Miss Katie's Diner
1900 West Clybourn Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233-2102
Mon-Wed 7:00 AM-9:00 PM
Thurs-Fri 7:00 AM-10:00 PM
Sat 8:00 AM-10:00 PM
Sun 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
We are located 2 blocks west of the Marquette campus just west of Downtown Milwaukee. We border I-94 with easy access from both directions. We serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner along with a full bar 7 days a week. We feature a unique 50’s theme throughout the facility. We have been in business for 25 years.
We are named after our grandmother Katherine Picciurro (Miss Katie) who founded Pitch’s restaurant in 1942. We feature the same ribs and rib sandwich that has been served there for over 64 years. Pitch’s Lounge and Restaurant is located at 1801 North Humboldt Avenue Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 414-272-9313.
We feature breakfast, lunch and dinner along with a full cocktail lounge. We have been told we have the best corned beef hash and Italian sausage for breakfast. At lunch our soup, daily specials and sandwiches are very popular. At dinner the nightly special, meatloaf and turkey blue plate dinners are the most popular. We also have steaks, chops and Italian specialties on the dinner menu. Our chocolate, vanilla and strawberry malts and shakes are homemade and the best in Milwaukee.
Our catering services feature fresh, wholesome homemade food delivered and served for moderate prices compared to other caters in the city. We cater to home, office and different halls in the Milwaukee area.
Our bar features cocktail hour specials, an eighteen foot table shuffleboard table with a unique 50’s theme. The bar is very popular for appetizer and cocktail parties after work.
We were visited by President Bill Clinton and then German Chancellor Helmut Kohl in May of 1996. They were here for an impromptu luncheon. This event exposed our diner to the world. We were featured by Rachel Ray of the Food Channel’s $40 Dollars a day for breakfast where she enjoyed a unique Wisconsin omelet a three cheese omelet.
On Sunday February 17, 2008 Former First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton stopped for breakfast during her presidential campaign. She had corned beef hash and hot tea.
On August 19, 2008 we were the Milwaukee spot that hosted Gary Marshall, Henry Winkler, Marion Ross, Tom Bosley, Anson Williams, Donny Most and Erin Moran. They we interviewed live in our diner by CBS anchor Debbye Turner Bell. They were in town for the dedication of the Bronze the Fonz statue in downtown Milwaukee.
Most recently on October 13, 2010 we had the pleasure to serve First Lady Michelle Obama where she had a private lunch with her cousin and his daughter.
Local attractions include The Pabst Mansion, Potawatomi Casino, Mitchell Park Domes, Miller Park, The Bradley Center, Marquette University, The Grand Avenue Mall and The Rave.