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Crazy Water

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839 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1822
414-645-2606
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Cedarburg, Wisconsin
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110 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Late dinner choice with no reservations was a great experience. Friendly greeting and easy welcome to choice of seating inside or outside. We chose outside given how often does WI allow weather conditions for that option. Luckily it was screened and tented to protect from bugs and light drizzle. Dinner options were plentiful and we chose the special appetizer of... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a party of 6 with a 2 teenagers. We looked at online reviews and this place looked good. When we walked in it was pretty clear this was more if a romantic couples place and NOT a place for family dining. The menu, although minimal, looked good. Scallops, etc. However the pricing was....ahhhh...a little out if the ballpark.... More 

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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived 30 minutes early and were seated immediately. We had a delicious feta cheese appetizer. Next my wife had a morel mushroom soup and I had gazpacho. The Mrs. really liked her soup, I thought the gazpacho was a good attempt but it tasted too much like cucumbers. Finally the wife had scallops and I had the Crazy Shrimp.... More 

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1 Thank Kurtis B
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129 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Our dinner at Crazy Water had high and low points. One meal was a 4 or 5 (horseradish encrusted grouper), the other no more than a 3 (salmon was a bit overdone, which was surprising as it was said to be their signature dish). Our server was not the most attentive and the wait for our appetizer and entrees was... More 

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Miami, Florida
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

I cannot begin to express my excitement for finding this place!!! The ambiance is wonderful! You could dine for a date with friends or business. It's like a little Secret Garden in a busy city! You can feel the love and detail that goes into ever dish. I wish I could have eaten more! Our Server Tracy was energetic, passionate... More 

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Paphos, Cyprus
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Small intimate restaurant. Sat at bar and was well looked after by attentive bar tender. Small menu (which is a good thing for a small kitchen). Had a plate with numerous small items including sea bass and Asian mini burgers. Each item was perfectly prepared. Will definitely visit again when in Milwaukee

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Racine, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We ate there once and it was great a few years back, then ate there in Nov. 1015 and I would not have recommended it. None of us in our group enjoyed the meal. I was really surprised because the first time it was a memorable dining experience. I will not go back though, too expensive to be hit or... More 

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Thank Nick D
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

I love the atmosphere! Be prepared to a tight squeeze! Dining room is very small! Food and service are top notch! The sea bass is amazing!!

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1 Thank Leslie M
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

I have yet to eat something that wasn't fabulous here! I always start with an order of the chorizo stuffed bacon wrapped dates and go from there. Love the atmosphere and the coziness. I'd make a reservation just to be on the safe side though. It can fill up in a real hurry! Most recently I had the seabass which... More 

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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96 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

My husband surprised me by taking the afternoon off and planning a fun day of play. After hitting the MFA, it was on to dinner. Looking for inspiration, my husband took the recommendation of a self-proclaimed "foodie" co-worker; we were happy we did! We chose Crazy Water based on their menu offerings and intimate venue. Like most restaurants in that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Fusion
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 839 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Walker's Point
  • Neighborhood: Walker's Point
  • Phone Number: 414-645-2606

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