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Off the Rail Cafe

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44 Gottfried Street, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020
+1 920-876-3655
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good27%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (38 reviews)
“sandwiches” (36 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
Soups, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
44 Gottfried Street, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020
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Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for breakfast while in town. We both had breakfast sandwiches with eggs and bacon on some really good bread. My husband loved it. I did too but I needed more flavor so I added hot sauce. It was very...More

Thank 1971wiel
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Stopped on our way from Sheboygan to Fond du Lac. Are outside as the day was sunny. You order inside, pay and they bring it out. Will go back.

Thank Arch15times
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

What a great place! The sandwiches were amazing! Super firendly folks! Highly recommend. The spin on a Reubens was really good and the locomotive was soon tasty!

Thank rvadventures69
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, great atmosphere and polite staff! We had a smoothie, brevet, bagel and egg puffs. We took a few desserts to go too.

Thank shellkreegs
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff, good food, good price. Great for a nice breakfast. Not much seating inside. A number of people were at outside tables, but weather was nice so not a problem.

Thank Dave L
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

From the soups to the sandwiches to the desserts and coffee.....you can't go wrong!! Kelly's soups are great any day, cold or warm! Great music fun staff....make this your breakfast and lunch destination!!!

Thank WiTriguy
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Great place to grab coffee and a quick bite. Plan on a line. They are fast but it is a busy place. Great customer service and the food is yummy!!

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Best muffin. EVER. Hit out of the oven. It was yum yum. Cute place. Nice smoothies and sandwiches too

Thank 4estflyer
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Was passing thru Elkhart Lake area and stopped in, the cafe is a charming spot, friendly and the food was delicious, we happened to beat the lunch hour rush which appears to be a local hangout. I would recommend stopping in for some soup (homemade)...More

Thank Gskipp2
Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

Great food and owners are awesome. Even speak dutch! Except for the English man. Nice to talk about real football!

Thank Jan t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Gottfried Street, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Elkhart Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 920-876-3655
  • E-mail
Off The Rail is a cozy breakfast/lunch restaurant located in the heart of Elkhart Lake. We offer fresh, made-to-order, hand-crafted sandwiches and soups as well as coffee, beer and wine. Family run and a fun vibrant atmosphere will have you feeling right at home in this historical building. Custom Free Wi-Fi available.
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