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Bay View

Ranked 1st best neighborhood in Milwaukee

"If you don't like Bay View, you probably don't like life."

- mister42
One of my favorite neighborhoods in town. Something for everyone. Most of my friends with kids live here, but it's good if you're a student, professional, or retiree. Lots of excellent restaurants,...
42.9937176427428 -87.8976743915191
Ranked 2nd best neighborhood in Milwaukee

"A Great Place "

- amusing81
Pitchs IS a great restaurant to go to. The neighbhorhood itself is filled with cute little houses that would be great for any starting couple (cheap, yet still nice). When I visited, there was a lot o...
43.0530941571543 -87.8978499862224
Ranked 3rd best neighborhood in Milwaukee

"Old world charm"

- carter6338
Old World Third Street is one of the places I send visitors who come to stay with us from out of state. The cobblestone sections are charming. The access to the riverwalk really allows for us to sho...
43.0405604848921 -87.9204060904002

Unranked Neighborhoods

"My Dorm Street"

- carter6338
I lived on N 11th St at W Wisconsin Ave for one year while attending Marquette University. It was a bit loud with the windows open because I basically lived in the middle of the Marquette interchange...
43.0854116379177 -87.9290662780709

"Nice little park area over here "

- argenttowers
I like this street because, for some reason, it reminds me of the streets in Queens, NY, where my grandparents live. I have no idea why, it just does. It's a suburban area, or relatively suburban comp...
43.056391492449 -87.9094687873686

"Take Me Out To the Ballgame!"

- sla7272
OK so the Brewers aren't the best Major League Baseball team but Miller Park is a must see! Miller Park with is retractable roof is a architectural must see. The baseball park is very clean and we...
43.0125763238322 -87.9580651115208

Canyon Park


"Busy, main connector"

- southrntrnsplnt
Bluemound (or Hwy 18) is the main route from Waukesha, WI to Wauwatosa, WI and on into Milwaukee. This road is very heavily traveled, but when the Interstate is backed up, it will get you where you ne...
43.0323304055678 -88.0257519337568



"Met my husband on Kilbourn Ave"

- carter6338
Kilbourn Avenue is the hub of much of Marquette University's off-campus student housing. I lived just off Kilbourn for 3 years. I even met my husband at a party along Kilbourn Ave. The housing for...
43.040682294789 -87.9522660585016

Downer Woods


"Nice College campus"

- smh1182
On this road you can find the home of the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. This college campus was very nice. There are lots of classroom buildings and housing. The campus was very clean. The road...
43.0778402832111 -87.8801885673899

"A Combination of Beautiful Scenery & busy city"

- amusing81
East Capitol Drive has some wonderful, quaint little houses on it, and as you go west in the city, it borders the Esta ( a beautiful park). There's a shop called Lena's that I highly recommend going...
43.0892213106599 -87.9039165598489



"2600 Block on Hubbard St"

- WaterLilly57
2600 block of Hubbard St is occupied by mostly home owners and some families have owned these property for over 50 years. We are a very friendly neighborhood, I personally have grown up on this bloc...
43.0712797230585 -87.9130330683347

"Lots of fun to visit!"

- smh1182
This was my favorite street in all of Milwaukee, Wisconson! You can find a bunch of different festivles and the famous Discovery world. We took my younger cousins to all the different places along thi...
43.0319955297084 -87.9021283060165

Juneau Town


"Heart of downtown Milwaukee"

- carter6338
I recently stayed at the Pfister Hotel on E Wisconsin Avenue in downtown Milwaukee. We were able to walk a couple of blocks to a GREAT restaurant called Sabor. It seemed that there were many many res...
43.0420580662294 -87.9061328382086

King Park


"Not the greatest street to work on"

- carter6338
I worked on Highland Ave at N 35th St while employed at Miller Brewing Company. I lived east of there about 20 blocks. There was excellent access to the city bus system. I got picked up 2 blocks fr...
43.0485428735873 -87.9322934129816

"The Art Museum"

- cocobarahorse
This is the art museum's own street. It is quite lovely to drive on because when you're not staring at the big white museum, you can see the lake. There is also a remarkable amount of green surroundin...
43.0444925533379 -87.8917798208286



"W Wells runs by campus"

- carter6338
I frequently walked W Wells St anywhere from N 18th St all the way downtown Milwaukee while a student at Marquette University. There are typical college bars, fast food joints, college apartments, do...
43.038640492721 -87.9289175379304

"College street, USA"

- carter6338
North 15th street at W Wells Street is very familiar to me. My husband lived there while we were dating and attending Marquette University. The street was a bit narrow and hard to navigate because t...
43.0312385705292 -87.9388680114324



"Some fond memories of this street"

- argenttowers
I visited a friend attending college here and his house (I think his parents might have owned it, I can't remember) was on this street. In any case, it was a really nice neighborhood. It was the summe...
43.0523303660699 -87.9446658436011

"Its Miller Time!"

- smh1182
This is a small road but it is here where you can find Milwaukee Brewery, makers of Miller light. There are lots of buildings and tours you can take. This road is short but a great place to visit if y...
43.0418774072764 -87.9658764645747

"Traffic, traffic and more traffic"

- southrntrnsplnt
There has not been one time that I have had the pleasure of driving down I-94 between the I-43 cutoff and Madison when there hasn't been horrible traffic. Between construction, baseball games, State F...
42.9576164344948 -87.9247248845322
43.0396819918239 -87.9631060001048 5

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