Smyth Restaurant continues the story of the blacksmith with a menu crafted of soulful dishes and seasonal ingredients; delivering great Milwaukee food in an iconic setting. Enjoy soups, salads, appetizers and entrees as well as plates meant for sharing at our Milwaukee restaurant.

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11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday
5-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday
5-10 p.m. Friday-Saturday
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday Route 66 Brunch

Smyth is closed Sunday nights.


Branded is a classic Milwaukee bar. 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, Branded’s menu rocks classics with a kick.

11 a.m.-11 p.m. Sunday-Thursday
11 a.m.-close Friday-Saturday (food until midnight)

10 a.m.-2 p.m. 10 Under 10 Sunday Brunch
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The Library is our breakfast room, offering 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 at our Milwaukee boutique hotel. Our breakfast menu taps local ingredients offering the best of Milwaukee food and is complete with Bloody Marys, Mimosas and several grab‑and‑go options for folks on the run. The Library at The Iron Horse Hotel makes an exceptional location to host private events and corporate dinners for small groups from 40 seated to 80 reception style. Contact the Catering Department for more information.

Breakfast is served daily in The Library:
6:30-11 a.m. Monday-Saturday
6:30-10 a.m. Sunday

Or join us on Sundays for our Route 66 Brunch in Smyth.



Beneath the soaring Sixth Street Viaduct, you’ll find The Yard, our popular, dog-friendly patio. The Yard is the perfect summer spot to grab a cocktail and bite to eat of Milwaukee food while you sit back under the  colorful overhead sails that provide the delicate balance of sun and shade. The Yard offers an unforgettable venue for nontraditional corporate meetings, social gatherings or weddings and is available for private catering events. If you’re looking for a more intimate space, our private Pergola overlooks The Yard and is perfect for groups of up to 30. For more information about private events in The Yard, contact The Iron Horse Hotel Catering Department.

The Yard is currently closed for the winter months. See you in the spring!

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

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