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Sail Loft

649 E Erie St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-6203
+1 414-223-0100
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
649 E Erie St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-6203
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Reviewed yesterday

Sail Loft has a great location, has a very cool vibe, has a great deck overlooking the river and has really attractive food offerings. This all sets up to make you think you're going to have a fantastic meal with superb libations. However, by the...More

Thank drkkw
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Two members of our party had the perch. It was just "OK" and not very warm. Another member had the turf and surf burger with sweet potato fries. He was waiting for the catchup to come but it never did! He also gave it a...More

Thank Toddsgang
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for a pre-planned event, but the atmoshpere and the food weren't anything out of control exciting.

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly it's kind of overpriced and the view isn't anything I'd go for-- your looking at brown river water and ugly buildings across the way (not even hipster cool). Around the corner is the Hoan bridge so I guess proximity to coolness makes it a...More

Thank Erin L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for a weekday lunch! Really good customer service. REALLY nice water views. Laid back vibe. Good tap beer menu. Fairly extensive menu. Good food. Solid choice.

Thank dentalmediator
Reviewed 17 August 2017

OK food good service, nice outdoor eating with view of water. Cocktails interesting, relaxed seating Nice place to meet friends Have Calamari

Thank TravelingGrandma51
Reviewed 12 August 2017

On a beautiful summer night, this place is awesome for river side dining. The location is ideal. Gorgeous patio seating available, along with indoor if you wish. The wait staff was friendly, the menu selection excellent-many unique offerings. The only disappointments were the long wait...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We stopped at the Sail Loft for dinner during a road trip home from Chicago. We were impressed with their gorgeous outdoor seating area. It was a Thursday night, and there was live music playing during our dinner. Service was not as fast as we...More

Thank jlip2016
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The sail loft itself is a nice environment to relax overall either by yourself or with a group. Its located on the river so you see much action on the water. The staff is friendly, music is nice and the location is spacious. The only...More

Thank MissFrequentFlyer
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Stopped for a drink on a Sunday night to sit outside.( Fathers Day) Kitchen was closed early as they ran out of a lot of dishes. Bartender (Abigal) was very accommodating with drinks for outside, and sharing her favorite dishes on the menu next time...More

Thank Tom T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 649 E Erie St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-6203
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-223-0100
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