We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Centro Cafe

808 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212-3048
+1 414-455-3751
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pasta dishes” (7 reviews)
“duck risotto” (5 reviews)
“gnudi” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
808 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212-3048
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (73)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Personally I found this place's food on a scale 0-10 about a 4.5 . We were seated right away ,nice really really small table in a back patio area? ( not really a patio it was covered by a plastic roof filled with spiders and...More

Thank Bonnie1320
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We celebrated our 50th wedding anniversary with our son at the Centro Cafe, a small intimate restaurant with a unique atmosphere which has expanded since our last visit to include a second floor bar and outdoor patio which is also available for seating. It opened...More

Thank jnj2305
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered out when my son and daughter-in-law came home with their new baby. Ordered 7 different things, and all were terrific! I am gluten-free, and they have lots of choices. Really good!

Thank chrisleinberger
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner. Had some type of rustic lasagna which was burnt and horrible tasting and I sent it back. Ended up sharing my partner's little pizza which was good. They comped the lasagna:). We got a flourless chocolate dessert which, while tasty, was more...More

Thank skibran
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We hit a $25 three course meal special night with bruschetta, scampi and a strawberry parfait. All were excellent as was the setting and service. We will be back.

Thank Betsy M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Our fist time here after many recommendations. Party of four sat in an area that will be nicer during the summer -- evening was a bit cold. All starters and meals were good; my wife sent her pesto back for being a bit cold. After...More

Thank WashingtonIsland5
Reviewed 2 April 2017

In my opinion one of Milwaukees top restaurants. Took some friends who had never been there. They were very impressed with the whole experience.

Thank j f
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My sister and I went on a Friday night before going to a show. We showed up right when they opened at 5:00 and before 6:00 the place was packed. They do not take reservations. We really enjoyed our whole meal. Split the special salad...More

Thank Christianne C
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Dream food and great service. Tables are tight so get friendly or just peek at next tables selection.

Thank Localfann
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We visited Centro for New Years Eve. One of the few times they take reservations. The dinner was excellent, the service from Joseph was outstanding. This has become a favorite of ours, especially for special occasions. We love the duck risotto, the prosciutto wrapped asparagus,...More

Thank Ann W
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Cafe Corazon
107 reviews
.86 km away
Nessun Dorma
20 reviews
.22 km away
Colectivo
18 reviews
.63 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Swing Park
6 reviews
1.56 km away
Manfred Olson Planetarium
5 reviews
1.48 km away
Lakefront Brewery
1,339 reviews
1.47 km away
The Foundation Bar
10 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Centro Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 808 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212-3048
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-455-3751
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing