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Leif's Cafe

904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
+1 715-479-2766
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Varied menu with some hits and some misses. Busy Saturday breakfast. Arrived around 10. Seated in about ten minutes but waited for our order to be taken and then long wait for our food. Took us almost 90 minutes from arrival to departure. Eggs hash...More

Thank wislawcat
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

The main reason my family and I visited Leifs cafe is that it's #1 on the trip advisors rankings and the gluten free option heading on the website associated w the restaurant. Food was good but they need to get rid of the gluten free...More

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We haveeaten here four times in the last year. We were not totally impressed with their friday fish fry or the reuben. The food is average .. Nothing exceptional but the place is always busy and lots of cars so maybe we just chose the...More

1  Thank Nana5838
Reviewed 10 July 2017

went to leif's after not having been there the past 3 years, as i remembered, the folks are very friendly, and serve a mean broasted chicken dinner. they obviously have a lot of regulars, and it's a quaint, folksy joint. the price of my dinner,...More

Thank dominicandandy35805
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Stopped for lunch with family and my sister's family. We ordered a variety of salads, sandwiches, and burgers. The kids especially liked the fries that came with their burgers. My wife had a shaved rib eye sandwich which was excellent. I had a salad that...More

1  Thank WisTrippers
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Stopped in due to all the great reviews. It was way bigger and more crowded than expected, but they were set up for it and it was no problem. Good food but a bit pricey in my opinion.

1  Thank eedoonan
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We drive 4.5 hours at least a couple times of year to Eagle River and always eat breakfast at Leif's. We have never had anything but breakfast so I am only rating it on their breakfast menu. The skillets are excellent as are the omelets....More

Thank Sherri J
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We vacation in Eagle River a few times a year and look forward to a meal or two at Leif's. The food is fine, it arrives promptly and plentiful. It is always good and "hits the spot" after a day out hiking.

Thank 59loon
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We had 2 slices of pie that were super yummy and then we went back the next morning for breakfast, which was also a very tasty meal, prices & value are very good and our server was excellent!! A very good experience and would highly...More

Thank Rose G
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

My family was in Eagle River for the weekend and we needed breakfast in the morning. The Leif Cafe was nearby, so we thought it was worth a try. We were glad we did! Good baked goods, food is simple and flavorful. Good value for...More

Thank 276elizabethl
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michael g
8 July 2017|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
No unfortunately there is no gluten free menu. When asked about their gluten free options we were politely told that there's no menu but that we could alter or change the ingredients to make certain items as gluten free as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
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05:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Eagle River
  • Phone Number: +1 715-479-2766
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