Water Street Brewery - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's first brew pub since 1987. 4 locations serving Wisconsin. Award winning craft beers.

1101 N. Water Street
Milwaukee, WI • 53202
Hours of Operation

11-2 a.m.

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Water Street Brewery, Milwaukee's first brew pub, opened its doors in 1987 in downtown Milwaukee offering patrons a variety of award winning beers brewed on premise. A second location opened in Delafield in 1999, Grafton in 2010 and most recently Oak Creek in 2015.

All four Water Street Brewery locations showcase its extensive Wisconsin brewing memorabilia collection - the largest in the United States - featuring one-of-a-kind lithographs, large scale neons, statues, corner sighs, tap knobs and much more.

The Water Street Brewery is committed to providing quality food and amazing service in a family friendly atmosphere. Water Street Brewery continues to be a Milwaukee favorite thanks to our dedicated team who are committed to providing our guests with the best possible dining experience.

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Things You'll Find:

  1. Midwests largest Breweriana Collection.
  2. Includes 50,000 beer cans, 1,400 beer tap knobs, 2,300 coasters, 825 bottle openers, 35 original lithographs, 350 server trays, 75 exterior corner signs, 125 large exterior neon signs.
  3. Since 1987 we have brewed over 91,110 half barrels of beer.

Onsite Amenities
& Features

  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Private Dining Area
  • Group Seating
  • Outdoor Patio or Rooftop
  • WiFi Available
  • WiFi Available (Complimentary)
  • Family Friendly
  • Open For Business


  • Miles to the Convention Center: 0.80
  • Price Range: $$


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