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Lake Street Cafe

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21 S. Lake St, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020-2104
+1 920-876-2142
11:00 - 00:00
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Mon 17:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015

This is my favorite restaurant in Elkhart Lake. Every time I've been there, I've had delicious food. Whether sitting outside or inside, it's always a treat to dine there.

Thank Brenda W
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Reserved a table for 7 people on a Saturday for my birthday with my family and was pretty dissapointed. I was so excited to eat there as I was told the food was great but when we arrived it was packed and so loud! There is a tavern area and a dinning room, so was glad I made a reservation... More 

3 Thank Bhonest3
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Comfortable, casual atmosphere. Great service; food is even better! Wanted to try everything! Boudin ball app just like NOLA! Big wine and beer list. Must give this place a try.

Thank vickifuka
Grafton, Wisconsin
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76 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

How about bacon and broccoli pizza with horseradish cheddar cheese, red onions and garlic on a crispy crust? Delicious. Cuban sandwich served as a quesadilla -- on appetizer list but nice size for lighter entrée which would not leave you hungry. Plus we were able to share a crème brule with Grand Marnier for dessert. Always items to select for... More 

1 Thank Barbara K
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

Busy place in downtown Elkhart Lake. Food was delicious and the drinks were tasty, too. Was a bit crowded but our wait wasn't that long. We grabbed a seat at the bar with a window view out onto the street. Great time!

2 Thank Ken M
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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447 reviews
324 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

This isn't your average pub/bar with pedestrian fare and drinks. The wine list is off the charts crazy with unreal prices. The verticals alone are worth the drive from Milwaukee (or Chicago for that matter). The lobster bisque is sublime. Pair that with any of their exceptional whites and you'll be in heaven!!! Menu ranges from soups, salads etc. to... More 

1 Thank CzechMate2010
Beecher, Illinois
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2015

we stopped for lunch and the food was very good, menu had enough variety. no complaints. the service was efficient and the atmosphere was1950's, but clean.

Thank mck210
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2015

Driving through Elkhart Lake is always a pleasure, even on a gloomy day in March. Hungry for something new and interesting, we parked in front of Lake Street Cafe and was greeted with happy smiles and bright blue chairs! A large mural in bold colors glowed even though the skies outside were grey. The staff was pleasant and accommodating even... More 

2 Thank 13Moondance13
Madison, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015

great food and friendly service the menu also has a lot to offer and a surprising number of choices if your at one of the hotels or resorts or your there for the race track it is well worth a short drive into the little town !

2 Thank 770timothy
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2015 via mobile

We were visiting Elkhart Lake and decided to stop here for lunch. We had no idea what to expect but I'm glad we decided to give it a try. The decor was great! They have a pretty big bar as well. We ordered the three cheese panini and the shaved ham and Brie panini and it hit the spot. Their... More 

1 Thank Kayla S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 S. Lake St, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020-2104
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Elkhart Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 920-876-2142

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?