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The Pasta Tree Restaurant & Wine Bar

1503 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-2328
+1 414-276-8867
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
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“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
“manicotti” (3 reviews)
“meat sauce” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1503 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-2328
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for a special event and the restaurant was closed to the public so this is not a review of their regular menu or service. We were here for a wine dinner and had a lovely time. We were able to meet and speak...More

Thank Hpmicks
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We've always wanted to try Pasta Tree based on friend's recommendations and I so badly wanted to like it more than I did. Parking is terrible. After driving around the area a few times I dropped my wife off and she asked about parking. The...More

Thank civicnation
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Our meals were delicious but we noticed that just about every menu item included pasta which we aren't big on. We prefer Italian restaurants that have great meals without pasta. The restaurant has been there a very long time and added space at some point...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and the service was good. A little tight, space was limited. Best to make reaervations.

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Had a fabulous meal at Pasta Tree! It's in an unassuming storefront on Milwaukee's lower east side. But inside, it reminded us of the delightful meals we had in Italy last August. They have a wonderful wine selection by the glass, including some Multepulcianos we...More

Thank Waterlefe1
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Do you (double) your pricing because of a holiday? We ordered off the regular menu; not the special list; and our soup doubled. What did I miss here? The menu stated ($7.00); and the bill was ($14.00.) 2x. Feeling bad about this....help!

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We had dinner at The Pasta Tree last weekend. Unlike some of the other diners, I did not mind walking near the kitchen to get seated or to get to the bathroom. I thought it lent a cozy charm. The food was quite good and...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 11 December 2016

last night while visiting my son in Milwaukee we decided to try the Pasta Tree for dinner. So happy we did. the restaurant is small but still very quiet. we were seated almost immediately upon entering and our selections from the wine / beer list...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 12 November 2016

After an eternity of hearing her talk about wanting to visit this establishment, I finally brought my wife here on a Wednesday night as a surprise date. We arrived a little earlier than 5pm, but were graciously let in and seated while our host continued...More

1  Thank Indignity
Reviewed 12 November 2016

After 10 plus years we finally made it back to Milwaukee without kids for dinner! This was my wife’s favorite Italian restaurant back from her college days. We called to make reservations in route on a Friday night. They did not answer, we were a...More

Thank EandRGO
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1503 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-2328
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 414-276-8867
  • E-mail
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