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Chef's Hat Cafe

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3063 Church Street, Ephraim, WI 54211
920-854-2034
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dessert, Breakfast, Dinner

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  • 127
    Excellent
  • 71
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Breakfast

We stopped here on our last morning in town. We were quickly greated and seated. Everyone was very friendly and it has a very warm atmosphere. I almost didnt feel like we were in a restaurant. We both ordered a drink or coffee and a snickers (?) I think it was latte. The latte was absolutely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
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English first
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

We stopped here on our last morning in town. We were quickly greated and seated. Everyone was very friendly and it has a very warm atmosphere. I almost didnt feel like we were in a restaurant. We both ordered a drink or coffee and a snickers (?) I think it was latte. The latte was absolutely delicious! Im wanting another... More 

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Our friends love Che'f's Hat, we finally had a chance to try it on a quiet Winter weekend and weren't too impressed. The staff was very friendly, but the food was average and I thought portions were small. We'd try it again in Summer for lunch, but w/ all the other good options in Door County we won't be back... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Solid place for a hearty breakfast before heading out on an adventurous day on the bay or in the state park.

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Evanston, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We stopped by here late one evening after photographing the sunset and were pleased to find that they were still serving dessert out on their patio. Great cherry pie! We came back later in the week for lunch. Lots to choose from on an eclectic menu.

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Every time we are in Door we try something new. This was our first time to the Chef's Hat. The cafe is cozy and cute inside. They have a nice variety of breakfast and lunch items in winter. Prices are $9-$13 which is pretty consistent with other places. I would recommend the Half-It option - for $9.99 I had a... More 

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Dale, WI
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We visited this place in the spring as well and loved it so much we visited the next morning and our first morning this time around. I am pretty sure I could have made a meal out of the scones but then I would have been missing out on their excellent breakfast. We will be back!

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Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I am a tourist turned local, and since moving to Door County, my husband and I have been trying as many places as we can. We stopped in at Chef's Hat with my mother-in-law today, and we were met with a crowd. Now, being a beautiful Saturday in the midst of the autumn tourist season, this wasn't unexpected, and we... More 

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berwyn, il
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Had breakfast there one morning and enjoyed it so much we went back for dinner. Great food, good service.

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Naperville, Illinois
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We entered thru what I think is the back door, and were greeted warmly as we were guided to another room to wait for a table. This is where I stood watching desserts, coffee and drInks were prepared. I noticed that it seemed to be a bit messy/dirty back there, which turned me off a little. We were seated quickly.... More 

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Wheaton, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Had a great Lunch at Chef's Hat. I had a bacon, mushroom and Swiss burger and it was awesome. My wife had a half sandwich and soup. The soup was a pumpkin bisque. Overall it was a great lunch. I will be back for sure.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3063 Church Street, Ephraim, WI 54211
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Ephraim
  • Phone Number: 920-854-2034

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?