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5921 W Vliet St, Milwaukee, WI 53208
(414) 479-0620
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Elm Grove, Wisconsin
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117 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

W were there with friends and enjoyed our self with 3 different selections and 2 apps that we shared. The wait staff was crisp and friendly without being over the top. Our food was very good with some nice changes to a normal preparation. Will go back again but understand they may be doing a relo to California and closing... More 

1 Thank dbeaum1222
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner on the patio on a warm night-very cute. Service and food were excellent, prices were reasonable. A very enjoyable evening!!

1 Thank Dawn E
Lahaina, Hawaii
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112 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We met another couple here for dinner, this is a favorite spot to dine for them - our first visit. It was a lovely evening and we choose to sit outside, our server was wonderful. Our meals were expertly prepared and beautifully plated. We especially enjoyed the octopus started! Along with the cocktail of the moment. And don't forget dessert!... More 

1 Thank Bill S
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Jud was our server and a friend. We had numerous small plates and dessert. Honestly every single item on every single small plate was perfection. From a potato leek vichyssoise, to a lamb firecracker roll, to stunning duck nachos and a flatbread pizza with spring vegetables roasted garlic cork Persian lamb meatballs pine nuts and cilantro with mint pesto. You... More 

1 Thank Ellie M
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Meritage has been my go-to restaurant since the day it opened. The menu is always changing and creative, the service is outstanding, and the cocktails are fantastic - try the Gold Coast for a special treat. Meritage is one of the best restaurants in Milwaukee - fine dining at its best and a fantastic value.

2 Thank SilkRoadTraveler
Belleville, Michigan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

We had heard from friends that Mirage had a diverse menu and good quality food. That was an understatement. Both the food and the service were excellent and prices were fair for the high quality. Also very family friendly as we had our two year old grandson with us.

2 Thank mikeandsandie
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

This was our second time at Meritage and we could not have been more pleased with the meal and service. Our server Judd was very helpful explaining the specials and answering our questions with the knowledge one would expect from a well seasoned server. His personality was was very upbeat, openly warm and a credit to Meritage. The assistant servers... More 

1 Thank Darrell F
milwaukee, WI
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

The chef here is creative, the food somewhat unusual, the staff friendly, and if you can eat outside, the ambiance is neat. It's a small patio tucked away in the city, heaters add a cozy touch.

1 Thank cmw2117
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Our first time but won't be our last. Rochelle, our waitress, was very helpful and cordial. We both had duck, prepared different ways. Both were excellent. Chocolate cake was great. We will be back and will bring friends.

1 Thank Ejpurcell3
Fox Point, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

Meritage is a place one can visit more than once, as the menu regularly evolves to incorporate seasonal availability. On this most recent visit, the food and service were overall terrific. The plates, including the appetizers, were well prepared and presented. The portions were more than adequate. I would have hoped for a bit more seasoning in my lamb entree,... More 

1 Thank FoxFamilywi

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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
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5921 W Vliet St, Milwaukee, WI 53208
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: (414) 479-0620

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