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Carnevor

4.8
1755 reviews
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$50 and over
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Steak
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Milwaukee's premier steakhouse, Carnevor is one of Wisconsin’s most acclaimed fine dining destinations. A restaurant consistently topping year-end “Best Of” lists, Carnevor has been lauded for its variety of culinary tastes – from our luscious barrel-cut beef to mouthwatering New York Strips and bone-in fillets. 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. And with a wine list featuring more than 750 selections, you’ll always find the perfect bottle to uncork with your meal. But it’s not merely the “meal” you’ll enjoy at Carnevor. It’s the entire experience: service, music, menu, and more. To top it all, herbivores are always welcome.
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Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Steak, Seafood, Steakhouse
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Hours of operation
Dinner: Monday - Wednesday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Thursday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
Sundays 4pm-9pm
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Phone number
(414) 223-2200
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Mario Giuliani
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Wisconsin
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Parking details
Due to the Milwaukee Streetcar construction, the valet stand is currently located on the intersection just south of us on N. Milwaukee Street and E. Wisconsin Avenue.
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

As one of Wisconsin’s most acclaimed fine dining destinations, Carnevor creates a premier dining experience featuring exquisite steaks and an extensive wine list with more than 750 selections. Carnevor has private and semi-private dining options for cocktail hours or formal dinners for up to 30 guests.

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What 1755 People Are Saying
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4.8based on recent ratings
4.8
food
4.7
service
4.6
ambience
4.2
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Noise · Moderate
96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 3 days ago

The whole meal, as always, was exceptional! Carnevor never disappoints!

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Great meat!!!! Super service! Love the incredible desserts. Old school. It is a little loud but no biggie

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Our go to place for date night!

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4.0Dined 4 days ago

Appetizers and entrees were amazing!! Probably the worse service I have gotten there, though.

Never offered to get us another drink, unless we asked. Never asked what sauce we wanted for our steaks and just brought out what he thought was good. When I was always asked, prior visits.

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4.0Dined 4 days ago

Good dinner, little pricy for two but had a good time, enjoyed the octopus, the spanish wine and the mushrrooms were very good. Steak asked for medium and got it medium well but ok.

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

Amazing food. Atmosphere is nice, but it can get a bit loud when the restaurant is full. Either way, excellent dinner.

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5.0Dined 7 days ago

Extraordinary, as always!

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5.0Dined on April 17, 2018

Excellent beef. Always good. Large portions.

Gina, Fred and GM-Brad are all wonderful hosts!

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Carnevor is a great steak place. It started with a very nice loaf of warm house made bread. Then a nice salad. The 45 day dry aged new york strip had excellent flavor, just a little more fat could have been trimmed from the outside. Carmelized brussel sprouts were great. My companion had the wet aged strip special which was also very good. Of note, most steak places slightly undercook for rare, medium, etc. Carnevor exactly as ordered. The decor is very interesting too

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Carnevor was once again just fabulous! My favorite steakhouse in the city. Our waiter Will was amazing as always and Brad took good care of us as well.

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Always a great choice for a special occasion! Excellent food, a terrific staff, and an overall awesome experience!

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Best steak I every had hands down.. i thought WARDS was the best until I ate at carnevor.. will be seeing me again

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

We had a great meal and our server was fantastic. Only complaint would be the noise level. A bit tough to have a nice conversation with your partner. Other than that everything was top shelf!

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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

My son wanted to go to Carnevor for his 17th bday. Our experience was wonderful! Our server was so nice and accommodating, as well as pleasant with a great personality. Our drinks were delicious and our food was just as delicious! We can't wait to go back!

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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

The food is outstanding. The steaks are the best and the side dishes are extraordinary. Service is friendly and excellent. Expensive but great value.

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

A great meal as always. The service is fantastic and the steaks are cooked perfectly. Excellent wine section. Highly recommend!

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5.0Dined on April 4, 2018

Very good steak, my favorite in Milwaukee. The Brussels sprout side was just ok.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

It was our daughter’s birthday dinner. Will took great care of us and we had another fabulous dinner. We love celebrating all our special occasions at Carnivore! Than you, Will for the best night ever!!!

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4.0Dined on March 31, 2018

The new setting is a significantly more snug that the former location but the space overall looks like it sits quite a few more people. While the overall experience was top notch the seating arrangements we are bit claustrophobic particularly with the all the dark wood.

I would say good for groups and special occasions, less so for a romantic dinner out.

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4.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Had a 6PM reservation and was seated right on time. Will was our waiter and informed us of all the specials and gave us a great explanation of everything on the menu. My wife and son started with salad and I had the lobster bisque. Excellent soup with chunks of lobster. My wife had a filet with scallops, my son had the domestic Wagu beef, and I had the 20oz. wet aged N.Y. strip. All the steaks were prepared exactly how we ordered them and were tender and flavor full. We were celebrating our Son's 20th birthday and Will was kind enough to add homemade donuts for dessert, nice touch.

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4.0Dined on March 31, 2018

First and foremost, the steak ranks up there with the best I have had. The wine list is extensive with a good price spread and excellent selection. Staff was very knowledgeable and prompt.

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3.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Our server was great but the noise level was extremely high by other patrons near us. Our meal was average for the price. We would not return.

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5.0Dined on March 25, 2018

One of my favorites. Always great food and service!!

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5.0Dined on March 23, 2018

Great location, great decor and delicious food. The steaks were great, and cooked to true rating. The sides are delicious and inventive. Put it on your list.

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5.0Dined on March 22, 2018

Every thing about this restaurant is amazing. Food is extremely delicious, service is great. We loved our time here.

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5.0Dined on March 19, 2018

Food was fantastic and great service. Server was attentive and patient. My bone in filet was cooked perfectly as ordered and extremely flavorful.

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4.0Dined on March 18, 2018

Food was decent, but for the prices there is alot better in the area.

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3.0Dined on March 17, 2018

We went for anniversary and arrived before our reservation and got seated before our reservation and it took us 1 hour to get our appetizers and another hour to get our entrée. Was disappointed in how slow it was, but the food was excellend.

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5.0Dined on March 16, 2018

One if the best steaks and salmon I've ever tasted

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5.0Dined on March 14, 2018

Excellent experience all around. Will definitely be back

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4.0Dined on March 12, 2018

Excellent service, food was very very good little on the pricey side but over all worth it. We will be returning! Loved our waitress she was awesome

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Wonderful steaks. Friendly and highly attentive service!

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

They went the extra mile to make my boyfriend’s birthday very special

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Great food and excellent service. Second time here and will be back for a third.

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Awesome experience as usual!!! Stan is amazing. Always provides A+++++ service!!

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5.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Great portion sizes and the food was delicious! I will definitely go back!

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5.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Literally the best steak I have had in years! Each dish was prepared perfectly! My hat's off to the head chef and the entire kitchen staff. The entire staff went out of their way to make for a wonderful dining experience.

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5.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Outstanding food, service, and environment....highly recommend!

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4.0Dined on March 10, 2018

My expectations based on other reviews are read were high. However I was somewhat disappointed with the food. The bacon appetizer we we're told takes the longest and it was very overdone when it arrived. My husband's lobster bisque had an extremely fishy flavor and was gritty with some type of spice. His steak was done great however my veal chop was over cooked. The dessert was the best part of the meal. The service was excellent and the atmosphere was romantic and sexy. I just wish the food was better given the amount of money you pay.

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5.0Dined on March 6, 2018

Great experience yet again. Our server Fred was professional, knowledgeable, and not over-bearing. Wine, cocktails and food were outstanding as well

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