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Leif's Cafe

904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
+1 715-479-2766
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast mid-morning. It's a very popular spot!! Crowded but we were seated quickly and service was excellent. Good hearty breakfast. I would definitely return. You can pass on the breakfast burrito; not as delicious as the pancakes, which are as big as...More

Thank Stacy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

leif's appears to be a good all around cafe, we only stopped for breakfast as it's located right on the snowmobile trail. breakfast was very good and it beats the usual hotel breakfast options.

Thank rettup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an open-faced turkey and mashed potato dish. My wife had a breakfast burrito. All was good and we even got to pray for the waitress!

Thank ChuckMary V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here several times during the past year. The meals have been fine, especially the chicken dumpling menu item! The service has been a bit spotty but not inordinately slow. It's become our go to place in Eagle River, if we're looking for...More

Thank UpNorth13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for the lunch, very good soups and omelets. Fast service, This is the best place in town for good and cheap lunch.

Thank hanalulu007
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

We visit Eagle River about every other week and each time we or the kids decide that is the place to eat. They always have good food but the staff is great and make you feel like family. If you get a waitress by the...More

Thank Ronald P
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Our second trip for breakfast this year and we were not disappointed. Good food, good service- an excellent choice for breakfast.

Thank CBB60
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Sadly I just tried to make reservations, mostly to give the establishment a head's up for staffing purposes, for a group of 30 following a hockey game this coming weekend. They don't take reservations....which i get under normal circumstances. However, one would think that when...More

Thank fnotph
Raul T, Owner at Leif's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

We do apologize for this. We DO take reservations in advance for large groups (any size group) so I am not sure why you were told this. Are you able to let me know when you called. Date and time. Do you by chance know...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to have a small or large group to have a great breakfast for a nice price. Service was fast and friendly.

Thank mc2448
Reviewed 5 December 2017

I confess I have only gone to Leif's for breakfast but each time, I try something new and am never disappointed. The omelettes are out of this world and the pancakes are epic.

Thank Lynden S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Eagle River
  • Phone Number: +1 715-479-2766
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