Explore The Brewery District

A lot has changed in the world from the way we socialize to the way we enjoy the amenities of living in an urban community. As we adjust to the current world and do our part to limit the spread of coronavirus, we would like to assure you, The Brewery District’s essential concern is the safety of our residents and visitors.

The Brewery District businesses are reopening with modified operations while keeping consumer and visitor safety top of mind.

Local Vibe

Whether you’re visiting on a day excursion, staycation or weekend getaway, a guide to the historic Brewery District restaurants, breweries, cafés and taverns providing COVID conscious modified services is provided below. We will do our best to publish the most up to date and accurate information, but please confirm hours by contacting each business directly.


Breweries, Restaurants, Taverns and Cafés


Best Place at The Historic Pabst Brewery

Best Place Coffee Shop located offers expanded outdoor seating to include both courtyard and sidewalk spaces.

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Coffee Shop: Friday – Sunday: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Gift Shop: Saturday 11-4 p.m.

Visit: BestPlaceMilwaukee for more or call 262-719-6618.

Captain Pabst Pilot House

The story of Captain Frederick Pabst can be described as the essence of the American Dream. The self-made beer baron and German born immigrant rose from poverty to prestige, solidifying himself as one of the greatest American brewing icons history has ever seen. Find the all new Pabst pilot house brewery, creating new and unique beers in the basement of a 1872 historic cream city brick German Methodist church situated on the western edge of The Brewery District.

The Captain Pabst Pilot House patio is now open with modified services implementing stringent safety procedures for visitors and staff.

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Beer To Go
Wednesday – Thursday: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: Noon to 7 p.m.

Wednesday – Thursday: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: Noon to 10 p.m.
Sunday: Noon to 7 p.m.

Visit: captainpabstpilothouse or call 414-908-0025.

Glass + Griddle

Uniquely-crafted sandwiches, snacks + beer so you can enjoy the game or just hang out because being bored and hungry sucks. Glass + Griddle Patio is currently open with ServSafe certified staff for the safety of all guests, serving food and drinks. Order Glass + Griddle for pick up! Head to DoorDash or Grubhub and order away and we guarantee freshness to take home and enjoy!

The Holidays are right around the corner and this year we want to give you a little bonus. To show our thanks for supporting our restaurant, receive a bonus $10 when you spend $50 in gift cards.
Treat others a little extra this year, or treat yourself, we won’t judge!‌

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Friday through Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Visit: glassgriddle for more information or call 414-988-1551.

Jackson’s Blue Ribbon Pub

Jackson’s Blue Ribbon Pub is known for a lively and inviting atmosphere, outdoor patio, all-American pub food and timeless classic cocktails; Jackson’s brings the hometown to downtown keeping it local with 13 Wisconsin beers on tap, fresh ingredients from the greater Milwaukee area and spirits from Great Lakes Distillery with live music entertainment. Located next to the beautiful Brewhouse Inn and Suites in The Brewery District.

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Friday through Sunday: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.

Visit: Jacksonsmke for more information or make a: reservation

Milwaukee Brewing Company

Milwaukee Brewing Company taproom, beer garden, beer hall, tours (limited groups) and roof top are open with modifications to keep staff and customers safe.

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Thursday – Friday: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Tour Hours:

Friday 4:30 – 7 p.m.
Saturday 1 – 3:30 p.m.

Visit > Brewery Tour Reservations

Visit: MKEbrewing for more information or call 414-226-2337.

Nō Studios

The Rooftop

Nō Studios Rooftop glass enclosed rooftop space is one of comfort and elegance. With spectacular city views and multiple areas to lounge, work, and socialize, it is the premier Nō Studios destination. The Rooftop includes a beautiful outdoor deck with seating.

Café Nō is providing pick-up/drive-up service.

Café Nō will adhere to all CDC and Milwaukee Health Department guidelines, with face masks and hand sanitizer available on arrival. Pick-up service will take place through the 11th Street entrance – order online or when you arrive. Note, there are two parking spots reserved for you.

Stay connected with Nō Studios, enjoy and appreciate artistic expression, and connect with skilled creatives in conversation, all delivered as live streamed experiences to stay engaged during this time of uncertainty, featuring Nō Studios members who are freelance artists, small business owners, or entrepreneurs, recap videos from member exclusive skill share
sessions, Unplugged live performance take overs, resources and community initiatives, and a call and response prompt collaboration. Visit: nostudios.com/community-wins for more.

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Café Nō
Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Saturday/Sunday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Rooftop
Wednesday – Saturday: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Monday – Thursday:  7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Visit: nostudios for more information or call 414- 226-6516.

Restaurants at Eleven25

Bento Xpert

Bento Xpert is a family owned business serving authentic Taiwanese and Chinese cuisines including Bento Specials, and street food like five spices chicken ( Taiwanese popcorn chicken), Gua Bao, and our famous three-cup chicken and Taiwanese pork chop, and more. Offering carry out and online orders.

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Monday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Visit: Bentoxpert or call 414-935-2823.


Coaches creates southern food comfort dishes including catfish, fried chicken, greens, macaroni and cheese, candied yams, beignets and more.

Offering carry out/delivery.

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Monday through Saturday 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Visit: coaches1125 or call  414-708-5541.

Hidden Kitchen MKE

Bringing chef-centric, fresh, handcrafted goodness to the Milwaukee community with highest quality ingredients used to create unforgettable dishes.

Offering curbside/delivery.

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10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Delivery up to 9 p.m.

Visit: hiddenkitchenmke or call 414-345-7401.

Marco Pollo

Inspiration for Marco Pollo comes from years of international travel and adventurous eating and from Lydia’s native Taiwan. MP’s famous crispy chicken is from a secret family recipe and is served with a rotation of authentic from “scratch” sauces from Thailand, China, India, Creole Country, Japan, Mexico/Texas and Buffalo, N.Y.

Marco Pollo is currently offering carry out and online orders.

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Monday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Visit: marcopollomke or call 414-935-2823.

Meet on the Street

Meet on the Street by culinary sibling team is Milwaukee’s Filipino food truck and stall located inside Eleven25.

Currently open with modified service offering curbside pickup or delivery through postmates or ubereats.

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Monday/Tuesday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m

Visit: motscatering or call 414-477-6717.

Unique Stays


Brewhouse Inn & Suites

Explore the original Pabst Blue Ribbon Brewery and spend the night in a suite amongst the brewing kettles where they once brewed over 500,000 barrels of beer per year.  The Brewhouse Inn & Suites is the perfect destination for history and beer lovers alike with many of the building’s original features still intact and restored.  See the massive iconic copper brewing kettles, the stained glass window of King Gambrinus, large steel beams, and Milwaukee’s original cream city brick. While their stylish original brewhouse vibe sets their spacious suites apart, it’s the modern conveniences like full kitchenettes, oversized showers, tall ceilings and complimentary Wi-Fi that make The Brewhouse Inn & Suites a memorable experience. Be sure to grab PBR and bite to eat at Jackson’s Blue Ribbon Pub – onsite. View this quick overview of changes to expect when visiting their hotel re Covid 19. For additional information, you can contact them by calling 414.810.3350 or emailing guestservices@brewhousesuites.com.

Hyatt Place Milwaukee Downtown

Stay in the heart of downtown Milwaukee’s bustling business and entertainment hub at our hotel located in The Brewery District and in walking distance to Fiserv Forum and conferences at the Wisconsin Center. Hyatt Place Milwaukee / Downtown places you in the center of the Brewery District and moments to Marquette University, UW-Milwaukee and the Milwaukee RiverWalk. Visit: HyattPlaceMilwaukeeDowntown to make reservations.

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