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The Summer Kitchen Restaurant

10425 Water St, Ephraim, WI 54234-9501
+1 920-854-2131
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (74 reviews)
“soup” (98 reviews)
“sandwich” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Soups, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
10425 Water St, Ephraim, WI 54234-9501
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1 - 10 of 271 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

They had a very extensive menu. Their soups are delicious. Serving sizes are plentiful but we thought they were a little on the pricey side.

Thank Phlegon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quiche was dried out. Probably the worst I've had too much stuff in the quiche not leaving enough space to keep the eggs light and creamy.

Thank Kathy O
OnBehalfOf, Owner at The Summer Kitchen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kathy, we apologize that you didn't enjoy your quiche. Everyone has a different palate and preferences. Therefore, we do understand and respect someone disliking something others may love. As a family business, our guests' feedback is important, ​so we thank you for your review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for breakfast around 9:30 on Saturday. we were seated right away. once we ordered our food, it was out and on the table in 5 minutes. Both our dishes, quiche with homemade applesauce and then the special which was a skillet with chorizo,...More

Thank Jen N
OnBehalfOf, Owner at The Summer Kitchen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Delicious, fast and fun - we love how you describe us! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We appreciate the review and hope the next time you're in the area you stop by again.

Reviewed 17 October 2017

We stopped for breakfast, I had the special-eggs, veggies with chorizo sausage. It was very good but could have used a bit more spicyness as I like heat. Neat setting, nice touches, lots of windows, seemed like it once was a home in it's original...More

Thank JG53558
OnBehalfOf, Owner at The Summer Kitchen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the ​nice review! We always love hearing from our guests. We look forward to your return.

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch and were seated at a lovely window table. We enjoyed the chardonnay and a bowl of soup from the soup bar, that is included with the entrees. There were 4 choices, all looked great! We chose French Cabbage and Cream of...More

Thank sunlovr2
OnBehalfOf, Owner at The Summer Kitchen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for leaving us such a flattering review! Nothing makes us happier than guests who frequent and enjoy our restaurant. We appreciate your kind words and look forward to having you back again very soon!

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We had a late breakfast at the Summer Kitchen and enjoyed it very much. The food is fine although the prices are a bit high. The décor is interesting and the restaurant is filled with interesting knick-knacks and delightful decorating. Service is quite friendly. Some...More

Thank TravelinMJ
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Was hungry for Mexican and their description says American/Mexican food. I'll start by saying their soup was delicious. My husband ordered the perch.. first piece was good but the others were swimming in grease. I ordered the chicken fajita salad. My husband saw the cook...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We had breakfast here on a busy Fall morning and enjoyed our delicious breakfast of eggs, hash-browns, toast, and sausage. There was also fresh fruit available. Their menu has many breakfast options and a few daily specials. The hostess & waitress were both friendly and...More

Thank AreWeThereYet500
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I had breakfast with friends here about 15 years ago and remembered their homemade granola so wanted to stop by again to try it with hubby. I had the granola with fruit and he had oatmeal with fruit. Both were yummy and we were happy...More

Thank LeBonVieTravels
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Prices are high but the soups are fantastic. Every menu item gets a cup of soup and with a large selection on the menu you will find something you will love. Food is great! We have been there many times over the past ten years...More

Thank garyhD7668IG
OnBehalfOf, Owner at The Summer Kitchen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Fantastic is such a huge compliment, Gary! Thank you for the 5-star review and for being a loyal customer through the years! Until next time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10425 Water St, Ephraim, WI 54234-9501
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Ephraim
  • Phone Number: +1 920-854-2131
Description
The Summer Kitchen is renowned for its homemade soups, fresh bread and yummy desserts. At least five different soups are available daily. Order a single cup, two cups, a bowl or our Taster's cups and enjoy! All lunch entrees include a cup of soup. Dinner entrees are served with a baked potato, a side of vegetables, homemade bread and your choice of soup or salad.
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