Beer, Bourbon & BBQ

Bus Tour

Beer, Bourbon and BBQ Tour Bus

For many, the thought of Milwaukee food comes paired with brats, beer and cheese curds. With grilling season coming to a close it is time to dive into something a little more smokey. There is much more to consider when appreciating Milwaukee’s thriving food scene and on this bus tour we do just that. Dive into the world of BBQ, bourbon, and beer with us. You’ll enjoy a sweet and tangy spread of finger-licking BBQ, and sip on bourbon-inspired cocktails (or craft beer, if you choose) in some of Milwaukee’s most hidden gem BBQ joints.

Adult: $70.00

Bus Tour

Beer, Bourbon & BBQ

Enjoy a sweet and tangy spread of finger-licking BBQ, sip on bourbon-inspired cocktails and craft beer in some of Milwaukee’s best BBQ joints.

2.5-3 hrs

Tour Details


Most fall/winter Sundays at 11:30 am


3 hours

Number of Stops


Max Group Size


Tour Notes

What's Included?

Samplings of BBQ from three locations, bourbon-inspired drinks, transportation and guided fun. For those who prefer to not have bourbon on this tour, we can offer craft brews or soda instead.


Minimal walking is required. This tour is NOT handicap accessible as attendees will need to go up/down minimal stairs to get on/off the bus multiple times.

Dietary Restrictions

This tour is seafood/shellfish free. We can offer vegetarian options. However, we are not able to accommodate other food allergies, dietary restrictions, or preferences on this tour. This includes gluten, vegan, sugar-free and kosher requests.

Private Tours

Tour can be booked as a private event for groups of 15 or more. We are happy to customize your date, time, location and dietary preferences. Call 414-255-0534 for more details.

Tour FAQs

If you need to cancel, please call (414)-255-0534 x 2 at least 48 hours before the tour. We are happy to give a refund with advance notice. No refunds are provided to no-show attendees or day-of cancellations.

Our tours are conducted rain or shine. If there is severe weather, we will delay the tour or if it needs to be cancelled, will issue refunds and/or reschedule your tour for a later date. 

Unfortunately, we aren’t able to accommodate walk ups. Guarantee yourself a spot on our tour by booking in advance directly at

We offer vegetarian options on all of our food tours. We are unable to accommodate for gluten-free, kosher, sugar-free or vegan on our public tours. We are able to make allergy/preference accommodations on private tours. Contact us at (414) 255-0534 ext. 2.

Our walking tours are handicap and stroller accessible. Check the tour listing for distances. There are plenty of walking breaks and opportunities to sit down along the way.

Our bus tours are not handicap accessible and attendees need to go up/down stairs to get on/off the bus multiple times. Foldable strollers and walkers are welcome.

Yes! All of our tours are available for as private tours. When you arrange for a private tour, you have the flexibility of time, date, number in party, and dietary accommodations. We require 8 or more for a private walking or streetcar tour, or 15 or more for a private bus tour. There is a 25% private tour booking fee which includes: restaurant gratuities, tour guide gratuity, driver gratuity, credit card processing fees, and administrative planning time. Call (414) 255-0534 ext. 2 for more information, or check out our private tour pages on our website.

Let's Get Going!

Meeting Location

Iron Gate BBQ: 4125 S Howel Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207

Meeting location is subject to change. Exact meeting location and parking details are sent in the confirmation email. Advanced ticket purchases required.

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BBQ, Bourbon & Beer Tour

"Our guide Luke was excellent. The places we stopped had excellent food. Different bourbons were fun, they pack a punch! Never disappointed with these tours."

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