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Leif's Cafe

904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
+1 715-479-2766
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“omelet” (15 reviews)
“crepes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
05:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

While visiting in the Eagle River area recently, I enjoyed breakfast at Leif's with my family. My brother, who lives there, actually eats breakfast at Leif's every single morning so that was my initial recommendation -- and I really liked it too. I had a...More

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We wanted a light lunch to tide us over and found the perfect thing here. All 6 of us ordered the "Lunch Break" - your choice of a cup of soup (I had the cream of potato - very good!) and a half sandwich. The...More

Thank snaphappy-one
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This place is so good for breakfast. They offer all kinds of breakfast choices. Their omelette a are exceptional! I would recommend them for breakfast for everyone!

Thank Cher621
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I realize most of the reviews of Leif's are for breakfast, but we decided to try it for dinner for our first night in Eagle River. We ordered the chicken fried streak dinner and were disappointed that it was not homemade. We should have asked...More

1  Thank BackRoads522
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Hi took my niece and nephew for brunch on a weekday in late August. The café was on crowded when we arrived, and our order was taken quickly. We all ordered breakfast items 45 minutes later, we were on about our 20th round of rock...More

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

They are always great. We eat here often. The atmosphere is Northwoods. Prices are great. Remember just because food is cheap doesn't mean it's good:)

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Leif's breakfast menu is large with something for everyone. They also have a good selection of lunch offerings and the service is great.

Thank peripatetictexan_12
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stopped here for breakfast. It was REALLY crowded, but didn't have to wait more than a few minutes for table. I ordered the Hunter's skillet I think that's what they called it. It had ham, sausage, bacon, peppers, onions & cheese over hash browns...More

Thank Kim D
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I used to live in Wisconsin and we always ate here when in Eagle River. I'm now living in SC and visiting. Made a point to come and have breakfast here before we left. Worth the wait!!! Great food and service.

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Wether you live in eagle river or just visiting, this is the hands down best breakfast cafe... Ever. I don't give stars but Leifs gets it.

Thank Dillon K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
05:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
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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