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Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery

$$ - $$$American, ,
740 N Plankinton Ave Fl 1, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2403
+1 414-276-3030
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (69 reviews)
“mac cheese” (20 reviews)
“chicken” (38 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
740 N Plankinton Ave Fl 1, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2403
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had dinner before going to a concert at Riverside Theatre. Asked the waitress what her favorite was and she directed me to the grilled chicken avocado sandwich. Ding, ding, ding, it was a winner. The cocktails were awesome too. Had a mango mojito which was...More

Thank DaisyPatch1970
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Milwaukee for a work meeting and we decided to walk to Rock Bottom. Service was very quick, we were seated immediately at 6 pm on a Friday night. At the table we ordered the Jalapeño Pretzel Stix, I do not like spice...More

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently visited Milwaukee and ate at Rock Bottom Brewery twice. First night we ate outside. View was great, but beware of the birds flying overhead. Two tables next to ours unfortunately had bird droppings land on their food! Second time inside, atmosphere is good and...More

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My steak salad was yummy. My Scotch Ale was good. Our waitress, Bertha, was amazing. She was so helpful to our huge group.

Thank Brenda F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is right downtown on the river and is easily accessible from major hotels. Both the food and service were very good.

Thank naaaaaaaa2015
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I think it needs a little bit of an update. Looks old and more over smells like stale beer. The table was really sticky too. So kind of gross. But the food and the drinks were really good. Everyone in my party thought the food...More

Thank firebird350
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Had dinner on a Friday night. Sat in the bar area. Food was good- and predictable. Enjoyed some of the ale choices.

Thank sharonrobertb
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We stopped for a light supper & our server was absolutely wonderful. Most had salads but we also ordered a few appetizers to share. The mac n cheese was really good with a little bread crumb topping with grated parmesan. Salads were all good &...More

Thank shelleylee7250
Reviewed 11 April 2018

incredible bar food, great atmosphere. The bartender and waitress were friendly, and their brews were very good

Thank W1882NUkevinc
Reviewed 6 April 2018

This was one of my favorite downtown restaurants and have eaten here many times. My experience today was disappointing to say the least. We waited about ten minutes at the hostess station before being greeted and it was not even busy. The waiter started out...More

Thank summerslide
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Questions & Answers
1 October 2017|
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Response from northernerpalmtreelo | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure. I would phone them to check.
Amanda M
5 March 2016|
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Response from LadyM005 | Reviewed this property |
Sandwiches are around $10-$12.00. Sorry, don't know about wine.
29 November 2015|
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Response from JL2z | Reviewed this property |
check their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 N Plankinton Ave Fl 1, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2403
    (Wells Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-276-3030
  • E-mail
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