Second area World of Beer location opens

Milwaukee Post Staff

Sept. 3, 2014

World of Beer held a special event Sunday for family and friends. The tavern and restaurant features a global menu of craft beers, food, live music and televised sports.   
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MILWAUKEE The second World of Beer in the area opened in Wauwatosa on Aug. 25 in the Giuseppe’s Plaza, 418 N. Mayfair Road.

The 3,200-square-foot tavern with an 800-square-foot patio boasts an extensive collection of craft beers 500 bottles and 42 rotating taps both domestic and international. It also will serve lunch and dinner daily and host live music performances Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday nights each weekend.

"We are so pleased to open our second location in Wisconsin," World of Beer CEO Paul Avery said. "We look forward to providing local guests with the opportunity to kick back with their favorite craft beer or other beverage, sample our tavern fare and maybe experience something new that they can’t find anywhere else."

From left: Co-owner Jeffrey Ferchoff, Adam Buttina, general manager and partner, and co-owner Adam Chwala.   
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According to a release, WOB will rotate taps daily for customers. Along with sampling popular craft beers on-premise, it sells 64-ounce growlers to go. Signature craft spirit cocktails, ciders and wine along with non-alcoholic beverages are also available.

Menu items include giant Bavarian pretzels, a Guinness "brat" slider, chimay burger, gluten-free baked crab cakes and many salad selections.

Also available is a fusion tower, which allows customers to infuse their beer with different flavors such as cinnamon, pineapple, apple, berries, coconut and more.

"We’re thrilled to be bringing the one-of-a-kind World of Beer experience to Wauwatosa and neighboring communities," said Adam Buttina, managing partner. "Whether you’re a passionate beer lover or simply looking for a friendly place to gather for great casual food and a drink, we hope to see you here."

Nationally, WOB began in Tampa. Fla. in 2007. It has grown to 58 locations in 18 states.

The first World of Beer in the area opened on Brady Street on Milwaukee’s east side in 2012.

For more information, call 262-770-3902.