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Sail Loft

) #132 of 1,262 Restaurants in Milwaukee €€ - €€€ American, , Seafood
649 E Erie St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-6203
+1 414-223-0100
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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649 E Erie St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-6203
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped for a drink on a Sunday night to sit outside.( Fathers Day) Kitchen was closed early as they ran out of a lot of dishes. Bartender (Abigal) was very accommodating with drinks for outside, and sharing her favorite dishes on the menu next time...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice outdoor patio and large bar for enjoying a cold beer. Lots of choices from local breweries. The fresh oysters were delicious. The calamari with pico de gallo was good, but the pico was not anything a Texan would recognize - big chunks of tomatoes,...More

Thank MarcyAg82
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of seafood choices (of course). Mostly average food - but sweet potato fries are very good (though we had to send back one burnt batch). This restaurant seems to attract big, noisy groups & there is nothing here to absorb sound. Drinks on the...More

Thank ClevelandJP
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We had the Friday Cod fish special,grilled not fried. Enjoyed it very much,will return. May be hard to find parking during Summer fest grounds events so keep that in mind.

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We came in for lunch- too cold to eat outside. We (3) all enjoyed our sandwiches - try the sweet potato fries. During the day the $5 margarita in a pint glass was a bargain- had to have two. Lunch during the week was not...More

Thank Spiketon
Reviewed 15 May 2017

the clam chowder is below standard, don't have the favor that it should have, also did't have any clam taste or smell. The scallops wrapped with bacon is up to standard, the scallops are big, but only 2 in a plate. we also ordered 2...More

Thank ELKW
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I may be abut biased because I know the owner, but this place is great!! Food is fresh and innovative with something for everyone! If you like fish or fowl this is a must try when in Milwaukee! Location is awesome right on the river...More

Thank jd0l
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Wonder quiet meal with stunning night for full moon walk right outside their door. Happy hour appetizer prices prevented us from finishing our awesome meals. Lunch next day - delish!

Thank mego4yoga
Reviewed 14 November 2016

What a GREAT FIND! 7 friends went for drinks & dinner at the Sail Loft. it is in the Third Ward with an incredible setting: just west of the Hohn Bridge where the Milwaukee River feeds into Lake Michigan. It was too cold to be...More

Thank Cari M
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I got the shrimp po boy which was pretty good. My dad got th meatloaf which was &15 or so and the portion was tiny.

Thank Shena D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 649 E Erie St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-6203
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-223-0100
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