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Crazy Water

839 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1822
+1 414-645-2606
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (25 reviews)
“hanger steak” (14 reviews)
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American, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
839 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1822
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have been coming here for 10+ years. We don’t get here as much as we use to, but are never disappointed. The atmosphere is cozy, and the food is great. Looking forward to coming in the summer and enjoying their patio.

Thank tkvolley
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We were seated in the main dining room. It was cold! Everyone that come or left made it even colder. I had the lamb shank. It was good, but the risotto was soupy. My wife had beef Wellington, it was very good but a little...More

1  Thank David R
Reviewed 16 December 2017

This is a fantastic restaurant -- terrific food in a warm, unique, inviting atmosphere. Impressive attention to detail. Staff couldn't be more welcoming and gracious. We had a roast chicken, lamb shank, squid ink ravioli that were really delicious and impressive. Perfect for a casual...More

Thank jeffreypk
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Crazy Water is a cozy place tucked into the Walkers Point area and has a great little outdoor courtyard where we had dinner on a recent Saturday evening. Peggy Magister is probably one of the best chefs in Milwaukee and her food showed it once...More

1  Thank PSPcouple
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Delicious birthday dinner began with the bacon-wrapped dates, which were fantastic. We each had the fresh greens salad in the potato strip "basket" and enjoyed it very much. I had the scallops and my husband had the Crazy Shrimp. We both enjoyed our meals a...More

1  Thank McTamara
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We dined here last year and posted a review. Everything remains the same, which means that Crazy Water continues to offer one of the best dining experiences in Milwaukee. The restaurant is a bit cramped inside, but on a warm July evening, we opted to...More

Thank karphil2015
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Crazy Water is undoubtedly a "find!" This was our second visit in the past 3 years as it is 375 miles from where we live but it is a high quality restaurant on every level. The wait staff is attentive, friendly, polite and professional. The...More

1  Thank robertsG4764GM
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Had our pre holiday dinner here with friends. Wonderful food and drinks. Service was great especially for a busy night.

Thank mkewest
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and delicious food. We had the hangar steak, rib eye and crazy shrimp and they were all so flavorful. The oysters and shrimp bisque were incredible as well. Many dessert choices which were also excellent. Very friendly service and a cozy atmosphere

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Local friends recommended this place to us so we gave it a shot, and it ROCKS! Crazy Water--great name, right?--is an extremely chilled out tavern with a dude cooking everything behind the bar and great staff running things in front of the bar and in...More

1  Thank stardust2newyorkcity
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 839 S 2nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Walker's Point
  • Neighbourhood: Walker's Point
  • Phone Number: +1 414-645-2606
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