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Crazy Water

839 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1822
+1 414-645-2606
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“scallops” (26 reviews)
“hanger steak” (14 reviews)
“endive salad” (3 reviews)
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American, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
839 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1822
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Making a reservation two weeks in advance, we thought, would get us a nice, out-of-the-way table = we asked for one - but we were told we had to sit at the table right in front of the door = the one everyone bangs into...More

1  Thank sheboygannancy
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This was our third visit to Crazy Water over the last year or two. Each time we are more impressed than the last. The first two visits we were seated at the bar, and I highly recommend it. It allows you to watch the two...More

Thank ZsaZsa
Reviewed 16 March 2018

dinner at Crazy Water-- endive salad, beet carpaccio salad, beef wellington, it was good but didn't knock my socks off. Endive salad overpowered by the dressing. The wellington was average for me.The meal was just ok. I am amazed that they are able to cook...More

Thank 6tribes
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Let me get this out of the way. It is loud, small and packed. It has one four top right at the door to winter. O.K., you've made it past that. Nice wine list, and a really interesting menu. It's one of those places where...More

Thank In50by50
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have been coming here for 10+ years. We don’t get here as much as we use to, but are never disappointed. The atmosphere is cozy, and the food is great. Looking forward to coming in the summer and enjoying their patio.

Thank tkvolley
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We were seated in the main dining room. It was cold! Everyone that come or left made it even colder. I had the lamb shank. It was good, but the risotto was soupy. My wife had beef Wellington, it was very good but a little...More

1  Thank David R
Reviewed 16 December 2017

This is a fantastic restaurant -- terrific food in a warm, unique, inviting atmosphere. Impressive attention to detail. Staff couldn't be more welcoming and gracious. We had a roast chicken, lamb shank, squid ink ravioli that were really delicious and impressive. Perfect for a casual...More

Thank jeffreypk
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Crazy Water is a cozy place tucked into the Walkers Point area and has a great little outdoor courtyard where we had dinner on a recent Saturday evening. Peggy Magister is probably one of the best chefs in Milwaukee and her food showed it once...More

1  Thank James S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Delicious birthday dinner began with the bacon-wrapped dates, which were fantastic. We each had the fresh greens salad in the potato strip "basket" and enjoyed it very much. I had the scallops and my husband had the Crazy Shrimp. We both enjoyed our meals a...More

1  Thank McTamara
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We dined here last year and posted a review. Everything remains the same, which means that Crazy Water continues to offer one of the best dining experiences in Milwaukee. The restaurant is a bit cramped inside, but on a warm July evening, we opted to...More

Thank karphil2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 839 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Walker's Point
  • Neighbourhood: Walker's Point
  • Phone Number: +1 414-645-2606
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