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Rusty Tractor Cafe

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6216 State Highway 42, Egg Harbor, WI 54209-9135
+1 920-743-8704
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07:30 - 14:00
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Sun 07:30 - 13:30
Mon - Sat 07:30 - 14:00
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Deer Creek, Illinois, United States
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We were in town for a wedding & came across this cute restaurant! My husband farms so tractor theme was fun. Seating capacity is small but well worth the wait! I had the pumpkin pancake (only one as it completely filled the dinner size plate!) & bacon. It was delicious! My husband had the all meat omelet over hash browns... More 

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Thank Laura S
Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We ordered breakfast. I had the Mocha covered French toast. Oh my! It was so good! I would take the drive up there for just that.

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Thank m0m10
Egg Harbor, Wisconsin
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have been there before a number of times & keep coming back because the food is delicious. Have never had a bad meal. A lot of choices on the menu. Something for everyone. My granddaughter claims they have the "best grilled cheese ever"!! Has really cute decor. Very friendly waitresses!!

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Thank Lynn G
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Food is good but on the weekends DO NOT come if you have food allergies or any dietary restrictions. Per the waitress they WILL NOT make any changes to the menu options. It took an act of Congress to have no cheese put on my eggs. The waitress stayed they feed 200 people a day and the cook only will... More 

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Thank Amy P
Pam J, Owner at Rusty Tractor Cafe, responded to this review

My business role, is not only owner. I am also the cook. First of all, thank you for complimenting our food. We take great pride in what we prepare. I am glad that you enjoyed your meal. I also, understand your frustration about our no substitution/change policy on weekends. As our waitstaff tried to explain, we do serve a lot... More 

Omro, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

My husband and I stopped for breakfast on the way up to the Sister Bay Fall Festival. We had a 10-15-minute wait, which was fine because there are a lot of great items to browse at to pass the time. Our service was great, and the food was excellent. The amount of food was very generous; we both ended up... More 

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1 Thank dmw70494
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433 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I made this the first stop on a recent foodie trip to Door County and REALLY enjoyed it!!! The restaurant has great decor inside and out. The atmosphere here is great. You'll have to wait to get a table, it's popular. The food is very tasty. I saw pancakes so big, they looked like TRACTOR tires:-). I enjoyed the daily... More 

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1 Thank Tigerman777
La Crosse, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Heard about this place thru Our Wisconsin magazine. What a unique place. Great service! I had the blueberry stuffed french toast yummmmmmm, hubby had the John Deere- huge portion. Filled us up for most of the day. Little gal was selling cupcakes right when you come in-they are delicious.

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Thank Pat B
Homewood, Illinois
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We have been going here for breakfast for several years. The selection and quality of food and the service are all excellent. It's in an old barn with attendant country decor. I am partial to the Tractor Tire pancakes. They are as big as your head. You can get two or three. I can't imagine anyone eating three. There is... More 

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Thank Jim A
Verona
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We always stop here for breakfast on our way out of door county. You won't be disappointed with the food or the selection . They also have a store to check out while you wait.

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Thank Carol G
Highland, Illinois
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Pleasant staff. Quick service. Excellent food. From the looks of others, the portions were generous, too. Highly recommend as a place for breakfast. Prices reasonable.

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Thank Sher S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 13:30
Monday
07:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 14:00
Thursday
07:30 - 14:00
Friday
07:30 - 14:00
Saturday
07:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6216 State Highway 42, Egg Harbor, WI 54209-9135
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Egg Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 920-743-8704
Description
"It's a great place for grown-ups and kids of all ages." It's the only place where you'll experience barn good cookin! The Rusty Tractor, in the family friendly, country casual atmosphere of the big red barn. Serving seriously good food for breakfast and lunch. Be sure to stop in for breakfast to experience the Stuffed French Toast Project - you never know what we're gonna stuff it with next! It's Barn Good Cookin on the griddle and the Grill, Take home some of our home-made fudge or chocolates from The Naked Cow Confectionery. Both only one mile north of Carlsville 6228 Hwy 42, Egg Harbor, Wisconsin - In beautiful Door County

Open seasonally May-October

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?