Craving New American food? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top New American spots around Milwaukee, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to meet your needs.
1. Odd Duck
Topping the list is Odd Duck. Located at 2352 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., the New American and vegetarian spot, which offers tapas and more, is the highest rated restaurant of its kind in Milwaukee, boasting 4.5 stars out of 699 reviews on Yelp.
2. Oscar's Pub & Grill
Next up is Mitchell Park's Oscar's Pub & Grill, situated at 1712 W. Pierce St. With 4.5 stars out of 646 reviews on Yelp, the pub and New American spot, serving burgers and more, has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Swingin' Door Exchange
Juneau Town's Swingin' Door Exchange, located at 219 E. Michigan St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the bar and New American spot 4.5 stars out of 600 reviews.
4. Story Hill BKC
Story Hill BKC, a wine bar and New American spot that offers beer, wine, spirits and more in Story Hill, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 483 Yelp reviews. Head over to 5100 W. Bluemound Road to see for yourself.
5. Sanford Restaurant
Last but not least, there's Sanford Restaurant, a Lower East Side favorite with 4.5 stars out of 186 reviews. Stop by 1547 N. Jackson St. to hit up the New American spot next time the urge strikes.