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Bluefront Cafe

86 W Maple St, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-3420
+1 920-743-9218
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (74 reviews)
“banh mi” (24 reviews)
“wontons” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
86 W Maple St, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-3420
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 5 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The atmosphere is great, the buzz of a big city restaurant inside while outside it looks like just another restaurant, the food, while pricey, is fabulous, and the wait staff very cordial and efficient. It was a great experience and I would go back as...More

Thank Rick R
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a weekday lunch. Superb food and friendly attentive service. Arrived at 1 pm and had to wait about 10 minutes for a table....needless to say this place is very popular and has earned a great reputation in town. Note that this establishment...More

Thank BandBsRGr8
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This place is always so good, the food and service. A great place for lunch on the way to Door County

Thank Beth B
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Joseph K
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Response from Darrell G | Reviewed this property |
Good question! TripAdvisor please reply!!!
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$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, 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, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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 organic wines to accompany your meal. Casual menu with soups, salads, and sandwiches for lunch and dinner.
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