New American - Best of 2011

Published Dec 30, 2011

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

Winner
2011 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 World Map Brookfield WI 53045
    Nominee for: New American
    3815 N Brookfield Rd, World Map Brookfield, 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
  • 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
  • Firefly Tosa Restaurant & Lounge, Great Meals, Nightlife, New American, Beer Selection, Trendy Bar, Romantic Restaurant, 7754 Harwood Ave. World Map Wauwatosa WI 53213
    Nominee for: New American
    7754 Harwood Ave., World Map Wauwatosa, 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Kil@wat, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 139 E Kilbourn Ave Milwaukee WI 53202
    10. Kil@wat
    Nominee for: New American
    139 E Kilbourn Ave, East Town Milwaukee, WI
  • Sun-Ray Builders, inc., Great Meals, Nightlife, New American, Beer Selection, Milwaukee WI 53207
    Nominee for: New American
    Milwaukee, 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
  • Nominee for: New American
    1721 W Canal St, Menomonee River Valley Milwaukee, WI
  • Nora B's, Great Meals, New American, 890 Elm Grove Rd Elm Grove WI 53122
    14. Nora B's
    Nominee for: New American
    890 Elm Grove Rd, Elm Grove, WI
  • Mi-Keys, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 811 N Jefferson St Milwaukee WI 53202
    15. Mi-Keys
    Nominee for: New American
    811 N Jefferson St, East Town Milwaukee, WI
  • The Soup Ladle Inc., Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 4745 S Packard Ave Cudahy WI 53110
    Nominee for: New American
    4745 S Packard Ave, Cudahy, WI
  • Wine Knot Bar & Bistro, Great Meals, New American, 5611 6th Ave Kenosha WI 53140
    Nominee for: New American
    5611 6th Ave, Kenosha, WI
  • Cafe Soeurette, Great Meals, New American, 111 N Main St West Bend WI 53095
    Nominee for: New American
    111 N Main St, West Bend, WI
  • Envoy Restaurant & Lounge, Great Meals, New American, Brunch, 2308 West Wisconsin Avenue Avenues West Milwaukee WI 53233
    Nominee for: New American
    2308 West Wisconsin Avenue, Avenues West Milwaukee, WI
  • Sebastians Fine Food and Spirits, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 6025 Douglas Ave Racine WI 53402
    Nominee for: New American
    6025 Douglas Ave, Racine, WI
  • The Social, Great Meals, New American, 170 S 1st St Milwaukee WI 53204
    Nominee for: New American
    170 S 1st St, Milwaukee, WI
  • Izzy's, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 2613 W State St Milwaukee WI 53233
    Nominee for: New American
    2613 W State St, Avenues West Milwaukee, WI
  • Irina's Kitchen, Great Meals, New American, 325 W Silver Spring Dr Glendale WI 53217
    Nominee for: New American
    325 W Silver Spring Dr, Glendale, WI
  • Barclay Gallery & Garden Cafe, , , 158 S Barclay St Milwaukee WI 53204
    Nominee for: New American
    158 S Barclay St, Milwaukee, WI
  • Wind Rose Wine & Martini Bar, , , 312 N Franklin St Port Washington WI 53074
    Nominee for: New American
    312 N Franklin St, Port Washington, WI
Contest Overview
  • 116,170
    Total Votes
  • 33,126
    Voters
  • 117
    Winners

The 2011 A-List awards are based on more than 116,000 votes from local Milwaukee-area experts.

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