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Second Story Restaurant in the Ephraim Shores Motel - CLOSED

10018 Water Street, Ephraim, WI 54211
+1 920-854-2371
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
12 Oct 2016
“Worth stopping in.”
12 Aug 2016
“Restaurant closed for good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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10018 Water Street, Ephraim, WI 54211
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

We enjoyed our breakfast which included lots of options. The bonus here is the beautiful view of the bay from the second story. I did'nt ask if there was access to an elevator, so if you have trouble climbing stairs, you may want to pass...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 12 August 2016

What a let down. We have always been able to count of a good meal at a fair price. I think this was keeping the hotel alive that was attached to it. I was given a vague answer about things not working out ( raising...More

1  Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Always good menues and hefty servings.Unique view and location. Very helpful on choices from the menu.

Thank gaohrt
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This is a very nice restaurant with linens and tablecloths. Great view of the Bay. Very cheerful decor! Had the best French Toast ever!! Prices are consistent with other Door County restaurants. Very nice server. Plenty of parking. Will be back.

Thank mathgenius
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Casual dining with excellent selection of food for the whole family. We enjoyed their full breakfast menu very much. Kid friendly.

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 1 January 2016

I had the croissant french toast which was delicious, but my husbands quiche had definitely come out of the microwave and looked like it was old. View was great, but the atmosphere in the restaurant was tacky. In my opinion there are too many other...More

Thank Jen9823
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I really think the only thing this restaurant had going for itself was the view. The sunset was absolutely stunning, but the food was not great. My husband ordered a burger and it was definitely a factory formed and frozen product. I had a chicken...More

Thank Leah L
Reviewed 2 September 2015

During my recent two-week vacation in Ephraim, I ate at Second Story Restaurant at least 8 times. The food was always tasty, hearty and attractively presented. Of course, the beautiful view from Second Story and the friendly waitresses add to a delightful dining experience.

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Two years ago this restaurant maintained a consistent high quality menu. Last year it changed hands and tried too many "upscale" items. This past year it changed again. Unfortunately their website does not have a menu. If they are going to keep changing the menu...More

2  Thank Pat K
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Our family had breakfast at Second Story. We enjoyed our service, our meal and the atmosphere. We felt the dining room to be cozy with great views of the harbor. Our server was very good, helpful and attentive. Everyone in our family enjoyed their meals,...More

Thank Steve C
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$20
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Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10018 Water Street, Ephraim, WI 54211
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Ephraim
  • Phone Number: +1 920-854-2371
  • E-mail
Enjoy our fresh, local, and homemade cuisine with a front seat view of the beautiful Ephraim Harbor.
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