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Major Goolsby's

American, Hamburgers
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340 W Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1505
414-271-3414
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fun during football season

I dont really like the food here, but the beer flows and during football season they give free shots when the Packers score. So that is pretty awesome. Not a very young vibe, but lively during sporting events. Standard bar.

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2015
charlesharrington
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Bar scene
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

I dont really like the food here, but the beer flows and during football season they give free shots when the Packers score. So that is pretty awesome. Not a very young vibe, but lively during sporting events. Standard bar.

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Stuart, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 247 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Stopped here for a business lunch, thought about order a double burger but decided to go with the single. Glad I did as this baby was big and juicy! Best part was the really soft bun......I love those! Excellent hamburger and excellent tater tots! Wish i could have had a couple of beers to go along but had to go... More 

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Ada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This restaurant is a must for Milwaukee and Wisconsin sports fans. Lots of memorabilia for all sports, not only local sports teams, and good choice of foods at a reasonable price. Very friendly staff and good quality.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

It gets annoying after a while , nothing but sports on tv all day long. Did they ever stop to think that maybe not everyone wants to listen that stuff all day long.They should have at least one little corner where normal people can eat without being annoyed by a bunch of drunk wannabe high school athletes , just grow... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Stopped here before seeing Bucks game. Food ended up being pretty good. They could stand to clean a little better. Looked like a great place to watch any game with a lot of TV's. Service was satisfactory. Enjoyed checking out all the memorabilia. Food prices were decent.

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Overland Park, Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

There is a TV for ever game being played at that time. Being the lone KC Chiefs fans, we were able to watch the game but it was still fun to be in Packer Country! The Fried Pickles were the best!

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Rockville, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We were visiting Milwaukee on Super Bowl Sunday. After some research, decided to watch the game at this bar because of the numerous tv's. It turned out to be an excellent decision. The food was terrific, service was exceptional. Had a great time.

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Columbus, Wisconsin
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76 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Stopping at Goolsby's is a must before a Bucks or Admirals game. The prices are fair, food is good and the service people are friendly. Fun atmosphere for friends and business clients. Grab a table off on the side as they are packed in tight and not much room to walk when all the tables are full.

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Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Always a must stop when visiting downtown Milwaukee. Bar food at it's best. Inside could use a little updating and a good cleaning - but I was too busy eating my burger to be too concerned.

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Midwest
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We ate lunch here before the matinee. We had sandwiches, fries, and onion rings - all good, all really big portions. Our server was very friendly and brought me a sundae for my birthday.

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Additional Information about Major Goolsby's

Address: 340 W Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1505
Phone Number: 414-271-3414
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 340 W Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1505
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: 414-271-3414

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?