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Comet Cafe

1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
+1 414-273-7677
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“meatloaf” (50 reviews)
“cupcakes” (33 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Diner, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
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11 - 20 of 367 reviews

Reviewed 7 August 2017

This was a weekend getaway for a game at Miller Park (Cubs Game). My wife and I are in our 50's. We try to find "non" chain eateries when we can. My wife had found this place on Triple D. Let me tell you what...More

Thank rabbott5
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We went to check a couple places out for my vegan daughter. Well, the atmosphere is great...a little small and always very busy but the food does speak for itself. We have gone for brunch a few times only and each time it has been...More

Thank Rose404
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Got the meatloaf dinner, very mediocre. Couldn't find the bacon it was supposed to be wrapped in and very bland. Wife got tomatoe n cheese sandwich which was a large portion but not to exciting. The best thing was the fries. Don't know what all...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Delicious mac and cheese! So good and to die for! Loved my salad and chicken fingers app. My friend had the bacon-wrapped meatloaf. It tried it- yum! We ordered cupcakes to go. So good! Our server was friendly too. Can't wait to go back next...More

Thank narguelles85
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

What more could you want, right? Our first time here, so we had to get the meatloaf. It was scrumptious, the side salad was fresh and colorful and the mashed potatoes and gravy were sinful. Our waiter was friendly and patient with we tourists/first timers....More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been coming here for years when we visit family in the Milwaukee area. It is our favorite place to get breakfast. He is vegan and I am gluten free. We have had dinner here before but we think their breakfasts...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

When you walk in to the place, you definitely get the "Dive" feel of the place. The service is excellent. The food is amazing. But the vibes of the place truly makes this place feel like home!

Thank KingtubaPFR
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Great casual place for dinner. Very nice staff. Food was really good with ample portions. Will be back!

Thank Barb559
Reviewed 12 June 2017

From the time you walk in the place is a feast for the eyes. I saw the pies, first though....had to take a piece home! Bacon wrapped meatloaf and the turkey dinner (turkey croquettes) were amazing....my "hurricane" left me unfulfilled, however. The broccoli cheddar soup...More

Thank mountainswans
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We mainly came here because of the vegan/vegetarian options. I ordered a beet avocado salad with marinated tofu, and it was delicious! Low-key place with nice atmosphere.

Thank spiewaa
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Questions & Answers
25 April 2017|
Response from Mary Beth A | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Went there for lunch on a week day.
25 April 2017|
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Response from Rktravels62 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it is awesome Parking is a challenge Enjoy!
16 April 2017|
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Response from Rktravels62 | Reviewed this property |
No...was not overly crowded but parking was tough due to residential area....enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:30 am
9:00 am - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 414-273-7677
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