East Side Milwaukee Cocktail Lounge

Von Trier proudly offers a wide array of quality drink options to appease even the most epicurean of palettes. Featuring a robust selection of German and Euro imported drafts, a creative classic cocktail and hot drink list, an expansive and carefully-curated craft beer draft and bottle selections, and a top-notch wine program, Von Trier simply has something for everyone.


Von Trier's penchant for curating a world-class German and Euro beer program is unrivaled in the greater Milwaukee area and beyond.

Our craft beer program is no slouch either! With up to fifteen rotating craft beer lines, Von Trier collects an array of the best examples of different styles from the top names in the craft beer world. Regularly featuring rarities and one-off's from America's best craft breweries.

German Draft Beer

Andechs Weissbier Dunkel

5% ABV - Dunkelweizen; Delicate tanginess carried by a soft body with undertones of caramel and cocoa.

Bitburger Pils

4.8% ABV - German Pilsener; Clear classic pilsner with a light bitter taste.

Früh Kölsch

4.8% ABV - Kölsch; Crisp and dry with subtle red apple notes and high carbonation.

Hacker Pschorr Weisse

5.5% ABV - Hefeweizen; Cloudy, yellow gold and sweet with a thick white head.

Hofbräu Dunkel

5.5% ABV - Dunkel Lager; Notes of caramel, nut, and dark chocolate.

Köstritzer Schwarzbier

4.8% ABV - Schwarzbier; Dark brown with reddish mocha head and light coffee flavor.

Krombacher Hell

5% ABV - Helles Lager; Bright and crisp golden color with subtle hop notes.

Paulaner Salvator

7.9% ABV - Dopplebock; Paulaner original served by the monks as a replacement for food during lent.

Schneider Weisse Aventinus

8.2% ABV - Dunkel Weizenbock; Deep and complex, this is one of the world's best Weizenbocks.

Spaten Lager

5.2% ABV - Helles Lager; Golden color with a well balanced hop flavor.

Weihenstephaner Festbier

5.8% ABV - Märzen; A full rich bodied, hoppy, seasonal lager especially brewed for Festbier season. 

Weihenstephaner Hefe Weiss

5.4% ABV - Hefeweizen; The quintessiential wheat-beer of Planet Earth. Banana, clove, citrus.

Weihenstephaner Vitus

7.7% ABV - Weizenbock; Spicy single bock wheat with banana and caramel notes.

Weltenburger Kloster Barock Dunkel

4.7% ABV - Dunkel Lager; A specialty of well-balanced richness and fine elegance.

Specialty Import Drafts

Delirium Tremens

8.5% ABV - Belgian Strong Ale; Citrus aromas with rich banana and clove notes.

Lindemann's Framboise

8.5% ABV - Belgian Strong Ale; Citrus aromas with rich banana and clove notes.

St. Bernardus ABT 12

10% ABV - Belgian Quad; Often seen as one of the best beers in the world. Full-bodied taste with a perfect equilibrium between malty, bitter, and sweet.

American Craft Beer

Abita Hop-On

6% ABV - American IPA; Full-bodied juicy pale ale packed with hops to deliver refreshing tropical notes. 

Ballast Point Sour Wench

7% ABV - Berliner Weisse; Sour and tart, bursting with Oregon blackberry flavor and aroma.

Founders Nitro Oatmeal Stout

4.5% ABV - Nitro Stout; Flaked oats, chocolate malt, roasted barley, smooth creamy mouthfeel. 

Gentry's Own Rose Cider

5% ABV - Rose Cider; Pink in color with subtle sweetness and good balance in this refreshing cider. 

Lakefront Riverwest Stein

6% ABV - American Amber Lager; Simple and clean. Notes of toasted biscuit and caramel.

Mobcraft Nitro Batshit Crazy

5.6% ABV - Nitro Brown Ale; Coffee cream nut brown loaded with Lactose and tons of fine Italian Expresso.

Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest 2018

6% ABV - Märzen; Collaboration with Weihenstephaner, the world's oldest brewery.

Three Floyds Gumballhead

4.8% ABV - Wheat Ale; Brewed with red wheat and amarillo hops with a slight lemony finish.

Warpigs Foggy Geezer

8% ABV - New Engand Style Double IPA; 3 Floyds and Mikkeller collaboration brings this stellar unfiltered IPA with notes of guava and passionfruit.


Craft Bottled Beer

Arcadia Morning Nightcap

Coffee Porter 5.4%

Avery Lilikoi Kepelo

Passionfruit Sour 5.4%

Avery White Rascal

Witbier 5.6%

Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin

American IPA 7%

Bear Republic Racer 5

American IPA 7.5%

Bells Two Hearted Ale

American IPA 7.5%

Dogfish Head 60 Min

American IPA 6%

Dogfish Head 90 Min

Imperial IPA 9%

Founder's All Day IPA

American IPA 4.7%

Founder's Dirty Bastard

Scotch Ale 8.5%

Goose Island Sofie

Saison 6.5%

Great Lakes Ed Fitzgerald

American Porter 6%

Karben 4 Fantasy Factory

American IPA 6.3%

Karben 4 Lady Luck

Imperial Red Ale 7.5%

Lagunitas Little Sumpin

Pale Wheat Ale 7.5%

Lakefront Fixed Gear

Red Ale 6.8%

New Glarus Moon Man

American Pale Ale 5%

New Glarus Spotted Cow

Cream Ale 4.8%

Ommegang Hennepin

Saison 7.7%

O'so Big O

Blonde Ale 5.5%

Sprecher Black Bavarian

Schwarzbier 5.8%

Stillwater Cellar Door

Farmhouse Ale 6.6%

Stillwater Mango Dreams

American Wild Ale 6.5%

Stillwater On Fleek

Imperial Stout 13%

Stillwater Stateside

Saison 6.8%

Stillwater Tropic Punch

Wild Ale 4.5%

Stone Delicious IPA

Gluten Free IPA 7.7%

Tall Grass Buffalo Sweat

Milk Stout 5%

Toppling Goliath Pseudo Sue

American Pale Ale 5.8%

Upland Champage Velvet

Pilsener 5.2%

Warpigs Lazurite

American IPA 6.8%

Warpigs Salmon Pants

American Pale Lager 5.3%

Import Bottled Beer

Augustiner Edelstoff

Helles Lager 5.6%

Augustiner Maximator

Doppelbock 7.5%

Ayinger Celebrator

Doppelbock 6.7%

Blackthorn CAN

Hard Dry Cider 6%


Euro Lager 5%

Chimay Ale Premier (red)

Dubbel 7%

Crabbies Ginger Beer

Ginger Beer 4.8%

Einstok Artic Pale

American Pale 5.6%

Einstok Toasted Porter

Porter 6%

Estrella Damm Daura

Gluten Free Beer 5.4%

Julius Echter Dunkel Weizen

Dark Wheat 4.9%

Mikkeller Ich Bin Passionfruit

Berliner Weisse 3.7%

Mikkeller Simcoe IPA

Danish IPA 7.3%

Monks Cafe

Flanders Sour 5.5%


English Brown Ale 4.7%

Petrus Aged Pale

Belgian Pale Ale 7.3%

Reissdorf Kolsch

Kölsch 4.8%

Rodenbach Classic

Flander's Red Sour 5.4%

Rodenbach Grand Cru

Flander's Red Ale 6%

Schneider Weisse Aventiunus

Weizenbock 8.2%

Schneider Weisse Original

Hefeweizen 5.4%

St. Bernardus Tripel

Tripel 8%

St. Feullien Saison

Saison 6.5%

Stella Artois

Pale Lager 5.2%

Weltenburger Anno

Maerzen 5.5%


If cocktails are more your flavor, our rotating cocktail lists include classic cocktails, seasonal cocktails, and for those cold, winter months, hot drink cocktails to warm up even the most wintry of chills.

Classic Cocktails

Old Fashioned

The Quintessential Wisconsin Cocktail. Your choice of liquor and mixer.


Aviation Gin, Crème de violette, Maraschino liqueur, Lemon juice.

Bloody Mary

Our Signature Bloody Mix and Vodka.


Bulleit Rye, Campari, Yzaguirre Rojo.


Ketel Citroen, Cointreau, Cranberry, Lime.

French 75

Hendricks Gin, Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup, Prosecco served in a Flute.


Beefeater Gin, Lime Juice, St. Germain served on the Rocks.


Your choice of Liquor,Yzaguirre Rojo, Angostura Bitters. Rocks or Up.


Fresh Mint, White Rum, Sugar, Lime Juice, Seltzer in a Highball.

Moscow Mule

Russian Standard Vodka, Lime Juice, Ginger Beer in a Copper Mug.


Campari, Beefeater Gin, Yzaguirre Rojo served on the rocks.

Rob Roy

Dewars Scotch, Yzaguirre Rojo, Angostura Bitters served Up.


Asbach German Brandy, Cointreau, Lemon Juice served Up.

Tom Collins

Hendricks Gin, Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup, Seltzer.

Summer Cocktails

Blackberry Bramble

Beefeater Gin, Blackberries, Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup.

Champagne Cocktail

Zonin Prosecco, Sugar Cube, Seasonal Bitters.

Cucumber Mojito

Cucumber Vodka, Rum, Mint, Sugar, Seltzer.

Dark & Stormy

Goslings's Dark Rum, Lime Juice, Ginger Beer.

El Diablo

Tequila, Chambord, Lime Juice, Ginger Beer.

Garden Mule

Stoli Cucumber Vodka, Lime Juice, Ginger Beer.


Bulleit Rye, Angostura bitters, Lemon Juice, Ginger Beer.

Irish Mule

Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey, Lime Juice, Ginger Beer.

Kalte Muschi (Calimocho)

Red Wine and Pepsi. German for "a refreshing Spanish cocktail”.


Espelon Tequila, Cointreau, Lime Juice, Simple Syrup. On the rocks.

New York Sour

Woodford Reserve Bourbon, Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup, Nieto Senetiener Malbec.

Pimms Cup

Pimms No. 1, Ginger Ale, Cucumber, Lime.

Strawberry Basil Lemonade

Titos Vodka, Strawberry Cordial, Lemon Juice, Basil.

Hot Drinks

Almond Joy

Amaretto, Malibu, and hot cocoa topped with whipped cream.

Blackberry Toddy

Blackberry brandy, brown sugar, and hot water garnished with cinnamon and an orange slice.

Chocolate Mint

Hot Cocoa with Rumple Minze and whipped cream.

East Side Mocha

Kahlua, Irish Cream, and Crème De Menthe with hot cocoa and whipped cream.

Hot Buttered Rum

Housemade spiced butter mix and Goslings Dark Rum with Lemon twist and clove.

Hot Butterscotch

Butterscotch Schnapps with hot cocoa and whipped cream with a butterscotch swirl.

Hot Toddy

Whiskey, honey, and lemon juice with a cinnamon sprinkled orange wedge garnish.

Irish Coffee

Irish whiskey a splash of Kahlua and Baileys, brown sugar & hot coffee.

Kentucky Cider

Bourbon, ground clove, and apple cider with cinnamon sticks and a lemon twist.

Keoke Coffee

Brandy, Kahlua, and Crème de Cacoa with coffee and whipped cream.

Marzipan Coffee

Amaretto, Frangelico, and coffee topped with whipped cream and a sprinkle of nutmeg.

Mulled Cider

Gold Rum, hot apple cider, and honey with cinnamon sticks and a lemon twist.


Frangelico, hot cocoa and whipped cream with a nutmeg sprinkle and a swirl of green crème de menthe.


Von Trier has a strong wine program featuring eight tap wines and 17 different styles in total with great examples of each style.

Whites & Sparkling

Guenoc Chardonnay

California. Aromas and flavors of baked pears, Meyer lemon and vanilla, rich mid-palate with a bright finish.

Bex Riesling

Germany. Flavors of key lime pie, starfruit and lime zest with balanced minerality.

Carletto Pinot Grigio

Italy. Dry light to medium bodied wine with crisp citrus and melon flavors.

Clifford Bay Sauvignon Blanc

New Zealand. Crisp and dry with expressive fruit flavors of grapefruit and melon.

Gazela Rosé

Portugal. Peach and berry notes with a hint of effervescence.

Wollersheim Prarie Fume

Wisconsin. Bright honeysuckle notes, with lush flavors of peach and apricot.

Zonin Prosecco

Italy. Dry sparkling wine with an abundance of almonds and fresh citrus notes. 


Guenoc Merlot

California. Aromas and flavors of chocolate, black fruit and fresh raspberries, medium-bodied with a dry finish.

Guenoc Petite Syrah

California. Full-bodied and rich, fruit-forward flavors of blueberry, red raspberry, and blackberry. Hints of soft clove, and cinnamon.

Nieto Senetiner Malbec

Argentina. Well defined and intense wine. Notes of plum with the aroma of vanilla imparted by its aging in French oak.

Inkberry Cabernet

Australia. Shows rich, ripe, berry flavors in harmony with vanilla and coffee notes, products of oak aging.

Butterfield Station Pinot Noir

California. Flavors of wild strawberries and raspberries, aromas of brown sugar and spice.


Madria Sangria Traditional (Red) and Moscato (White).