Special thanks to the Milwaukee culinary professionals who participated in the research, generating $1,000 in donations to Feed My Starving Children and other charities from Pro Preferred.
Meet the research panelists and get their picks for the best menu items from the best restaurants in and around Milwaukee.
The following results are based on detailed surveys from more than 40 Milwaukee-area chefs, restaurateurs and other culinary professionals.
Le Reve Patisserie & Cafe
Maxie's Southern Comfort
All Purpose Bar & Kitchen
Bosley on Brady
Buckley's Restaurant and Bar
Chef Paz Restaurant
Hinterland Erie Street Gastropub
Mason Street Grill
Pasta Tree Restaurant & Wine Bar
Tenuta's Italian Restaurant