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Leif's Cafe

904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
+1 715-479-2766
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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5:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

We haveeaten here four times in the last year. We were not totally impressed with their friday fish fry or the reuben. The food is average .. Nothing exceptional but the place is always busy and lots of cars so maybe we just chose the...More

1  Thank Nana5838
Reviewed July 10, 2017

went to leif's after not having been there the past 3 years, as i remembered, the folks are very friendly, and serve a mean broasted chicken dinner. they obviously have a lot of regulars, and it's a quaint, folksy joint. the price of my dinner,...More

Thank dominicandandy35805
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Stopped for lunch with family and my sister's family. We ordered a variety of salads, sandwiches, and burgers. The kids especially liked the fries that came with their burgers. My wife had a shaved rib eye sandwich which was excellent. I had a salad that...More

1  Thank WisTrippers
Reviewed July 5, 2017

Stopped in due to all the great reviews. It was way bigger and more crowded than expected, but they were set up for it and it was no problem. Good food but a bit pricey in my opinion.

1  Thank eedoonan
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

We drive 4.5 hours at least a couple times of year to Eagle River and always eat breakfast at Leif's. We have never had anything but breakfast so I am only rating it on their breakfast menu. The skillets are excellent as are the omelets....More

Thank Sherri J
Reviewed June 22, 2017

We vacation in Eagle River a few times a year and look forward to a meal or two at Leif's. The food is fine, it arrives promptly and plentiful. It is always good and "hits the spot" after a day out hiking.

Thank 59loon
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

We had 2 slices of pie that were super yummy and then we went back the next morning for breakfast, which was also a very tasty meal, prices & value are very good and our server was excellent!! A very good experience and would highly...More

Thank Rose G
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

My family was in Eagle River for the weekend and we needed breakfast in the morning. The Leif Cafe was nearby, so we thought it was worth a try. We were glad we did! Good baked goods, food is simple and flavorful. Good value for...More

Thank 276elizabethl
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a quick breakfast on our way to the lake. Menu has good variety and the portions are big.

Thank Tara P
Reviewed June 6, 2017

The service is great the food is even better. Your order takes time but it is well worth it. The service is good the food is even better. Your order takes a while because their so busy. But the wait is well worth it. Every...More

Thank William W
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michael g
July 7, 2017|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
No unfortunately there is no gluten free menu. When asked about their gluten free options we were politely told that there's no menu but that we could alter or change the ingredients to make certain items as gluten free as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Eagle River
  • Phone Number: +1 715-479-2766
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