Connoisseur Culture, Roaster, Anodyne Coffee

Drawing a lot of cool from the fact that it was literally a neighborhood of burned out buildings 15 years ago, Fifth Ward can boast another foodie destination right off of Bruce and Second Street. That’s right. Across the street from Clock Shadow Creamery and Purple Door Ice Cream, and behind Milwaukee Brewing Company, sitsContinue reading “Connoisseur Culture, Roaster, Anodyne Coffee”

Big and Stout, Stone Creek Coffee Factory Store

If you heard a rumor that there was a giant coffee cup being hoisted atop a building you can confirm that just by heading east down I-794. The giant rooftop cup, a beacon to all wayward coffee drinkers, signifies you can now sip Stone Creek Coffee slowly at their shining new Factory Store on 5thContinue reading “Big and Stout, Stone Creek Coffee Factory Store”

Far South Coast, Chef Paz Restaurant

Just past 84th and National Avenue, we weave through some barricades placed in the middle of the road to ward off through traffic. We get one maneuver closer to having some Peruvian food from an obscure three month-old niche eatery called Chef Paz. A bunch of construction shouldn’t stop from you from going anywhere nowContinue reading “Far South Coast, Chef Paz Restaurant”

Field Food, Growing Power Deli and Market

Growing legend and proprietor of Growing Power Will Allen delayed the grand opening of the Growing Power Deli and Market to pay small token of respect to his neighbors in Oak Creek. Just another reflection of the thoughtfulness that lends soulful heartiness to Growing Power’s most recent effort to sew seeds where they are mostContinue reading “Field Food, Growing Power Deli and Market”

Life of a Dive, Lo Cash Live

It hangs out on a block best known for the grizzly working-class pub¬†Steny’s, smushed-up next to Fat Daddy’s. Making use of the sign design made famous by Southern used car lots, coin-sized dots spell “Lo Cash”, ¬†shimmering flecks of silvery sunlight off the side of the building. The interior decor although not brand-spanking new hasContinue reading “Life of a Dive, Lo Cash Live”