Food & Beverage

Your experience at The Iron Horse Hotel in downtown Milwaukee is not complete without experiencing our many restaurant and bar options. Designed to deliver a true Wisconsin experience, the hotel offers a range of drinks and dining in the lobby lounge, the bar at Branded, Smyth restaurant, our iconic Library, a seasonal venue called The Yard and many settings for private dining.

Event driven? Check out our weekly food and beverage specials, holiday happenings and stylish soirees here.

Download our menus here:
Smyth Dinner Menu
Smyth Lunch Menu
Branded Lunch and Dinner Menu
Branded Cocktail Menu
Smyth Wine and Cocktail Menu
Route 66 Brunch Menu

Smyth boasts a regionally inspired menu; laid-back, charismatic vibe and rustic chic décor. Recognized with the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence, the 100+ bottle list features an ever-changing array of selections for the serious oenophile to the casual wine drinker. Our popular Route 66 Brunch is held Sundays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., and features favorites from along the Mother Road with made-to-order signature items, a buffet of traditional favorites and a lineup of clever cocktails perfect for your Sunday morning. Make a Reservation on OpenTable or by calling 414.831.4615. In a hurry? We offer complimentary valet parking for lunch guests!

Smyth Hours:
Lunch: Mon-Fri, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Dinner: Mon-Thu, 5-9 p.m.; Fri-Sat, 5-10 p.m.
Route 66 Brunch: Sun, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. ($33)

Branded delivers a classic Milwaukee bar experience. Vintage modern décor matches the cocktail list, with specialties ranging from old-fashioned high balls to brave new concoctions by Branded’s resident mixologists. Offering the best bar food in Milwaukee, this all-property menu rocks classics with a kick.

Branded Hours:
Sun-Thu, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Fri-Sat, 11 a.m.-close (food until midnight)

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The Yard
Beneath the soaring Sixth Street Viaduct, you’ll find The Yard, the hotel’s popular patio. Serving cool, crafted classics and late-night drinks, the space features comfy sectional seating, a wood-burning brick flatbread oven, an outdoor bar made from the original hotel fire doors, a pergola for private functions, and colorful overhead sails allowing for the delicate balance of sun and shade. Private catering space is available seasonaly. The Yard offers an unforgettable venue for nontraditional corporate meetings, social gatherings or weddings. For more information about private events at The Yard, please contact our Catering Department.

Monday-Wednesday 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Thursday-Friday 11 a.m.-2 a.m. (food until midnight)
Saturday 7 a.m.-2 a.m. (food until midnight)
Sunday 8 a.m.-11 p.m.

The Library
Our inviting breakfast room offers communal tables to spread out and read the paper, open up your laptop, hold an informal meeting or strike up a conversation among fellow travelers. Our chefs prepare a full-service morning menu, complete with proper Bloody Marys and Mimosas, or several grab-and-go options for folks on the run. The Library makes an exceptional location to host private events. From wine tastings and parties to corporate dinners and receptions, The Library is an impressive venue for small groups from 40 seated to 80 reception style. Contact the Catering Department to host an event in The Library.

Breakfast is served Monday through Friday, 6:30-10 a.m.