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718 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4404 (Wisconsin)
+1 414-223-2200
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Mon - Wed 17:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If you want to try a steak like you never had, you must eat here. The steak just melts in your mouth. Appetizer are excellent and creme brulee is an awesome dessert.

Thank Meri P
Dayton, Ohio
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We were here for business and absolutely loved everything about this place! First off - the atmosphere is perfect! It is not stuffy at all like some high-end restaurants can be...very trendy and very cool. Secondly - the food and service were out of this world. One of the most flavorful filets I've had. Everyone in our party raved about... More 

Thank drewbucks11
SURG_RestaurantGroup, Guest Relations Manager at Carnevor, responded to this review

Thank you for the awesome feedback! We are so glad to hear you had a great time with us. Hope to see you in again next time you're in town! More 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The good and not so good. First off, my husband wanted to try Carnevor for this birthday as he just wanted a wonderful steak dinner. Let's start with the service: Excellent service all the way around, from the greeters to our waiter to the serving staff. Only compliments to them. The restaurant in its new location: Mercy, for a high-end... More 

3 Thank eseaberg
SURG_RestaurantGroup, Guest Relations Manager at Carnevor, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear that your experience was less than ideal. Our management team would like to discuss this matter with you in more detail. We are always looking for feedback to help us improve as a restaurant. If interested in resolving this situation, please reach out to our manager, Hugo, at hugo@carnevor.com. Thank you for dining with... More 

Saint Charles, Illinois
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43 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with a client. Great wine selection good beer selection. Sides were very rich and heavy. Filet was the best cut of meat I've had in years - prepared medium rare. Spot on and was a great experience. I will be back.

Thank Brutus1968
Rockford, Illinois
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This is a superior restaurant. We pleased with the steaks, sides, and general presentation. Our server met our every expectation. The only drawback for this restaurant is the noise. A great disappointment for this class of restaurant.

Thank Sue H
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Excellent staff! The food was delicious and the decoration is something else. Definitely worth a visit.

1 Thank Laura R
Madison, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful service! The filet will melt in your mouth. The grilled octopus was fantastic. The wedge salad they will bring out to you chopped, if you wish, and was perfect. A great place for all!

1 Thank skiteri
Greenfield, Wisconsin
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

We had supper at Carnevor on Sunday evening, 11/12/2016. We ordered the Petite Fillet with the wine sauce and it was excellent. The meat was tender and done exactly to our request. We had an excellent server who pleasantly informed us of the specials for the evening and was very prompt with our order and checked back with us to... More 

1 Thank Ken A
Chicago, Illinois
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Being from Chicago we know a good quality Steakhouse. The staff was excellent. Both knowledgeable and fun and timely with courses. Wine selection was great as well. Salads were fresh and tasty as were the brussel sprouts. We both had the Filet's which were cooked to perfection at medium rare. I had the Au poivre sauce which was very good.... More 

1 Thank Diego2STL
Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We chose Carnevor as our 35th wedding anniversary choice this year and we were completely happy with our choice. I read a couple of the recent reviews and could hardly believe that we were in the same place. We did dine there on a Wednesday evening and it was rather quiet, but a decent amount of patrons. Service at the... More 

1 Thank Laurie7Wisconsin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
American, Steakhouse
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 718 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4404
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 414-223-2200
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 Kobe, imported from Japan to guarantee the most succulent and tender waygu. And with a wine list featuring more than 400 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.
Please call restaurant to arrange large party reservations.

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