Dave Dayler took over Saloon on Calhoun in September of 2011. Before he came in, the business was failing – just 30 days from locking its doors. Saloon on Calhoun had a bad reputation in the area, but Dave wanted to let the locals know that everything was about to get better, and added ìwith Baconî to the restaurant name. Because, you know, everything’s better with bacon! Dave built up the new theme by adding a free, all-you-can-eat bacon Happy Hour every weekday. Trays of bacon come out every 10 minutes, and customers are welcome to eat as much bacon as they desire. There is no shortage of bacon throughout the night with Saloon on Calhoun with Baconís bacon themed menu. Dave says they go through about 65 pounds of bacon every day! Bacon is not the only thing you will find at Saloon on Calhoun with Bacon. Nightly events for every day of the week are sure to keep you entertained while enjoying the savory goodness. In addition to Monday trivia night and Wednesday karaoke, Friday and Saturday nights feature full live bands. Solo artists play on Tuesdays. Everything is done high-end production wise, ìThis is not your corner band playing behind the foosball table, this is full stage, lighting, major production, top quality artists every single time,î exclaims Dave, proudly. Saloon on Calhoun with Bacon has developed the reputation of being the premiere live music venue in Southeast Wisconsin. Their huge Packer Parties are worth attending, even if you arenít a big football fan. Football Sundays sport touchdown shots, free halftime food, and flying confetti when the Packers get a touchdown – along with ëBang the Drum All Dayí playing loudly and people running around with flags. There is no better place to watch the game. Saloon on Calhoun with Bacon also has the ability to accommodate business meetings, networking groups, or anyone else looking for a smaller venue than a hotel conference room. Their private party room fits up to 40 people comfortably, classroom style with a complete multimedia set up. This way a beautiful presentation can be given without the user having to haul equipment around. Saloon on Calhoun with Bacon can open during the day for these type of events, and provide a complete luncheon. The recently added Bourbon Street Bar offers high-end cocktails that feature bourbon and small paring plates. This new area offers people looking for a less loud, more intimate setting – perfect for those first dates or business deal celebrations. With bourbons that are not offered anywhere else, this spot is perfect for that person who ìdoesn’t want the sports pub theme but still wants the dining and entertainment experience,î Dave explains. Dave warns that Saloon on Calhoun with Bacon is ìhard to find but easy to smellî. The restaurant is located on the northeast corner of Capital and Calhoun, but you cannot see it from any of the streets. Dave advises to pull into the US Bank parking lot and from there you will see the restaurant. Best part is, there is ample amount of free parking. You are welcome to park right in US Bankís lot, so customers have the capability of parking safely closeby. Saloon on Calhoun with Bacon is known for for their quality of food, friendliness of the staff, variety of beverage options (17 taps and 52 bottles), how well the accommodate a very diverse group of people, and of course, bacon. They proudly refer to themselves as ìBrookfieldís Cheersî, where the waiters know you and your drink by name. Saloon on Calhoun with Bacon has the ability to cater to a diverse crowd of patrons while making everyone feel comfortable, whether they’re 21 or 91. Saloon on Calhoun with Baconís food exceeds what you would expect, and through their fresh and creatively formed reputation they were able to turn the business around – into a place people cannot wait to visit.
17000 W Capitol Dr
Brookfield, WI 53005