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718 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4404 (Wisconsin)
+1 414-223-2200
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
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Thu - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Wind Lake, Wisconsin
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to dinner with friends. We had 730 reservations but got there early to have a couple of cocktails and met Addy, the best Bartender EVER! She had the best attitude, great wine knowledge and totally sold us on the lobster bisque, which was awesome. We were called to our table right on time but did not go because Addy... More 

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1 Thank debgamm
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner at Carnevor with a group of 15 friends. Every part of the dinner was phenomenal! I'm from Texas so I'm not easily impressed by steak places because we have the best. Carnevor was outstanding and ranked at the top of the best of all time. The steaks were cooked perfectly and were flavorful. The lobster bisque was the... More 

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Thank DrJohnMyers
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We went to Carnevor for a birthday dinner. From the moment we arrived we knew we were in for an amazing night. We used the valet parking option which was wonderful. We were about 30 minutes early for our reservation, so we sat at the bar and had a cocktail. When seated for dinner, the ambiance of the dining room... More 

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1 Thank Jackie S
SURG_RestaurantGroup, Guest Relations Manager at Carnevor, responded to this review

Wow Jackie, thank you so much for the review! We are so glad to hear that your special occasion was perfect! See you back next time! More 

2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My very good friend and I went here a little over a week ago for her birthday. She has wanted to here for a while now. We sat at the bar. Had the best bartender, Addie. She made some great recommendations for some different cocktails rather than our usual go-tos. She really knew the menu and picked the perfect wine... More 

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2 Thank Amy S
1 review
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My family and friends went to Carnevors for my birthday on Feb 18th 2017 it was not a good experience the food was great but the waitstaff we had was awful she had and attitude from the start I think it was because we were black I watched her interact with the other tables she was very nice and pleasant... More 

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Thank Tlips1
SURG_RestaurantGroup, Guest Relations Manager at Carnevor, responded to this review

We appreciate your review and are interested in knowing more about this experience. One of our main goals is to provide excellent customer service and would never intend for anyone to feel that they are not welcome in our restaurant. Please email hugo@carnevor.com so that we can hopefully resolve this situation. -Kate More 

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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

If you want to try a steak like you never had, you must eat here. The steak just melts in your mouth. Appetizer are excellent and creme brulee is an awesome dessert.

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2 Thank Meri P
Dayton, Ohio
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We were here for business and absolutely loved everything about this place! First off - the atmosphere is perfect! It is not stuffy at all like some high-end restaurants can be...very trendy and very cool. Secondly - the food and service were out of this world. One of the most flavorful filets I've had. Everyone in our party raved about... More 

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1 Thank drewbucks11
SURG_RestaurantGroup, Guest Relations Manager at Carnevor, responded to this review

Thank you for the awesome feedback! We are so glad to hear you had a great time with us. Hope to see you in again next time you're in town! More 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The good and not so good. First off, my husband wanted to try Carnevor for this birthday as he just wanted a wonderful steak dinner. Let's start with the service: Excellent service all the way around, from the greeters to our waiter to the serving staff. Only compliments to them. The restaurant in its new location: Mercy, for a high-end... More 

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3 Thank eseaberg
SURG_RestaurantGroup, Guest Relations Manager at Carnevor, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear that your experience was less than ideal. Our management team would like to discuss this matter with you in more detail. We are always looking for feedback to help us improve as a restaurant. If interested in resolving this situation, please reach out to our manager, Hugo, at hugo@carnevor.com. Thank you for dining with... More 

Saint Charles, Illinois
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49 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with a client. Great wine selection good beer selection. Sides were very rich and heavy. Filet was the best cut of meat I've had in years - prepared medium rare. Spot on and was a great experience. I will be back.

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1 Thank Brutus1968
Rockford, Illinois
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This is a superior restaurant. We pleased with the steaks, sides, and general presentation. Our server met our every expectation. The only drawback for this restaurant is the noise. A great disappointment for this class of restaurant.

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1 Thank Sue H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 718 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4404
    (Wisconsin)
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 414-223-2200
Description
Milwaukee's premier steakhouse, Carnevor is one of Wisconsin's most acclaimed fine dining destinations. Our steak menu offers exquisite wet- and dry-aged USDA prime beef – a distinction afforded to less than two percent of all American beef – as well as daily selections of the coveted Wagyu, imported from Japan to guarantee the most succulent and tender beef. And with a wine list featuring more than 750 selections, you'll always find the perfect bottle to uncork with your meal.

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