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Crazy Water

839 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1822
+1 414-645-2606
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
839 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1822
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Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is in a unique historic building, but is very small, and a bit too congested for my taste. The entryway is up a steep set of 6 stairs, with no handicap entrance. The food presentation was very good, and the taste was good....More

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Reviewed 31 January 2015

My Husband and I choose this restaurant recently for a birthday celebration. We were there last in warmer weather and ate on the patio, which is delightful, and quite different to being inside in the dining room. After initially being seated by a draughty door,...More

1  Thank Sue O
Reviewed 21 January 2015

During a romantic weekend getaway in Milwaukee (yes, it can indeed be a romantic destination!), my husband and I were searching for a memorable anniversary meal. Sadly, we learned that too many top restaurants are closed on Sunday. Happily, we learned that Trip Advisor's #20...More

1  Thank Elizabeth Q
Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

The Crazy Shrimp is simply crazy good. Also, the Endive Salad and Pork Bellies. As others have said, the quarters are a bit tight but that seems to add to the intimate feel. Wonderful experience.

1  Thank RickMarshall
Reviewed 2 January 2015

I started with the burrata and black truffle , they put LEMON on it ! Any acidic food like tomato or citrus of any type destroy the truffle , Truffles need high fat foods to make their presence known, we have been cooking with Truffles...More

3  Thank Mugatooo
Reviewed 11 December 2014

My wife and I had the pleasure of dining at Crazy Water after reading all the good reviews on Trip Advisor. The atmosphere is very warm and inviting. Our service was incredible. We started with the pork belly appetizer. I've had pork belly at many...More

1  Thank katielovestocook
Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

1 to 5 rating Atmosphere: 2 Service: 2 Food: 2 Food options: 2 Clean: 3 Very crowded and loud be prepared to bump chairs with other guests. Dark and dreary would some it up. Our waitress was absent for most of our experience when we...More

1  Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 3 December 2014

My husband and I went here with another couple. When you first walk in, you see the small kitchen to the right. It doesn't appear to be anything fancy but the food will tell you otherwise! It is very small so I would recommend reservations...More

1  Thank Melisx33
Reviewed 6 November 2014

The food was the best I have had in recent memory. We did the pork belly appetizer followed by the skirt steak, halibut and the nightly special swordfish. The steak and halibut were exceptional dishes. The swordfish was very good, but the others were just...More

1  Thank Steve P
Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

My husband & I went to Crazy Water for my birthday dinner, it was highly recommended to us by a close friend. I read the reviews & was very much looking forward to it, as they were all pretty good. It really does have a...More

2  Thank Birdee33
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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, Romantic, Local cuisine
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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