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Jackson's Blue Ribbon Pub At The Brewhouse Inn & Suites

4.5
148 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
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Jackson's Blue Ribbon Pub At The Brewhouse Inn & Suites is located in the historic Brewery District. This new pub is located in the former Pabst Brewing Company's Mill House building. 35 foot high tin ceilings, exposed cream city brick and many other historic architectural details makes this one of the most unique and prettiest bars in all of metro Milwaukee - but Jackson's Blue Ribbon Pub relies on exceptional customer service, food and drinks to get you coming back. Service and value is at the core of what we do! Whether you are here for our gourmet pub food, a local brew or a classic cocktail we treat you like the VIP you are - our customer!
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
American
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Hours of operation

Sunday Brunch: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Lunch & Dinner: Daily: 11:00am - Close
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Phone number
(414) 276-7271
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
James Roca
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Private party facilities
Jackson's does closed door events and private dining in conjunction with the Brewhouse Inn & Suites Hotel. Please call for details.
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Private party contact
Mark Zierath: (414) 276-7271
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Catering
All catering by quote. Call and ask for our Director of Special Events & Catering
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Juneau Avenue
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Parking details
Valet, parking garage or street
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Entertainment
We feature local acoustic musicians on weekends. Check our web-site for schedule and details.
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wine
What 148 People Are Saying
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4.5based on recent ratings
4.3
food
4.4
service
4.4
ambience
4.4
value
Noise · Moderate
94% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined on April 29, 2018

Tons of beer choices, awesome food great atmosphere

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5.0Dined on April 29, 2018

So fun. Surprise!! BONUS: They had a shuttle to the BMO! Waitress was so sweet and helpful—food was delicious— extra bonus - Sunday happy hour all day long—
we will be back

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4.0Dined on April 19, 2018

General noise level plus music particularly affect good conversation for older folks like me. However, it will not affect returning for another round. It was a fun place and great for being near the basketball scene, plus a drive to see the brewers.

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3.0Dined on April 2, 2018

Veggie burger was average. Sting onions that were served with it were cold upon delivery. Potato chips were good, as was wrap a friend ordered. Over all just so-so on food, but service and atmosphere were good.







































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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

We keep coming back. Great food, fun place, nice servers, lots of tvs to watch a game.

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5.0Dined on March 27, 2018

Food is very good. Service is excellent. Highly recommend.

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4.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Good size menu to choose from. Two appetizers were very good - fries with cheese curds and gravy, and buffalo chicken won tons. Had a party of 4 and it was the first time there for all of us.
Everyone was happy with their dinners.

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4.0Dined on March 11, 2018

I had dinner after a downtown event and everything went well and the ambiance was great. Enjoyed the Andeker beer as well as I haven't drank this beer in over 25 years.

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3.0Dined on March 10, 2018

We were excited to try Jackson's as it was recommended by a co-worker. Was looking for a good fish fry ~ apparently that is not Jackson's specialty. My broiled cod tasted like absolutely nothing and the french fries were soggy. We were put in a back room that after awhile it seemed like they turned the heat off since it got extremely cold. May try Jackson's again in the summer for the outdoor patio - but will not be ordering fish again!

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4.0Dined on March 4, 2018

A nice place to meet up with your college-aged son or daughter when visiting them!

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5.0Dined on March 4, 2018

All four of us enjoyed our meal. Each dish was unique.
The cheese curds are the best we've ever had.

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5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

We had a great Sunday Brunch and the Bloody Mary bar was a real plus.

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5.0Dined on February 16, 2018

Excellent food at a very reasonable price. We will definitely go back.

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5.0Dined on January 27, 2018

Loved it! Can’t wait to return.

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3.0Dined on December 30, 2017

It literally always something. Dry croissants this time. Poor service again. Truthfully, we go there because of the free shuttle to the MU b-ball games. It’s getting old.

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3.0Dined on December 29, 2017

We went to go see the Trans Siberian orchestra and had dinner here beforehand. I had the Friday night perch and it was very very small and undercooked. I almost feel as if since they knew they were gonna be busy all night, they were just trying to shuffle people through. Our appetizer and food came out 2 minutes apart. My boyfriend got the turkey sandwich, which turned out to be delicious. So good was decent overall. They also had a free shuttle to the Bradley center for the event, which was awesome!

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4.0Dined on December 29, 2017

Nice atmosphere for a casual, group lunch for a special occasion. A little noisy but a comfortable environment. Something on menu for everyone.

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5.0Dined on December 19, 2017

Made a reservation and was a few minutes late. The place was packed but our table was waiting for us. Quick service and fantastic food. Friendly staff. Free shuttle to the Bradley Center.

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5.0Dined on December 19, 2017

I made a reservation to ensure a table and just showed the confirmation to the hostess before being seated. Food was good and so were the drinks. Many options to choose from. We had the garbage fries, cheese curds, jalapeno poppers, and chicken tenders, plus many a drink.

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4.0Dined on December 5, 2017

Consistent quality and service. Such a great variety of dinner and and craft beer/cocktail choices.

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5.0Dined on December 2, 2017

I am sooooo impressed with the service we received on a very busy night. Thanks so much for making our night!

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4.0Dined on December 1, 2017

Better experience this visit. Special occasion with family visiting from out of state. Nice location in historic Pabst Brewery neighborhood.

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4.0Dined on November 15, 2017

I had the burger with spicy chips. Very good. Husband had the vege burger but didn't like it so much. The Andecker beer was good though!

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4.0Dined on November 14, 2017

Great place to go before the Marquette games. I went twice in one week and used the shuttle to the game due to the cold weather. We've never been disappointed with the food!

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4.0Dined on November 11, 2017

Great food and fun atmosphere, especially before the Admirals and Bucks game Saturday.
Service was slow and sometimes non-attentive from our server Brian, but that aside we had a great time.
They could have had their shuttle include the Admirals game attendees. Admirals game was at 6:00 pm and the Bucks at 7:30 pm. Seems they only cater to the Bucks games for the shuttle, so keep that in mind. I know we will, as we were a party of 5 going to the Admirals game and decided to take a cab as one of our folks has a torn hamstring and could not walk it.

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5.0Dined on October 19, 2017

Great business lunch around the noon hour. Service was excellent as was the service. Noise level was really good for a discussion although having been there on a Saturday night for dinner prior to an Admirals game along with the Bucks game...noise level was VERY high!!

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3.0Dined on September 1, 2017

I ordered baked cod which was rubbery - I told the waitress I was gluten free and she brought me a salad with croutons on it, my fish came with bread. They came up as a gluten friendly restaurant when googled....we all felt they were rushing us out - not my favorite place.

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1.0Dined on August 18, 2017

Not impressed with the food, I got the beer battered shrimp and the breading was not cooked all the way through, my husband got the perch and there were like 5 tiny pieces on the plate

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5.0Dined on August 5, 2017

We ate on the patio and it was delightful! Great drinks--esp. loved the Jackson's 75. Joe Hite provided excellent musical entertainment. We had a super fun evening!

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5.0Dined on July 15, 2017

Chicken and waffle sandwich was unreal. Bloody marys come with a beer chaser. Genius.

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4.0Dined on July 6, 2017

My friends and I were visiting Milwaukee for a weekend, touring various breweries. With this restaurant being the ground floor of the former Pabst Brewery, we HAD to check it out. It is a neat historical building. The menu is upscale bar food, and our food was very good (especially the cheese curds). I plan to go there again!

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2.0Dined on July 3, 2017

We wanted to try this place so we went with friends for my wife's birthday celebration. I made reservations for 7 and they jammed us into a table for 6 with many larger tables open. Server said those were reserved but NO one sat there the 1.5 hrs that we were there. Server was more concerned with waiting on the patio than inside. Service was very poor had to get own drinks and refills, food was cold and fair at best server never even brought utensils to the table I had to go to the bar a scrounge then up. Just overall disappointing. What a shame. Very cool location, to bad.

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2.0Dined on June 23, 2017

Ok place, good food, poor service, nice outdoor seating and a bit over priced.

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5.0Dined on June 22, 2017

Great selection of beers I have sadness fear friendly and good food

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3.0Dined on June 3, 2017

Pretty much a sports & beer bar. The food was excellent for the price. Salmon BLT was nicely prepared and their hand-cut fries are awesome.

It's a very noisy place and conversation was a bit difficult. Service was average as was the ambiance.

If you're into loud sports bars with televisions everywhere, you'll find good food for a good value. Beer and wine were particularly great values.

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3.0Dined on June 3, 2017

Of the 6 of us only 1 found there really good. The pear flat bread had little taste. I would go back for drinks but not food.

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1.0Dined on May 21, 2017

The soup nd salmon was good.
Cheese sticks turkey wrap embarrassing.
Will never be back, so disappointed esp party of 8 .

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4.0Dined on May 21, 2017

Graduation quick bite and had no reservation. We were able to get in with OpenTable which was great and super convenient. BUT....Waiter forgot one entree out of 5 and it was for the graduate!! She had to wait 15 minutes while we all ate as we had to get someone in our party to the airport.

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3.0Dined on May 14, 2017

Usually love Jacksons but it fell short of our expectations for Mother's Day brunch (even though not busy). Slow service and buffet had empty pans for long periods of time. Love the building and the beer but the food just wasn't great this time.

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5.0Dined on April 22, 2017

Amazing service! Great menu! We will definitely be back!

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