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Old Post Office Restaurant

10040 Water St, Hwy 42, Ephraim, WI 10040
+1 920-854-4034
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“breakfast” (256 reviews)
“fish” (332 reviews)
“berry pancakes” (84 reviews)
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10040 Water St, Hwy 42, Ephraim, WI 10040
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our breakfast was served quickly and hot which we appreciated because we were on our way to places of interest in Door County. The interior is appealing and quaint. They sell little items at the check out counter which are very reasonably priced. Our waitress...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 570maryellen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're looking for the perfect place to indulge in the classic Door County Fish Boil, look no further! We have visited several fish boils throughout Door County, and imho, the Old Post Office Restaurant is among the best! Delicious food (and options for those...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rose A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Be sure to arrive early so you can watch/experience the fish boil. A nice patio, with a bar, where you can sit to watch the boil and the final flair up. You then go inside to your assigned table and then through the line to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dean23803
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never been to a fish boil before - never HEARD of one before this - so we had to try it. Watching the preparation and the boil over was fun. The food was really good too, and the servers will debone your fish for you,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The fishboil is outside and the guy who does it is really good. He explains everything and shows you the fish. We all went inside because it was cold but you can eat outside in warm weather. Your server takes all the bones out of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank windycityart
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Very good show of the traditional fish boil.The fish was perfectly cooked and expertly boned at the table.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank edwardsadrian39
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Went for the fish fry, did not disappoint! My husband really wanted to go, so we did, and it was really good. The fish boil outside was neat, the guy explaining the process and history was very knowledgeable and had a fun personality. Then the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank travelerPatti
Reviewed 24 October 2018

So glad we tried this place for breakfast. We went on a weekday around 9:30 and were seated right away. I thought the service was very good. Very attentive waitress, and very friendly also. My husband had the ham and cheese omlette which he said...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lizzy79
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Friendly staff, good food.reasonable prices great view of the bay.October is not a good time to visit, many places are closed and this place was closing the following weekend.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gary G
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Had the privilege of visiting here again on October 23, 2018. Just gets better and better, the food, the friendliness, the service. This place never disappoints in any area.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pamela J
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Questions & Answers
Pam W
2 July 2018|
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Response from schmidb2018 | Reviewed this property |
Locally caught whitefish. daily in evening
19 August 2016|
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Response from DJ O | Reviewed this property |
No Ephraim is no longer a dry town. They began serving alcohol this year.
Susan C
11 October 2015|
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Response from rochelle m | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the above answers. Call the Old Post Office directly, it is best to have reservations anyway, as this is a huge draw for the bus tour groups. ( 4 different buses, the two nights we stayed there) When we were... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10040 Water St, Hwy 42, Ephraim, WI 10040
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Door County  >  Ephraim
  • Phone Number: +1 920-854-4034
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