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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” (77 reviews)
“banh mi” (29 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 2 days ago

never have had a bad meal, whether with friend ,couple, family eat here a lot always good food. Limited menu and options but love their fish tacos and meatloaf sandwich great salads!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bhfoodie2017
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

The menu has some really great choices for food. I went with the walleye sandwich and it was amazing. Plenty of food to fill you up! My wife went with the fish tacos and mentioned that it was really good. The staff was very friendly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank James F
Reviewed 2 December 2018

This is a small, but very busy, restaurant. As with most restaurants in Door county, the service was unreliable. It started off decent but went progressively downhill. Dirty plates left on the table (and on many other tables) even though staff passed by several times...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Headwindtom
Reviewed 30 November 2018

A cut above the rest! Probably our favorite place in Sturgeon Bay to eat. Everything is good! Love their salads.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rh1979
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

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

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kevinfL8002EY
Reviewed 17 October 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NomadicPixie
Reviewed 10 October 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TravelingDave72
Reviewed 6 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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Linda D
Reviewed 2 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

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mary Lou S
bluefrontchef, Owner at Bluefront Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 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 1 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank timebes
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Response from Darrell G | Reviewed this property |
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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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