List: Local Restaurants Offering Friday Fish Fry for Take-Out and Curbside Service

Fish fry is still on the table.

No one would blame you if you forgot about the Friday Fish Fry. That tradition is kinda on the back burner right now. But here are some Milwaukee restaurants—which need your support and tips now more than ever—that are taking the extra step and offering takeout and curbside fried fish feasts.

Balistreri’s Bluemound Inn | 6501 W Bluemound Rd; 414-258-9881

The full menu is available, including their extensive fried fish options.

Bass Bay Brew House | S79W15851 Aud Mar Dr, Muskego; 414-377-9449

Head westward, and you’ll find plentiful fishy options to bring home with you. 

The Bavarian Bierhaus | 700 W Lexington Blvd, Glendale; 414-236-7000

Try one of Milwaukee’s Top 25 Fish Fry. Pre-orders are encouraged.

The Brick Pub and Grill | 6343 N Green Bay Ave, Glendale; 414-797-0710

Come through for some Friday fish fry carry out. Also, like other restaurants, they are now allowed to sell bottled beer and wine for carryout.

Club Charlies | 320 East Menomonee, Milwaukee; 414-763-8548

Full menu available as well as their weekly Friday fish fry.

Comet Cafe | 1947 N. Farwell Ave., 414- 273-7677

Pickup and delivery. Batter cod filets, with hand-cut fries, creamy coleslaw and tartar sauce.

Explorium Brewpub | 5300 S. 76thStreet; 414-423-1365

Fresh Perch from the great lakes served with a little house-made tartar sauce. Bring it home to the family.

Final Approach | 4959 S Howell Ave; (414) 744-7060

No need to call ahead—just hit the drive through with the requisite payment and they’ll give you their Friday Fish Fry special.

Hooligans | 2017 E North Ave; 414-273-5230

Hooligans is offering cod and walleye, along with red hook beer-battered shrimp and their carry out beer specials.

Jack Pandls | 1319 E Henry Clay St, Whitefish Bay; 414-964-3800

Jack Pandls is now offering a Double Friday Fish Fry. Due to high demand, your fish fry desires can be fulfilled Wednesdays and Fridays.

Kegel’s Inn | 5901 West National Avenue, West Allis; 414-257-9999

Kegel’s is closed Monday to Thursday but will open up for carryout on Friday for your fish fry needs.

Kokopelli’s Pub | 6001 W Madison St, West Allis; 414-476-8788

Kokopelli’s Pub features their fish fry with homemade slaw, tartar or cocktail sauce.

Lakefront Brewery | 1872 North Commerce St; 414-372-8800

From 3 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Fridays, Lakefront Brewery is offering a select takeout menu that includes their fish fry. “Grab-N-Go” your order with offerings of 6-packs as well.

Little Red Inn | 4900 Hwy 175, Hartford; 262-644-8181

Little Red Inn is serving up their family style house specialty fish fry from 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. only.

Milwaukee Brat House | 1013 Old World 3rd Street; 414-273-8709

Milwaukee Brat House is offering their full menu for delivery, take-out, and curbside pickup.

Old German Beer Hall | 1009 N Old World 3rdSt; 414-226-2728

They’re offering the HB Hefe Dunkel Beer Battered Fish fry with all the expected sides. They’re also offering a couple pack and family pack offer.

O’Lydia’s | 338 S 1stSt; 414-271-7546

Carry out is available from this Walker’s Point bar with cod, bluegill, shrimp and perch options.

The Packing House | 900 E. Layton Ave; 414-483-5054

Cash only and no pre-order necessary at this spot, which is now offering drive-through fish fry.

Polonez | 4016 S Packard Ave; 414-482-0080

This Milwaukee staple is offering the traditional fish fry as well as fish ’n chips, baked cod and lake perch.

Red Lion Pub | 1850 N Water St; 414-431-9009

An English pub that offers fish ‘n chips and fried cod delivered or picked up.

Swingin’ Door Exchange | 219 E Michigan St; 414-276-8150

Pick up some Icelandic cod, lake perch and shrimp.

The Tap Room MKE | 1301 Milwaukee Ave, South Milwaukee; 414-766-9725

Enjoy Friday fish fry or their large shrimp dinner. Up for delivery or pick-up every Friday.




Archer is the managing editor at Milwaukee Magazine. Some say he is a great warrior and prophet, a man of boundless sight in a world gone blind, a denizen of truth and goodness, a beacon of hope shining bright in this dark world. Others say he smells like cheese.