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Red Onion Cafe

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555 Main St, Ste 10, Racine, WI 53403-1000
262-619-4110
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7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Waunakee, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed our meal (lunch) at Red Onion Café in Racine. The three of us had a omelet, two chicken salads. Must order at the counter and they deliver to your table with your number. Table we're keep clean mostly by customers returning dishes to bin at the end of the cafe. It was a Saturday and very quite with... More 

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Thank David20130609
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Good for lunch with soup of the day as well as Quiche selections. Perfect location as it is in the downtown Racine. Walk to the lake or visit shops!

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Thank NDSunset
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

I had the opportunity to host a surprise 40th birthday party for my sister at the cafe and man-o-man, what a great time! Corey was awesome with communicating all of the details, coordinated the amazing food, and even hung around for the entirety of the party just to make sure everything went well. People loved the atmosphere; the venue itself... More 

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Thank Angela S
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

This was the only place we found open for breakfast one Friday morning in Racine and we are glad we did. The omelets are good size with fresh ingredients, and they make a good cup of coffee.

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Thank Christine H
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

We were a party of six, plus a baby. There was room by the table for the stroller, the staff were friendly and helpful, and the food was good. Like Panera, there was soup, which was excellent, salad, or bread based burgers or sandwiches, with a good variety of fillings. Each choice has a combo option with either salad, crisps... More 

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1 Thank MikePendray
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

You absolutely must try the Red Onion Chowder! Don't be fooled! The small cup is more than enough with the hard roll and you will be full for the entire afternoon!

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Thank Jayne L
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Hit or miss. A local eatery. Limited options on the weekend. Went in on a Saturday and they had a very scaled back Saturday menu. Don't open if you are going to limit options. Only limited vegetarian options. Tried a few times and found it to be mediocre. I won't go back. Boring.

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Thank Allen R
Racine, Wisconsin
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This our go to place for breakfast in Racine. Consistent and large variety of omelets. Their quiche is also very good.

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Thank kevin s
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 465 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Quick summary: the menu is mostly sandwiches, soups, and salads, Very well-crafted. Reasonable prices for excellent quality. Sunny, airy room. My husband and I stopped in for lunch. The menu is mostly a range of hot and cold sandwiches, excellent homemade soups, and salads. There is usually a specialty item -- quiche on the day we went. There is also... More 

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Thank Mme_X
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Great lunch spot, a little slow but worth the wait! Both times we have had great food! First choice for lunch!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Soups, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 Main St, Ste 10, Racine, WI 53403-1000
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Racine
  • Phone Number: 262-619-4110
Description
The Red Onion Cafe prides itself as offering the downtown Racine business community a more upscale option for both breakfast and lunch. Offering a range of sandwiches, salads and home-made soups, the Red Onion Cafe is a great option for a quality, quick lunch. Also, with full espresso bar service and 20 gourmet omelet options, the Red Onion Cafe is a great place to enjoy a hearty, start-your-day breakfast before heading to work.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?