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Great location for fun!! Just hard to park!!

I really like the 3rd ward, its just hard to find a parking spot, but awesome bars and restaurants!!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 February 2017
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I really like the 3rd ward, its just hard to find a parking spot, but awesome bars and restaurants!!

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South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Very sweet houses. We stopped at usingers sausage (no deli sales) and samples Wisconsin cheese at the tap room and usinger brat at the brat house. Was a good stop!

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Not much here except Mader's, an exceptional German restaurant. Everything appears to be Detrioratingn

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Milwaukee, IL
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

OK this is a gem of the downtown area and small and concentrated. Visit Usingers shop and hit the seconds table. The product are very fresh, and so amazingly cheap. The bacon is to die for. Across the street is the Spice House. All freshly ground herbs and spices, amazing and quite the overload for your sense of smell. The... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Everything is on this piece of street--restaurants, bars, shops. A highlight for me is always Usinger's sausage shop.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

If you are in mikwaukee, here is a place that lets you see the city vibe! Lots of great restaurants, historic buildings and boutique shops.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Just a couple of blocks from the convention center, there are lots of great places to eat and cute little shops to browse in this conveniently located part of Milwaukee.

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Chicago, IL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Old World 3rd street is a short walk from the center of the city, very urban setting and one really good old German Restaurant, Maders.

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Boise, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We had an awesome lunch at Mader's, and ran across the street to the Wisconsin Cheese Shop to load up before our flight back to Idaho. I really want to come back and spend more time - the sausage shop, the spice shop, the German influence around. Really enjoyed the atmosphere.

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Hayward, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went for sausage @ Usingers & found Das Boot Oktoberfest in progress. Tons of people around so we kind of joined in for a bit @ Mader's German Restaurant, drinking our beer from old steins. I love this area of Milwaukee.

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