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Cafe At the Pfister

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424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4436 (Jefferson)
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+1 414-273-8222
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Today
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Whether a quick meeting over coffee, a power breakfast or business...
Whether a quick meeting over coffee, a power breakfast or business luncheon, or a good hearty family dinner, we offer a varied menu from Starbucks favorites, traditional breakfast items to homemade soups, seasonal salads as well as delicious low-carb and heart-healthy options.
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    Very good
  • 13
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
3 times a charm

We ate here twice but actually 3 times. the service and the food is perfect and Starbucks is in there so its even better

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
sharlisa
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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Bath
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Why oh why do restaurants not see the problem . After waiting some time to get a table . Was ushered to a table . No greeting . Was asked "coffee" not would I like a coffee. Then received a water that was just slapped down on the table with no comment . Good arrived which was good wasn't asked... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We ate here twice but actually 3 times. the service and the food is perfect and Starbucks is in there so its even better

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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74 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Fantastic pastries....and all are two for one price after 3 pm each day. Good selection of coffees, teas, and healthy plates for small or large eaters. Take out service is excellent if you want to take a 'picnic' lunch or dinner to the lake...only a six block walk from the hotel.

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We just had the breakfast from the counter, had Danish, scones, muffins, individual egg soufflés, oatmeal, Starbucks. It all tasted homemade. The cinnamons rolls, warming in a frying pan was a cute and yummy touch. We did not order off the menu, but the good looked good.

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Dallas, Texas
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Great, friendly waitstaff. A very good breakfast menu. Excellent service with the Pfister Hotel flair! Good way to start the day from sweet roles and coffee to a full breakfast. All very tasty.

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Mendota Heights, Minnesota
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Sunny, cozy place. Ask to be seated by the window. You'll enjoy the street view without the street noise. Delicious breakfast. Smoked salmon to die for!

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Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Neat place to sit and people watch. The Pfizer is amazing! the food was wonderful- truffle fries were awesome. Pricey but worth it!

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Dover, Delaware
4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We enjoyed the cafe. It was downstairs with east access to the main lobby. The staff were professional and courteous. We especially enjoyed the breakfast. There pancakes are delicious. The coffee was fresh, hot and strong (the way I like it). The cafe was clean, which is important to our family.

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Inverness, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Starbucks coffee, but does not take Starbucks card. For a quick breakfast it is fine as the items are limited. Good service, very nice people in the Cafe.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

food and family get together - what could be better! their food was quite reasonable and served quite elegantly and we all had so much to talk about we weren't rushed through. the wait staff could not have been nicer!

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Additional Information about Cafe At the Pfister

Address: 424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4436
Phone Number: +1 414-273-8222
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4436
    (Jefferson)
  • Public Transportation: Public Bus
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 414-273-8222

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining

Description

Whether a quick meeting over coffee, a power breakfast or business luncheon, or a good hearty family dinner, we offer a varied menu from Starbucks favorites, traditional breakfast items to homemade soups, seasonal salads as well as delicious low-carb and heart-healthy options.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?