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Centro Cafe

808 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212-3048
+1 414-455-3751
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pasta dishes” (7 reviews)
“duck risotto” (5 reviews)
“gnudi” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
808 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212-3048
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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
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
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