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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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“bison burger” (7 reviews)
“nachos” (21 reviews)
“chicken” (37 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
740 N Plankinton Ave Fl 1, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2403
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend this Resturant. It's very big with lots of seating and right on the river. Would be great in the summer time. They have a huge outdoor bar. The food was excellent and prices are perfect. Our waiter Adam was the best!!!

Thank Lissa99
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was touring around Milwaukee and after visiting several spots, I was hungry. I had finally found the bronze Fonz and RockBottom was a walk over a working drawbridge. It was a blustery day and it actually rained a bit. The neighborhood was busy because...More

Thank MeMeDaVinci
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Review slanted due to bad experience with other patrons. We were seated in an area with a large group of people, who were in the process of being cut off from alcohol, and not being happy about it. The staff on hand was hard pressed...More

Thank Josh R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i don't drink and do not care for hipster cool Breweries but the restaurant, boy what a treat. head across the river and see the Bronze Fonz

Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came in for a pit stop from walking around. Had great beer (the red was great) and nachos, fried pickles and the pretzel. Yummy!

Thank varneykr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went prior to seeing Steve Winwood and couldn’t have been happier with our choice. I had Cajun Pasta, Jambalya with noodles and my wife had veggie tacos. People may have thought something was going on at our table with all the...More

Thank ClaptonWi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had an excellent experience at Rock Bottom due to the combination of great food, atmosphere, and service/suggestions provided by our waitress Mary! I was here on a business dinner with a group of my colleagues and greatly enjoyed the brewery nachos, perfect for (4),...More

Thank Bobby B
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

We came here for Valentines Day dinner around 4:30. Place was pretty empty. We were seated way in the back and took extremely long for our waitress to take our order. She was not friendly and very poor customer service skills. Food was good (as...More

Thank MrsBerger16
Reviewed 24 January 2018

I made reservations and took 8 friends to Rock Bottom during a recent visit to Milwaukee. while i was nervous because recent reviews were not kind every person had a great meal including the Nachos Appetizer we shared at the table. Julia our server was...More

Thank fooodie66
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We brought our grandkids and the kids menu had lots of good choices for them. The server was extra friendly with them.

Thank JL2z
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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, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
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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