10 Black Owned Restaurants to Try Before a Bucks Game

With the Milwaukee Bucks set to take on the Brooklyn Nets in round 2 of the NBA playoffs, it’s time to cheer the deer in the Deer District. Before heading down, grab a beer, wings, app, or meal at one of these 10 Black owned businesses near Fiserv Forum!


1) Arlanderz

Arlanderz offers chicken wings and tenders, catfish, perch, and homemade sides. Peach cobbler, banana pudding, and kids meals are also on the menu!

2.0 miles to Fiserv Forum | 1814 N. Farwell Ave. | (414) 837-5151

2) Brownstone Social Lounge

Grab some wings, apps, and drinks before heading over to Fiserv Forum. Brownstone’s wing flavors include honey, orange glaze, cajun bourbon barbeque, Jamaican jerk, and more!

1.1 miles to Fiserv Forum | 524 N. Water St. | (414) 204-0103

3) Coaches

Coaches, located in the Pabst complex, is known for their Soul and American food. Choose from a variety of meals, including burgers, wings, and fish, along with soul style sides. Top off your meal with a beer, wine, or specialty drink before heading to the game!

0.3 miles to Fiserv Forum | 1125 N. 9th St. | (414) 708-5541

4) Crab It Your Way

Come join the Crackin Crab experience! Enjoy seafood heaven with lobster, shrimp, chicken, fish, and or course, crab.

0.5 miles to Fiserv Forum | 823 N. 2nd St. | (414) 763-9953

5) Deli 1614

Deli 1614 is best known for their corned beef, but also serves other traditional sandwiches. Though the restaurant has limited hours, you can still sneak in a meal before early games.

1.5 miles to Fiserv Forum | 1614 W. Walnut St. | (414) 933-2303

6) Garfield’s 502

Live music, great food, amazing atmosphere, what more do you need before a game? Enjoy soul food, Taco Tuesdays, drink specials, and more!

1.1 miles to Fiserv Forum | 502 W. Garfield Ave. | (414) 374-4502

7) Jewels Caribbean

Stop on in for a casual dining experience at Jewels Caribbean. Must tries are their jerk chicken and wings, as well as their many themed cocktails and drinks.

1.1 miles to Fiserv Forum | 2230 N. Dr Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. | (414) 585-0678

8) Mobay Cafe

Mobay Cafe offers exquisite Jamaican and Caribbean cuisine. The family owned restaurant specializes in curry and jerk chicken, curried goat, and island shrimp.

2.2 miles to Fiserv Forum | 1022 S. 1st St. | (414) 988-9196

9) SkyBox Sports Bar

Skybox Sports Bar is Milwaukee’s premier place for sports, games, food and fun. Grab some wings, sliders, apps, and a cold one before heading down to the game!

1.1 miles to Fiserv Forum | 2213 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. | (414) 810-0763

10) Third Street Tavern

Third Street Tavern is downtown Milwaukee’s best destination for arcade games, burgers, and drinks. Before the game stop in and try apps, salads, wings, burgers, and more!

0.2 miles to Fiserv Forum | 1110 N. Old World 3rd St. | (414) 897-8137