• Shepherd Express Dining Review of Maison French for Home

    Maison is Washington Heights’ Home for French Cuisine

    Bienvenue a la Maison means “Welcome Home” in French. The new place is in Washington Heights, housed in the former Meritage Restaurant. Although the layout is the same, the modern bistro décor has been updated with light-colored walls and a newly refaced bar. Chef and owner Michael Quinn brings his […]

  • French Words to Know, Volume I

    French Words to Know, Volume I – General Phrases

    As many of you know, we’re Maison – Milwaukee’s most recent addition to the historic Washington Heights neighborhood. We respect and celebrate the intoxicating culture of France, specializing in modern adaptations of authentic French dishes. So, without further ado, let’s take a closer look at some general French words and […]

  • Vote for Your Favorite New Restaurant

    Bonjour, friends – we’d like to make you aware of an interesting opportunity, which has presented itself. Milwaukee Magazine is currently conducting their annual “Readers Choice Dining Awards.” During this time, they will be accepting online votes on behalf of your favorite Milwaukee restaurants for a variety of different categories, […]

  • Try Our Summer Dining and Drinking Specials

    Summer Dining & Drink Specials

    A respected French writer, Alphonse de Lamartine, once said, “Le monde est un livre dont chaque pas nous ouvre une page.” This translates to “The world is a book – with each step we open a page.” At Maison, we recently took our first step by opening our doors in […]

  • Join us for Eat On Vliet Street

    Maison is happy to be a part of Eat On Vliet happening Saturday, June 10. We will be offering a limited menu with patio seating from 11:00 am until 5:00 pm. Join us and receive 15% off bottles of Rose wine.

  • Maison to open in Washington Heights on May 26

    Maison, the much anticipated French restaurant at 5921 W. Vliet St., will open its doors to the public on May 26 at 5 p.m. The restaurant, which is owned and operated by Chef Michael Quinn, formerly of Coquette Cafe, will also feature dishes created by sous chef Joe Roethel, who […]

  • Authentic French Wine at Maison

    Best Cellars: 6 Authentic French Wines Served at Maison

    By now, we’re sure that many of you have heard of Maison. We’re Milwaukee’s most recent French restaurant, specializing in classic French dishes with our own modern twists. Although we love to adapt French cuisine, one thing we never compromise on is quality and taste. Our Owner, Michael Quinn, loves […]

  • Bastille Days to bring beaucoup de Parisian fun to downtown Milwaukee

    The 36th annual Bastille Days returns to Cathedral Square Park July 13-16 with free entertainment all weekend long MILWAUKEE, Wis. (April 19, 2017) – The 36th annual Bastille Days returns to Cathedral Square Park July 13-16 with free entertainment all weekend long. Featuring live art, an international marketplace, wine and […]

  • West side restaurant Maison nearing April opening

    Carol Deptolla , Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Published 7:35 a.m. CT March 24, 2017 | Updated 4:53 p.m. CT March 24, 2017 A look inside new French restaurant Maison Maison’s name is painted in red, gilded letters on its windows, at 5921 W. Vliet St. on Milwaukee’s west side, and about […]