Inspired by the art of blacksmithing, Smyth creating cuisine that reflects the handcrafted, soulful trade of transforming raw materials into works of art. We draw seasonally from the bounty that Wisconsin and the Midwest have to offer. Smyth is an intelligent balance between the playful and the traditional. Enjoy soups, salads, appetizers and entrees as well as plates meant for sharing.
Branded is a classic Milwaukee bar. Vintage modern décor matches the cocktail list, with specialties ranging from old-fashioned high balls to brave new concoctions by Branded’s resident mixologists. Offering the best bar food in Milwaukee, the Branded menu rocks classics with a kick. Try our suggested beer pairings that have been handpicked by our well-versed bartenders and Chefs!
Sunday || 11 a.m.- bar close (food until 11 p.m.) Monday-Thursday ||11 a.m.- bar close (food until 11 p.m.) Friday-Saturday || 11 a.m.-2 a.m. (food until midnight)
The Library || 6:30-11 a.m. Monday-Saturday
The Library is The Iron Horse Hotel’s morning gathering place and actual library. Offering large communal tables and a cozy fireplace in the winter, The Library invites you to spread out, read the paper, open up your laptop, hold an informal meeting or strike up a conversation among fellow travelers. Feel free to grab a cup of coffee or cocktail to enjoy while you work or lounge.
Beneath the soaring Sixth Street Viaduct and along the sunny side of the hotel, you’ll find The Yard. More than 400 seats invite you to relax, kick back and enjoy the weather. Always pet-friendly, this outdoor Milwaukee venue comes alive each day from Memorial Day through October and features weekly Thursday Bike Nights, living music during Sunday Sounds and so much more.
Lunch || 11 a.m.-2 p.m. daily during summer months
The Yard offers an unforgettable venue for nontraditional Milwaukee corporate meetings, social gatherings or Milwaukee weddings and is available for private catering events. If you’re looking for a more intimate space, our private Pergola overlooks The Yard and is perfect for groups of up to 50. For more information about private events in The Yard, contact The Iron Horse Hotel Sales Department.
Event driven? Check out our weekly food and beverage specials, holiday happenings and stylish soirees here.