The Best of Door County
Places We Love!
We are pleased to share our “Best of Door County 2018 ” highlighting some of the wonderful assets of ‘Door’…
Welsings Foodland - Valmy Hwy 57 and Whitefish Bay Road- Valmy - Fresh meats and more!
Bley’s Grocery – Downtown Jacksonport-920.823.8188
Paula and Wayne Bley are good friends, with a great resource we love to support. We don’t know what we would do without their store! They have a ‘little bit of everything’ including Wayne’s local chicken, beef, and pork, delicious brats, and don’t miss Wayne's homemade sausage on your favorite cracker!
Waseda Organic Farms – Jacksonport -920.339.9823
Just a short distance off Highway 57, north on Logerquist Road, Certified Organic Waseda Farms has outstanding organic meats and produce in season in an exceptional setting on 300 acres. Check ahead for their hours-open daily. Treat yourself to a great steak, fantastic eggs and chicken that doesnt even taste like chicken, and their bacon…..wow.
Main Street Market – Downtown Egg Harbor-920.868.2120
In central Egg Harbor, among really nice shops on Main Street Market (Hwy 42)
Greens and Grains – Egg Harbor-920.868.9999
Organics and good lunch/coffee
Steep Creek Farm – Sturgeon Bay-920.743.5527
Not certified organic, but no pesticides! Farm on ‘S’ south of Sturgeon Bay. Beautiful, clean food….
The English Inn-Fish Creek-920.868.3076
The English Inn offers a great menu, and is consistently enjoyed by many of our guests. Reservations recommended in season.
Glidden Lodge-Donny’s- On Glidden Drive north of Sturgeon Bay-920.746.9460
Beautiful waterfront setting on the Lake Michigan side, excellent food. Reservations recommended in season.
Whistling Swan – Fish Creek-920.868.3442
Fine dining, charming setting in the oldest inn on the peninsula
Wickman House – Ellison Bay-920.854.3305
Fresh local ingredients, beautiful spot; a renovated lodge from the 1920’s
Town Hall Bakery –Jacksonport-920.823.2116
Charming ambiance, delicious breakfast/bakery and lunch
Good Eggs – Ephraim-920.854.6621
Breakfast burritos – so good – delicious menu
Wild Tomato Wood Fired Pizza and Grill –Egg Harbor-920.868.3095
Great for lunch or dinner, outdoor seating - Really good gluten free pizza option.
Mr. Helsinki’s Restaurant and Wine Bar –Fish Creek-920.868.9898
Slightly upscale, but still can get a burger…good menu; or just have appetizers at the bar!
Stillwater’s Grill by the Bay – Fish Creek-920.868.9962
Fast food Door County Style – Burgers and Dogs – Fun for the kids
White Gull Inn – Fish Creek-888.364.9542
Beautiful setting, great for breakfast or lunch
Blue Front Café – Sturgeon Bay-920.743.9218
Great lunch stop in Sturgeon
Door County Coffee & Tea Co-Route 42 and County I
Really good food/sandwiches/salads/coffee/tea and gifts
Sister Bay Bowl-Sister Bay-920.854.2841
North on 57 in downtown Sister Bay (about 17 miles), you’ll find ‘Sister Bay Bowl’, Great food, very fresh fish/Friday Night Fish Fry in a casual atmosphere. Weekends can be busy during the season, but worth the wait.
Door County Bakery – Sister Bay-920.854.1137
Don and Jean make exceptional baked goods, breakfast and lunch – outdoor seating too
Top Shelf Catering and Cafe – Uptown Sister Bay-920.854.5040
Eat in, or get goodies for a picnic
Wilson’s – Ephraim-920.854.2041
Tourist favorite in a special spot on the bay. lunch and fun for kids.
Ice Cream Factory – Sister Bay-920.854.9693
We think this is the BEST ice cream – homemade – Try Death’s Door Chocolate!!!
FRESH FISH – (Take out)
Baileys Harbor Fish Company-920.839.2136
Just north of Baileys Harbor on Ridges Road near the yacht club for "fresh caught" (probably that morning) and smoked fish. Throw it on the grill!
GALLERIES – Absolute favs-dozens to choose from…….
Plum Bottom Gallery-Between Jacksonport and Egg Harbor on ‘V’ (Plumbottom Road)
Fine Line Designs Galleries – Sister Bay
Edgewood Orchard Galleries – Fish Creek
TR Pottery – Fish Creek – Great Coffee Mugs
Blue Dolphin House – Ephraim
Woodwalk Gallery – Egg Harbor
GOLF COURSES PHARMACIES
Pennisula State Park-Fish Creek CVS – 1407 Egg Harbor Rd-Sturgeon Bay (north side of Sturgeon)
The Orchards-Egg Harbor Walgreens – 808 S. Duluth Ave –Sturgeon Bay
Cherry Hills-Sturgeon Bay
COFFEE STOPS HOSPITAL/IMMEDIATE CARE
Little Bit of Coffee - Jacksonport
Kicks –Sturgeon Bay Ministry Door County Medical
Glas Coffee House –Sturgeon Bay 323 S. 18th Ave, Sturgeon Bay
Leroy’s Water Street Coffee – Ephraim Urgent/Emergency Care – 7 days/week
Sister Golden - Fish Creek - Beautiful and creative accessories and unique gallery
Nathan Nichols – Baileys Harbor – Exceptional, unusual, inspirational if you love design
Stone Cottage – Ephraim- Fabulous, vintage and new, repurposed, unique souvenirs
Maxwell House – Egg Harbor – Love this creative mix of accessories, art and furniture