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Major Goolsby's

340 W Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1505
414-271-3414
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English first
Midwest
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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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Greenville SC
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Recommend the food but be careful with the servers. Ordering a burger and asked if there is something I could get instead of fries, she listed 4 options without mentioning the significant upcharge. The side I received cost as much as my main meal!! I mentioned this to the waitress and got a shrug and "it is all listed in... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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90 reviews 90 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Fun ambience and close to the hotel. Kind of disappointed that the food was served in the kind of trays you'd get in a ball park. Ave food for ave prices.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We live in the area so when in the mood for awesome wings and service, this is our go-to. It is in a great location, near the Bradley Center, and close to Water St and Old World 3rd St nightlife. Tonight I met my significant other and his friend. I saddled up at the bar next to them and was... More 

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Service was great, friendly and surprisingly fast considering how busy it was. The bar is decked out in all Wisconsin sports. We went here based on online reviews to watch a green bay packers game. It didn't disappoint. It was loud, and cheery. Great place to come watch a game. Very good food aswell

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Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This place was a sports bar before the name sports bar was around. The burger and fries were out quickly and were as good as I expected. Conveniently located across from the convention center and just a block from the Bradley Center..

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Philadelphia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We had a couple of wonderful burgers and Summer Shanty listening to a band at the Wisconsin State Fair

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

I went to the restaurant to watch a hockey game on a Sunday night with my friends. We had poor service, the air conditioning was on full blast and everyone in the restaurant was in their jackets because it was so cold. Half way through the game a huge spider started crawling down the middle of one projection screen. After... More 

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Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

Went before a bucks game - 4 adults and kids. Had to find our own table - not hostess in this overcrowded place. Luckily we found 2 tables near each other but 4 kids squished in a 2 person booth. After we ordered, Table near us said they had already been waiting an hour. When we finally got our food,... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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122 reviews 122 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Located around the corner from the Bradley Center in downtown Milwaukee. Their famous burger was as good as advertised!! IF you are going for a concert or sporting event...make sure and get there early as it get packed!!! I go here before EVERY event at the Bradley Center!

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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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