414-223-0135 540 East Mason Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202
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Enjoy Milwaukee’s #1 Prime Rib and Steakhouse Restaurant.

Voted “Best Prime Rib” by the Travel Channel.

Award-winning Wine List | Prime Rib Wall of Fame | Private Dining Rooms | Extensive Whiskey Selection | Welcoming Atmosphere
Downtown Milwaukee

THE place for steaks and seafood in southeastern Wisconsin. 

Impress your clients | Celebrate an event | Conquer a large cut of prime rib to earn a spot on the Wall of Fame.
At Ward’s, you are primed to have it all at this Milwaukee Steakhouse.

Steakhouse Hours

Dining Room Mon- Sat5:00pm-10:00pm
Lunch Hours Mon-Fri11:00am-2:00pm
Lounge Hours Mon-Thurs4:00pm-11:00pm
Lounge Hours Fri & Sat4:00pm-Midnight
Ward’s House of Prime is “the ultimate beef bonanza where prime rib is cooked to perfection”.

—The Travel Channel, Big Beef Paradise

Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 3 years in a row

The wine list is interesting and approachable, offering a variety of price ranges and varietals. Pair it with food. Share it with friends. Talk about it with abandon. Raise it in a glass to celebrate. At Ward’s, wine is primed to be enjoyed at our Milwaukee Steakhouse.
In addition to wine

Ward's offer an extensive list of Scotch, bourbon, Irish whiskey, Japanese whiskey and Tennessee whiskey.

Ward’s: where whiskey is primed to make your day.

Happy Hour Specials

Lively lounge and bar with 6 TVs.
Happy Hour Specials Monday through Friday
Located in the heart of Milwaukee Downtown


A Prime option for your gathering, private event or party

Ward’s House of Prime is THE best venue for a business meeting, an event, and to celebrate a party. With three exclusive private dining rooms, professional wait staff, accessible parking and a menu offering the Milwaukee’s finest steaks and prime rib, Ward’s is here to prime your deal and event. We will work with you to plan the perfect occasion.

Conquer the Cut

To earn your place on the Ward's Prime Rib Wall of Fame
What started out as a simple challenge escalated into an international quest.

People from all over the world come to Ward’s to conquer a cut and get their names on the Wall of Fame. Start out small, at 40 ounces or go for the new record of 368 ounces to beat the current Champion, Molly Shuyler, who ate 360 ounces. That’s 22.5 pounds!

Whether you take on 40 or 400 ounces, come to Ward’s hungry and ready to make a name for yourselves!

Fun Facts about Ward's - Milwaukee's top steakhouse

A crew from Japan films a Ward’s Prime Rib Challenge

Upcoming Events

Prime Rib Friday

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