The Pasta Tree Restaurant & Wine Bar

Cozy antique-accented bistro with quaint "Secret" garden patio in the warmer months and warm fireplace in the colder months serving house made pastas, breads & desserts.

1503 N. Farwell Avenue
Milwaukee, WI • 53202
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Hours of Operation

Wed.-Sat. 5-9 p.m.; Sun. 5-8 p.m.

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All the charm of a European bistro, nestled in a cozy East side neighborhood, The Pasta Tree Restaurant and Wine Bar has been a favorite of residents, downtown businesses and travelers for over 35 years!

Our chefs prepare fresh pastas, sauces, breads and desserts daily, earning us our reputation as Milwaukee's freshest and best Italian food!

We are working with many local farmers to bring you the freshest "seed to table" product possible.

Consistently named Milwaukee’s Best Italian Food and Most Romantic Restaurant, we’ve seen countless first dates & engagements, and our guests come back to celebrate birthdays and anniversaries year after year.

We are available for private parties,weddings, rehearsal dinners and catering. Guests love the intimate original dining room and our warm, cozy wine bar. Our secret garden patio is the perfect spot for summer dining. The scent of flowers and soothing water fountain create a peaceful garden setting, the perfect spot to spark or rekindle romance. In the winter months we offer a cozy fireplace in our wine bar.

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Things You'll Find:

  1. We offer an Apertivo Hour from 4:30-6 p.m. Discounted Italian craft cocktails and small plates
  2. Offer on and off-site catering
  3. Private party rooms up to 50
  4. Serve a family style old world Italian Sunday Supper on Sundays only

Onsite Amenities
& Features

  • Dinner
  • Private Dining Area
  • Reservations Recommended
  • Closed Monday
  • Group Seating
  • Deliver/Delivery Service
  • Outdoor Patio or Rooftop
  • WiFi Available
  • Banquet Facilities
  • WiFi Available (Complimentary)
  • Family Friendly


  • Seating Capacity: 86
  • Miles to Airport: 11.00
  • Miles to the Convention Center: 1.82
  • Price Range: $$
  • Total Number of Meeting Rooms: 3
  • Capacity of Largest Room Set Banquet Style: 50
  • Capacity of Largest Outdoor Space-Banquet Style: 25
  • Capacity of Largest Room Set Reception Style: 50
  • Capacity of Largest Room Set Conference Style: 46
  • Capacity of Largest Room Set Classroom Style: 35
  • Capacity of Largest Room Set Theater Style: 35
  • Capacity of Largest Outdoor Space-Reception Style: 25

Rooms Available

Room Name HeightReceptionBanquet
Garden 12-22
Middle Dining 12-36
Original Dining 20-42
Wine Bar 203524


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