What to know about Milwaukee Downtown Dining Week 2022, from how the event works to which restaurants are participating

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More than 25 Milwaukee restaurants will be participating in the 17th annual Downtown Dining Week, which is set to return in September 2022.
More than 25 Milwaukee restaurants will be participating in the 17th annual Downtown Dining Week, which is set to return in September 2022.

More than 25 Milwaukee restaurants will be participating in the 17th annual Downtown Dining Week, which is set to return in September.

“From steak and seafood to BBQ and global cuisine, there’s something for every palate on this year’s list of Downtown Dining Week participants,” Beth Weirick, CEO of Milwaukee Downtown, Business Improvement District No. 21, said in a news release. “Come fall, we look forward to showcasing downtown Milwaukee’s unparalleled dining scene to new and returning guests.”

The event is organized by BID No. 21.

Here's what to know about Downtown Dining Week, from how the event works to which eateries are participating in 2022.

When is Downtown Dining Week?

Sept. 8 to 15.

How does Downtown Dining Week work?

Participating restaurants, steakhouses, bistros and ethnic eateries will offer multi-course menus at $15 or $25 for lunch and $35 or $45 for dinner, a news release said.

This year's participating restaurants

  • ARIA

  • Benihana

  • Blue Bat Kitchen & Tequilaria

  • Brunch

  • Café at the Pfister

  • The Capital Grille

  • Carson’s Prime Steaks & Famous Barbecue

  • DOC’s Commerce Smokehouse

  • East Town Kitchen & Bar

  • Flourchild Pizza

  • The Knick

  • Lowcountry Milwaukee

  • Mader’s Restaurant

  • Mason Street Grill

  • Oak Barrel Public House

  • Onesto

  • Rodizio Grill

  • Smoke Shack

  • The Social American Tavern

  • SportClub

  • Stella Van Buren

  • Third Coast Provisions

  • Third Street Tavern

  • Turning Tables Tavern & Eatery

  • Uncle Buck’s

  • Vagabond

  • Ward’s House of Prime

  • Who’s on Third

Participating restaurants' menus

In mid-August, participating restaurants' menus will be shared at milwaukeedowntown.com/bid-events/downtown-dining-week, according to a news release.

Should I make reservations?

Reservations are "strongly encouraged" where they're accepted, a news release said.

Discounted parking

Select structures and lots operated by Interstate Parking will offer discounted parking to Downtown Dining Week patrons with a coupon code, a news release said.

Participating lots and instructions for redeeming the discount will be posted at milwaukeedowntown.com/bid-events/downtown-dining-week

A chance to win dining gift certificates

Downtown Dining Week participants can complete a Downtown Dining Week survey following their dining experience at milwaukeedowntown.com/bid-events/downtown-dining-week by Sept. 19, according to a news release.

Four randomly drawn winners will be awarded $350 in dining gift certificates, a news release said.

For more info

For more information or updates on Downtown Dining Week, visit milwaukeedowntown.com/bid-events/downtown-dining-week

Contact Hannah Kirby at hannah.kirby@jrn.com. Follow her on Twitter at @HannahHopeKirby.

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This article originally appeared on Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Milwaukee Downtown Dining Week 2022: Dates, participating restaurants