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718 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4404 (Wisconsin)
+1 414-223-2200
17:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Wed 17:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Rockford, Illinois
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a superior restaurant. We pleased with the steaks, sides, and general presentation. Our server met our every expectation. The only drawback for this restaurant is the noise. A great disappointment for this class of restaurant.

Thank Sue H
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent staff! The food was delicious and the decoration is something else. Definitely worth a visit.

1 Thank Laura R
Madison, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful service! The filet will melt in your mouth. The grilled octopus was fantastic. The wedge salad they will bring out to you chopped, if you wish, and was perfect. A great place for all!

1 Thank skiteri
Greenfield, Wisconsin
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had supper at Carnevor on Sunday evening, 11/12/2016. We ordered the Petite Fillet with the wine sauce and it was excellent. The meat was tender and done exactly to our request. We had an excellent server who pleasantly informed us of the specials for the evening and was very prompt with our order and checked back with us to... More 

1 Thank Ken A
Chicago, Illinois
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56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being from Chicago we know a good quality Steakhouse. The staff was excellent. Both knowledgeable and fun and timely with courses. Wine selection was great as well. Salads were fresh and tasty as were the brussel sprouts. We both had the Filet's which were cooked to perfection at medium rare. I had the Au poivre sauce which was very good.... More 

1 Thank Diego2STL
Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We chose Carnevor as our 35th wedding anniversary choice this year and we were completely happy with our choice. I read a couple of the recent reviews and could hardly believe that we were in the same place. We did dine there on a Wednesday evening and it was rather quiet, but a decent amount of patrons. Service at the... More 

1 Thank Laurie7Wisconsin
St Louis
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Pros - Waiter acknowledged our 18th Wedding Anniversary and it was written into our menu. Owner paid our dinner. Why? See Cons.. Cons - Res at 7:15 arrived 7:10, very noisy & crowded (violating fire code?). Nearly cancelled "Romantic" dinner right then. Escorted to bar next door & not their own bar(glad not January). Seated at 7:45 (outside to return).... More 

Thank MNM01
Gurnee, Illinois
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Went to dinner with my wife and brother and the only reservations I could get on a Saturday was for 5:00pm. We got there 10 minutes early and the wait staff said they were not open without giving us the option to wait at the bar. I had to ask can we wait at the bar and the response was... More 

Thank Mark H
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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163 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

For the purpose of full disclosure: I received no payment or anything of value in return for this review or any reviews I have written in the past. I fully pay my own freight when it comes to dining. My wife and I had tickets to see "Man of La Mancha" at the Milwaukee Repertory Theatre complex on Oct. 23,... More 

Thank Stu T
Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Service and food were phenomenal...Steak was extremely tender, lobster bisque was to die for....would highly recommend this restaurant.

1 Thank Pam19571975

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
American, Steakhouse
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 718 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4404
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 414-223-2200
Milwaukee's premier steakhouse, Carnevor is one of Wisconsin’s most acclaimed fine dining destinations. A restaurant consistently topping year-end “Best Of” lists, Carnevor has been lauded for its variety of culinary tastes – from our luscious barrel-cut beef to mouthwatering New York Strips and bone-in fillets. Our steak menu offers exquisite wet- and dry-aged USDA prime beef – a distinction afforded to less than two percent of all American beef – as well as daily selections of the coveted Kobe, imported from Japan to guarantee the most succulent and tender waygu. And with a wine list featuring more than 400 selections, you’ll always find the perfect bottle to uncork with your meal. But it’s not merely the “meal” you’ll enjoy at Carnevor. It’s the entire experience: service, music, menu, and more. To top it all, herbivores are always welcome.
Please call restaurant to arrange large party reservations.

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