Check out Milwaukee’s top 5 bars and lounges! The hottest places are close to Streetcar Flats, making for easy, fun nights out.
Ranking number one on the list of Milwaukee’s top 5 bars and lounges is ELMNT Lounge, the epicenter of Milwaukee’s Downtown Nightlife District.
Walk into an unrivaled experience with classic and exclusive cocktails, trend-setting wines, and a bar menu above the status quo. The modern design and elegant ambiance create a perfect night out. Reserve ELMNT Lounge for your next event in a “collaborative, professional space” permitting you to “BE IN YOUR ELMNT.”
618 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Sun – Thur Private Events, Fri & Sat 10 PM – 2:30 AM
Victor’s has been a household Milwaukee nightlife name since the 1960s. Enjoy incredible food, exceptional cocktails, and an unmatched atmosphere.
Their graceful staff will serve you like family, making you a regular before you know it. Stop by on your next night out to understand why generations of Milwaukee residents can count on Victor’s for an unforgettable night out.
1230 N Van Buren St, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Sun Closed, Mon – Wed 6 PM – 2 AM, Thur – Sat 4 PM – 2 AM
Drink Wisconsinbly Pub
Drink Wisconsibly Pub was established in Walker’s Point and rapidly became a local hot spot. Receiving numerous accolades, such as OnMilwaukee.com Readers’ Best New Bar in 2017 and Best Pub in 2017 and 2018, DW Pub relocated to its Deer District location in March 2019.
The new location was crafted from the bottom up, with its vision aimed at holding on to its original virtues. “The relaxed atmosphere and the communal vibe” make it the perfect place to drop by for thirst-quenching local beers.
320 W Highland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203
Mon & Tue Closed, Wed – Fri 2 PM – 2 AM, Sat & Sun 11 AM – 2 AM
Major Goolsby’s is an all-ages sports bar and museum for veteran and rookie fans. Lose yourself as you look at the walls lined with signed memorabilia, famous athletes, and high-definition TVs with the game you want to catch.
Major Goolsby’s has all the best sports packages, so you can always meet up with loved ones for every game. Book your next event at Major Goolsby’s next time you need a place to host!
340 W Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203
Sun – Tue Closed, Wed 4 PM – 10 PM, Thur – Sat 11 AM – 10 PM
Who’s On Third
Last (but certainly not least) on our list of Milwaukee’s top 5 bars and lounges is Who’s On Third. If you want a nostalgic American sports pub in Downtown Milwaukee to watch the game, you ought to pop in.
As an Official Milwaukee Bucks bar and one of Business Insider’s 2014 Best 19 Sports Bars In America, you won’t have to worry about missing a play because every seat has been precisely set around a 120″ projection screen (and large TVs).
If you’re going up to Green Bay, skip the drive and ride the Packers Bus. If you’d rather see a live show, catch up with Who’s on Third at Alpine Valley concerts all summer!
1007 N Doctor M.L.K. Jr Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53203
Sun – Thur 11 AM – 2 AM, Fri & Sat 11 AM – 2:30 AM
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