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The Anchorage

) #68 of 1,262 Restaurants in Milwaukee ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
4700 N Port Washington Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53212-1041
+1 414-962-4710
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“red snapper” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
06:30 - 14:00All hours
American, Contemporary, Gastropub, Seafood, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4700 N Port Washington Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53212-1041
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Reviews (236)
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11 - 20 of 236 reviews

Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I was visiting from out of town. I went to the Anchorage expecting a nice seafood lunch like I used to get. It turns out the restaurant no longer specializes in seafood. It changed hands a year or so ago. I was very disappointed. The...More

Thank Jerome S
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Sunday evening dinner of fish and chips, cheese curds, clam chowder. Loved the cheese curds,other food OK. Nice ambiance, attentive waitstaff, food good, prices average to high. Friday night's fish fry is popular.

Thank lizpahl
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

From what I've read, the Anchorage used to mean something in milwaukee. It used to be a reputable seafood restaurant where folks would go for a fancy night out. That's sad, because this restaurant is light years away from that illustrious time. Attached to the...More

2  Thank Gwenevere M
Reviewed 3 January 2017

From the exterior the Anchorage is a non-descript building attached to a Holiday Inn. Inside is spacious and inviting with a great view of the river. We were there on a weekday for lunch and the place was near empty, which is a shame because...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 31 December 2016

All appetizers, except for the soup are half price during Happy Hour. The chicken wings are tough to beat, but the quesadillas are very good, as well.

Thank Frank T
Reviewed 18 November 2016

What a pleasant time we had! Ladies lunch......sitting by the river. The food was tasty, the service attentive, and the environment was modern, hip, and clean! I'd come back now that I've made the first visit! The spacious tables on the river is an excellent...More

Thank GlennaCB
Reviewed 16 November 2016

A hidden gem - quiet, great for meetings. The staff - especially Tammy and Kevin - are great! The food is very good - thanks to Jason and Ramon (chefs). Thank you.

Thank Jason G
Reviewed 3 November 2016

attached to holiday inn riverfront great place to eat and drink a little pricey but the food was delicious

Thank billnanci
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We stopped by the Anchorage for a fish fry this past Friday. We had made a reservation online, but it was obvious that we didn't need it. . When we arrived, there was only one other couple in the restaurant at 5:30pm. The decoration of...More

Thank Curly H
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Based on Kevin's recommendation, our party of three decided to check the Anchorage's Friday fish fry out. We found it to reasonably priced and of good quality. Kudos to the chef and to Kevin for his outstanding recommendation.We'll be sure not be strangers! We'll be...More

Thank flanagandennis
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Larry C
Tell me about your Sunday brunch
26 April 2017|
Response from tomandrsn | Property representative |
Larry, We do not have a dedicated Sunday brunch. Our hotel offers a breakfast buffet daily and on Sunday's it is available until 11:00.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
American, Contemporary, Gastropub, Seafood, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4700 N Port Washington Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53212-1041
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-962-4710
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront
The redesigned Anchorage restaurant and River's Edge Lounge uses high quality locally sourced ingredients to enhance all their dishes.
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