Our hospitality derives from thoughtful preparation and an honest day of

restaurant work in a good pair of shoes. The black shoe is a classic

kitchen and server's shoe. They're sturdy, comfortable, and timeless. We

strive to provide hospitality, vision and a slice

of community every day.


Black Shoe Catering features selections from four of Milwaukee's favorite restaurants

for onsite private parties, and pickup, delivered, or staffed offsite catering.

Maxie's, Blue's Egg in Milwaukee and Shorewood, and Story Hill BKC host parties

with options from 10 to 150 guests.

Contact our catering sales director Becki McKenna at 414-336-1005 or

[email protected] to reserve your date.

Walking into Maxie's, has been described as "walking into a party that's in full swing.

Authentic Southern cuisine and comfort foods of all kinds make Maxie's a great choice for any celebration,

including Semi-Private Evening Events or Private Lunches for 75 guests seated or 100 guests reception-style,

and pickup, delivered, and staffed catering and catered events.

Blue's Egg is known for serving the area's best brunch, but transforms into an elegant, modern

dining space at night, serving classic American fine dining fare. Blue's is available at

two locations, in Milwaukee and Shorewood, for private parties any night of the week.

Story Hill BKC is available for private events throughout the day on Mondays, and accepts dinner

reservations for parties of any size Tuesday through Saturday. Story Hill is home to a wine, beer,

and spirits shop with an impressive selection for your next party. Story Hill's Private Dining Room accommodates

parties of 8 to 14, and is available for reservations on Saturday and Sunday schedule at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., and 1 p.m. via

414-539-4424 or [email protected]


Our gift cards can be used for food and drink at our restaurants, Maxie's, Blue's Egg

and Story Hill BKC, and in the bottle shop at Story Hill BKC, giving your giftee an unparalleled

selection of dining, drinking and shopping in one card! Click here or on the card to shop online.

Note: holiday gift card promo not currently available on online gift card sales. Please allow at least 5-7 business days for physical gift cards shipped by mail with standard delivery. Please visit or call the restaurants.


Our Best Guest Club offers points toward rewards every time you dine at our restaurants

or shop for wine at Story Hill BKC. Click here or on the Best Guest logo to register your card,

or check your progress toward your next reward. To see credit earned and redeemed, enter your card number

in the "Gift Card Inquiry" field (this credit can be used just like a gift card!)

Please allow us at least 48 hours to enter your in-store signup slip.


We strive to be great members of the community. Our businesses are a means to

support causes, organizations and individuals in the milwaukee area. We are proud

sponsors of public radio, because we love good music and we believe in the power

of community-supported radio. Our restaurants' broad appeal makes each a great

place to see a daily slice of our community. Everyone is welcome.


Black Shoe Hospitality is a group of independently owned restaurants, and our

mission is to provide Milwaukee with a value and quality for dining unmatched

in the city. If you are serious about joining the Black Shoe team, you need

to be committed to a minimum of six months of employment in order to be a

viable candidate for employment.

We have high-quality food and service standards, and we intend to hire

high-quality people, train them well, and give them the tools and support to

do their jobs in a superior fashion.

If you are interested in employment at Maxie's, Blue's Egg, or Story Hill BKC,

please download, print and fill out the two-page application that you can

download below. Indicate which restaurant you are primarily interested in on

the appropriate line. Even if you intend to submit a resumé, we ask that you fill

out the application in full.

Thank you for your time, and thank you for your interest

in Black Shoe Hospitality.

Click here to download an application.


Black Shoe Hospitality

320 N. 77th St. Milwaukee, WI 53213

[email protected]