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The Crimson Cafe

424 Lincoln St, Rhinelander, WI 54501-3534
+1 715-362-8994
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (26 reviews)
“panini” (12 reviews)
“wraps” (2 reviews)
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424 Lincoln St, Rhinelander, WI 54501-3534
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Always make a point of having lunch and shopping with friends when I'm in the Rhinelander area. Always so much fun, great food & specialty drinks and gifts galore.

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Great little cafe, stopped on a Sunday afternoon. Great portions and fantastic tasting. Husband had the chicken salad crosant and I had the tomato basil turkey pananini.

Thank Marie B
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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Cute little cafe. If you need a bite to eat or a coffee break this is the perfect spot. Also has a small boutique to browse through.

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 15 November 2016

No matter when I have gone there the service has always been fast and friendly. The food is delicious.

Thank WisconsinBabs55
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

On a recent trip to Rhinelander my husband and I stumbled upon this place. Cute little old house with crimson shutters and trim. What a lovely lunch. Seriously. Just lovely from the gorgeous decorations to the unique menu selections to the incredible food to the...More

Thank karenbox
Reviewed 23 August 2016

LOVE the Crimson Cafe! Scrumptious salads with in season ingredients, a variety of delicious panini like sandwiches, lots of outdoor seating for a sunny summer day and lovely indoor seating arrangements make it one of my favorite north woods places to have lunch with a...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Very good eats and such a cozy place to have a bite to eat and shop too. The staff is friendly and efficient, love eating here when I want to relax and have a good sandwich, my favorite is the Chicken Salad Croissant, it's totally...More

Thank dfh430
Reviewed 6 August 2016

The absolute best place to get coffee and sandwiches in town. Just wish they were open for dinner too. Small place, but lots of things to shop through while waiting for meal and/or coffee. Not bad wait times.

Thank ksilvermoon
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My sister and I had lunch here on a Monday afternoon. The panini sandwiches we had were well made with good bread and flavorful. The prices were very reasonable, the staff was friendly and the decor was nice. The only thing was I would have...More

Thank ejpupnorth
Reviewed 17 July 2016

A darling spot for lunch and gift shopping. I took my daughter and two grand daughters here and they were so accommodating making special sandwiches and fruit for the girls

Thank FWHauser
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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