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Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery

€€ - €€€American, ,
740 N Plankinton Ave Fl 1, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2403
+1 414-276-3030
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken” (39 reviews)
“mac cheese” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
740 N Plankinton Ave Fl 1, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2403
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped in to have dinner at the Rock and we were pleasantly surprised. Our server Ben was fast, efficient and very friendly. Lively atmosphere right on the waters river walk, plenty of table inside and out and pay parking right out front. When in...More

Thank Colette P
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were looking for a family friendly place for an easy dinner and good beer. This was close to the hotel and worked out perfectly.

Thank 96skb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The last time I went was for a work lunch. This is one of our go-to spots. We love sitting out on the water. It’s a pretty good food selection. Last time I was there, unfortunately it wasn’t the greatest experience. They were out of...More

Thank Abby L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After 10:00PM you can get a Pub Burger & Fries for $5...and they discount the brew, as well. We had the nachos before "Late Night" and they were satisfactory. Overall, a "Deal" worth going back for on next trip to Milwaukee Riverside.

Thank Steelsailor60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and river view, but the food was not amazing and had a few order mix ups that they had to fix. Overall good place to eat.

Thank Jenna D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long day of airport delays, we checked in late to our hotel and were starving. This place was close by, so it was in. There were several brews on tap, and we had a wonderfully flavorful IPA. Server was attentive and fast. My...More

Thank World_Traveler_Food
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't get me wrong, this was not the worst restaurant I have ever been to, but it definitely didn't impress me. The service was rather slow, which I read about in reviews prior to our visit so we weren't too surprised. There was a wide...More

Thank bichlerjessica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great brew selection, great menu options! We stopped here for dinner before seeing Tim Allen at the Riverside. We were told an hour wait time at the door, but decided to wait it out anyways. They got us to a table in about 20 minutes....More

Thank FrostySVT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner before going to a concert at Riverside Theatre. Asked the waitress what her favorite was and she directed me to the grilled chicken avocado sandwich. Ding, ding, ding, it was a winner. The cocktails were awesome too. Had a mango mojito which was...More

Thank DaisyPatch1970
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was in Milwaukee for a work meeting and we decided to walk to Rock Bottom. Service was very quick, we were seated immediately at 6 pm on a Friday night. At the table we ordered the Jalapeño Pretzel Stix, I do not like spice...More

Thank Leslie B
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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.
Amanda M
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, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, 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 Fl 1, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2403
    (Wells Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-276-3030
  • E-mail
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