Milwaukee Downtown Dining 2023 Guide

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Downtown Dining Week in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, begins on June 1 and runs through June 8, 2023. The city’s many fine chefs can showcase their talents.

Foodies can try new restaurants and find some great deals. You can get multi course lunches for $15 or $25 and dinner for $35, $45 or $55 at the city’s top restaurants, bistros, steakhouses and ethnic eateries.

So get out there and expand your palate!

Cafe at The Pfister

Cafe at The Pfister features a full dining area for breakfast and lunch plus a barista center and patisserie in downtown Milwaukee. The Cafe is offering a Downtown Dining Lunch for $15.

First Course – Choose One

  • Vichyssoise with cold leek and potato soup
  • Roasted Eggplant Soup with charred asparagus spears and basted brioche cubes

Second Course – Choose One

  • Pickled Beet Salad with heirloom tomatoes, pistachio, feta cheese, red onion and champagne vinaigrette
  • Braised BBQ Short Rib Slider with Eastside dark braise, smoked cheddar sauce and wilted kale

Third Course – Choose One

  • S’mores Cupcake
  • Mousse Shooter Duo with blueberry lemon and strawberry white chocolate

The Pfister Hotel is a luxury establishment near Lake Michigan. Visit their spa to be pampered or dine in one of the two restaurants. The hotel also features 3 bars/lounges, an indoor pool and a poolside bar.

If you’d like to visit the Pfister during Downtown Dining Week, book your stay here and you can save 20% off the regular rates.

ARIA at the Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel

Located in the Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel, ARIA features Artisan American Cuisine in the culinary tradition of the Midwest. ARIA is offering a three course Dinner Menu for $55.

First Course – Choose One

  • Baked Goat Cheese with tomato jam and grilled bread – Vegetarian
  • Verne’s Chicken & Dumpling Soup, an Amish chicken and dumpling, chef’s first childhood recipe

Second Course – Choose One

  • Fennel Braised Pork Shoulder with olive, artichoke and fingerling potato hash and almond pesto
  • Traditional Chicken Dinner with potato wedges, blistered green beans and red rock honey butter
  • Mushroom Ravioli with parmesan cream and pea tendrils – Vegetarian

Third Course – Choose One

  • Blueberry Upside Down Cake with sweet corn ice cream – Vegetarian
  • Triple Chocolate Carmel Tart with sea salt, hazelnuts and whipped yogurt – Vegetarian

Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel is a 4 Star hotel in downtown Milwaukee near Marquette University. Have a work out in their 24 hour fitness center or enjoy a meal in one of their three restaurants.

If you’d like to visit Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel during Downtown Dining Week, book your stay here and you can save 20% off the regular rates.