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Alterra - CLOSED

777 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5300
+1 414-225-8970
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 May 2015
“Coffee, conversation and a view”
28 Feb 2015
“Great place by a Great Lake”
Restaurant Hours Closed
777 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5300
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Reviewed 21 May 2015

This "coffee stop" has food, great coffee, a view of the lake and plenty of indoor seating during the colder months. There's even musical entertainment during the summer on certain nights!

Thank Betty W
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Fun place to people watch that serves tasty coffee and food. An easy walk to many other Milwaukee favorites.

Reviewed 12 January 2015

Now known as Colectivo Coffee, it's still Alterra to me. The coffee is the best anywhere, and the food is good, too. The menu items are limited (sandwiches, salads, muffins, yogurt, brownies, etc.) But what they have is good. The building is a conversation piece...More

Thank Katherine D
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Great location near the water and a great biking or walking destination not far from the beach. Great coffees and baked goods

Thank skibeach19
Reviewed 16 April 2014

I am an Alterra Coffee (now Collectivo Coffee) fanatic! This is the best coffee in the world, not that I have had every coffee in the world, but the coffee I've had it is the best! I've had coffee in Mexico, Bahamas, NY, D.C., California,...More

Thank AfrikanQueen
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Alterra is now called Collectivo so you will not see Alterra signs in the city. It is my favorite coffee and I love the salmon sandwiches. Started in Milwaukee and has many coffee shops here and now in Madison, too. Bakery,l ready made wraps, salads...More

Thank motek914
Reviewed 26 November 2013

collective beats Starbucks any day. Fresh pastries and made to order sandwiches everyday. I love the bullfrog, peppermint mocha coffee. Smoothies are awesome. Great family friendly atmosphere or just reading or working on your laptop or tablet. Love it!!!

Thank Yvonne M
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  • Address: 777 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5300
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-225-8970
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