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Comet Cafe

££ - £££American, , Cafe
1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
+1 414-273-7677
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (39 reviews)
“meatloaf” (56 reviews)
“cupcakes” (35 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Diner, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went there with a friend after seeing this place on food network. My friend was all geared up for the meatloaf sandwich. Well they don’t serve that until 3 and it was about 2 when we got there. My friend asked if there was any...More

Thank Greg G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the Comet Cafe for brunch and received the Rocket Platter which was perfect for the time of day. My wife got the Benedictator and she loved it. Our server Kelly T was friendly and would come again!

Thank AviatorMat
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

I have been here before and like this spot quite a bit. The food is good. It just seems as though they are trying so hard to live up to their hipper-than-thou reputation that it can get in the way. Service very slow but the...More

1  Thank RickMarshall
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Not my favorite breakfast ever but it was good and the menu was interesting. Eggs benedict are a solid choice and the hollandaise sauce is above average. It's a very friendly place. Struck me as very artsy but in a welcoming way, not a snobby...More

1  Thank Diedre C
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Easy brunch option for a couple or two. Quick Service but incredible food. Biscuits and gravy are all time favorite. Pie and cupcakes are perfect for a sweet tooth. Service is fun and engaging!

1  Thank josepheiselt
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Brought some friends here who were in town visiting. They used to live in Milwaukee & had never been here. Both were pleasantly surprised as well as enjoyed the meal immensely. We had the Benidictator, Chicken & Waffles & Chiliquilies for brunch. Everything was delicious,...More

1  Thank KatKeegan
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Everyone at our table loved their sandwiches. Excellent artichoke melt: nice mixture of artichokes, onion, spinach and provolone, and good bread. Pulled pork sammie was very good, though cole slaw had center core in it so was bitter. Other companions loved their meals and the...More

1  Thank atb1011
Reviewed 31 March 2018

I got the Johnii Cakes...it's two cornbread pancakes with collard greens and fried eggs and a delicious red pepper sauce....and, the option for maple syrup on the side which I thought was kind of odd but them in between eggs bites the syrup with the...More

Thank Jen A
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here three times for lunch. The food and service was excellent both times, and the prices reasonable. The atmosphere is fun, young, urban, and casual. I love that they have lots to choose from for each the meat eaters, vegetarians, and vegans in...More

Thank Jennifer Ann D
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Love bringing newbies here. Bohemian. Great food. Fun. Awesome b’fast spot. Great place for a b’fast beer. Meatloaf omelet, as always, was excellent.

Thank bushmckay
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24 April 2017|
Response from Mary Beth A | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Went there for lunch on a week day.
24 April 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it is awesome Parking is a challenge Enjoy!
16 April 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
No...was not overly crowded but parking was tough due to residential area....enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:30
09:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1947 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1409
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 414-273-7677
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