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Three Brothers Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Bay View
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2414 S Saint Clair St, Milwaukee, WI 53207-1928
(414) 481-7530
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This eclectic restaurant has been serving authentic Serbian food for decades. It is a bit funky: formica tabletops, bent wicker chairs and a bar that isn't a bar (oh, and cash only). Having said all that, the food is wonderful, the prices very affordable, and the staff and customers friendly. For an genuine ethnic restaurant experience of the kind that... More 

Thank porthead
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the BEST restaurant WE have been to in years. The VERY BEST. As you are well aware we have been to ALOT of fine restaurants. The service ( Michael) was PERFECT. The FOOD ALL three meals OUTSTANDING. Weinerschnitzel (spelling sorry, Duck , and Veal all 100% perfect. Salad, drinks, EVERYTHING was PERFECT. They never rush you. The meals... More 

Thank Ron M
Annapolis, Maryland
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us had dinner following the recommendation of a friend. Boureg was ordered ahead(it takes an hour) and did not disappoint. Don't miss it! The moussaka was yummy and Serbian salad delish. Goulash received rave reviews. The Serbian Kiss drink was also a big hit. Charming old fashioned interior and head chef who visited tables chatting with guests.... More 

Thank susan c
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119 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We looked forward to eating at this highly reviewed restaurant, as we love Eastern European food, but we were sorely disappointed. Our colas were flat. Our bread was stale. We waited 35 minutes for our first course. We waited 60 minutes for our entrees. The wait persons were very nice with their explanations. "The chefs make everything from scratch." "We... More 

Thank Judith E
United States
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94 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We were visiting our son who lives here and his wife suggested trying this restaurant as something different from the Italian, Chinese, Indian, and Mexican eateries we typically frequent. The last time I ate Serbian cuisine was on a visit to Belgrade several years ago. The building itself, built in 1897 for the Schlitz Brewery, is on the National Register... More 

Thank DrHumbug
South Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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99 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

I don't get here often enough but I am never disappointed when I do. Its old world charm, extensive menu and caring staff make every visit memorable. Five friends gathered recently for a celebratory dinner. We ordered our spinach bureks ahead which saves a little time. We started with the Serbian salad - and their bread. So delicious. Then the... More 

Thank TheWuch
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Great place, very good food and service. Would've been just a tad bit better if they took credit cards :) But we love-love-love it anyway! Recommended to all our friends, and they enjoyed it enormously.

Thank Daria I
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126 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We got lucky and got there early, about 4:30. We didn't have reservations, but they had one table for us. We watched others get turned away. I had roasted duck, wow it was so good. I got a whole lot more meat than I expected. Everything on the plate way out of this world good. The atmosphere is very relaxing... More 

Thank mr_guns
Englewood, Florida
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

It has been quite some time since I visited this wonderful restaurant, so I chose a date a while back. I moved away from Milwaukee over 25 years ago, but have tried to visit when possible. Now I find myself moving 1500 miles south, so my husband and i are saying goodbye to some of our wonderful old haunts in... More 

Thank WI_Trips
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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108 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Fantastic old structure right off the freeway. I always get the burek, which you have to wait an hour for, but well worth it. Great place.

Thank NJC53215

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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 of 5 stars
Average prices
Eastern European
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:15 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2414 S Saint Clair St, Milwaukee, WI 53207-1928
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Bay View
  • Neighborhood: Bay View
  • Phone Number: (414) 481-7530

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