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Bluefront Cafe

86 W Maple St, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-3420
+1 920-743-9218
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (72 reviews)
“banh mi” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
86 W Maple St, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-3420
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First thought, too, too bad they do not serve dinner! Great food, great service, nice, casual atmosphere. Inventive wine and beer list.

Thank kevinfL8002EY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in during the blizzard last April 2018, and were relieved find them open. The server was friendly and the atmosphere was appealing. We tried a Curried Chicken Salad Sandwich (Coleman Natural chicken breast, sweet curry dressing, toasted almonds, celery, raisins on organic oat-nut...More

Thank NomadicPixie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us had lunch here on a fairly busy Tuesday. The beer cheese soup was the best ever. Our sandwiches were each delicious - ham on a pretzel bun, muffaletta, and curried chicken, The variety of items on the menu was excellent. The clientele...More

Thank TravelingDave72
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We had the cherry pulled pork sandwich “the special sandwich of the day” and it was very good along with a side salad with the house lemon vinaigrette dressing. The salad was very colorful and fresh. Great choice for our Saturday afternoon lunch! The whole...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The menu is a nice variety and what I ate was good. BUT when are they open? Their hours are so sporadic. They actually were closed the Saturday evening of St Bay Days. So I hesitate to tecommend them to anyone because they may not...More

Thank Mary Lou S
bluefrontchef, Owner at Bluefront Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

We don’t serve dinner. We serve lunch Tuesday-Sunday 11-3. We are open year round except for the month of January.

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Late lunch on a cloudy Sunday really brightened our day! Prompt, friendly, enthusiastic service. Menu with lots of yummy options. Fresh clean interior with bright Impressionist art. And the FOOD! I can’t remember when I had a sandwich as delicious as the smoked turkey with...More

Thank timebes
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I was very happy with the vegan selection here, especially since it’s not always easy finding a good/affordable vegan meal in Door County. My friend and I got the tofu bahn mi and the vegan veggie sandwich. Both were fantastic! The tofu on the bahn...More

Thank tendollarwine
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Ate here on a whim and not disappointed. Lots of vegetarian options but food for carnivores as well. Everything we had was delicious. Fast service and attentive. Offer wine and beer as well. Would highly recommend!

Thank Mhulteen
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Another delightful meal at Bluefront with family. The only reason I won't recommend Bluefront is because I'm afraid it will become too popular.. But I'm sure they can handle the crowds. We had a great waitress in Chris who was attentive. She delivered everything in...More

Thank Joe K
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Maybe it’s because I had high expectations after seeing all the good reviews but I can’t give this cafe more than an average rating. Fish tacos a bit skimpy and a bit bland along with the side accompaniment. Lacked flavor desperately. Mushy and warm fish....More

Thank NorthStar699644
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Joe K
6 February 2016|
Response from Darrell G | Reviewed this property |
Good question! TripAdvisor please reply!!!
6 November 2015|
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Response from 37abbyd |
Gluten free bread and buns for an up charge. Very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 15
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 W Maple St, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-3420
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Sturgeon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 920-743-9218
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From freshly prepared soups to homemade desserts, you will find everything to be of the highest quality. Organic and locally-grown products used whenever possible. Large selection of craft beers and wine to accompany your meal. Casual menu with soups, salads, and sandwiches for lunch.
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