Fireside Dining and Drinking

Dine next to a fireplace at a cozy restaurant, or warm up at a fireside bar: Top Milwaukee winter hot spots.

Updated: October 01, 2003

Top Fireplaces

County Clare Irish Inn & Pub

1234 N Astor St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Enjoy a Guinness around the "snug"--a wooden alcove surrounding the fireplace--at this rollicking Irish pub.

Pleasant Valley Inn

9801 W Dakota St, Milwaukee, WI 53227

The glowing fireplace evokes a rustic feel at this log cabin-style neighborhood restaurant.

Bartolotta's Lake Park Bistro

3133 E Newberry Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211

Be sure to call ahead for reservations, but even that won't guarantee a seat by the fireplace at this lakeside French spot.

Elm Grove Inn

13275 Watertown Plank Rd, Elm Grove, WI 53122

A warm fireplace only adds to the level of coziness at this bistro on historic Watertown Plank Road.