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Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
740 N Plankinton Ave Fl 1, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2403
+1 414-276-3030
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
740 N Plankinton Ave Fl 1, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2403
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think it needs a little bit of an update. Looks old and more over smells like stale beer. The table was really sticky too. So kind of gross. But the food and the drinks were really good. Everyone in my party thought the food...More

Thank firebird350
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner on a Friday night. Sat in the bar area. Food was good- and predictable. Enjoyed some of the ale choices.

Thank sharonrobertb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for a light supper & our server was absolutely wonderful. Most had salads but we also ordered a few appetizers to share. The mac n cheese was really good with a little bread crumb topping with grated parmesan. Salads were all good &...More

Thank shelleylee7250
Reviewed 11 April 2018

incredible bar food, great atmosphere. The bartender and waitress were friendly, and their brews were very good

Thank W1882NUkevinc
Reviewed 6 April 2018

This was one of my favorite downtown restaurants and have eaten here many times. My experience today was disappointing to say the least. We waited about ten minutes at the hostess station before being greeted and it was not even busy. The waiter started out...More

Thank summerslide
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I am a West Coast annoying mostly Vegan eater so probably not the best place for me to eat, but I was with family and this worked for them so was being a team player. (I mean everyone has salads at least!). For a vegan,...More

Thank Joni M
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this Resturant. It's very big with lots of seating and right on the river. Would be great in the summer time. They have a huge outdoor bar. The food was excellent and prices are perfect. Our waiter Adam was the best!!!

Thank Lissa99
Reviewed 13 March 2018

I was touring around Milwaukee and after visiting several spots, I was hungry. I had finally found the bronze Fonz and RockBottom was a walk over a working drawbridge. It was a blustery day and it actually rained a bit. The neighborhood was busy because...More

Thank MeMeDaVinci
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Review slanted due to bad experience with other patrons. We were seated in an area with a large group of people, who were in the process of being cut off from alcohol, and not being happy about it. The staff on hand was hard pressed...More

Thank Josh R
Reviewed 6 March 2018

i don't drink and do not care for hipster cool Breweries but the restaurant, boy what a treat. head across the river and see the Bronze Fonz

Thank JimDeBerry
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30 September 2017|
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Response from northernerpalmtreelo | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure. I would phone them to check.
Amanda M
5 March 2016|
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Response from LadyM005 | Reviewed this property |
Sandwiches are around $10-$12.00. Sorry, don't know about wine.
28 November 2015|
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Response from JL2z | Reviewed this property |
check their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 N Plankinton Ave Fl 1, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2403
    (Wells Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-276-3030
  • E-mail
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