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Old Town Serbian Gourmet House

522 W Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-1134
+1 414-672-0206
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“burek” (22 reviews)
“moussaka” (6 reviews)
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European, Eastern European
$$ - $$$
522 W Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-1134
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was absolutely delicious. Started with bread and toppings. Next was a salad for each of us. We had four different dishes, each better than the next. Burek, stuffed peppers and goulash were my favorites. Our waitress was amazing. She was very knowledgable and helpful....More

Thank Jo R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old Town Serbian Gourmet House has been around since Hector was a pup. Well, at least since 1971, and the food (and much of the decor) hasn’t changed a bit since then. If you want trendy this isn’t for you; but if you love old...More

Thank Peter P
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

My family typically visits this establishment at least once a year, and every time, we agree that the food is outstanding. During a recent visit, we were entertained by a man playing a guitar quietly in the background.which was wonderful. If you want blaring televisions,...More

Thank Samiam2366
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

On New Years Eve I called Old Town to inquire if they were open New Years Day. The lady who answered the phone stated that they were closed on Mondays. I said OK we will see you Tuesday at 5pm and asked if we needed...More

1  Thank sgtsmm
mouthsnap2012, Manager at Old Town Serbian Gourmet House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Sorry for the confusion, we were closed for a holiday break January 1st and 2nd. We urge people always to make reservations to secure a table.

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

My mother and I were in town for a funeral and she desperately wanted some Serbian food which is hard to come by in most areas of the country. We were greeted by a jovial gentleman who ended up being our waiter as well. He...More

Thank MyRiverSong
mouthsnap2012, Owner at Old Town Serbian Gourmet House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed 27 December 2017

So the hostess bartender waitress greeted us by crabbing at the customers in front of us telling them they couldn't go in because it's too early. She started arguing with someone else and it was really uncomfortable...Anyway, it's a restaurant so let's talk food. Food...More

1  Thank Sara H
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Old Town hasn't changed in the 40 years I've been going. This is a good thing! You can be gauranteed an excellent traditional Serbian meal (I recommend the Moussaka) and exceptional service. Our waiter Sasha was friendly and attentive. He also shared a bit of...More

Thank Lynn U
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Food was very good. No serving trays. Wait staff could only bring two plates at a time. My grape Sarma was cold. Both of our mashed potatoes were cold. Wait staff was given a section to wait on that made sense. They were all over...More

Thank _mmockabee2
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We had dinner here at our friends' recommendation and glad we did. Having dinner at the Old Town on a Saturday night is more like an event than a meal. The restaurant, particularly the interior, is reminiscent of an eating establishment in the heart of...More

2  Thank Joe C
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Old Town with our parents and grandma. The atmosphere is reminiscent of places we've visited in Europe. The servers are charming and attentive. For five people, we ordered three entrees (each comes with a salad), two bowls of soup, and two desserts. We...More

Thank alilodd80
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Response from CityHiker73 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 522 W Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-1134
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-672-0206
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