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Bartolotta's Lake Park Bistro

3133 E Newberry Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211-3473
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Ranked #8 of 1,405 Restaurants in Milwaukee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $40
Sun 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: French, Seafood, Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Scenic view, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Lake Drive
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Colgate, Wisconsin
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This is our go to place for special occasions. The food is so good! The atmosphere is nice. I recommend getting a reservation or arriving early enough to sit in the room next to the windows with a lake view. Otherwise, it is a crowded dining room with the long bench where the people next to you are inches away.... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

My wife and I generally wait for this as a gift. We generally have a seven course meal. The food is all very top rated. If you give a restaurant a ten on a ten scale this is eleven for both food and service. Ask to reserve a window seat. Overlooks lake Michigan in one of Milwaukee's most beautiful park... More 

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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great French restaurant by any standard and best restaurant we have been to in Milwaukee of any kind. Seems to have a great atmosphere always whether you eat at the bar or at a table overlooking the lake. The house wines are reasonable and great. The mussels, steak frites and duck are all great. Deserts are awesome.

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Kearny, New Jersey
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108 reviews 108 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

It was beautifully serene and quiet the day before Thanksgiving as we celebrated my daughter's wedding. We were a small group of 11 including 2 toddlers and I worried about little ones in such an elegant place in terms of menu and noise vs romanticism. Daniel was our waiter and he was insightfully funny and very professional. He had toddler's... More 

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Miami, Florida
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411 reviews 411 reviews
297 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014 via mobile

When friends ask for a recommendation in Milwaukee, Lake Park Bistro is one of the best spots I know in Milwaukee for a great view of Lake Michigan, a romantic spot for dinner and excellent food and service. Bartolotta does it right and they are known for excellent food and service. Lake Park is the place for a special dinner.... More 

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New York
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65 reviews 65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The views of Lake Michigan are incredible. Our server was knowledgeable friendly and efficient. Our lunch was served at the right pace (drinks, appetizer - I had a beet salad, main course - I had the salmon (superb presentation and seasoning) and dessert (the lemon tart) and coffee). Wonderful ambience for business or a special event. Tables are welled-spaced so... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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101 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Dined here for my son-in-laws birthday. Fabulous wine, mussels, bread, veal tartare, snapper, filet, and short ribs all prepared perfectly. Had not been here for a while, will definitely return again soon. Excellent service, desert, Love a great restaurant experience!!!

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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

I've eaten here numerous times and always enjoyed it albeit not with the constant accolades bestowed upon it on a regular basis. This time however the food did not come close to the great ambiance and service. I opted for some of the top (and most costly) selections. The Foie Gras appetizer was cooked impeccably. However the maple syrup sauce... More 

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Joe B, Owner at Bartolotta's Lake Park Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for dining with us. We’d love to follow up with you about your experience. Email us directly at media@bartolottas.com. More 

Hartland, Wisconsin
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

On a cold Thanksgiving week night a group of 10 friends dropped into the beautiful Lake Park Bistro for a dinner in Milwaukee. A college friend reunion was topped off by a great meal, excellent service, fine wine and beautiful atmosphere. Lake Park Bistro was quiet this night and we were seated comfortably. We enjoyed some excellent French wine, and... More 

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West Bend, Wisconsin
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97 reviews 97 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Lake Park Bistro consistently delivers superb service and magnificent food. This is combined with a great setting overlooking Lake Michigan to offer a wonderful dinning experience. They deliver perfection. Thank you for the wonderful perfection.

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Additional Information about Bartolotta's Lake Park Bistro

Address: 3133 E Newberry Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211-3473
Phone Number: 414-962-6300
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: French, Seafood, Steakhouse

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