New American - Best of 2014

Published Jan 9, 2015

These restaurants take old ideas and melt them into tasty new ones. Who does it best?

Winner
2014 Winner

1. Cafe Manna

Voters Love

"We had a great experience at Cafe Manna. We had the Belgian endive and hydroponic baby watercress salad tossed with..." via dawnhass

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3815 N Brookfield Rd Brookfield WI 53045
  • Cafe Manna, Great Meals, New American, Traditional American, 3815 N Brookfield Rd Brookfield WI 53045
    Nominee for: New American
    3815 N Brookfield Rd, Brookfield, WI
  • Odd Duck, Great Meals, New American, Tapas, 2352 S. Kinnickinnic Avenue Bay View Milwaukee WI 53207
    Nominee for: New American, Tapas
    2352 S. Kinnickinnic Avenue, Bay View Milwaukee, WI
  • Twisted Willow, Great Meals, New American, 308 N Franklin St Port Washington WI 53074
    Nominee for: New American
    308 N Franklin St, Port Washington, WI
  • Firefly Urban Bar & Grill, Great Meals, Nightlife, New American, Beer Selection, Trendy Bar, Romantic Restaurant, 7754 Harwood Ave. Wauwatosa WI 53213
    Nominee for: New American
    7754 Harwood Ave., Wauwatosa, WI
  • AP Bar & Kitchen, Great Meals, New American, Wine List, 814 South 2nd Street Walker's Point Milwaukee WI 53204
    Nominee for: New American, Wine List
    814 South 2nd Street, Walker's Point Milwaukee, WI
  • Crazy Water, Great Meals, New American, Romantic Restaurant, Traditional American, 839 S 2nd St Walker's Point Milwaukee WI 53204
    Nominee for: New American
    839 S 2nd St, Walker's Point Milwaukee, WI
  • Sanford Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 1547 N Jackson St Milwaukee WI 53202
    Nominee for: New American
    1547 N Jackson St, East Town Milwaukee, WI
  • Water Buffalo, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 249 N Water St Milwaukee WI 53202
    Nominee for: New American
    249 N Water St, Historic Third Ward Milwaukee, WI
  • North Star American Bistro, Great Meals, New American, 19115 W Capitol Dr, #100 Brookfield WI 53045
    Nominee for: New American
    19115 W Capitol Dr, #100, Brookfield, WI
  • Hamburger Mary's, Great Meals, New American, Traditional American, 2130 S Kinnickinnic Ave Bay View Milwaukee WI 53207
    2130 S Kinnickinnic Ave, Bay View Milwaukee, WI
  • Wolf Peach Restaurant, Great Meals, New American, 1818 North Hubbard Brewers Hill Milwaukee WI 53212
    Nominee for: New American
    1818 North Hubbard, Brewers Hill Milwaukee, WI
  • Champps Americana, Great Meals, New American, 1240 S Moorland Rd Brookfield WI 53005
    Nominee for: New American
    1240 S Moorland Rd, Brookfield, WI
  • Apple Holler, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 5006 S Sylvania Ave Sturtevant WI 53177
    Nominee for: New American
    5006 S Sylvania Ave, Sturtevant, WI
  • Harry's Bar and Grill, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 3499 N Oakland Ave Milwaukee WI 53211
    Nominee for: New American
    3499 N Oakland Ave, Milwaukee, WI
  • Location
    15. Braise
    Nominee for: New American
    1101 S 2nd St, Walker's Point Milwaukee, WI
  • C.1880, Great Meals, New American, Wine List, 1100 South 1st Street Walker's Point Milwaukee WI 53204
    16. C.1880
    Nominee for: Wine List, New American
    1100 South 1st Street, Walker's Point Milwaukee, WI
  • 17. Goodkind
    Nominee for: New American
    2457 South Wentworth Avenue, Bay View Milwaukee, WI
  • Nominee for: New American
    17800 West Bluemound Road, Brookfield, WI
  • Meritage, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, Tapas, Wine List, New American, 5921 W Vliet St Milwaukee WI 53208
    19. Meritage
    Nominee for: Wine List, New American
    5921 W Vliet St, Milwaukee, WI
  • Hinterland Gastropub, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 222 E Erie St Milwaukee WI 53202
    Nominee for: New American
    222 E Erie St, Historic Third Ward Milwaukee, WI
  • Nominee for: New American
    701 East Keefe Avenue, Riverwest Milwaukee, WI
  • Kil@wat, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 139 E Kilbourn Ave Milwaukee WI 53202
    Nominee for: New American
    139 E Kilbourn Ave, East Town Milwaukee, WI
  • Nominee for: New American
    1751 North Farwell Avenue, Brady Street Milwaukee, WI
  • Mi-Keys, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 811 N Jefferson St Milwaukee WI 53202
    Nominee for: New American
    811 N Jefferson St, East Town Milwaukee, WI
  • Envoy Restaurant & Lounge, Great Meals, New American, Brunch, 2308 West Wisconsin Avenue Avenues West Milwaukee WI 53233
    Nominee for: New American, Brunch
    2308 West Wisconsin Avenue, Avenues West Milwaukee, WI
Contest Overview
  • 92,036
    Total Votes
  • 37,949
    Voters
  • 176
    Winners

The 2014 A-List on WISN.com awards are based on more than 92,000 votes from local Milwaukee-area experts.

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