Highest-rated fine dining restaurants in Milwaukee, according to Tripadvisor

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July 29, 2022
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Highest-rated fine dining restaurants in Milwaukee, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. Dining brands in the U.S. have a long and storied history—and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Milwaukee that are listed as "fine dining" on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Locals are sure to see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#19. The Chef's Table

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (11 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: $$$$
- Price: not available
- Address: 500 S 3rd St Fifth Ward, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1621
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#18. Dream Dance Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (71 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1721 W Canal St, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2655
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#17. Rare Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (78 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 833 E Michigan St, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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#16. Milwaukee Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (121 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 6024 W Bluemound Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53213-4179
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#15. Hotel Madrid

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (60 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Spanish, Catalan
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 600 S 6th St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1524
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#14. Ward's House of Prime

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (224 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 540 E Mason St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3805
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#13. Ardent Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (81 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1751 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1805
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#12. Bacchus - A Bartolotta Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (187 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Contemporary
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 925 E Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3900
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#11. Morel Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (121 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 430 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1611
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#10. Five O'Clock Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (327 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 2416 W State St Milwaukee, WI, Milwaukee, WI 53233-1036
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#9. Carnevor

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (317 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 718 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4404
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#8. Harbor House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,149 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 550 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5601
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#7. Mason Street Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (709 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 425 E Mason St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3702
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#6. Bartolotta's Lake Park Bistro

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (536 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: French, European
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 3133 E Newberry Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211-3473
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#5. Milwaukee ChopHouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (354 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 633 N 5th St, Milwaukee, WI 53203
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#4. Zarletti

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (279 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 741 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4451
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#3. The Capital Grille

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (399 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 310 W Wisconsin Ave Unit 100W, Milwaukee, WI 53203
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#2. Mo's A Place For Steaks

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (350 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 720 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2402
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#1. Sanford Restaurant

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (431 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, International
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1547 N Jackson St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-2001
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