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Von Triers

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Bar, Pub, German
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2235 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1116
+1 414-272-1775
16:00 - 02:00
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Sun 15:00 - 02:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 02:00
Fri - Sat 15:00 - 02:30
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North Branford, Connecticut
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff, courteous service, and a large variety of beer/spirits for all types of drinkers. They recently established a kitchen that serve good meals.

Thank mkoz112
Fishers, Indiana
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were celebrating my husband's birthday and were on the East side for dinner. With time to spare we stopped into Von Trier. Time must have stopped here. It is a lovely German Tavern with a great selection of beers. We will visit again for dinner. The waitress staff was knowledgeable about the history of the restaurant and suggested a... More 

Thank Barbara S
Tucson, Arizona
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568 reviews
463 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 300 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to recreate my first date with my wife in 1990. We just had drinks and shared a pretzel, but will come back for a meal next time. Great ambiance!

Thank luvglass
West Allis, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Went for drinks with a group of friends. Had a good selection of imported beers on tap and service was good at the bar.

Thank USBJ
Omaha Nebraska
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133 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Try the patio, the place is nice and the staff can make good recommendations on what to drink. Cool part of town with a great vibe!

Thank omatraveldog
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Fantastic selection of beers in an ornate atmosphere. Leave your accordions and lederhosen at home. This boutique cocktail lounge plays jazz and European classical music, has very knowledgeable bartenders, and a pleasant wait staff. Try a variety of wurst from their simple menu. Great place for a date, a work gathering, or even for the weary traveler.

Thank Frost S
Kingsville, Canada
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91 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

had a groupon for the sausage platter and beer the bartender was very helpfull in helping us choose the beers we would like to try she gave us good recomondations and the atmosphere looked like an old German beer hall

Thank Tony T
Columbia, South Carolina
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

I love this place. It's a great place to hang out with friends. Lots of variety, the bartenders are great, and the wait staff is very knowledgeable.

Thank mom2mcjc
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250 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

We just walked in and out after asking for food and they said they didn't have any. We neglected to look at the chandelier that came from the Pabst House. I wish I had. It was probably as tasteless as everything else on the interminable tour of the "mansion" that had us corralled and unable to use the powder room... More 

Thank thedoglady
Waterloo, New York
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192 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

This is an excellent bar for fans of German food and beer. Excellent selection, great food, and wonderful atmosphere. Not cheap, this is for those wanting an experience, not to party. Would go back for sure.

Thank TravelinRobT

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, German
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
15:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:30
15:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2235 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1116
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-272-1775

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?