Get A Taste Of Key West On The Great Lakes At Wisconsin’s Best Seafood Dive, Barnacle Bud’s     

Traveling to the Florida Keys may be out of the question right now, but that’s quite alright because you can get a taste of Key West right here in Wisconsin at Barnacle Bud’s. Tucked away behind a marina and housed in a ramshackle building, the eatery is unbeknownst to many. However, the folks over at Coastal Living have taken notice and even named the eatery one of the nation’s best seafood dives. Take a look:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:


So, are you ready to get a taste of Key West here in Wisconsin? When observing normal business hours, Barnacle Bud’s opens daily at 11 a.m. For more information, call (414) 481-9974. You can also visit Barnacle Bud’s website or Facebook page.

Did you know about Barnacle Bud’s? Ever visited? If so, what’d you think? Tell us in the comments section.

This isn’t the state’s only beachy keen eatery. Read about another here.

Address: 1955 S Hilbert St, Milwaukee, WI 53207, USA