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Lake Street Cafe

) #6 of 18 Restaurants in Elkhart Lake $$ - $$$ American, ,
21 S. Lake St, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020-2104
+1 920-876-2142
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (30 reviews)
“tenderloin” (12 reviews)
“salads” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
21 S. Lake St, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020-2104
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

Went on a fairly busy Friday night in May. There were open seats at the bar and nearly all the tables were filled. We had mixed feelings about the food and service. As for the service I was a bit turned off by our initial...More

Thank EandRGO
Reviewed 4 May 2016

If you are looking for fancy, they have a formal dining room with white table clothes. We always choose the bar room which can be loud but has the feel of the resort community of Elkhart. The food is alays good, but sometimes it can...More

Thank russell r
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Let me start out by saying my dinner was great!!!! My issue here is with the service. We came in a group of 7 on a Saturday night! Lucked out we were seated right away, 2 round tables right next to each other!!! Then my...More

1  Thank Wineluver84
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Food was very good, steaks over done but still tasty. Service was absolutely the worst. This place came highly recommended and it was a disappointment. If you like good food and can handle poor service I would recommend because the food was that good but...More

1  Thank LeeKipp
LYNN S, Owner at Lake Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2016

I am very curious to know who your server was. We actually pride ourselves on our food AND service so, if yours was that poor I would like to follow up on this. I checked the credit card slips and did not find one with...More

Reviewed 2 April 2016

We ate a late lunch in the casual dining and bar area which is decorated with vintage Elkhart Lake signs. {They also have a dining room with white linens and candles.} Service was friendly. For lunch they offer a wood-fired 9-inch pizza menu and an...More

Thank lark77
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We had planned to go to "Off the Rail" cafe, but discovered it was closed on Wednesday. The Lake Street Cafe was closed, so we walked across the street to the Lake Street Cafe. We hesitated, as it appeared to be a bar, and we...More

Thank Brenda W
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Go there every formula one race I hit up. I get the lobster bisque EVERY time! Brother loves their seared ahi tuna. Good drinks. Never disappointed. I recommend :)

1  Thank Ally B
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Great bar with a really fine history. We were in town for a weekend wedding and stopped in for drinks after a nice walk about town. Sweet spot on our way back to The Osthoff.

1  Thank Whitewiner
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Stopped in early last Saturday night for dinner. There wasn't hardly anyone there so we were seated right away. I was there with my wife and three children. We did not enjoy our experience at all. I honestly don't know where all the good reviews...More

Thank SAUI
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Whenever we get to Elkhart Lake we make it a point to stop and have lunch at Lake Street Cafe! We also love their dinner menu and the romance of dinner at Lake Street Cafe. Don't let the cafe name fool you. It would better...More

Thank mpg0815
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 S. Lake St, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020-2104
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Elkhart Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 920-876-2142
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