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Triskele's

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American, Bar, Pub
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1801 S 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-4014
+1 414-837-5950
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16:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I've been here a few times and had very good experiences. Went here recently and was more mediocre. Soup was not very warm (bordering on cool), bread was from the ends of the loaf and only a couple pieces, and entree was average, at best. Service was great, however, and I do have to say the dessert was outstanding!

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Thank John P
Wisconsin
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53 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We wanted a new place to eat and were told of Triskele's which is not a new restaurant but new to us. It is in the 5th Ward/Bayview area of Milwaukee which is trending now. The owners of the restaurant are on sight cooking and bartending every night and are wonderful. Extremely friendly and welcoming. The restaurant is in a... More 

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Thank casturtle
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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151 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Quaint place always with a unique menu.... They have daily specials and the menu is constantly changing. I hadn't been there for years and actually forgot what the name was but when other plans fell through it was recommended to go here and we ordered a ton of appetizers and were even too full for dessert! The Thursday specials are... More 

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Thank purplehotgirl
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Warm inviting place - the people and surroundings. Stopped for $5!! apps at the bar the other night. Not sure which was my favorite - the spring rolls or the hen dumplings. Both were excellent and I will be back for mussels on Tuesday! Just wish this one was closer to home...

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Thank KWCabinGirl
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

We got all you can eat mussels, every Tuesday night. Our server was a lively, beautiful pixie who looked as though she had traveled from the Caribbean to serve us our fresh, delicious aquatic food. Very relaxed atmosphere. Love this place!

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Thank Anna R
Milwaukee
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58 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016

This is such a great spot. Classic Milwaukee tavern feel as soon as you walk in the door. Nobody putting on airs, customers of all ages, a kind of throwback. But the food is definitely of this culinary age as it demonstrates originality and expert handling. Menu arranged in three columns: meat, seafood and vegetarian so there are choices for... More 

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Thank Kasebrot
Brookfield, Wisconsin
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290 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Milwaukee is home to multiple smaller independent restaurants. Triskele's is a neighborhood gem, small corner "bar" with a tiny kitchen. Don't be fooled, they put forth some brilliant food! In addition, there are excellent bartenders who welcome you as "family," and offer some of the best classic cocktails I've had anywhere. Their Old Fashioned rivals my Dad's (world's best.) The... More 

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Thank wisconsinwinegirl
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Been noticing their FB page & was anxious to try out their AYCE mussels on Tuesdays. So happy we did. This place is fantastic. My wife loved her squash ravioli. We will definitely make this a regular stop. Our waitress was awesome & had a great personality & took very good care of us as she kept the mussels coming.

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Thank fjwalker
Syracuse, ut
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

We visited Milwaukee on our way to Green Bay and this restaurant was recommended by some friends! It was such a nice place! The food was very good. I had the macaroni and cheese and a salad. It was delicious, the best I have ever had! The owner was very accommodating! Had such a great experience! I highly recommend it!

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Thank Kelbyj58
Wisconsin
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We were looking for a new place to try and our daughter suggested Triskele's; she had heard about their Tuesday night all-you-can-eat mussel special. This is a very casual place and the atmosphere is cozy.Service was welcoming and prompt. I really enjoyed the Blue Cheese and Egg Chopped Salad. It comes with smoked bacon, tomatoes, red onions, and a light... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 S 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-4014
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-837-5950

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?