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411 E Mason St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3702
+1 414-225-3270
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“salmon cakes” (3 reviews)
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All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
411 E Mason St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3702
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

I believe this restaurant is now known as Pistache or they haven't changed the sign. it is in the Hotel Metro. We stopped by for brunch. The menu was a little light but what they did have was surprisingly good. I had the salmon bagel...More

Thank MrSmokeyMountainMan
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We ate breakfast there twice, and both times our server was alone and working VERY hard just to try to get everyone their food orders. The food was great, but he needs some help.

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We went to an early dinner before heading to a concert at Summerfest. We wanted to have a fine dining experience instead of fest food. We enjoyed a beautiful salad prepared in layers of spinach, strawberries and walnuts. My husband enjoyed a salmon dinner and...More

Thank NayNay192
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Nice place for lunch with a flair. Art Deco atmosphere was inspiring. Food was good and imaginative. Server was a bit busy but was really trying.

Thank toconnell
Reviewed 6 June 2016

On two separate occasions I've had issues with being seated in a timely manner, even though my party had reservations and was on time for the reservations. As Seinfeld would say, they know how to take the reservation, but don't know how to actually hold...More

Thank jemma40
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Where do I start? My family got together for my niece's first Mother's Day. The brunch was not cheap and I noticed there was a limited variety when compared to other Mother's Day brunches years before. We had a party of 7 which there were...More

Thank Lorna P
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We had breakfast and dinner there while we stayed at the hotel. Usually, the hotel restaurants are famous with incredibly high prices, but not in this case. We had HUGE breakfast that cost us $20 (including tip) per person. The dinner with the dessert and...More

Thank Irishka60645
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our food at this restaurant. My husband had the duck and I had salmon. We give both a thumbs up. The waitress also highly suggested the stuffed chicken, so we'll try that on our next visit. This restaurant has a nice long...More

Thank Ruth R
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Purchased a 4 course dinner Groupon for four people a few months ago and finally got around to redeeming it on Easter Monday. I let my friends choose the date and was fine with the date since I guessed it would be less busy coming...More

Thank crisping2015
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Hubby and I used a Groupon for our dinner at Metro Cafe last night: a 4 course dinner with a bottle of wine of our choosing. Shared appetizer was salmon cakes which were really tasty. Warm rolls and home made breadsticks were all delicious. Hubby...More

Thank anniemiles
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Parking Available, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 E Mason St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3702
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-225-3270
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