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INdustri Cafe - CLOSED


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$10 - $30
American, Cafe, International, Spanish, Contemporary

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Available Monday – Thursday from 4PM to 10PM & Friday – Saturday from 4PM to 11PM
Portabella ravioli
Sage brown butter. truffle oil dressed arugula. shaved asiago
INdustri shrimp fried rice
Nueske’s bacon & scallion fried rice. split prawns. basted eggs. asian-ginger drizzle
Grilled pork porterhouse
Cooked medium Sweet bourbon glazed. apple-walnut chutney. roasted rosemary red potatoes. battered onion rings
Without lobster $13.95
Baked lobster mac & cheese w/ fire-roasted poblanos
Pure wisconsin cheddar & cream. toasted panko
Roasted maple leaf farm duck breast
cooked medium rare Chinese five spice rub. roasted butternut squash risotto. plum-black garlic sweet & sour sauce
Walnut crusted snapper
Cooked medium rice pilaf. Wilted arugala. Nicoise olives. Grapefruit segments
Braised angus short ribs
Roasted butternut squash risotto. cabernet-veal demi-glace. gremolata
Prime angus hanger
cooked medium rare Mushroom crusted. cauliflower mashed potatoes. cabernet-veal demi-glace. carrot powder
Strauss free-raised veal meatloaf
Cauliflower mashed potatoes. wild mushroom veal demi-glace. carrot powder
Only 50 per couple
Share (1) small plate for an appetizer
Choose any (2) entrees below:
Lobster mac
Short ribs
Veal meatloaf
Portabella ravioli
Any (1) Chalk Board Dessert Special
Available Every Day from 7AM to 4PM
Build-your-own kellogg’s eggo waffle bar
Available toppings may vary / first come, first serve / available SUNDAYS ONLY (8am-noon)
INdustri benedict
Toasted‎ english muffin. nueske’s ham. hollandaise. poached eggs. truffle oil
Lobster benedict
Toasted‎ english muffin. lobster meat. arugula. hollandaise. poached eggs
Sweet orange crepes (4)
Clock shadow creamery quark cheese. honey-orange marmalade. orange segments. crushed walnuts. whipped cream. powdered sugar
Savory crepes (2)
Nueske’s turkey. nueske’s bacon. wild mushrooms. sweet water organics sautéed spinach. hollandaise
Without nuts $7.25
Ice cream $+2.00
Walnut battered french toast (6 halves)
Sourdough bread. wisconsin maple syrup. powdered sugar
Shot of Jamo $+1.00
B.H.F. (Bobby’s Hangover Fix)
Roasted rosemary potatoes. Nueske’s turkey. Nueske’s bacon. Sundried tomatoes. Cheddar. Topped w/ (2) basted eggs
Badger Bomber
Local artisan hand-made kielbasa. remoulade sauce. sundried tomato. pickle. pepperoncini. onion. poppy seeds. celery salt. jumbo steak roll
Brie-nut butter & jelly
Walnut-peanut butter. Strawberry preserves. Toasted brie cheese. Shoestring potatoes. Jumbo steak roll
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Reviewed September 4, 2014

The interior of this place is great. However, I've always been left disappointed in the food. With so many awesome restaurants around, you've got to do more than just look good. In fact, I think quality of food would by far trump looks any day......More

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank thirdcoastwest
Reviewed February 28, 2014

The food here is actually quite good but terribly overpriced. The price for a Coke is just one example. With tip, we spent nearly $50 for a fairly light lunch for two, no drinks other than the single above-mentioned soda. (One of us just had...More

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank Christine M
Reviewed February 23, 2014

I would not recommend this restaurant there are so many other better places in Milwaukee. Our service was extremely slow the food was overcooked for some meals and undercooked for others, hard potatoes, they put on a 20% tip for a party of 6 and...More

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank Pantherperson
Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

Had to wait half an hr for a table. Was ignored by the bartender for 20 minutes. Watched other parties get seated before us that showed up after us. Staff is rude and pretentious and the food was so-so. The menu lead me to believe...More

Thank TommyGonnz
Reviewed December 3, 2013

When the menu says "small plates", it's not fooling around. This industrial/warehouse space has been smartly converted into a hip little cafe. Not much table seating, so arrive early if you can. The upstairs seating area has a low ceiling. (I am 6'2" and I...More

Date of visit: November 2013
1  Thank DanielBakerMKE
Reviewed November 28, 2013

We went to INdustri Café before the theatre recently. We were pretty early for the crowds, so we were seated promptly. We decided to try some of the small plates and share them around. There was a decent choice and some interesting things. They had...More

Date of visit: November 2013
1  Thank John M
Reviewed November 23, 2013

This was my first visit for a pre-theater dinner. I started with a berry martini and on my server's suggestion, ordered the lobster hush puppies and cucumber sliders. Both were so flavorful, the lobster hush puppies with a corn relish and just enough heat for...More

Date of visit: November 2013
1  Thank Kim K
Reviewed October 26, 2013

We had dinner at INdustri Cafe before heading to the theater for a show and were very pleased. The small plates are very imaginatively prepared and presented with great flavors. One of the evening specials was more of an entree than a small plate. The...More

Date of visit: October 2013
1  Thank Allan V
Reviewed October 21, 2013

My husband and I had brunch here after a stay at the Iron Horse hotel. I had a delicious mimosa with freshly squeezed orange juice-fairly priced at $7. I ordered the savory crepes and my husband had some type of vanilla french toast. Both dishes...More

Date of visit: October 2013
2  Thank TR794
Reviewed October 11, 2013

We've never been disappointed on previous dining experiences here, although our recent visit didn't quite measure up to the earlier. One can't go wrong with this choice. Food has always been exceptional. Small plates and burgers are featured on the comfort food menu, so those...More

Date of visit: September 2013
1  Thank Clarkkp
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