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Old Post Office Restaurant

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10040 Water St, Hwy 42, Ephraim, WI 10040
+1 920-854-4034
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07:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 23:30
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love the Old Post Office for their amazing breakfast and the incredible view! Our kids got hot chocolate as a special treat with their meal and the server came back twice to top off their whipped cream. I think that was the highlight of our whole trip - they're still talking about it. 😊 Great place!

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Thank Sara B
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Don't waste your time trying other restaurants fish boils. We have been coming to a Door County for more than 25 years, yes we've tried some other places and have always been disappointed. Let's be honest here. We're talking about food and the Old Post Office has the best fish (and the most) and the cherry pie (ala mode) is... More 

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Thank Jay S
United States
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Cute little local place to experience a Door County Fish Boil. They boil master does a great job, explaining the history, and process of the boil as he completes it. Service is very friendly, and the pie and custard dessert is delicious!

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Thank Live2Travel412
Columbus, Ohio
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We love this place! The fish boil is so fun and very well run. The people doing the boil give a great history lesson, and the food is tasty with an excellent choice of sides. Very enjoyable experience.

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Thank stmichael94
Union, United States
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I could eat the coffee cake every day. Fun breakfast and very popular fish boil for dinner. We kept coming back day after day

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Thank John Owen L
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Stayed at the Edgewater Resort - HIGHLY RECOMMEND for romance. Went to the Old Post Office Restaurant for breakfast each morning. Very welcoming, excellent food and great coffee. Nice, a wonderful way to begin each day.

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Thank Pamela J
Gurnee, Illinois
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We attended the fish boil, a Scandinavian tradition, in the fall. The meal is preceded by a 20-30 minute talk by the boil master outside around the fire while your meal is being cooked. He shares information about the fish boil and the history of Door County and the restaurant, while folks sit on benches and can purchase wine or... More 

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Thank Charlie4577
Plainfield, Illinois
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111 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Early morning breakfast always a delight. The eggs Benedict & Omelet were simply delicious. Herb teas upon request. Quiet atmosphere, polite wait staff. The Old P.O. has a unique atmosphere that adds an ambiance that takes you back in time. There is a charming history to this place and their menu items are delicious. Will certainly be back when in... More 

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Thank Angel E
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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301 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Enjoyed cherry pancakes and wonderful coffee cake for breakfast. We were able to sit down right away. Service was average - food came quick. Great views of the water; will return.

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Thank Ann W
Madison, Wisconsin
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Food was great. Space was OK. But the part I didn't like was that they made you wait outside on the porch for a table. I get that there isn't much room inside to wait BUT waiting on an open porch when the weather is bad wouldn't work for me. So, for that reason; I would only go there on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:30
Monday
07:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:30
Thursday
07:30 - 23:30
Friday
07:30 - 23:30
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?