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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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5:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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904 North Railroad Street, Eagle River, WI 54521
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice cafe log cabin atmosphere. Good for families with children. Huge blueberry pancakes. Counter for singles in a hurry. Plenty of parking.

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to Eagle River with family. This restaurant was the best for family friendly good food/service. We went here several times for breakfast, a good variety with healthy choices on the menu. We will be back.

Thank JER Z
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Leif's is a friendly atmosphere where the locals go for conversation and great food. A very pleasant staff awaits your arrival in the Northwoods.

Thank dlwipp7
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

One morning I had the western skillet. The other I had the breakfast burrito. Both were excellent. Portions are plenty for one person. Plenty on the menu to pick from. Nothing to fancy. Service was good. Place always seems to busy. There's a reason. It's...More

Thank Otisss
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We had breakfast, I had a ham & cheese omelette which came with toast, but no potato for $8.99. You could add hashbrowns for an additional $1.99. My husband had the country-fried steak (I forget the price) and his meal was a much better value....More

Thank Panda1214
Raul T, Owner at Leif's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you for the opportunity to serve you. We are glad you enjoyed your experience. In checking the menu pricing which was a concern because of the price you posted you should have only been charged $6.49 for your omelette. If you were charged more...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017

I have only been here for breakfast, and it is good. The food is good and the staff is always nice. They have good parking. The location is really convenient right on the main road thru Eagle River.

Thank MadDogTraveler
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Leif's is always hopping, but you rarely have to wait for a table. It's right on Hwy 45 near the Derby Track and has lots of parking, so it is easily accessible. The food is made-to-order and I'd describe it as high quality, delicious diner...More

Thank V5015ZIchristinef
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We went there for a late lunch. Since we has supper reservations we decided to eat light. We all had the soup and half sandwich special. I chose the chili and a half tuna salad sandwich. My chili was tasty but only barely lukewarm. It...More

Thank Bonnie J
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We visit the area three times a ear and always eat at least once each stay at Leif's. This time (6:30 PM October 9) we waited to be seted as usual, but ended up walking out. The waitress was rude. She wanted us to sit...More

Thank Mark K
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michael g
7 July 2017|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
No unfortunately there is no gluten free menu. When asked about their gluten free options we were politely told that there's no menu but that we could alter or change the ingredients to make certain items as gluten free as... More
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, 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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