
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Sadly, we bypassed breakfast at our own hotel, after reading the positive TA reviews for Cafe at the Plaza. My breakfast sandwich was lacking in flavor which I will attribute to sourcing least expensive ingredients. In the end, I picked it apart, trying to find...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank JJRuchotzke
Reviewed 30 May 2018

My wife and I were on vacation in Milwaukee and wanted to get breakfast somewhere near our hotel. We looked on Trip Advisor and found the Café on the Plaza near by. The restaurant is located in a hotel/apartment complex and is really cool. It...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Ben H
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Breakfast or lunch at the Cafe at the Plaza is not only a treat, but it is also an Art Deco treasure and a walk into history. Kudos to the chef. I believe that when a restaurant does the simple and basic dishes well that...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ATLveronicav
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Charming cafe original to the 1920's with very good breakfast selection and good food. Very popular place on Sunday morning, so come early or take some time to read the Sunday paper in the lobby while you wait for a table.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Laura R
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Laurie S
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
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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
Located in the Plaza Hotel & Apartments.
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