Mason Street Grill
Mason Street Grill

Mason Street Grill

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.masonstreetgrill.com/
  • Phone: 4142983131x
  • Hours of Operation:
    LUNCH: Monday - Friday 11:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.

    DINNER: Monday - Saturday 5:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.
    Sunday 5:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

    Bar menu available all day, Monday-Friday
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, American, Prime Rib
  • Executive Chef: Mark Weber
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Entertainment: "Music On Mason" Monday-Saturday in our Lounge.
  • Special Events: Let us host your business event or social gathering in one of our lovely private dining rooms. Each of our three rooms features a complimentary 42" flat screen wall-mounted TV, perfect for presentations, and our tables are adorned with linens, seasonal flower arrangements, and votives.

    For groups of 6 to 60, we will provide your guests with a unique and memorable dining experience featuring Chef Weber's customized menus.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Jefferson Street
  • Parking: Hotel Parking
  • Parking Details: Validated 3 hour parking is available in the Pfister Hotel's parking garage (enter on Mason Street). Valet is available for $6.00 at dinner, Monday-Saturday.
A word from Mason Street Grill
Welcome to Mason Street Grill, where our world-renowned steaks, warm ambiance and gracious staff are waiting to make your ordinary day extraordinary!

Whether entertaining colleagues or dining with special friends Mason Street Grill’s lunch and dinner menus are sure to please every appetite. Enjoy happy-hour in our Lounge while listening to Milwaukee’s best live jazz, Monday-Saturday. Our private dining rooms are perfect for business meetings, social gatherings, and feature our culinary team’s outstanding customized menus.

Come on in and make yourself comfortable, and let us take care of the rest!
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerNotable Wine List
  • Diners' Choice WinnerAmerican
  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked
Mason Street Grill reviews from OpenTable diners
108 reviews since June 23, 2014
Overall Rating4.5
  • Food4.4
    Service4.5
  • Ambiance4.4
    Noise LevelModerate
94% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (69)notable wine list (45)fit for foodies (45)romantic (37)great for lunch (32)good for groups (30)vibrant bar scene (20)neighborhood gem (16)hot spot (14)great for brunch (4)late-night find (3)kid-friendly (2)great for outdoor dining (2)scenic view (1)Show More
  • meat overcooked
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    Love the onion rings, short ribs could have been pot roast, no bones. Two steaks were not prepared as requested, medium rare.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Amazing recommendations
    Foodiewiner
    Dined on 10/16/2014
    Drew was a knowledgable server about anything i asked for. Had a good feeling that he wouldnt steer me wrong. My experience wouldnt have been the same without him!! Represents the restaurant very well.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nice place, ok food
    TongueAndBelly
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    The atmosphere was relaxed elegance. The service was good & drink selection was reasonably extensive, including an impressive wine list. The sides were very good (though if a dish called "smashed potatoes" would typically be expected to have a chunky texture rather than that attained with a ricer). However, the steak was good but not great. It had reasonable flavor, but the thickness of the strip allowed only one side to be Pittsburgh charred, and the steak was medium-rare at best. Also, the "au poivre" was only pepper-crusted, without the sauce to make it true au poivre, contrary to info from the waiter. My wife's petite filet was cooked exactly to her liking (very well but not dry) with decent bearnaise (though a bit heavy on tarragon).
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • It worked...
    GoingOut
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Had a great time here with my date. Definitely recommend.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always a good experience
    ter3
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Always enjoy coming to Mason Street Grill! We are never disappointed with our experience. One of my favorite places to bring out of town guests.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    We enjoyed the food and our server, Kimberly was fantastic!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Delicious
    Rosiekra
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    We love dining at Mason Street Grill. The food is delicious- has never disappointed us. The service has always been excellent- and tonight our server Sharon was knowledgeable about the menu, was always there but not overbearing, kind and courteous. We will definitely be returning.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • disappointed
    focusonquality
    Dined on 10/9/2014
    I requested a special table for my husbands 70th Bday and we were put next to the noisy bar and kitchen, the hostess was too young to understand, our waiter kept apologizing for not being attentive to us because he was taking care of a big party. We waited for drinks, and then a very long time for coffee. Food was ok, not worth the prices. In SHARP contrast we went to Mr. B's last nite and everything was terrific; table, waitress, food quality. We have zero interest in returning to Mason Street Grill. They could have made it a special evening with a little effort, I was disappointed.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Anniversary Dinner
    lovewhensomeonecooksforme
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    My husband and I dined at Mason Street Grill on Sunday, Oct. 5 for our 1 yr Anniversary. Michael was our waiter and he could not have been more wonderful. His service and attentiveness was impeccable and the food simply outstanding. Very romantic atmosphere and ambiance. We cannot wait to dine again!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Downtown Favorite
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    Always exceptional, friendly service and exceptional food.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Service
    AHudson
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    This was my second time with the same server. I believe her name is Kimberly and she is amazing! I usually order the same thing when I dine at lunch (blackened salmon chopped salad) but I tried the lobster seafood sandwich. The sandwich was just okay but the service and convenience of the location made it worth it. Anthony
    Special Features:
    great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Director of Development
    loveourcity
    Dined on 9/30/2014
    As a representative of a major organization in town, I was responsible for hosting VIPs. The service was impeccable. The wait staff was well informed, articulate, had fantastic eye contact and people skills and demonstrated pride and enthusiasm. In my estimation, if you want to extend an exemplary dining experience to family, friends and associates, Mason Street should head your list. Worth every penny!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Time!
    BrookDoc
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    The food was top notch. Bone in Ribeye, Lobster dinner were both excellent. This is a great place for a steak/seafood dinner downtown. We went for a date night and all expectations were met. The waitstaff did a great job, friendly, approached to make sure all is well, but not overbearing. The wine steward was knowledgeable and made a great recommendation and now we've discovered another great wine (J. Davies Cab blend). Ask for Laurus, he's a card and will help make the evening a success.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • expected an experience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    After spending 190.00 -expected top notch service, food - etc. Expectations were not met and I normally do not write these kind of reviews. I had higher expectations - wasn't greated by the host/hostess initally just kind of stood there - slipped on the worn down wood floor in the front, kind of thought when I went down someone would have said sorry about that - drinks are on us. Our waiter was nice - just didn't get the warm fuzzy feeling they were glad we were there
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Assured excellence
    Raekan
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    Mason Street Grill has never failed me. Great food and excellent service especially if John is your server.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Another wonderful dinner
    Phil
    Dined on 9/17/2014
    I took two guests to dinner at MSG and neither one had been there before. They were very impressed by the great food and the wonderful service. We all had steaks and I especially enjoyed my personal favorite, the bone-in rib-eye. We all very much enjoyed ourselves and look forward to going back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • jeff d
    packerfan
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Food options dated and poorly prepared . definitely a pretty place with no passion in the food.nice wine list but not a place for a food junkie.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • hartzVIP
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    Very disappointing meal...waitress didn't ask about temp for veal chop, which was totally inedible...not just the overcooked aspect, but by the time my husband cut away the fat, there was no meat to taste...the special of the day was a filet with cheese, mushrooms and single scallop...no price was mentioned...that was an additional $21....our friend recommended the restaurant and she ordered the special, so we didn't make a fuss, so as to not embarrass her...they took veal chop off the bill, as they should have. We sat at the bar in the afternoon and enjoyed the drink and bartender, but would not recommend this as a place to dine...I will write to the management, however...
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Steakhouse Fun
    MisterBeestieVIP
    Dined on 9/1/2014
    Mason Street Grill is a typical high end steakhouse. Service was very good and attentive. I had duck, my wife had a trio of sides (vegetarian) and my son had a steak. All were good, but the sides were our favorite. The only disappointment was dessert. The Panna cotta was way too firm, still tasty, but certainly not a traditional type with some jiggle.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Perfect Choice
    skbdance
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    First time dining here - what a great experience! Our server knew what to suggest and didn't disappoint. The food was amazing - everything from the crab cake, my steak and mushrooms, the wine, etc. Everything tasted great and we didn't have to wait long. We had fun, and it was romantic. I was celebrating my promotion at work and was surprised with an amazing dessert at the end. Definitely coming back!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    The food was good especially the Crab Cake! The service was excellent, our waiter was very knowledgeable about the menu.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent Food and Service
    RockinWithRobbin
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    We recently scheduled a private birthday dinner for my mom and several of her friends and a few family member. Mason Street Grill was able to provide a private room and had excellent follow up with us all the way to the day of the party. The room was perfect (the board room), the food and service both excellent. We were even able to special order a birthday cake which was enjoyed (quickly!) by all. A special thanks to everyone involved in making my mom's day special - YOU ROCK!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fantastic Dinner
    WindLakeDiners123
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    We dined here on a Saturday evening and had a delightful waiter who made our evening truly enjoyable. We had the carrot cake for dessert which was out of this world and our waiter even gave us some of the delicious bread to take home. We would recommend this restaurant for anyone that wants to enjoy a special evening!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Recommend
    BordeauxbobVIP
    Dined on 8/7/2014
    Steaks cooked to perfection -- great choice of sides (try the lobster mac & cheese). Good service and wine list -- what is not to like.
    Special Features:
    special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 8/7/2014
    The restaurant was very noisy. The food was average, nothing spectacular. It is a very nice restaurant for a hotel.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great for business lunch
    MichaelBray
    Dined on 8/5/2014
    Brought a client and another company executive to a business lunch at Mason Street Grill. Five stars. Great food. Fast service.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Terrific in Every Way
    Dogbone
    Dined on 8/4/2014
    Great food, comfortable ambiance with positive energy. We ate at the Chef's counter which is always enjoyable. Interaction with the waitstaff is fun with the byproduct being an educational experience as well. Our personal adjustments to our menu selections were handled enthusiastically and the results were perfect.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Not what we expected
    babymooners
    Dined on 8/3/2014
    While the food was good for the price we expected more. We thought this place would be more upscale however there were families there and kids in gym shorts and tshirts. My steak was not the correct temp but I do not send food back so I ate it. It still tasted fine but when you order med rare and it's med it's a disappointment. Service was fine but for the money we spent we've been to better places in Milwaukee.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Fabulous dinner spot
    HappyCustomer
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    My friend and I went to dinner on Saturday for a girls' night out. It was phenomenal. We both ordered the short ribs and shared a side of the lobster macaroni and cheese. Every bit of it was outstanding. Our server was fantastic. Wonderful experience. We will definitely come back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • great steak house!
    nate
    Dined on 7/31/2014
    Great food and ambiance! Server was awesome too! We had a birthday celebration and they were very thoughtful about it.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Reservation snafu
    Aj2603VIP
    Dined on 7/29/2014
    Though we specifically requested a particular seating location, and the restaurant even confirmed such the day of our reservation, they did not honor our request. They admitted their mistake and apologized profusely. They did their best by comping our beverages and desert. We enjoy this restaurant enough that while we were disappointed, we would not hesitate to return.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Special Occasion
    popsplus5
    Dined on 7/27/2014
    When I made my reservation with you for the Mason Grill I specified it was a special occasion, my wife's "70"th Birthday. They never acknowledged that! When I took my wife to Carnevor last year for her birthday they actually had a special menu printed with the occasion on it that we could take home. Thats service above and beyond!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Prix Fixe meals
    eagl3sVIP
    Dined on 7/27/2014
    Only on Sunday evenings: order a 3-course prix fixe meal for just $20...get a great bottle of wine for just $15.00!...can't go wrong with this...
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Try it... You'll Love It!
    LoveIt
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    A friend recommend Mason Street Grill. Now I owe him for introducing me to this great experience. The food was wonderful and the service even better!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Date night!
    dinnerfortwoTC
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    We traveled from the Twin Cities for a quick getaway and had a late dinner. Everything was great! This was our second time there and the food tasted just as spectacular as it did the first time! We will definitely visit again when we're back in town! Yum!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Service and food are excellent.
    LagunaDave
    Dined on 7/17/2014
    Mason Street Grill continue to provide excellent service and food. Great place!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/16/2014
    Everyone specifically made a point to wish us a happy anniversary and brought us complimentary champagne and dessert, which really made us feel special. Our Server was excellent and knew the menu well.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Surprising find
    baseball4tourist
    Dined on 7/9/2014
    In the heart of Milwaukee, it was unexpected. The menu was interesting with a great variety of food for all of us, especially the fish eaters. Waiter was nice and knowledgeable.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Favorite place for prix fixe meal
    eagl3sVIP
    Dined on 7/6/2014
    sunday eve is the place when hungry and want to eat on the 'cheap'....3 course meal for just $20 with a bottle of decent wine for just $15! Can't be beat!!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Disappointed
    Oops
    Dined on 7/4/2014
    We'd heard good things. Service was slow, dirty plates not picked up until we asked. Lobster Mac n cheese Luke warm n chewed. Steak was very good but not enough to over come rest of our experience
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic