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Comet Cafe

1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
+1 414-273-7677
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (33 reviews)
“meatloaf” (56 reviews)
“cupcakes” (35 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Diner, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’ve been here three times for lunch. The food and service was excellent both times, and the prices reasonable. The atmosphere is fun, young, urban, and casual. I love that they have lots to choose from for each the meat eaters, vegetarians, and vegans in...More

Thank Jennifer Ann D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love bringing newbies here. Bohemian. Great food. Fun. Awesome b’fast spot. Great place for a b’fast beer. Meatloaf omelet, as always, was excellent.

Thank bushmckay
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

I discovered the Comet Cafe on a visit to Milwaukee last September. I flew into town and was starving, and the Comet was right around the corner from the place I was staying. I ate breakfast there for the next three days. I've been waiting...More

1  Thank Shawn B
Reviewed 29 January 2018

After very long/entertaining nite in Milwaukee, had to take in brunch before my GA and MN friends left town. Bloodies were spot on and our brunch fabulous as well as excellent service all around.

Thank Cheryl J
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

My teen daughter and I met friends for breakfast. Avocado toast and chiliquiles were great. Coffee was good and strong. Interested in going back for an evening. Parking was a bit tough, but not impossible.

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We were told to come here for the atmosphere for a day trip to Milwaukee that we made in December. But this didn't work out at all. There was a 40 minute wait, so it must be popular. But in the ten minutes we hung...More

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Someone said we should eat here. Thought it was jus another diner, but it was an awesome meal. Very busy and we had to wait a while, but worth the wait!

Thank John E
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Did not disappoint. Our waitress, Stephanie made the experience even better, very helpful with suggestions that were on point. Save room for dessert, mixed berry pie was great!

Thank 4xdoss
Reviewed 29 November 2017

I went here a few weeks ago with another couple for brunch, we were in search of a tasty bloody mary. Unfortunately, the bloody mary wasn't that great. It was pretty bland like a basic tomato juice mix with just an olive or so on...More

1  Thank hoppyhoppypantspants
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Best omelet I’ve had. I got the veggie omelet which had spinach, artichoke, red bell pepper and smoked Gouda. So so good. The hash browns were perfectly crispy. They also have a gluten free menu with very good gluten free bread. You can’t even tell...More

1  Thank Worldcitizen3
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25 April 2017|
Response from Mary Beth A | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Went there for lunch on a week day.
25 April 2017|
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Response from Rktravels62 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it is awesome Parking is a challenge Enjoy!
16 April 2017|
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Response from Rktravels62 | Reviewed this property |
No...was not overly crowded but parking was tough due to residential area....enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
9:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 414-273-7677
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