Coquette Cafe opened in 1999 and is conveniently located in the historic Third Ward in downtown Milwaukee. The owner of the famous Sanford Restaurant sold Coquette Cafe six years ago to the original chef. The chef and owner of Coquette Cafe and his wife keep the menu in the traditional style of French cuisine. Coquette Cafe is a white linen dining experience in a relaxed and warm atmosphere. Guests can come into the cafe, relax at a booth next to the big windows, and enjoy a glass of wine and French Onion soup ñ a perfect setting on a cold day.A traditional French style Trout is on the menu and absolutely delicious. The Trout is basted in brown butter and lemon and served with baby arugula and topped with glazed radishes. Also featured as an entree on the dinner menu is the ëBacon Wrapped Strauss Veal Meatloaf.í This rich meatloaf is served with garlic mashed potatoes, green beans, and a porcini reduction. If you are in the mood for steak, donít miss out on the ëHanger Steak,í prepared with a red wine shallot sauce and served with pommes frites and a lemon garlic aioli. There is a wide variety of French desserts made in-house on the menu, but it is assured the creme brulee is the best in Milwaukee. Wine, beer, and cocktails are also offered at Coquette Cafe and the restaurant even has a specially made malt beer from Lakefront Brewery on tap ñ only available at Coquette Cafe.Coquette Cafe is a unique hot spot in Milwaukee and offers a perfect gift for a loved one or any cooking fanatic.Cooking classes are offered monthly, where guests can come in, learn to cook a French meal, and then eat that very meal for their dinner experience. ëA Day In The Kitchení is also a unique learning opportunity at Coquette Cafe, where guests have access to the kitchen and chefs to watch and ask questions about French cuisine. After, the guests are served a cheese board and a glass of wine at the bar in the afternoon and are welcomed to return for dinner.
316 N Milwaukee St
Milwaukee, WI 53202