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424 Lincoln St., Rhinelander, WI
1 715.362.8994
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Dining options: Lunch, Outdoor Seating
Description: "Espresso bar, gourmet sandwiches & salads, seasonal homemade soup, wine...
"Espresso bar, gourmet sandwiches & salads, seasonal homemade soup, wine by the glass and specialty gifts".
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Hidden Paradise

I just loved this place. My friend is from Rhinelamder and so we stopped to get coffee and oh my goodness. I just loved it. They ladies are not as friendly as you would think, but the coffee what wonderful, the food was great and thet even had shopping. I really love this little place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

I just loved this place. My friend is from Rhinelamder and so we stopped to get coffee and oh my goodness. I just loved it. They ladies are not as friendly as you would think, but the coffee what wonderful, the food was great and thet even had shopping. I really love this little place.

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Peoria, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We stopped by the Crimson Cafe while passing through Rhinelander, on our trip to Wisconsin. It was darling! We loved the charm, ambiance, and of course, the coffee. Thank you, Alyson, for your great service! There is also a little gift shop offering unique items at a reasonable price. If we ever pass through Rhinelander again, we will definitely be... More 

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Excellent stop for REAL Espresso and paninni. I would call it a small bistro rather than a restaurant but EXCELLENT for a mid afternoon carry-over. EXCELLENT service and friendly atmosphere

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

good sandwiches, good coffee, place is clean, staff is friendly and knowledgeable about products. Will go back

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Crimson is, by far, the best place for lunch in town. Delicious paninis, salads and seasonal soups....all made using the freshest ingredients. Seasonal soups are home made from scratch. Ordering half sandwich/half salad combo is perfect. Wonderful wine selection and outdoor patio to enjoy. Fun gifts and delicious espresso bar as well! Super friendly staff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

In the summer you can eat inside or out. Its a little house with the bottom floor as the café. Nice wait staff and fast, good cook. A great selection of salads, sandwiches, sometimes soup which I wish they had year round as an option. Oh yes and coffee-they also have that. They also have some nice wall art, scarves... More 

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Menasha, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Very nice and tasty lunch. Good coffee! Went with my wife, felt like the only guy in the place. Very good though

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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Nice place for a good sandwich and soup with a nice menu. A relaxing atmosphere with a small gift shop attached. A great find.

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This is such a great place to spend some quality time with anyone. The food and drinks are yummy, the atmosphere is so charming, and the girls that work there are great. Can't think of one thing that I don't like about it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This delightful little cafe is located in a house with a converted first floor off the main route through town and also away from the bypass. The decor is attractive. They have a small gift shop to one side. The food was very good and nicely presented. We enjoyed the half-sandwich/half-salad combinations. The sandwiches were on ciabatta and panini. The... More 

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Address: 424 Lincoln St., Rhinelander, WI
Phone Number: 1 715.362.8994
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Rhinelander
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: 424 Lincoln St., Rhinelander, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Rhinelander
  • Phone Number: 1 715.362.8994

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

"Espresso bar, gourmet sandwiches & salads, seasonal homemade soup, wine by the glass and specialty gifts".

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