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Buckley's Restaurant and Bar

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801 N Cass St, Corner of Cass and Wells, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3908
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've visited twice while in MKE, and it is a can't-miss place. Bloody selection (we like the half and half) is fantastic, as well as the beer selection. But the food is why you stop. The 4 of us this time all agreed we would be more than happy to select any item on the menu. They mix up the... More 

Thank Kenny215
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time dinning at Buckley's on a late summer afternoon. Everything was outstanding! Great recommendations from our server, appetizers, salads, sandwiches, wine & dessert. Fresh good quality across the board. Enjoy!

Thank Mark A
Quorn, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I were in Milwaukee for fun weekend. Stumbled upon this little gem down the street from The Plaza Hotel. Got a 7pm reservation (lucky - the place was full) and were immediately seated upon arrival. Great cocktail list - thanks Wolfgang. Our waitress was superb. Friendly, extremely knowledgeable and a delight to interact with. The food was excellent,... More 

Thank John M
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love this charming little restaurant! We go often and see so many friends and neighbors there. The staff is so personable and the food is fantastic. We have been there for brunch, lunch and dinner & it never fails to meet our expectations.

Thank Annelee414
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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56 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food and fine service. The swordfish was probably the best I've ever had and the "pig and fig" charcuterie appetizer was delicious and a generous serving for two. We ate outside on a lovely late summer evening and our waitress was attentive and efficient, timing our cocktails, courses and wine just right. We'll certainly return and are sorry that... More 

Thank Riverwest48
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Good was good but a bit pricey to my standards. $12.00 for a burger with about 10 fries. Had a pickle and lettuce slice on the side. And a very small dish of ketchup. The avocado or chipotle sauce was a bit brown by the time the burger made it to the table

Thank maagwa13
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

My wife and I had lunch last weekend at Buckley's after seeing the corner restaurant on our Trolley tour. Very glad we did as the sandwich and soup we had was delicious. If we would have had time on Sunday we would have come back for brunch and Bloody Mary's.

Thank pkmills
Dixon, Illinois
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114 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

We went here to celebrate our 20th Anniversary and it was an excellent choice. We didn't have reservation, but we went around 5 and got right in. Later may have needed reservations. We sat outside. This part of downtown Milwaukee is very quiet. At least on the weekends. My husband got the duck and I had the Cornish hen. Both... More 

Thank Jennifer L
Des Plaines, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is a very nice place with delicious food, great music and service. Outdoor seating is available weather permitting.

1 Thank LSchu83
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

The food is exceptional...especially the carrot cake homemade by the owner! Come to see the imported bar which is beautiful.

1 Thank Naturenana

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $30
American, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 N Cass St, Corner of Cass and Wells, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3908
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 414-277-1111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?