Milwaukee's 4 best spots to indulge on traditional American fare

Looking for a sublime traditional American meal near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best high-end traditional American restaurants around Milwaukee, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fulfill your urges.

1. The Packing House

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Topping the list is The Packing House. Located at 900 E. Layton Ave. in Town of Lake, the steakhouse and traditional American spot is the highest rated high-end traditional American restaurant in Milwaukee, boasting four stars out of 223 reviews on Yelp.

2. Carson's Ribs

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Next up is Kilbourn Town's Carson's Ribs, situated at 301 W. Juneau Ave. With four stars out of 189 reviews on Yelp, the steakhouse and traditional American spot, serving barbecue and more, has proven to be a local favorite for those looking to indulge.

3. Smyth

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Walker's Point's Smyth, located at 500 W. Florida St., Suite 102, Iron Horse Hotel, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the fancy traditional American and breakfast and brunch spot four stars out of 147 reviews.

4. Rare Steakhouse

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Rare Steakhouse, a steakhouse and traditional American spot that offers seafood and more in Juneau Town, is another pricey go-to, with four stars out of 91 Yelp reviews. Head over to 833 E. Michigan St. to see for yourself.


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