June 2021

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: New Bartolotta Restaurants executive chef loves exploring cultures through food

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Here are 11 suburban Milwaukee Italian restaurants that give you a taste of Italy, and a lesson in the language

Milwaukee Magazine: 11 of Milwaukee's Newest Outdoor Patios


May 2021

OnMilwaukee: Three Bartolotta Restaurant patios slated to open next week

Only In Your State: These 7 Wisconsin Coast Seafood Restaurants Are Worth A Visit From Any Part Of The State

NPR / WUWM 89.7 Milwaukee’s NPR: Restaurants Struggle To Entice Workers Back As In-Person Dining Expands

Milwaukee Business Journal: Resetting the Table: Restaurants barely survived the past year, and now they struggle to find labor


April 2021

MSN Food & Drink: America's most beautiful restaurants 

WISN 12: Help wanted: Restaurants struggle to find workers as customers slowly return

News Break: The best fine dining in Milwaukee, Wisconsin


March 2021

MSN Food & Drink: America's most beautiful restaurants 

WISN 12: 12 News Investigates whether employers can ask or require the COVID-19 vaccine 


February 2021

WDJT TV:  Mequon's Mr. B's Steakhouse reopened just in time for Valentine's Day

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: One year after it closed because of the pandemic, Mr. B's - A
Bartolotta Steakhouse is reopening under 'stringent' guidelines


January 2021

FSR Magazine: 7 Ascending Restaurant Groups to Watch in 2021

Milwaukee Magazine: 4 Local Venues Perfect For Your Milwaukee Micro Wedding 

OnMilwaukee.com: Celebrate Valentine's Day with carry-out or dine-in from local restaurants

Milwaukee Business Journal: Restaurant owners reflect on 2020, set expectations for new year

December 2020

Milwaukee Magazine: A Look at the Future of Restaurants in Milwaukee

BizTimes Milwaukee: Bartolotta announces reopening for Joey Gerard’s

Milwaukee Magazine: Greendale’s Joey Gerard’s Is Back


November 2020

Food Network Online: Best Pastas in the Country

BizTimes Milwaukee: Bartolotta sets reopening date for Lake Park Bistro

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Bartolotta Restaurants will reopen Bacchus in downtown Milwaukee on Nov. 11

Patch.com: Bartolotta Restaurants Launch Holiday Gift Card Program

WTMJ TV: Bartolotta's Lake Park Bistro to reopen for indoor dining Dec. 9


October 2020

Todays TMJ4.com: Keeping Milwaukee Dining Alive in Uncertain Times

BizTimes Milwaukee: Bartolotta to hire 80 employees at five restaurants

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Bartolotta Restaurants will reopen Bacchus in downtown Milwaukee on Nov. 11

OnMilwaukee.com: Bacchus will welcome guests back for dinner service beginning Nov. 11


September 2020

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: For Amanda Langler, executive chef at Mr. B's, cooking is 'an impulsive decision that I 100 percent do not regret'

BizTimes Milwaukee: True Colors: The Bartolotta Restaurants

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: 4 Milwaukee-area patios to try while the weather cooperates


August 2020

OnMilwaukee.com: Harbor House & Mr. B's Steakhouse to reopen for dine-in & patio service

Milwaukee Magazine: 2 More Bartolotta Restaurants Are Reopening

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Two Milwaukee-area Bartolotta Restaurant Group locations are reopening. They include mask requirements for guests.

BizTimes Milwaukee: Bartolotta announces reopening plans for Harbor House, Mr. B’s in Brookfield

WISN 12: ​​​​Two Area Restaurants Open Dine-in and Patio Service

Milwaukee Business Journal: Sorella to debut, Harbor House and Mr. B’s to reopen: Quick Bites

Milwaukee Magazine: These 3 Local Restaurants Are Doing Patios Right

Milwaukee Business Journal: 'Get better at getting better' — Paul Bartolotta says different mindset needed to reopen restaurants: Q&A


July 2020

TodaysTMJ4.com: Top 25 Milwaukee Restaurants Of The Decade, According To Yelp

OnMilwaukee: FoodCrush Podcast: Paul Bartolotta on hospitality in the age of coronavirus

Milwaukee Magazine:  How are Milwaukee's Restaurants weathering the pandemic?

620 WTMJ:  First Bartolotta Restaurant to Open July 8

Fox 6 Now: New safety measures in place for Bartolotta restaurants during COVID-19 pandemic

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:  Ristorante Bartolotta will open July 8, the first of the Bartolotta Restaurants

Milwaukee Magazine:  Bartolotta Restaurants returns with the opening of its first restaurant


june 2020

BizTimes:  Bartolotta Restaurants to begin phased reopening

Milwaukee Business Journal:  Ristorante Bartolotta first of the Bartolotta Restaurants to open

OnMilwaukee:  Al fresco dining & new dishes on docket for reopening at Ristorante Bartolotta

Conde Nast Traveler:  11 Best Weekend Getaways From Chicago


may 2020

BizTimes Milwaukee:  Paul Bartolotta named James Beard Award finalist

Milwaukee Business Journal:  Bartolotta named nominee for James Beard's outstanding restaurateur award

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:  Paul Bartolotta is a finalist for the James Beard Award for outstanding restaurateur

OnMilwaukee.com:  James Beard finalists for 2020 include Paul Bartolotta of Bartolotta Restaurants

BizTimes Milwaukee:  Bartolotta carefully aims at one shot for reopening


april 2020

Fox 6 News Deff-initely Milwaukee:  How a pandemic changed the restaurant scene with Paul Bartolotta

Milwaukee Business Journal:  Paul Bartolotta:  Making tough decisions by himself during a pandemic

Milwaukee Magazine:  Remembering restaurateur Joe Bartolotta, a year after his passing

Milwaukee Magazine (Facebook Live):  Paul Bartolotta discusses choice not to do curbside pickup, future of restaurants on MilMag Livestream


February 2020

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Bacchus' food, service and ambience are all better than ever after Milwaukee restaurant's renovation

OnMilwaukee.com: Romantic Dining Guide

The Daily Meal: The 101 best restaurants in America

TodaysTMJ4.com: Take a Tour of Italy at a Can't-Miss Wine Dinner

Milwaukee Business Journal: Four businesses in Milwaukee region get James Beard nod

Travel Wisconsin: 8 places for the best pizza in Milwaukee


January 2020

Midwest Living: Your Milwaukee Must-See List This Year

Shepherd Express: Best of Milwaukee 2019 Winners: Dining Out

The Daily Meal:  The Best Italian Restaurants in America

Eater National: The 38 Essential Restaurants of Milwaukee

American Way: 2020 Travel Trends

Milwaukee Business Journal: 20 Executives to Watch in 2020

Illinois Meetings + Events: Road Trip: Wisconsin

N by Norwegian:  Welcome to “Smallwaukee”

December 2019

Milwaukee Magazine: Milwaukee's 2019 Year in Review: 12 Big Moments to looks Back at

BizTimes Milwaukee: Family-Owned Business of the Year: The Bartolotta Restaurants

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Truffles turn simple foods into gourmet dining fare

Milwaukee Magazine: Restaurant Review: Back to Bacchus


November 2019

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: At Bartolotta Restaurants, a brother adjusts to life without the other

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Paul Bartolotta: A photographic look back

MKE Lifestyle: Venison Loin at Bacchus

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Chef left Milwaukee, returned home and now runs the kitchen at his favorite restaurant​​​​​​​

BizTimes Milwaukee: Quote Unquote: Jennifer Bartolotta


October 2019

WISN-TV: Rumpus Room offers 'Hamilton'-themed dinner

BizTimes Milwaukee: Local businesses aim to cash in on Hamilton’s Milwaukee run

WDJT – TV CBS: Hamilton fans excited for opening night in Milwaukee

TMJ4.com: Beautiful Spaces and Catering for Any Event


September 2019

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Bartolotta Restaurants sets a date for the reopening of updated, 'vibrant' Bacchus restaurant

Milwaukee Business Journal: VIPs gather for sneak peek of renovated downtown restaurant Bacchus

BizTimes Milwaukee: Bacchus to reopen Sept. 16 after interior renovation, menu revamp

UrbanMilwaukee:  Refreshed And Reimagined, Bacchus Redefines Fine Dining In Milwaukee

OnMilwaukee.com:  Vibrant new Bacchus debuts next week, marking new era for Bartolottas

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Kohler Food & Wine brings in top chefs and beverage experts for 19th year

UrbanMilwaukee: The Rumpus Room – A Bartolotta Gastropub is Welcoming Broadway Smash Hamilton with a Specially-themed "Colonial Pre-Broadway Show Dinner"

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Before 'Hamilton,' a Colonial-themed dinner is planned nearby at the Rumpus Room


June 2019

Patch.com: These Are The Top Restaurants In Metro Milwaukee

TMJ4.com: Fresh Seafood and the Best View in Milwaukee


May 2019

Shepherd Express: Pairing the Wines of Summer

TMJ4.com: The Place for Fresh Pasta and a New Spring Menu

Milwaukee Business Journal: DNC host committee requires up to 10% fee for restaurant, venue referrals

Milwaukee Business Journal: Paul Bartolotta leads restaurant company forward following brother Joe's passing


April 2019

Food & Wine: These Are the 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in America, According to OpenTable

TMJ4.com: Perfect Pairings of French Wine and Food

OnMilwaukee.com: LGBTQ+ Youth at the heart of 2020 gala for Care-a-lotta partner Courage MKE

BizTimes: Bartolotta to take over operations of restaurant at McKinley Marina

Premier Bride: Something Old, Something New: 11 Fresh Venues in Southeast Wisconsin


March 2019

Food & Wine: These Are the 2019 James Beard Award Semifinalists

OnMilwaukee.com: Your 2019 guide to Easter brunch

JSOnline.com: Cabbage steps into the spotlight as a new (old) vegetable darling

Milwaukee Business Journal: Foodservice Expo panel: Food halls convenient for guests, chefs

TMJ4.com: A Wisconsin Gastropub with Something for Everyone

Wine Spectator: Restaurant Talk: Milwaukee's Best, Brothers Joe and Paul Bartolotta


February 2019

James Beard Foundation: 2019 Outstand Restaurateur Semifinalist

Milwaukee Business Journal: Milwaukee-area chefs, restaurateurs named James Beard semifinalists

Eater.com: Here Are the 2019 James Beard Awards Restaurant and Chef Semifinalists

Robb Report: Here Are the Semifinalists for America’s Oscars of the Food World

TMJ4.com: Celebrate a Classic Feast... No Silverware Needed!

Milwaukee Business Journal: Tasty food, good music at 88Nine Radio Milwaukee event: Slideshow

OnMilwaukee.com: What Chefs Eat: Amanda Strandt of Mr. B's

D'Artagnan: Meet the Chef: Adam Siegel of Bartolotta Restaurants

Married in Milwaukee: 15 of Milwaukee’s Hottest New Wedding Venues


January 2019

Goodhousekeeping.com: The Most Romantic Restaurant in Every State

Yahoo.com: We Found the Most Romantic Restaurant in Your State

OnMilwaukee.com: Feelin' the love: Your Milwaukee Valentine's Day guide

Tripsavvy.com: Where to Go in 2019

Married in Milwaukee: 25 of Milwaukee’s Most Amazing Historic Wedding Venues

December 2018

TMJ4 News: A Refreshed Look, the Same Authentic Food

OnMilwaukee.com: Urban Spelunking: Ristorante Bartolotta / Charles Jacobus' 1899 Pabst tied-house

BizTimes.com: Study: Milwaukee holds ample opportunity for new restaurateurs

Patch.com: Here's The Best Food & Drink In Wisconsin For 2019​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


November 2018

Shepherd Express: Ristorante Bartolotta Marks a Quarter-Century of Classic Italian Dishes

BizTimes.com: John Korycki named Harbor House head chef

JSOnline.com: Seafood restaurant Harbor House has a new chef

JSOnline.com: Where you see Thanksgiving leftovers, Milwaukee chefs see the makings of an awesome sandwich

TMJ4 News: The Perfect Gathering Place for a Cozy Dinner

Milwaukee Business Journal: 2018 Milwaukee-area power brokers

Milwaukee Magazine: 20 Milwaukee Events to put you in the Holiday Spirit this December 


October 2018

Trekbible.com: The Most Romantic Restaurants in Every State

Elabobak.com: Milwaukee Travel Diaries (For 24 hours!)

OnMilwaukee.com: Lori's picks: Best Milwaukee restaurants of 2018

JSOnline.com: Milwaukee's Top 30 restaurants for 2018

TMJ4 News: Start Planning Your Holiday Parties

OnMilwaukee.com: 6 MKE restaurants with unique names and where they came from

Shepherd Express: Downtown's Busy Global Gastropub

Thrillist.com: The 25 Best Italian Restaurants in America

Yelp.com: Top 50 Places To Eat In Milwaukee


September 2018

Milwaukee Business Journal: Milwaukee Area's Most Upscale Restaurants

JSOnline.com: The executive chef at Mr. B's Steakhouse is fueled by vegetables and a love of cooking


August 2018

TMJ4 News: Steak 101: Know Your Cuts with Mr. B's

Milwaukee Magazine: Best of Milwaukee 2018 (Lake Park Bistro named "Best for Special Occasions")

The Kissing Booth Blog: Girls Weekend in Milwaukee

Milwaukee Business Journal: Two Bartolotta restaurants named among most scenic in America by OpenTable

Travel & Leisure: The 100 Most Scenic Restaurants in the U.S., According to OpenTable

TMJ4 News: An Unmatched Downtown Dining Experience


JuLY 2018

OnMilwaukee.com: A peek at the fruits of the 25th Anniversary refresh at Ristorante Bartolotta

Shepherd Express: The Bartolotta Restaurants Community Giving

Radiomilwaukee.org: Our favorite Milwaukee rooftops and patios of the summer

Milwaukee Independent: Discovery World Gala Ignites the Spark: from Tent to New Event Pavilion in One Year

Wine Enthusiast: Explore the Lakefront City of Milwaukee


May 2018

JSOnline.com: Ristorante Bartolotta in Tosa reopens Wednesday

OnMilwaukee.com: Ristorante Bartolotta reopens after anniversary refresh

TMJ4 News: Fine Dining in an Apple Orchard

USAToday.com: Milwaukee brewery tours and tastings

OnMilwaukee.com: Do you have proper patio prowess? 11 tips for outdoor etiquette

Milwaukee Biz Times: Juan Urbieta - My Favorite Tech

Lakeshore Living: Raising the At-Home Bar

UrbanMilwaukee.com: Ballet Breaks Ground on New Center

BeerMakesThree.com: Need a Summertime Get Away?

OneLittleBlackBlog.com: 24 Hours in Milwaukee


April 2018

OnMilwaukee.com: Just 23 Tomatoes Away from Summer: A Feel Good Story

Milwaukee Magazine: 10 Chefs and a Night of Good Food: What You Missed at the 2018 Chef Event

OnMilwaukee.com: Milwaukee Salad Bar Guide 2018

UrbanMilwaukee.com: 30 Milwaukee Wine Bars

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Find deals on wines by the bottle at Milwaukee-area restaurants

Milwaukee Business Journal: Bartolotta transitions Miss Beverly's restaurant to catering-only concept

Milwaukee Biz Times: Bartolotta closes Miss Beverly’s restaurant to offer catering only

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Are you a ’barbarian? Let rhubarb’s tart-sweet flavor shine in more than pie

Cook.Eat.Dine: Cooking in the Real World

Milwaukee Business Journal: 'Bizarre Foods' chef Andrew Zimmern, Paul Bartolotta team up to prepare dinner for G9 event

WITI Fox 6 News: Milwaukee’s best restaurants, chefs, bakers are coming together for a good cause

OnMilwaukee.com: Running Rebels chosen as 2019 Care-a-lotta gala partner


March 2018

WITI Fox 6 News: Taste and Toast: ‘Lift your spirits during five exclusive nights of sampling and sipping’

Milwaukee Magazine: Taste and Toast brings drink & app deals to downtown Milwaukee

WTMJ 4 News: Bartolotta Restaurants to return to Bradford Beach with Northpoint Custard in 2018

WISN 12 News: Bartolotta to continue partnership with Milwaukee County, Northpoint Custard to open May 19

WDJT 58 News: What are you making for Easter dinner? Reservations!

Milwaukee Business Journal: Behind the deal: How Milwaukee-area businesses wined, dined Foxconn execs

Milwaukee Business Journal: Top Milwaukee chefs come together to raise money to fight Kennedy's disease

WITI Fox 6 News: Enjoy a delicious Easter Brunch at the Italian Community Center

WITI Fox 6 News: ‘Working all day:’ 600+ fed during annual Easter Brunch at Italian Community Center


February 2018

James Beard Foundation: The 2018 James Beard Award Semifinalists

Milwaukee Business Journal: Milwaukee-area chefs, restaurateurs nab James Beard nod as semi-finalists

OnMilwaukee.com: Milwaukee home to five semifinalists for 2018 James Beard awards

Milwaukee Biz Times: Five Milwaukee chefs nominated for James Beard Awards

Milwaukee Magazine: A Bunch of Milwaukee chefs just scored big awards in the 2018 James Beard Awards semi-finals

OpenTablecom: 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America for 2018

Forbes: The 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America: OpenTable Releases Its 2018 List

The Daily Meal: 101 Best Restaurants in America

Patch.com: The Best Italian Restaurant In Wisconsin Is ...

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: 7 great spots around the Milwaukee area to get a well-made Old-Fashioned

Travel Wisconsin: 7 Can't-Miss Milwaukee Steakhouses

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Great Milwaukee restaurants for a first date or anniversary



Edible Milwaukee: The Block: Wauwatosa

Shepherd Express: Where They Eat: John Raymond of Bartolotta’s Lake Park Bistro

Milwaukee Magazine: 5 Reasons I Love Milwaukee: Mario Quadracci

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Dining critic Carol Deptolla's 2017 picks for the best desserts at Milwaukee restaurants

WITI Fox 6 News: Ring in the New Year at Lake Park Bistro

Married in Milwaukee: 30 of the Most Loved Venues on Married In Milwaukee

OnlyinYourState.com: The 10 Milwaukee Restaurants You Must Try In 2018

OnMilwaukee.com: Do this now: Make a 2018 Milwaukee restaurant list


WITI Fox 6 News: Mr. B’s steakhouse opens in old Joey Gerard’s supper club in Mequon

Shepherd Express: Mr. B's: The Place for Steak in Mequon

OnMilwaukee.com: Cooking Channel features Northpoint Custard tonight

WITI Fox 6 News: “Seaside Snacks and Shacks:” Milwaukee’s Northpoint Custard featured in premiere episode of Food Network show

Milwaukee Business Journal: Safe & Sound honors Milwaukee Bucks, Bader Philanthropies

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Carol Deptolla's Top 30 Restaurants

Milwaukee Magazine: 2017 Reader's Choice Dining Awards

OnMilwaukee.com: Best of Dining 2017-2018

Chicago Tribune: Dig in to the supper club tradition on your way to Green Bay

Milwaukee Business Journal: Most upscale restaurants in the Milwaukee area for 2017

SharptekSupply.com: America's Restaurant Empires: 25 Restaurant Groups That Dominate the Food Scene in Their Cities

OnlyinYourState.com: 9 Italian Restaurants In Milwaukee That Serve Pasta To Die For