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Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery

€€ - €€€American, ,
740 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203
+1 414-276-3030
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (72 reviews)
“mac cheese” (22 reviews)
“chicken” (41 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
740 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to go for lunch on a rainy day. Burgers are tasty and the beer cheese soup has a little kick. The service was good and we were seated right away.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank IL_Redheads_Rock
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the texas rib eye. It was probably one of the best steaks i have had. I went the next day with co workers and they tried it with the same satisfaction. The waitress was on the spot our drinks never ran low. Make...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lmm1174
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have never had a bad meal at any rock bottom. I have been to several. Milwaukee’s is in a great location on the river. Service was great and the brews very good. I recommend for a drink, appetizer or dinner.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 12daniel64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to Rock Bottom with some girlfriends for lunch. We had a great time. Our server, Bertha, was super nice and friendly. It was a little chilly where we were seated buy Bertha turned up the heat for us. I was happy to see...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NicGee73
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

It’s not over the top fab, but it’s a good place with decent food, good drinks and friendly service. Smoked chicken Tacos were tasty.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KMart22
Reviewed 24 October 2018

I was really looking forward to a meal at Rock Bottom. As a large group we were seated in a nice area overlooking the Milwaukee river on a very bleak evening that made the situation that much more apealing. That was where it stopped. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mombanick
Reviewed 22 October 2018

The food here is amazing and they have a great selection of beer. My favorite part of this restaurant/bar is the outdoor seating right on the Milwaukee River.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Hockeymom_no19
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Rock Bottom has something for everyone! The drinks are great. I love the mac & cheese, burgers and fried cheese curds. You can't go wrong. Everything on the menu is delicious.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank pamfulmer4
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Entered with a party of 6 and waited approximately 10 minutes. We were seated at the window that overlooked the river. The decor & lighting made you feel like you were dining out for a special event when really we were some rain-soaked baseball fans...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Not a place to go if you’re looking for something fast. From the time we signed in to get a table outside to the time we got our check, about 2 1/2 hours had passed. But it was totally worth it. The food was outstanding...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank go_all_the_way_up
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30 September 2017|
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Response from northernerpalmtreelo | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure. I would phone them to check.
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5 March 2016|
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Response from LadyM005 | Reviewed this property |
Sandwiches are around $10-$12.00. Sorry, don't know about wine.
28 November 2015|
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Response from JL2z | Reviewed this property |
check their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203
    (Wells Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-276-3030
  • E-mail
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery is a welcoming and engaging craft beer experience with a variety of unique craft beer freshly brewed on-site to pair with our popular American crave-able food like our Brewery Nachos and Ballpark Pretzel, as well as comforting dishes like Bacon Chicken Mac n' Cheese, Fish and Chips and Bacon Cheddar Burger. Each of our 28 locations has a local brewer and friendly staff that work to connect with guests over stories, inspiration and love of craft beer in a casual and comfortable atmosphere.
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