We have compiled a list of the best places to eat in Door County so you are fully prepared for your visit! Here are all of our favorites…
Let’s get to the good stuff, FOOD!
B R E A K F A S T
Morning Glory by the Bay (Sturgeon Bay) - Cozy restaurant overlooking the canal.
5 & J Coffeehouse (Sturgeon Bay) - Charming coffee house that serves breakfast and lunch.
Lawlss Coffee (Sturgeon Bay) - The coffee shop is a beautiful old bank serving unique drinks.
Kick Coffee (Downtown Sturgeon Bay) - Coffeehouse downtown serving breakfast and lunch.
Scaturo’s Baking Co & Cafe (Sturgeon Bay) - Local homestyle brunch and baked goods.
The Gnoshery (Sturgeon Bay) - Board game cafe located downtown that serves breakfast and lunch.
Good Egg’s (Ephraim) - Breakfast burrito bar right across the street from the beach.
Breaded Heart (Bailey’s Harbor) - Big outdoor seating area with great coffee.
Ephraim Coffee Lab (Ephraim) - Great breakfast spot with a scenic water view.
Blue Horse Beach Cafe (Fish Creek) - Breakfast all day, lunch, pastries and espresso bar with a bay view. (Dog Friendly on patio)
Photo: Heirloom Cafe & Provision
L U N C H
Blue Front Cafe (Sturgeon Bay) - Serves speciality sandwiches, craft beer and wine with outdoor patio. (Gluten free options)
The Creamery (Sister Bay) - Cheese & charcuterie plates, lunch, amazing cookies, ice cream, wine, speciality drinks and farm tours.
Get "Real" Cafe (Sturgeon Bay) - Breakfast, lunch and smoothies. (Gluten free options)
Roots Inn & Kitchen (Sister Bay) - Historic building serving lunch and dinner downtown Sister Bay.
Heirloom Cafe & Provisions (Bailey's Harbor) - Made local sandwiches, soups and salads.
Shiny Moon Cafe (Fish Creek) - Breakfast, lunch and full service coffee bar, beer and wine.
Roots (Sister Bay) - Offers vegan comfort food, plant based meals and gluten free food.
Photo: Wickman House
D I N N E R
Chives (Bailey's Harbor) - Fine dining in Downtown Baileys Harbor.
Wild Tomato (Fish Creek & Sister Bay) - Best wood fired pizza in Door County
Parador (Egg Harbor) - Taste of Spain in Door County
Whistling Swan (Fish Creek) - Mediterranean, Italian and American food with wine from around the world.
Trixies (Ephraim) - Great local food with natural wine and beer.
Wickman House (Ellison Bay) - Casual fine dining, farm to table restaurant with outdoor seating. (Make sure to make a reservation)
Kitty O'Reilly's Irish Pub (Sturgeon Bay) - Irish pub with a gorgeous outdoor patio. Offering draft beer, cocktails and love music.
Stone Harbor Restaurant & Pub (Sturgeon Bay) - Great food on the water with a tiki bar and live music.
Inn at Cedar Crossing (Sturgeon Bay) - Elegant and super cozy dining room with unforgettable meals, craft beer and creative cocktails right downtown SB.
Sonny's Italian Kitchen & Pizzeria (Sturgeon Bay) - Amazing homemade pizza with a big salad bar. Right on the water with outdoor seating and brewery under the restaurant.
LOFT (Fish Creek) - Delicious food with a open air- roof dining space. (dog friendly)
I C E C R E A M
Gruppy's Ice Cream and Popcorn (Egg Harbor) - Cedar Crest Ice cream, gourmet popcorn, draft root beer and cotton candy.
Dippy's Ice Cream Shop (Fish Creek) - Fresh Wisconsin made ice cream.
Wilson's Ice Cream Parlor (Ephraim) - Door County landmark that serves ice cream, house-brewed root beer and burgers.
Door County Creamery (Sister Bay) - Charming cafe that produces gelato and ice cream.
Door County Candy (Sturgeon Bay) - Candy shop located downtown SB that has ice cream and so many more delicious sweets.
D R I N K S
Door 44 Winery (Sturgeon Bay) - Six acre vineyard with outdoor seating, live music and a pop up food booth.
Red Oak Winery (Sturgeon Bay) - Taste wine while viewing the wine making process.
Door County Distillery (Sturgeon Bay) - Craft spirits from local Door County ingredients. Visit the distillery for tasting flights, tours, and cocktails.
Simon Creek Vineyard & Winery (Sturgeon Bay) - The county's largest vineyard and most modern winery. Featuring free wine tasting and tours.
Bridge Up Brewing Company (Sturgeon Bay) - Waterfront brewery alongside the historic Michigan Street bridge.
Starboard Brewing Company (Sturgeon Bay) - Nano-brewery located downtown SB.
Von Stiehl Winery (Algoma) - Wisconsin’s oldest licensed winery with three Civil war era underground tunnels and a spacious outdoor terrace with Lake Michigan views.
Hatch Distillery (Egg Harbor) - Spirits are crafted using traditional techniques from ingredients sourced, foraged, and farmed in Door County.
Pearl Wine Cottage (Ephraim) - Wine focused restaurant with a 100+ year old renovated building.
Island Orchard Cider (Ellison Bay) - Specialize in fresh fruit ciders.
One Barrel Brewing Company (Egg Harbor) - Gorgeous and expansive beer garden featuring beer, ciders and seltzers.
Stone's Throw Winery (Bailey's Harbor) - Sample wines from premium California grapes.
Twelve Eleven Wine Bar (Sister Bay) - Wine bar with outdoor patio, fire pits and blankets.
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