Explore the unique and creative restaurants, breweries, and other interesting establishments sprinkled around the trail.
EAT & DRINK
Local Brewery with a variety of beer and an industrial atmosphere.
Hip, easygoing bar with pool & walls filled with local art, plus seasonal outdoor seating.
Buzzy joint serving vegetarian and vegan options plus coffee & tea in a bright and spacious setting.
Big Daddy's BBQ and Soul Food
Big Daddy's BBQ and Soul Food is nothing less than one of the classic soul food restaurants in Milwaukee.
Black Husky Brewing
Cool taproom pouring signature & seasonal brews in a rustic space with woodsy decor & a patio.
Easygoing watering hole & game room offering live music, bar snacks & art exhibits.
Family owned candy maker with a home store selling small-batch chocolates, caramels and sweets.
Tiny, colorful eatery serving locally sourced Mexican fare with many vegan options plus margaritas.
Cozy, Modern space with an open kitchen and housemade pasta dishes, flatbreads and crafted cocktails.
Friendly Riverwest Bar with relaxed atmosphere
Local live music venue & dancehall that features reggae and other music.
Our headquarters on Humboldt Blvd., established in 2007, houses Colectivo’s main roasting facility, barista training program, and our Riverwest cafe, with ample seating available both inside and on the patio. The building was honored as the “Best Environmentally Friendly Project” by the Business Journal Real Estate Awards and received a Mayor’s Urban Design Award. It also won the MANDI State Farm Insurance “Building Blocks Award” for promoting the social and cultural life of the community. Come in and grab a seat at the bar to watch our roasters at work!
New American eats are served with house brews & specialty cocktails at this woodsy-chic cornerstone.
The Daily Bird
Festive haunt with Polynesian decor & a playful vibe offering tropical drinks & an ample rum list.
Gathering Place Brewing Company
Local Brewery who's mission is to craft vibrant and unique beers that reflect the vibrant and unique community we call home.
Friendly neighborhood tavern with homey atmosphere.
A friendly corner bar nestled in Riverwest with live music and great drink specials.
Friendly local bar with occasional live music and a great place to watch a football game.
Spacious brewpub offering bar bites & an array of beers, including organic & gluten-free brews.
Lil Wil's Tap
Linneman's Riverwest Inn
Live bands draw crowds to this cozy haunt serving an array of brews in an old–timey interior.
The Mad Planet
Enduring alt-rock dance club featuring hometown bands & national acts, plus a retro night with DJs.
Dark wooded, comfortable tavern with craft and micro beers, lengthy wine list and artful appetizers.