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Vagabond

1122 N Edison St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3135
+1 414-223-1122
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“street tacos” (11 reviews)
“spicy pork” (5 reviews)
“enchiladas” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
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Value
LOCATION
1122 N Edison St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3135
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Given we were in Milwaukee for only two days, it is testament to the excellence of the menu that we came back for successive lunches. The restaurant has a retro diner feel to it with unobtrusive screens showing sports action, for those who want. Good...More

Thank S G C
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Vagabond is an eclectic and kitschy spot near Brady street in Milwaukee. The tacos are awesome, atmosphere fun and wait staff attentive. Try the cholula cauliflower taco or the Argentinian steak taco. Drinks are excellent. Food quality far exceeds the price. Good value.

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We went on taco Tuesday and they don't skimp on the $2 specials. Our group of 6 probably ordered 10 different tacos and all were fabulous. Flavorful, not overly spicy, but great mixes of options. This is a must visit stop in Milwaukee. The Airstream...More

Thank clay m
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The airstream trailers provide a fun atmosphere. The tacos and margaritas were delicious. Enjoyed the outdoor dining.

Thank 392meghanm
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Went there on a Saturday mid-day. The place was empty- maybe 10 people eating and drinking and 10 or more employees standing around. We sat at the bar and the bartender made eye contact with us and then turned and went into the back room....More

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I love tacos, so I’ve been here a couple times for Taco Tuesday. The tacos are delicious. I always leave wanting to go to sleep. In a good way, of course. They also give you chips & salsa to start, which is always a plus...More

Thank Abby L
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Our first time there and very pleased....Extremely busy place, the inside has an Airstream that is turned into a bar; good drinks. The food (nice helpings) from chips & salsa, burritos, tacos, etc was delicious. Our server Arthur was fantastic :) Will definitely go there...More

Thank cinder143
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We were only here for 3 nights and chose to come back for a second time here. Great prices and drinks and staff are amazing. Food is delicious!

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Vagabond is most definitely one of my favorite restaurants in Milwaukee. It is very close to the Marcus Center, so it’s the perfect place to go before seeing a show. I have went there a few times before shows and it hasn’t ceased to amaze....More

Thank itschloereviews
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Food was ok. Rating is for service, and would go zero stars but trying to be nice. Ate there 5.11.18 and our server truly never talked to us, never stopped to ask if all was ok, was unfriendly and could have cared less about our...More

Thank tjomf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1122 N Edison St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3135
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-223-1122
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