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Conejito's Place

539 W Virginia St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1536
+1 414-278-9106
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“chicken mole” (14 reviews)
“beans” (14 reviews)
“tostadas” (7 reviews)
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539 W Virginia St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1536
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

RUDE STAFF!! We arrived to the restaurant around 615 for my birthday dinner. Place is on the smaller side but still had enough tables for us to put together for our party of 19. They refused to serve our group. They said 15 or less....More

1  Thank Amy W
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We went based off a locals review. She said she had been coming for over 20yrs even had stories about the owner so we were excited about it. We were let down. I can get past the paper plates and it being a hole in...More

Thank Ashlia J
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Was taken here by a local a few years ago and food was very good. Authentic Mexican not what Americans think it is. Was back in Milwaukee and we stopped for lunch. Still the same food. Quick service, chips and salsa were great. Tacos and...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A friend originally from Milwaukee has been coming here since the 1980s and swears by it. A great, laid back place to eat and/or drink - just don't expect high-end. Highly recommend the chicken mole ($5 for white meat, $4.50 for dark meat) and the...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We stopped here for lunch on the suggestion of a local. Great advice! The food was delicious and inexpensive. The service was okay, but only one waitress for the whole place. She kept forgetting our water until just before we left.

Thank O1519XMmariac
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This place is known for it's inexpensive food (nachos .85 and more with the salsa, 4 tacos for less than $5) and serving it on paper plates. Food comes quickly and tastes great. My issue recently was that we had a group, which I know...More

Thank rhundt67
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We've been coming here for years. It is what it is. Decent mexican food fast and cheap. No complimentary chips like other places but everything is reasonably priced. We usually order tostadas, tacos and the mexican lunch plate with a couple of margaritas. Can get...More

Thank lschmeck
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I have wnjoyed Conejito's for over 30 years. I lunched in the bar area with an East Coast friend before the Brewes gameand had a great time. Where else can you get an inexpensive and authentic Mexican meal served on paper plates at a restaurant?...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We have recently relocated from Wisconsin to New Mexico. But when we lived in Milwaukee, Conejito's Place was one of our two favorites in the Historic Third Ward in downtown Milwaukee. La Fuente was our second favorite. Conijito's is located on the corner of 6th...More

Thank Roger K
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I've been going in here for 40yrs. Last nite my wife and I stopped in as we have not been there in awhile. As soon as we walked in the waitress rudely instructed us where we could not sit, even though the place was nowhere...More

Thank PalicanMan
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5 July 2017|
Response from jroughboy50 | Reviewed this property |
All I've ever seen there is paper plates,and I've been going there for some time...even if you get an order to go they charge you for take out which in my opinion is dumb because you still get paper plates,so I guess they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 539 W Virginia St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1536
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Walker's Point
  • Neighbourhood: Walker's Point
  • Phone Number: +1 414-278-9106
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