Friday, March 16, 2012
These places throughout the Milwaukee area are known for their Irish offerings on March 17. From corned beef and colcannon to Guinness on tap, to a street festival, there's something to satisfy everyone's Irish craving.
Patch asked, and you answered—just in time for St. Patrick's Day. If you're looking for a place to get your Irish on, try one of these local favorites. Don't forget to come back and let us know what you thought! Port Washington-Saukville Between the Greens took first place in the Port Washington St. Patrick's Day Readers' Choice contest. North Shore (Shorewood, Fox Point-Bayside, Whitefish Bay) Oakcrest Tavern is the St. Paddy's Day hot spot in the poll of North Shore-area Patch readers. Wauwatosa Mo's Irish Pub gets the green ribbon for the best Wauwatosa spot to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Brookfield Prime Cigar Bar was voted by readers to be the best place to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Brookfield, beating out three Irish pubs…
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
We're seeking readers' favorite places in the North Shore to celebrate all things Irish. Give us your take, and come back next week to vote!
Shamrock Shakes are on the menu at McDonald's. Corned beef is going on sale at the grocery store. I think I saw a leprechaun scurry out of sight behind my garage this morning. It's March, and that means St. Patrick's Day is almost here. Whether celebrating your Irish heritage or pretending you're Irish for the day, Patch wants to know where you get your green on. Whether it's the corned beef and cabbage, the Guinness on tap or an abundance of green beer, we want to know the best place to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in the North Shore and what makes that spot so great. Leave your favorites in the comment section below. The nomination period closes at noon Friday. Watch Monday for your chance to vote, and narrow down the favorite place …
Thursday, March 17, 2011
Even well before 5 o'clock, people were out celebrating their Irish pride.
With St. Patrick's Day upon us, the North Shore certainly had the luck of the Irish Thursday afternoon. We went out and captured all of the different shades of green on the street, in the stores, in the schools and yes- of course, in the bars. Regardless of how you choose to celebrate the holiday, Patch wishes you a happy St. Patrick's Day!