Farm to Table

Local ingredients are bringing chefs “back to basics,” but the meals they create are anything but. Wisconsin’s strong heritage of family-owned and small farms is reflected in tempting seasonal menus throughout the city.

  1. Bavette La Boucherie

    Local Butcher

    Bavette La Boucherie

    This local butcher shop sources whole animals from responsible local farms and butchers on-site. The meat is available for purchase or served dine-in on shared plates and sandwiches. Don't miss Wednesday night burgers, grilled right outside with new toppings each week!

    217 N. Broadway
    Milwaukee, WI • 53202
    (414) 273-3375
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  2. Braise



    When you dine here, know that from baking bread to butchering meat, everything on the menu is hand-crafted. Chef/owner Dave Swanson is a three-time nominee for the James Beard Award's Best Chef Midwest, and his Restaurant Supported Agriculture program makes local, seasonal ingredients accessible to restaurants all over the city.

    1101 S. 2nd St.
    Milwaukee, WI • 53204
    (414) 212-8843
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  3. Rotisserie meats and housemade cocktails take center stage at this modern interpretation of a corner tavern and restaurant.

    2457 S Wentworth Ave
    Milwaukee, WI • 53207
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  4. Morel Restaurant

    Seasonal Menus

    Morel Restaurant

    This rustic-chic restaurant celebrates seasonal ingredients from local farms, artisans, and foragers, like the mushroom it’s named for.

    430 S. 2nd Street
    Milwaukee, WI • 53204
    (414) 897-0747
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  5. Parkside 23

    Restaurant & Farm

    Parkside 23

    Wisconsin’s only restaurant with an on-site farm – you can’t get a much more direct farm-to-table route than that! Casual New American fare is served up daily featuring vegetables and herbs grown on-site, and get a tour and a delicious meal during summer farm suppers.

    2300 Pilgrim Square Dr
    Brookfield, WI • 53005
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  6. This upscale James Beard Award-winning restaurant serves fresh, creative American cuisine sourced from local purveyors.

    1547 N. Jackson Street
    Milwaukee, WI • 53202
    (414) 276-9608
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