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Buckley's Restaurant and Bar

801 N Cass St, Corner of Cass and Wells, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3908
+1 414-277-1111
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“carrot cake” (12 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
801 N Cass St, Corner of Cass and Wells, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3908
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a go to for me in the summer, I love sitting on the patio and watching the world go by. The outdoor seating is dog friendly, and the staff and owner are always polite and friendly. I usually have a glass or...More

1  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed dining here on NYE. Bartender and waiter were friendly, helpful and attentive. Everyone enjoyed their meal and the carrot cake was fantastic! We will be back!

Thank mgptravels
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We visited Buckley's for dinner based on a friend's recommendation--she grew up in Milwaukee. We went in for dinner, without a reservation, and sat at the bar. The bartender that night was one of the owners and he was very friendly, told us about Milwaukee,...More

Thank raeumlich
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

My Wisconsin sister made reservations for us for dinner on a Saturday. Good thing because it was packed! Our server Maxwell was charming, attentive, and helpful. I’m not a cocktail drinker but wanted to try one of their special drinks. I described the kind of...More

Thank Kim O
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I found myself in Milwaukee in June for a wedding with a friend and my room was at the Plaza. Their restaurant had closed so my friend and I were looking for a place to eat since we were both starved. After asking the front...More

2  Thank jaceyb345
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Having read a number of reviews on Buckley's, I was excited to dine here for Saturday Brunch. The overall experience was great, and the food was enjoyable, but I was simply not impressed. There were many positives for the restaurant, including a professional and polite...More

1  Thank Peter O
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Walked to Buckley's from our hotel, The Plaza just a block away. Milwaukee seems to be very active and happening, but we wanted a quiet meal with white tablecloths and nice service and Buckley's delivered. Had a great caesar salad and then mussels in a...More

Thank design49er
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We enjoyed the atmosphere of this cute, small place and the outdoor seating along the street is a nice perk. We split the Artichoke appetizer which was good, and we each had the Corn Potato soup. It was very chunky and not a soup consistency...More

Thank panielsen
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I was in town staying near Buckleys. A nearby restaurant Bacchus was closed. I walked in alone and was immediately told the only dinner option was to eat at the bar. I asked how long was the wait. I got the same answer. A party...More

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Been here 4 times and love it! Highly recommend the Fried Artichoke appetizer, Gnocchi main and Hanger Steak main. So delicious!!!! Staff is fabulous!!! Great place for romantic dinner or cocktail at the bar. Wine was perfect. Can't wait for next visit to Milwaukee.

1  Thank Lauri B
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28 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from bikeride2016 | Reviewed this property |
No Valet Parking, but plenty of street parking in the neighborhood.
4 September 2016|
Response from Tim B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Their phone is 414-277-1111.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 N Cass St, Corner of Cass and Wells, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3908
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 414-277-1111
  • E-mail
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