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A blast from the past

This is a crazy spot. Waitstaff and decor has not changed in 50 years! Wonderful place to go... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2016
Jon W
As Advertised

To go is an experience; a step back in time. Give your eyes a chance to adjust to the ambience... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
MrPat53188
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Jun 25, 2018
“As Advertised”
Jan 3, 2018
“Kitschy Fun With A Fabulously Extensive Drink Menu”
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

To go is an experience; a step back in time. Give your eyes a chance to adjust to the ambience; it’s dark. Bring cash. It’s all they take. A fun conversation piece of a bar with a storied history. Enjoy any one of their cocktails....More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

How I remember my college days, when Dan Burazin would take me to this place for a drink after a night out. Even back then, the "dated" lighting, the cherubs, the fountains made me giggle. It is still that same time warp from the 1950's/early...More

Thank JustBeachy711
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Such a great place to step back in time and enjoy an ice cream drink served with charm! The retro decor and staff make the atmosphere hard to beat. Drinks served with cookies that have Yes, No or Maybe on them so you can ask...More

Thank Jill091
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is probably a throw back from at least 60 plus years ago. A converted house (basement I think) transformed back in time. If you like crazy old times drinks, this is the place. I can't even describe the décor. The best ice cream drinks,...More

Thank Dr T
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We didn't love our ice cream drinks but it was fun to sit in this very 60s style lounge and talk to the 80 something lady who has owned it since 1965.

Thank llwid
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

It had been a while since we had been and decided to give it a try. Big mistake!!! We walked in and told the server we had nine people. She immediately complained that our group was "too big" and yelled at us, "This is not...More

Thank FarAway365039
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We where "greeted" by the Drink Nazi (based on Seinfeld's Soup Nazi) telling us that we could not speak once seated and not to walk around with a drink. This place was obviously not interested in serving drinks to a group of 8 adults. I...More

1  Thank Sailoratvacation
Reviewed 22 November 2016

This is a crazy spot. Waitstaff and decor has not changed in 50 years! Wonderful place to go after a show for a dessert drink. Famous for their liquor and ice cream drinks. Homey feel, we got hugs from the waitress on the way out....More

Thank Jon W
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Do you miss ice cream drinks and hearing Frank Sinatra? At Random has you covered. This oh so charming cocktail bar has an extensive menu of cocktails for you to choose from. They do not serve food. You may find yourself standing in line waiting...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This place is the most fantastic time warp. I cant recommend it enough. If youre a fan of mid-century kitsch this is your mecca. And the drinks are fantastic! DO. NOT. MISS. IT.

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