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Comet Cafe

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) #23 of 1,259 Restaurants in Milwaukee $$ - $$$ American, , Cafe
1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
+1 414-273-7677
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (25 reviews)
“meatloaf” (53 reviews)
“cupcakes” (31 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Diner, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What more could you want, right? Our first time here, so we had to get the meatloaf. It was scrumptious, the side salad was fresh and colorful and the mashed potatoes and gravy were sinful. Our waiter was friendly and patient with we tourists/first timers....More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have been coming here for years when we visit family in the Milwaukee area. It is our favorite place to get breakfast. He is vegan and I am gluten free. We have had dinner here before but we think their breakfasts...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you walk in to the place, you definitely get the "Dive" feel of the place. The service is excellent. The food is amazing. But the vibes of the place truly makes this place feel like home!

Thank KingtubaPFR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great casual place for dinner. Very nice staff. Food was really good with ample portions. Will be back!

Thank Barb559
Reviewed June 12, 2017

From the time you walk in the place is a feast for the eyes. I saw the pies, first though....had to take a piece home! Bacon wrapped meatloaf and the turkey dinner (turkey croquettes) were amazing....my "hurricane" left me unfulfilled, however. The broccoli cheddar soup...More

Thank mountainswans
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

We mainly came here because of the vegan/vegetarian options. I ordered a beet avocado salad with marinated tofu, and it was delicious! Low-key place with nice atmosphere.

Thank spiewaa
Reviewed May 17, 2017

This small restaurant doesn't look like much from the outside, but the food is absolutely amazing. I was told that the place is extremely packed during peak hours and you can see why upon entering as the place is small, with a U-shaped counter reminiscent...More

Thank justpeachymt3
Reviewed May 8, 2017

It was a general consensus that the food was mediocre. The dinners ordered at our table were the Big Johnson Burger, Mac n Cheese, Classic Cheesy Tomato Sandwich w/Roast Beef and AJ's Compact Turkey Dinner. The atmosphere felt like a diner which was expected. The...More

Thank jules0691
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Had dinner here before a show at the Collectivo Back Room. It was busy but we got seats at the counter. I had a delicious mac and cheese with tuna that I am sure was not healthy but sure hit the spot on a chilly...More

Thank ChrisFromGTown
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

The meatloaf is wicked good. Beer selection is surprisingly varied. Don't be fooled by the decor the food is way beyond most places twice as expensive

Thank kiyaker
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April 24, 2017|
Response from Mary Beth A | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Went there for lunch on a week day.
April 24, 2017|
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Response from Rktravels62 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it is awesome Parking is a challenge Enjoy!
April 16, 2017|
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Response from Rktravels62 | Reviewed this property |
No...was not overly crowded but parking was tough due to residential area....enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:30 am
9:00 am - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighborhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 414-273-7677
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