DanDan has a Chinese soul with a Midwestern Sensibility. EsterEv serves an inspired 10-course tasting menu.

360 E. Erie Street
Milwaukee, WI • 53202
[email protected]
Hours of Operation

Tue.-Thu. 4-8 p.m.; Fri.-Sat. 4-9 p.m.; Sun. 4-8 p.m.

Visit Website


DanDan is a Chinese-American restaurant located in Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward. The co-owners and co-head chefs, Dan Jacobs and Dan Van Rite, have always been passionate about cooking (and eating) Chinese food. Their vision was to create a restaurant that had a Chinese soul.
Read More

Things You'll Find:

  1. Yes, both of the head chef's are named Dan.
  2. DanDan Noodles are a traditional Sichuan dish.
  3. Dan Van Rite is a devoted Packers fan, while Dan Jacobs is a loyal Bears fan.
  4. Within the wals of DanDan, EsterEv is housed . . . a restaurant within a restaurant.

Onsite Amenities
& Features

  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Private Dining Area
  • Reservations Recommended
  • Closed Sunday
  • Group Seating
  • Deliver/Delivery Service
  • Outdoor Patio or Rooftop
  • ADA Compliant
  • Banquet Facilities
  • On-Site Parking
  • Free On-Site Parking
  • Family Friendly


  • Miles to the Convention Center: 1.20
  • Price Range: $$
  • Total Number of Meeting Rooms: 2
  • Capacity of Largest Room Set Banquet Style: 28
  • Capacity of Largest Room Set Reception Style: 28
  • Facility Classification: Event Venue

Facility Information

Property Value


Historic Third Ward

A gem of Milwaukee's downtown, the Historic Third Ward is the city's thriving arts and fashion district. This neighborhood along the Milwaukee river is as unique as its boutique shops and restaurants.

Nearby Attractions
Nearby Accommodations