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The Crimson Cafe

424 Lincoln St, Rhinelander, WI 54501-3534
+1 715-362-8994
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (30 reviews)
“panini” (10 reviews)
“soup” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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424 Lincoln St, Rhinelander, WI 54501-3534
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for a quick latte barista’s were very nice, service was speedy, parking is tight, prices were a bit high for the area; $6.10 for a large latte with a half shot of mint. They do not accept Amex cardsMore

MaureenEB8994, Owner at The Crimson Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for stopping in to our Cafe! Our parking has always been a bit of an issue, but we have ample street parking!! We try to always keep our prices fair and in line with our area, our large lattes are generally...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I’m impressed with the place and the food we ordered is not of fast food quality! The latte, soup and panini I ordered was excellent! Highly recommended!

Thank Jeofrey_BB
Reviewed 24 March 2018

My significant other and I absolutely love the food and iced lattes at Crimson Cafe! The smoked turkey chipotle panini and autumn apple salad are our go-to lunch options when we visit. The eating area is a bit tight when they are busy but the...More

Thank Marissa M
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Went to have lunch at crimson cup. I had the Greek panini as a salad & a cup of cream of chicken and wild rice soup It was very good. Our waitress was Pam, she was attentive and friendly. Will for sure go back

Thank wifeofdcalumni
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Nice little spot in this quaint town. Great coffee and sandwiches. I highly recommend trying the tomato basil soup!

Thank Kimberley P
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I was visiting Rhinelander from Denver and was looking for a lunch option that wasn’t fast food. I found the Crimson Cafe, and couldn’t be more pleased. The service was excellent, the food was delicious, and I really enjoyed the selection of gifts for sale!...More

Thank Nmb4585
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Crimson has the best lunches! I love the salads! The baristas are friendly & its such a warm environment for coffee or lunch. Cute gifts, too.

Thank kvadis
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit for lunch, coffee, and shopping. Tons of gift ideas! Great service. Very friendly. We will definitely be visiting again!

Thank Bryan D
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing food and service! Healthier food options and excellent coffee! Great place to have lunch, especially in the summer, outside on their patio! Must try!

Thank Tarah R
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Great food and drinks, at fair prices. In my opinion they have the best coffee in town. It’s also really cutely decorated and a good place to get coffee with a friend, as it has an inviting atmosphere

Thank Tiki K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 Lincoln St, Rhinelander, WI 54501-3534
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Rhinelander
  • Phone Number: +1 715-362-8994
"Espresso bar, gourmet sandwiches & salads, seasonal homemade soup, wine by the glass and specialty gifts".
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