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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” (75 reviews)
“banh mi” (24 reviews)
“wontons” (10 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

Great food! Dishes are enterprising (if not fully original, but far more original than most). Ingredients are as local as possible (many grown on site). Flavors and textures mesh. If forced to note a downside, it would be that (aside from the great daily fresh...More

Thank Hans D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a contemporary cafe with a widegree selection, all made with fresh ingredients in one of the cleanest kitchens in Door County. Seriously, take a look through the kitchen door as the waitstaff make their way through, it's a sight to behold. The food is...More

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They always have great food: fresh and creative. The waitstaff is very good. However, the venue has a cement floor and when they are busy, you can't even hear yourself, let alone your tablemates.

Thank 61aah
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent late lunch with family. We arrived 30 minutes before closing but the staff was extremely kind. Friendly and happy place. Excellent food. Great service. Will stop again!

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 10 November 2017

BlueFront Cafe, in my opinion, is the best restaurant in Sturgeon Bay. The food is fresh, homemade and natural and perfectly prepared. The menu is to drool for. The staff is efficient and enjoyable. The ambience is comforting. Blue Front is a great place to...More

1  Thank donnagustin2
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We were passing through and asked someone on the street where we could find a good place for lunch. Bluefront Cafe was suggested with a warning that we might have to wait a bit for a table. We did have a short wait, but it...More

Thank anyuserid
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Totally unassuming! The place looks normal from the outside, really modern and clean in side. Our food was fantastic and service was great! Launch for four came to $57. About average for Door County fall tourism pricing. Glad we went there. Chose this place based...More

1  Thank Minneapolis_Josh
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We stopped here for lunch when seeing it was one of the top places to eat in Sturgeon Bay. My friend and I both enjoyed our meals, fish tacos, wrap, and a salad. The staff was friendly. When we arrived we were seated right away....More

Thank Sara N
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We come to Door County often but rarely stop in Sturgeon Bay. What a nice surprise to find this little lunch spot. The food was fresh and not your ordinary sandwich place. I had the day's special which was a pulled pork sandwich with cherry...More

Thank Stargazer52
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We live in Michigan and talk about the food at this place! The menu is often different but that's because food is based on availability and season. We've ate here annually over the past 5 years, got something different almost every time, and loved it...More

Thank BnKSimmons
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Joe K
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Response from Darrell G | Reviewed this property |
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5 November 2015|
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Response from Abby D |
Gluten free bread and buns for an up charge. Very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$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
  • E-mail
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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