Friday, April 26, 2013
If you are looking for a nice steak dinner, but don't know where to go or are looking for a new place to try... we've got your list. Here are some top-rated steak restaurants in the North Shore.
Websites like Yelp! have empowered the everyday eater to become their local neighborhood's food critic, praising and damning behind the anonymity of a computer screen. Ever wondered if a restaurant is good or bad? Yelp! can be a good indicator of whether that restaurant is worth your time or money. Based on Yelp!'s highest-rated star ranking, here are some top restaurants for steaks in the North Shore with three, four or five stars. The Range Line Inn, 2635 W. Mequon Rd., Mequon Nines, 12400 N. Ville du Parc Dr., Mequon North Star American Bistro, 4518 N. Oakland Ave., Shorewood Devon Seafood + Steak, 5715 N. Bayshore Dr., Glendale Harry's Bar & Grill, 3549 N. Oakland Ave., Milwaukee Jack Pandl's Whitefish Bay Inn, 1319 E. Henry Clay St…
Megan Woodard Johnson's artwork aims to tell evocative stories speaking to universal experiences as well as personal memories.
Megan Woodard Johnson's artwork aims to tell evocative stories speaking to universal experiences as well as personal memories. Her art collection, "Telling Stories," goes on display at the Anaba Tea Room, 2107 E. Capitol Dr., Thursday. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. There will be happy hour specials and live music. The reception is free and open to the public. The work will remain on display through June 30. Johnson creates deliciously rich, mixed media paintings using bits of vintage paper ephemera, acrylic paint, various drawing materials and anything that might be in her arm's reach while she's working, the tea room says. She has stitched and twirled thread, affixed nails and screws and attached vintage measuring …
Friday, March 1, 2013
Check out the top 10 rated restaurants in the Shorewood based on the Yelp! reviews.
Websites like Yelp! have empowered the everyday eater to become their local neighborhood's food critic, praising and damning behind the anonymity of a computer screen. Ever wondered if a restaurant is good or bad? Yelp! can be a good indicator of whether that restaurant is worth your time or money. Based on Yelp!'s highest-rated star ranking, here are the top 10 restaurants in the Shorewood area. Do you agree or disagree with the Yelp! top 10 list?
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Artist Beki Borman's paintings focus on an experience of color through the filter of landscape. An opening reception starts at 5 p.m.
Anabe Tea Room's latest art show, On the Horizon, opens 5 p.m. on Feb. 28. Artist Beki Borman's paintings focus on an experience of color through the filter of landscape. "I exaggerate the simple shapes and color relationships I find of interest to create a slightly hyper-realized image," Borman said in a press release. "I use a palette knife as my primary tool to build planes of thick creamy paint. The texture supports an experience of object as well as image." An opening reception is set from 5 to 7 p.m., at the tea room located at 2107 E. Capitol Dr., in the basement of the Garden Room, and will remain on display through April 28. It is free and open to the public. Borman is a Milwaukee native who has attended the Milwaukee Institute …
Friday, January 4, 2013
Artist James Steeno's floral and wildlife watercolors, paper collage and pen and ink drawings are designed to engage, display and call to mind the curious fancy of accessible objects and themes close by.
Anaba Tea Room will present its newest art exhibit, Similitudes, with an opening reception at 5 p.m. on Jan. 10 Artist James Steeno has created floral and wildlife watercolors, paper collage and pen and ink drawings which reflect a concrete understanding of his subjects, but are executed in his signature style; blending an illustrative line with more expressive paint application and whimsical backgrounds. The exhibit will be on display through Feb. 24, at the tea room located at 2107 E. Capitol Dr., in the basement of the Garden Room. Steeno's paper collages are made out of layers of up-cycled torn paper including old newspapers, junk-mail & discarded printer paper. The work is designed to engage, display and call to mind the curious …
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Shorewood's Anaba Tea Room offers a low-key hangout with high culture art, along with unique food menu and a wide range of tea.
The Anaba Tearoom on Capitol Drive in Shorewood offers a low-key hangout with high culture art. The locally-owned business provides a unique food menu and a wide range of tea. Anaba is located in the basement of the Garden Room shop, just east of the intersection of Oakland Ave. and Capitol Drive.
Thursday, October 18, 2012
The local business will celebrate with an exhibit featuring a lineup of 62 artists and over 100 pieces of art.
The Garden Room and Anaba Tea Room are celebrating a decade in Shorewood by unveiling an exhibit with a lineup of 62 artists and over 100 works of art. An opening reception is slated for Nov. 3 from 5 to 9 p.m. with live music from local musicans Dick Elliot, Don Linke and John Stano. The business is located at 2107 E. Capitol Dr. All of the artists have had artwork displayed in the tea room's gallery space sometime over the past 10 years. In the invitational retrospective, artists have been asked to create one to three small works all priced at $200 or less, and will be available for cash and carry purchase.
Sunday, September 2, 2012
A look at this week's local events and news.
Here's a look at what's coming up this week in Shorewood. If we're missing something, please add it to the calendar. Governmental meeting — Shorewood's Village Board will convene Tuesday night for a regular meeting. Find the agenda here. The meeting starts at 7:30 The village's Conservation Committee will meet Thursday night at 7:30. Both meetings will be held at Village Hall, 3930 N. Murray Ave. Hard Hats for Kids — Milwaukee developer Mandel Group is giving children an opportunity to get their hands dirty on a real construction site, during its "Hard Hats for Kids" event on Saturday. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the site of Mandel's six-story development at 4027 N. Oakland Ave., children can grab a hard hat and have their photo taken in a …
Friday, August 24, 2012
Who has the best pizza in town? How about the best sports bar? Here are your picks for Readers' Choice.
All this summer you've nominated and voted for your favorite local businesses in categories ranging from Best Burger and Most Family-Friendly Restaurant to Best Festival and Best Hair Salon for Women. We've tallied all the poll votes and now it's time to announce the winners. See below for our complete list of Readers' Choice winners: Best Hair Salon for Women Best Beer List or Supply — Restaurant or Bar Best Outdoor Dining Best Burger Best Frozen Custard Best Pizza Best Pub Best Coffee Shop Best Family-Friendly Restaurant Best Place to Walk or Hike Best Massage or Spa Best Grocery Store Best Festival Best Place to Get Your Car Fixed
Thursday, August 16, 2012
The new show will kick off Sept. 6, with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Bayview guitarist John Stano will provide live music.
Shorewood's Anaba Tea Room will host this year's League of Milwaukee Artists League Fall Members Show: "Painting...Music to My Soul." A reception will be held Sept. 6 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the tea room, 2107 E. Capitol Dr. Bayview guitarist John Stano will provide live music. Inspired by a song title or a piece of music, the subject matter and media of these two-dimensional works is widely varied, as is the artist's interpretation of their chosen tune. The show will be judged by well-known Wisconsin artist Frank Hoeffler, and awards will be given to some of the best works from this established group of artists. For nearly 70 years, the League of Milwaukee Artists has championed artistic creativity and actively contributed to our community. …