Cozy Dining for Colder Temps

When the temperatures drop, bring on the satisfying and comforting dishes we desire. Lucky for you, we have some great restaurants in Waukesha Pewaukee that deliver foods of comfort with an equally cozy and inviting atmosphere. One of these seven restaurants is bound to satisfy your cravings and provide you with the warmth you’re seeking.


Artisan 179

179 W. Wisconsin Avenue | Pewaukee

With magnificent views of Pewaukee Lake, guests can indulge in the sights while enjoying, craft cocktails and signature globally inspired dishes at Artisan 179. Guests also appreciate the warm, cozy fireplace in the dining room, and the Rhino Room is the perfect setting for private events.


Eric’s Porter-Haus Supper Club

229 Wisconsin Avenue | Waukesha

Eric’s Porter-Haus specializes in steaks, seafood and handcrafted cocktails in a Greek Revival style historic Waukesha building.


5 O’Clock Club

N28 W26658 Peterson Drive |Pewaukee

Relax in a warm, rustic, and casual supper club atmosphere at the 5 O’Clock Club. The menu offers classic supper club favorites, with one of the dining rooms featuring a cozy fireplace.

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Jake’s Restaurant

21445 West Gumina Road | Pewaukee

Built from a 120-year-old barn in 1960, guests enjoy a rustic but refined dining room at Jake’s Restaurant with a stunning fireplace and locally sourced cuisine. Check out why Jake’s was recently named one of the best restaurants in the Milwaukee area by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.


Michael's Italian Restaurant

1400 S Grand Avenue | Waukesha

Michael’s combines delicious classic Italian cuisine with charming Italian ambiance.


Thunder Bay Grille

N14 W24130 Tower Place | Pewaukee

Thunder Bay Grille offers a wide variety of comfort food in a warm, rustic lodge atmosphere which includes several welcoming fireplaces.


Tofte’s Table

331 Riverfront Street | Waukesha

Tofte’s Table offers upscale dining in an affordable, intimate, relaxed atmosphere. The menu features sharable plates with beautifully prepared comfort food.  Tofte’s Table was recently named one of the best restaurants in the Milwaukee area by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

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