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Braise

1101 S. 2nd St., Milwaukee, WI
414-212-8843
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English first
Illinois City, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I had their chicken and it was fabulous. Another person in our party had the rainbow trout and raved about it.

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Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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83 reviews 83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

Love love love that they source their items locally. Sad sad sad that we were not enthralled by the food as we have been looking forward to eating here for AGES. My hubby and I tried two of their signature cocktails. His tasted like a wine cooler with seltzer. Mine was much better with a gentle bitters touch. The menu... More

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Los Angeles, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My family makes it an annual event to come to Milwaukee and eat at Braise. The food is always delightful, surprising and satisfying. The local cheese platter is the perfect way to start a great evening there. And it only gets better after that...

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Wisconsin
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

It's not often you walk away from an excellent meal feeling less than satisfied, but that's my conclusion about Braise. Braise offers a unique and eclectic menu. Mix and/or match on small plates and appetizers. Limited choice(5 or 6) entrees. Many ingredients are home or locally grown/raised. My spouse and I sampled scallion cracker and trout parfait appetizers along with... More

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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We recently ate here prior to a symphony performance to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We were seated on the rooftop, which was a great setting among the greens that the restaurant was growing. We had the parmesan custard w/morels, the humba, pork buns, and seared trout. Each of our plates was delicious, with a nice combination of flavors. Our craft... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

They were a little late in seating us, but made it up to us with a complementary appetizer, but otherwise no problems at all with service. Most of the staff we talked to have been with the restaurant since it opened and their knowledge showed. The communal seating was a surprise, but they do leave anough elbow room between parties... More

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Watertown, Wisconsin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

The bar has a decent ambience, but the service was a bit slow and it offered no gins of any known name. I gambled on a classic martini, and lost $11.00. One of the four "small bites" (appetizers) was excellent, one was very good. The "big bite" (entre) I ordered was Trout. It came as thinly sliced pieces with rice... More

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Rochester, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We enjoyed a three cheese platter with an apricot ginger jam-great variety of flavor and jam added to the appetizer. I selected the chicken dish on sweet potato and my colleague enjoyed the fish dinner, the entrees were amazing: great flavor, good portion and wonderful presentation. The vanilla bean latte was a dessert in itself!!!! The seating area is open... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

Having sent back two glasses of corked wine, the waitstaff then conducted a 5 minute inquisition right behind our table on whether the wine was off or whether we were simply insulting the bartender. Among the gems we could hear were "I just opened that bottle" and "my wine knowledge will not be insulted by..." Whether we were right or... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Treated my spouse to a birthday dinner at Braise after hearing about it from friends. Really liked that the menu offered any combination of full-sized entrees and small bite entrees. Between us, we ordered two small bites and two entrees plus one dessert. Every one was prepared perfectly and featured exquisitely tasty vegetables to complement the proteins. Our waiter was... More

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Address: 1101 S. 2nd St., Milwaukee, WI
Phone Number: 414-212-8843
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
Cuisine: American

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