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American, Bar, Irish, Pub
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4919 W North Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53208-1119
+1 414-871-5050
08:00 - 23:30
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Sun 08:00 - 22:00
Mon 08:00 - 23:30
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 23:30
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our party of 5 ate there for dinner and the spinach artichoke dip was super creamy and loaded. It is served with grilled marble rye. The chicken tender appetizer was super crunchy and had great ranch dip. It was a nice portion. The table next to us also got the spinach dip. They have a wide beer selection. The Farmer... More 

Thank Raboug
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've had my share of corned beef sandwhiches and Reubens. There are some good ones out there, but if I really need the best, I go to McBob's! If you really want a Rueben, go for it. But if you want to see what made them famous, just order the Corned Beef. The restaurant/bar has a laid back neighborhood feel.... More 

Thank 500brucer
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

McBobs is a Milwaukee landmark & every patron that visits are fortunate to have y'all so easily accessible from the entire metro area! The corned beef, in all its mouth watering goodness, cannot be beat and may be the BEST anywhere! The burgers are thick & juicy and served on flakey buttery buns that make these burgers some of the... More 

Thank TosaTrio
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Mcbob's has great food great drinks fun atmosphere I would recommend the Rubin right out of the gate don't let them in the room and order it every time we're in

Thank Cory S
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320 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I've been here many times and always worth it. This morning my wife, son and I had breakfast. My wife loves the French Toast and scones. Always good. My son had Corn Beef, worlds best, and I tried a different egg dish from my normal McGinnity. I had the Dubliner Benedict. Nummy sauce with a bit of a bite and... More 

Thank Robert H
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

A wide variety of tasty, homemade food...your belly will thank you! It's located pretty much the middle of Milwaukee, north of Miller park by a hop & a skip. I've taken out of town guests and all thanked me for introducing them. I heard of this place yrs back when I played a season of hurling, the ancient Irish field... More 

Thank Merrrp
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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141 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Always good food and dirt cheap but tonight my beer was not cold, my burger was overcooked but yet tasty and my fiancé's meatloaf was flavorless and cold...bummer

Thank purplehotgirl
Chicago, Illinois
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56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

My son told me if I enjoy Corned Beef, this was the best around and he was right!! Even though this place is a typical 'Tosa Neighborhood Tavern not much on ambiance but the food made me a believer. Excellent Corned Beef, Spring Rolls and Scottish eggs, etc. Everything was wonderful. We had a huge To Go order but the... More 

Thank Richard A
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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201 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Other food too. This local pub in Washington Heights area is a neighborhood favorite, but also a regional attraction. Big menu with classic Irish fare including corned beef, fish fry, potato pancakes, wilted spinach and garlic. They do not have a deep fryer, it's all pan fried or other methods. Nice staff, clean and stocked bathroom, accessible but snug physical... More 

Thank Ellen R
Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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164 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Yes it was 8:30 in the morning. Yes the Bloody Mary's w/chaser were great (mild/medium or hot), yes the corned beef, eggs, hash-browns and toast were great......even the second round of Bloodies but.....but....it was 8am. Defiantly a must-stop if you're in the area. I would stop in during the morning hours. The neighborhood gets crazy as the day goes on.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 12
American, Bar, Irish, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4919 W North Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53208-1119
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-871-5050

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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?