414-223-0135 540 East Mason Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202
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414-223-0135 540 East Mason Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202
Make a Reservation

PRIVATE EVENTS

The Perfect Location for Your Special Gathering

Plan your next private event at Ward’s House of Prime.

Our private rooms, custom menus and exceptional service will deliver an experience your guests will remember and appreciate long after the last dish is cleared.

Private Rooms and Capacities

Ward’s House of Prime offers an upscale – and relaxed – event venue for your next intimate gathering, corporate event or private party. We have private and semi private spaces for cocktail parties, rehearsal dinners, large or small business dinners and special occasions. The rooms are elegant, the service topnotch and the food delicious.

The Rite Hite Room

  • Seats 6 - 12 people
  • 42” HD TV
  • Private room with pocket sliding doors

The Kraft Room

  • Seats up to 18 people at one table
  • Room seats up to 40 people at several tables
  • Beautiful outdoor view

The Nelson Room

  • Seats parties of 20 to 90
  • Private or semi-private space available

Lounge

  • Accommodates large groups
  • Features 6 HD TVs

OUTSTANDING PERSONAL SERVICE

Our dedicated team will ensure that your guests are indulged in every way.
We will help you plan your event in detail, and then execute it flawlessly.

Menus for Private Functions

Choose one of Ward’s perfectly crafted Prix Fixe Menus or allow our team to create a custom menu for your event. Your wishes combined with our creativity and expertise will result in a truly impressive experience.

The Best Deal in Town

Your guests will enjoy a private cocktail reception with appetizers followed by a 3 course dinner where your guests will choose from soup and/or salads, 4 entrees and 2 desserts from menus printed specially for you. Prices range from $75-$55. Parties at Wards are fast and easy to book and are designed to provide value in a truly impressive package.  

Ward’s Prix Fixe Menu

$75 per person

Appetizers:

Pan Seared Sea Scallops, Smoked Beef, Mini Crab Cakes

Choice of Soup/Salad:

Lobster Bisque or Caesar Salad

Choice of Entrée:

16oz Prime Rib, 10oz. Filet, Veal Marsala, Lobster Ravioli

Sides: Served Family Style

Twice Baked Potato, Steamed Asparagus, Sautéed Forest Mushrooms

Choice of Dessert:

Chocolate Cake, Specialty Cheesecake, Vanilla Crème Brulee

$65 per person

Appetizers:

Fried Calamari, Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts, Mini Crab Cakes

Choice of Salad:

Garden Fresh House Salad, Caesar Salad

Choice of Entrée:

8oz. Filet, 12oz. Prime Rib, Pan Seared Salmon, Butternut Squash Ravioli

Sides: Served Family Style

Baked Potato, Sautéed Forest Mushrooms, Onion Strings

Choice of Dessert:

Chocolate Cake, Vanilla Crème Brulee

$55 per person

Appetizers:

Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts, Fried Calamari

Choice of Salad:

Garden Fresh House Salad

Choice of Entrée:

6oz. Filet, 8oz Prime Rib, Grilled Salmon, Chicken

Sides: Served Family Style

Mashed Potatoes, Mushrooms

Choice of Dessert:

Banana Cake, Chocolate Cake

Prices do not include tax or gratuity

$70 per person

Appetizers:

Mini Crab Cakes, Smoked Beef, Assorted Flatbreads

Choice of Salad:

Garden Fresh House Salad, Caesar Salad

Choice of Entrée:

6 oz. Filet with Scallops, 16oz Prime Rib, Sea Bass, Lobster Ravioli

Sides: Served Family Style

Mashed Potato, Caramelized Brussels Sprouts, Mushrooms, Onion Strings

Choice of Dessert:

Specialty Cheesecake, Chocolate Cake

$60 per person

Appetizers:

Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts, Mini Crab Cakes

Choice of Salad:

Garden Fresh House Salad, Caesar

Choice of Entrée:

6oz. Filet, 10oz Prime Rib, Grilled Salmon, Chef’s Choice Pasta

Sides: Served Family Style

Mashed Potatoes, Mushrooms, Onion Strings

Choice of Dessert:

Banana Cake, Chocolate Cake

Ward’s did not disappoint. I was looking for an easy, yet classy, option for my rehearsal dinner. The service and the food was outstanding.

—Pam

I use Ward’s for business meetings. We get great feedback on the selection and service every time. My team can focus on networking without thinking about anything else.

—John