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YOUR GUIDE TO THE BEST STEAK RESTAURANTS IN MILWAUKEE

"The hefty bone and deft cooking kept this steak juicy; the strong beefy flavor builds with each bite. The best steaks in Lake Country." -Ann Christenson, Milwaukee Magazine

PALMER'S BRINGS BIG CITY QUALITY TO THE SUBURBS

"In addition to that menu variety, the Arenas family points to consistency and value as aspects of Palmer’s that sets it apart from competition." -Geoff Bruce, JS

Outstanding Restaurateurs of the Year

 Jerry and Marie Arenas of Palmer’s Steakhouse in Hartland are being honored as Outstanding Restaurateurs of the Year by the Wisconsin Restaurant Association.  This award is given by fellow members of the Milwaukee Chapter based on success in business, community service and dedication to the restaurant industry. 

In the community: Annual Tent Event

After their son, Tony, was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis in 1985 at 6 months old, Marie and Jerry Arenas held their first Tent Event to raise money to fund research into the disease. They raised $1,500.Now, after 31 years and more than $2 million raised, the pair are not ready to give up fundraising until a cure is found. l.

WISN 12 A-List Awards

Milwaukee's Best Steakhouse

2016

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

Milwaukee's Best Wine List

2016 (Runner-Up)

2014

2013

2011 (Runner-Up)


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Top Choice Awards

Best Steakhouse

2017

2016 (Top 3)

Best Fine Dining

2017

Wine Spectator Awards

Wine Spectator Award of Excellence

"One of the most outstanding restaurant wine lists in the world!" - WS


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2014

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2010

Wisconsin Restaurant Assoc. Awards

Outstanding Restaurateurs of the Year

 The taste of success
Palmer’s Steakhouse owners are Outstanding Restaurateurs of the Year 

Trip Advisor Awards

Award of Excellence

2017

2016

2015

2014