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Old German Beer Hall

₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, , European
1009 N Old World 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1301
+1 414-226-2728
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brat” (22 reviews)
“currywurst” (10 reviews)
“cheese spread” (9 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
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1009 N Old World 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1301
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked in around 7:00 on a Friday evening. Upon entering, the bartender saw me and said “you made it, want a free beer.” The answer was obvious, but I was impressed with the friendliness. My wife and I grabbed a high top and were promptly...More

Thank Davgram59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 'hall' is small. The beer was excellent. I expected lively german atmosphere, got none of it on a Friday lunch time. Pump in some German music... or I would guess that the staff doesn't want to hear more German music so it is off...More

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were tempted to try this restaurant by the sign out front which said "Free Lunch with Beer". They were offering brats or hot dogs from Usingers (across the street) on a roll with any beer purchase. We were not disappointed! The beer was delicious...More

Thank bob_96
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great bratwurst and Bavarian pretzels! Not to mention the assortment of beers! Great friendly service and atmosphere!

Thank 720amyn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped by here for brunch this weekend. The beer and pretzel hit the spot and the German pancake was better than Oma's, just as advertised! The staff and customers were all very friendly. We had several people stop by our table just to chat....More

Thank ashley m
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

With limited seating and limited food selection, the most enjoyable part of this restaurant was the beer. Service was practically unavailable with only one server for the whole place. Food was very limited in selections and when the sausage plate was put on the table,...More

Thank Emily E
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Walking into this place was like a flashback in time. I was in Munich years ago and it made me think of a beer hall and some of the beer gardens we went to over there! There was kind of a band playing. It was...More

Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 25 March 2018

The food, beer and atmosphere is good here. We enjoyed our time, but don't expect a a quiet dinner. Small place so the sound really can get loud, but fun place.

Thank wingnut457
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Very reasonable prices, great german beer, great pretzels and sausages. Basic Americanized german fare but high bang for the buck.

Thank gregp422
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Stopped here while the St. Patrick's day parade was going on. Had 2 different German beers and a Reuben and Knackwust. All was good and the waitress was friendly!

Thank Suzanne S
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Questions & Answers
31 January 2017|
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Response from quietwaters1 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. They have a decent website. You may want to check that out.
Beth B
16 May 2016|
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Response from PDalPra | Reviewed this property |
No reservations are accepted that I've ever heard of. Not sure how far from the Hilton... A quick Google should clear that up! He should be able to get around just fine with a little assistance Enjoy the food and beer... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1009 N Old World 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1301
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-226-2728
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