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The Island Cafe

314 Onieda Street, Minocqua, WI
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
314 Onieda Street, Minocqua, WI
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant continues to amaze me. It has and hopefully will continue to be one of the better places in the Minocqua area for breakfast. Great bakery, menu selection for breakfast and dinner. Service is great and food is cooked perfectly.

1  Thank William S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of 6 acme here mid-morning on a rainy Sunday, and were lucky enough to have a table of 8 leaving right as we arrived. We were greeted, seated and offered coffees, etc., by a very adult 11 year old(!). Our table service was...More

1  Thank Mink52
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I was surprised (and impressed) with their selection of loose leaf organic teas. Breakfast menu covers the basics plus more. What we had was delicious and the service was really good! There were a few young servers who appeared to be working over the summer...More

1  Thank Zuri T
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped for breakfast on a Monday . Great breakfast menu-many varieties of Egg Benedict and omelettes! My husband had eggs with giro meat and sauce which he declared as excellent!! My bacon was thick, crispy, and very tasty!! Wonderful service and...More

1  Thank WisconsinChippy
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

If you like breakfast that is more than just meat and eggs this is a great place to stop. They have several types of Eggs Benedict, several vegetarian options and different types of omelettes. I had the crawfish etouffe omelet. All food was fresh and...More

1  Thank Mary Jo K
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Had a delicious Monte Cristo French Toast special of the day breakfast. Very large portion served with fresh seedless grapes and some potatoes. It was a bit on the pricey side but I ate every morsel and felt like it was worth every cent. The...More

Thank Nitram2004
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Went in for breakfast for the first time in years and the place was completely changed. The building was very clean and the staff friendly. Had a nice portion for the meal and it was very good. Will gladly go back the next time in...More

Thank oskar7329
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Went there for breakfast. Got a table right away. Food was good but the prices are a bit high for me.

1  Thank Honesty1977
Reviewed 6 May 2018

An amazing amount of food, great value and friendly wait staff. This was our first visit and we will return the next time we visit Minocqua.

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Until you need it you don't realize how important the Americans with Disabilities Act is. The nearest handicapped parking is in a municipal parking lot almost 50 yards from the door. Traffic on the street is too hectic to allow for safe exiting from a...More

Thank Lin O
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3 February 2015|
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Response from Jeanne G | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast was a bit pricey when we were there, however we had one of the best breakfasts we have ever had. Yes oatmeal is expensive but you don't just get a bowl of oatmeal, it comes with something else. Probably an easy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 Onieda Street, Minocqua, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Minocqua
  • Phone Number: 715-356-6977
  • E-mail
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