Tricklebee Cafe

A pay-what-you-can community café that offers healthy meals, food-service training, & spiritual nourishment.

MENU (9/30):

Italian Sawsage Soup (contains pea protein sawsage, zucchini, tomato, yellow squash, onion, green bell peppers, garlic, fresh parsley, & homemade veggie stock)—vegan & GF [optional sourdough croutons—contain wheat]

Creamy Cajun Casserole (contains brown rice, onion, kidney beans, tomato, green bell peppers, chanterelles, cauliflower, peas, cashew cheeze, cajun seasoning, garlic, celery, & spinach & artichoke dip—topped w/ coconut bacun)—vegan & GF

Jicama Salad (red cabbage, jicama, & radish in a creamy lime vinaigrette)—vegan & GF 

Chocolate Cluster (contains cornflakes, hazelnuts, marshmallows, dates, & dark chocolate)—vegan & GF

Sparkling CBD Grapefruit Lemonade (contains agave)

Hot Herbal Tea or Hot Green Tea or Coffee


Our much-awaited Tricklebee Cafe cookbook and accompanying comic book are here, and they are sailing off the shelf!
The cookbook contains 15 of our favorite customer-approved plant-based recipes.
The original comic book is written and illustrated by our kitchen assistant Julio Nieves.
The set is available for $20.00 at the cafe. 

To order your set online & have it shipped to you, click here.


Check out this stellar video:

Commissioned by Milwaukee Opera TheatreHome Cooked Heroes is a spoken-word opera with text by Milwaukee poet Brit Nicole, and music by Milwaukee-based musician Ms. Lotus Fankh. Together, with staff and volunteers from Tricklebee Café, they explore what it means to operate a pay-what-you-can restaurant from the center of a food desert, revealing how simple acts of generosity can transform a neglected building into a thriving hive of connection and community.