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2101 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53202
+1 414-287-2053
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

This is a perfect place to meet your love for a drink and nibble on some small plates. It's ideal after a movie: a cozy spot for a cocktail and conversation. It feels very European to me. Don't go if you're starving and need a massive meal. But do go if you want to share some yummy stuffed dates and... More 

1 Thank Erin O
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2015 via mobile

This place reminds me of tapas restaurants from 10 years ago when the entire draw was serving small plates and impressing you because of their tiny size. Dishes are expensive, quite diminutive, and taste mediocre at best. Our waitress was nice enough but clearly disinterested. Four people walking away from a meal still hungry, light in the pocket, and bored... More 

Thank Larsojam
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

Best item on the menu was the bacon wrapped stuffed dates. The other items we ordered were good but not as memorable as the dates.

Thank Othello36
Chicago, Illinois
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165 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2013

Allium is located in a very inviting space. It's small and homey. Very good beer selection, personable service. Unfortunately, the food fell short of expectations. We started with the mushroom and lentil soup which tasted good but was barely warm. The white pizza came on a plate with no garnish. The crust was a little tough. The smoked trout appetizer... More 

1 Thank fredilev
Peoria, Illinois
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59 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2013 via mobile

Value was phenomenal. Had a split pea curry soup that was amazing 4$ then had a cheese plate but the waitress had no clue where the cheeses were from (big turnoff if you are not from Wisconsin) . Then had the lasagna for dinner and that was also amazing. Overall a great experience and hopefully you will have better service!

Thank Giro S
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2013 via mobile

Allium has a wonderful wine selection that your bartender or server will be glad to go over and make recommendations for you. Their small plates are to die for and made with local ingredients as much as possible. The home made seasonal soups are fantastic. Beer selection is unique. Although the food is very good, what I love most is... More 

Thank Foodielove03
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2013

Have been here many times. Very relaxed atmosphere. Staff and ever present owner make the place awesome.

Thank mslapointe
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2013

Great place in a super, east side location. Whatever has occupied this space in the past has always been decent, but Allium is wonderful and I really hope they dominate this real estate for years to come. We didn't dine there so much as we noshed there. Paired with a couple of glasses of New Glarus Snowshoe Ale, we had... More 

Thank MRC58
Miami, Florida
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478 reviews
342 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2012

This is without question one of out favorite places on the near East side. We first experienced this restaurant approximately a year and a half ago and have consistently been pleased with the service, the variety on the menu, and the tasty meals that are prepared by Tim. Allium continues to grow in popularity on the east side. It has... More 

Thank Joseph F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2101 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53202
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-287-2053

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?