Milwaukee Lunch Spots


Looking to get lunch? Downtown Milwaukee has plenty of lunch options, from a grab n' go meal to spots to enjoy a leisurely midday meal. Check out some of our favorite restaurants and let's do lunch!

Lunchtime Favorites

  Name Category Description
Bavette La Boucherie Cafe, Deli & Markets Contemporary butcher shop & cafe offering sustainable meats, plus a daily lunch & dinner menu.
Cafe Benelux European Known for its extensive bier selection, brunch & amazing rooftop view.
Centraal Grand Cafe and Tappery European Global cuisines and over seventy tap beverages in Milwaukee's Bay View neighborhood.
Cafe Hollander Milwaukee European European Grand Cafe known for its Belgian bier, scratch cooking & brunch.
Capital Grille Milwaukee Steak Sophisticated, traditional steak house specializing in Dry-Aged steaks.
Elsa's on the Park Burgers Trendy restaurant serving burgers & martinis in a lively, funky venue showcasing rotating artwork.
Kopp's Frozen Custard Glendale Burgers Landmark famous for delicious frozen custard & equally tasty jumbo burgers.
Milwaukee Public Market Cafe, Deli & Markets Year-round indoor market featuring the freshest & most delicious products.
Sobelman's Pub & Grill Burgers Home of MKE's Best Burgers.
Sweet Diner Breakfast & Brunch Upscale, modern diner serving breakfast & lunch dishes. Juice & coffee bar.
The Wicked Hop and Jackalope Lounj American Open early, serving late! Brunch, lunch, dinner & dessert, cocktails & fun.
Blue Bat Kitchen & Tequilaria Latin & Mexican Varied casual menu priced for everyday dining. Outdoor riverfront seating.
DanDan Asian DanDan has a Chinese soul with a Midwestern Sensibility. EsterEv serves an inspired 10-course tasting menu.
Don's Diner & Cocktails American Old-school cool diner transported to 2018. Modern diner food that's craved, cocktails to please. The neighborhood's go to place for breakfast, lunch, dinner. A late night if you're feeling naughty.
Camino MKE Bar Camino is an American craft beer bar and eatery located in Milwaukee's historic Walker's Point neighborhood.
Zocalo Food Park Latin & Mexican Our mission is to cultivate partnerships with food entrepreneurs and create an ecosystem that connects people in our community through food.
Crossroads Collective Food Hall A unique, culinary-driven food hall with multiple micro-restaurants is now open in Milwaukee. Each vendor is an independent, local, and chef-owned business. All ingredients are local when possible and all food is made from scratch.
Twisted Fisherman Beach Bar & Restaurant Seafood A coastal style beach bar & restaurant offering a variety of fresh seafood, steaks, ribs, sandwiches and signature drinks. For a private event, we have The Canal Street Yacht Club, next door available.
Fairgrounds Yankee Hill Cafe, Deli & Markets Fairgrounds Coffee & Tea is a first of its kind destination that brings the nations finest craft roasters and specialty teas together under one roof, redefining the coffee house experience.
Proof Pizza Pizza Features Neapolitan-style pizzas that bake in less than two minutes in an 800-degree brick oven.