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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Shopping Centre
“Wisconsin's largest shopping center is right here in Greendale! With over 125 stores and services, Southridge offers a variety of shopping choices for the entire family, ranging from apparel, to electronics, jewelry, home furnishings, 'grab & go' Food Court options and family friendly dining at The Explorium Brewpub and the Marcus BistroPlex.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“These guys are an integral part of Greendale with their award-winning pizzas. Get there early to avoid the lines and be prepared to wait a while for your pizza to arrive. Call for take-outs!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Cinema
“Relax in a recliner as you're served a meal during the movie. The theater is just north of Southridge mall.”
  • 1 local recommends
Coffee Shop
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“Collectivo Coffee in an adorable historic dome connected to Bluemel's garden shop and nursery. Comfortable couches and excellent coffee. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great place to watch the sunset, or watch a baseball game. Outside patio with drinks, and food menu delivered by neighborhood restaurant. Food trucks on Thursdays, live music on Saturdays. The Milwaukee Milkmen AAA team also play there at Routine Field. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“We're very proud to have a Bartolotta's restaurant right here in Greendale. They are the top restaurants in Milwaukee. This is the place to go for a quiet romantic dinner.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“A friendly sports bar with a large selection of craft beer and specialty drinks. They offer a unique menu that plays off classic pub fare. The best wings, burgers and fish fry around! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
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“This hidden gem next to the Post Office is well worth the walk. They have a fantastic breakfast menu including omelets, eggs, yoghurts, breakfast sandwiches and salads. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“All the local villagers hang out here. They have a nice assortment of muffins and pastries that aren't available at National Bakery.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“A cozy, friendly wine bar & craft beer lounge where you can enjoy limited production wines. Spin some vinyl, order a flight, and enjoy the art of wine.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“They offer one-hour tours of the Historic Village of Greendale. Our village is one of only three “Greenbelt town” in the U.S. built during the Great Depression. They make these tours informative and fun by sharing personal memories while growing up here.”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“Start at the downtown welcome center to learn more about the history of Greendale and activities they have planned.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Ice Cream Shop
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“We love the old-time diner decor and the food is really good. Try their malt shakes and the garlic fries are also really interesting.”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“Trimborn Farm is a beautiful place to take a walk, to enjoy a good book, or to participate in events or programs. The park is open dawn to dusk each day but the historic buildings are only open by appointment.”
  • 1 local recommends