Door County Chefs Putting DC Restaurants on the Map 2016-08-01T20:31:43Z http://www.doorcountychefs.com/feed/atom/ WordPress Admin <![CDATA[22nd Annual Cherry Fest in Jacksonport: August 6, 2016]]> http://www.doorcountychefs.com/?p=6159 2016-08-01T20:31:43Z 2016-08-01T20:26:06Z The cherry crop is booming and pick-your-own orchards invite you to take part in the harvest throughout the county!

Celebrate everything cherry with the family at the 22nd Annual Cherry Fest in Jacksonport at Lakeside Park from 8am-4pm on August 6th. From jams and jellies, to fresh cherries, to pies, kolaches, and ice cream, to cherry brats and burgers, there will be delicious things to eat and drink all day from the food vendors while you peruse the arts and crafts fair and listen to live music.

There will also be kids events in addition to the park’s playground to keep everyone busy, and you won’t want miss the historical collections and the 3rd Annual Car Show on the other side of the street! For more information visit jacksonport.net.

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This Saturday is Carlsville Day! The short stretch of Hwy 42 that makes up downtown Carlsville in Door County, WI is home to the Door Peninsula Winery & Distillery and the Door County Coffee & Tea cafe and coffee roaster, as well as restaurants and shops open year round.

This annual celebration invites you to bring the family and spend the day together! Gather at 10am for the Parade, and at 1pm participate in a Cherry Pie Eating Contest or a cherry/grape stomp. Shop local that the arts and crafts booths while you enjoy live music with the Modern Day Drifters from 11am-3pm, and at noon you wont’ want to miss the Wild West Reenactment! There’s lots more going on in Carlsville this Saturday – we’ll see you there!

Looking for a place to stay this weekend? Visit Door County Lodging’s Last Minute Lodging Blog!

Carlsville Day 2016

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Admin <![CDATA[Door County Wine Fest in Egg Harbor: June 25, 2016]]> http://www.doorcountychefs.com/?p=6138 2016-07-15T13:36:48Z 2016-06-17T18:02:43Z Celebrate your love of wine and your love of things made in Door County at Egg Harbor’s brand new event, the Door County Wine Fest! Organized by the Door County Wine Trail and the Egg Harbor Business Association, the Wine Fest will feature over 80 different wines made right here in Door County, as well as lots of tasty food, and music!

Demonstrations are scheduled throughout the day for your edutainment, and VIP attendees get extra perks including additional wines to sample and early admission. The Dave Steffen Band and Brass Differential will provide live music all afternoon starting at 12pm at the Harbor View Park Stage, and a variety of other bands can be found at the Nicolet Bank Stage, the Hwy 42 South Stage, and the Cupola House Gazebo Stage from 1-5pm. Greens N Grains hosts a collaborative Poetry Reading by Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets and Write On, Door County including Chicago poet and musician Al DeGenova, former Door County Poet Laureate Estella Lauter, and current Door County Poet Laureate Ralph Murre, as well as well as several others.

Tickets can be purchased online for $35 each or at the event for $40 (21+). There is no charge for Designated Drivers as the event has grown to exceed the festival grounds! The Door County Trolley and Kobussen Buses will be running shuttles to and from the festival from a variety of Egg Harbor locations from 11am-6:30pm on Saturday at no charge (tips appreciated!) – please visit online for shuttle schedule and parking info!Door County Wine Fest logo

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Admin <![CDATA[Uncork Summer Festival & Olde Ellison Bay Days: June 25, 2016]]> http://www.doorcountychefs.com/?p=6132 2016-07-15T13:37:53Z 2016-06-15T19:57:20Z Uncork-Summer-2014

June 25, 2016

Now in it’s 3rd year, the Uncork Summer Food, Wine & Music Festival is a much-loved addition to Olde Ellison Bay Days, which also features arts and crafts, art demos, kids activities, a parade, food, and lots of fun throughout the day on Saturday, June 25th.

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Uncork Summer starts at 10am on the grounds of Wickman House (11976 River Rd. Ellison Bay, WI 54210). From 10am-2pm meet the host of Public Television’s Wisconsin Foodie program, Kyle Cherek, who will give a keynote address on Farm-to-Table Dining starting at 12:30pm on the main stage under the big tent, followed by demonstrations by Chef Terri Milligan and Chef Janice Thomas.

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Katie Dahl Band

Throughout the event enjoy live music from Small Forest and the Katie Dahl Band while you sample from dozens of participating restaurants including Bearded Heart Coffee and Harbor Fish Market (Baileys Harbor), Door County Creamery and Sub Express (Sister Bay), Shoreline Restaurant (Gills Rock), The Fireside Restaurant, Mink River Basin, Island Orchard Cider, and of course Wickman House (Ellison Bay), and many more!

Admission to the Uncork Summer Festival is just $5 and Food and Drink Tickets may be purchased at $5 each (each drink or dish = one ticket). Free Parking is available at the Liberty Grove Historical Society, with shuttle service to and from the festivities. Due to another event, Hwy 42 will be closed in Egg Harbor, so you may want to take the scenic drive up Hwy 57 to avoid detours!


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Find GPS directions and click-to-call phone numbers for all of Door County’s wonderful restaurants, including those participating in Uncork Summer, on the Door County Chefs FREE Mobile Dining App on iTunes and the Google Play Store!

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Admin <![CDATA[2016 Farmer’s Markets in Door County, WI]]> http://www.doorcountychefs.com/?p=6115 2016-06-09T19:51:35Z 2016-06-03T17:43:05Z Throughout Door County, Wisconsin the Farmer’s Markets are getting going and will run through mid to late fall – some featuring live music to entertain you while you shop, some with brat and hot dog stands or even crepe stands so you can break for lunch, and all offering locally grown produce, as well as preserves, meats and cheeses, breads and pastries etc… and hand made and locally created arts and crafts!

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SATURDAY – Sturgeon Bay Farmer’s Market. 8:30am-12pm (June 4-October 29) Farmers Market held in the Market Square parking lot located between Michigan Street and Nebraska Street. All items are handmade or homegrown and items for sale vary with the seasons. More info HERE!

SATURDAY – Sister Bay Farmer’s Market. 8am-12pm (June 18-October 8) Farmer’s Market held at the Corner of the Past Museum grounds at Hwy 57 and Fieldcrest Rd.

SUNDAY – Baileys Harbor Farmer’s Market + Live Music. 9am-1pm (May 22-Sept 25) Farmer’s Market held on the Baileys Harbor Town Hall grounds on Hwy 57. More info HERE! Enjoy Live Music/Concerts in the Park during the market Sundays, June 26-Aug 28, 2016)

TUESDAY – Jacksonport Farmer’s Market + Live Music 9am-1pm June 14-October 25 Farmer’s Market held in Lakeside Park on Hwy 57. Live Music June 21-Sept. 27 with Marybeth Mattson, Jerry Voelker, and Birch Creek Music (weather dependent).

WEDNESDAY – Fish Creek Farmer’s Market 9:30am-1:30pm (June 8-October 26) Farmer’s Market held at The Settlement Shops on Hwy 42.

WEDNESDAY – Sister Bay Farmer’s Market. 2:30-5:30pm (June 16-October 13) Farmer’s Market held at the Country Walk Shops of Sister Bay.


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Admin <![CDATA[Mother’s Day Brunches & Buffets in Door County, WI: May 8, 2016]]> http://www.doorcountychefs.com/?p=6097 2016-05-06T17:58:56Z 2016-05-03T18:05:36Z Chocolate Strawberry Shortcake - The Fireside RestaurantIt’s Mother’s Day weekend! This Sunday, May 8th, treat Mom to a special breakfast, brunch, or buffet at one of these great locations from Sturgeon Bay all the way up to Ellison Bay! These meals are often very popular and routinely sell out, so make sure to get your reservations made ASAP!

The Fireside RestaurantEllison Bay, 9am-1pm Mother’s Day Brunch, like their regular menu, is sure to include some delicious twists on the classics! Call for reservations: (920) 854-7999

Mothers Day Scaturos 2016 [40663]Scaturo’s Baking Co. & CaféSturgeon Bay, 9am-2pm Mother’s Day Brunch at Scaturo’s features Honey Glazed Ham, Scaturo Chicken, Biscuits and Gravy, Blueberry Pancakes, Apple Crisp, and Desserts, as well as Eggs and Omelets to order. Brunch also includes a flower for every mom! Cost is $15.99 for adults and $6.99 for kids 10 and under. Regular breakfast will be served from 7-9am for you early risers! Reservations suggested: (920) 746-8727.

Wickman outside 400x226Wickman House Ellison Bay, 10am-2pm Chef Matt will roll out a very special Spring menu. Reservations are recommended. This is the first Wickman Brunch of the year (the next won’t be until May 29th so make your reservations ASAP).

Mothers day brunch HFMarket 2016Harbor Fish MarketBaileys Harbor, 10am-3pm This exceptionally popular Mother’s Day Buffet is known to fill up fast as they routinely serve over 400 people, so early reservations are encouraged! Enjoy Roast Lamb, Prime Rib, Baked Alaskan Salmon, Stuffed French Toast, Pancakes and Egg Bakes, and all the delicious sides you crave. Buffet is $21.95 for adults and $8.95 for kids under 11 years old! Call for reservations and check out the Harbor Fish Market‘s new website – you can even make reservations online. 920.839.9999

English Inn Mother's Day BuffetThe English Inn – Fish Creek, 10am-3pm The English Inn will be serving their traditional Mother’s Day Brunch featuring Eggs Benedict, Baked French Toast, Bacon, Sausage, Hash Brown Casserole, Blackened Whitefish, Turkey, Ham, fresh fruit, the Dessert Table, Salad Bar and lots more! English Inn’s famous Chocolate Fountain will be flowing during brunch and evening dinner! Open nightly at 4pm – and every Friday is their all-you-can-eat Fish Fry! Reservations: 920.868.3076

Mothers-Day-Buffet-MenuStone Harbor ResortSturgeon Bay, 11am-3pm. This Mother’s Day Buffet is $18.95 for adults, and $8.95 for kids 4-12 years old, under 3 are free! The buffet features Chicken Parmesan, Prime Rib, Salmon w/ Dill sauce, and more including tasty sides and delicious desserts. Reservations welcome, please call: (920) 746-0700

511The Cookery Restaurant & Wine Bar – Fish Creek  is a favorite breakfast spot on Mother’s Day. In addition to their regular breakfast on Sunday they’ll be serving a delicious Egg Strata featuring Nueske’s Ham and Asparagus, and Rhubarb Coffee Cake! Celebrate a day early on Saturday afternoon with live music in the Wine Bar from 3:30-5:30pm with local duo Deathfolk!


Find more To Do in Door County, Wisconsin this weekend and all summer long with our Door County Events Calendar… View the full calendar and find great places to stay at DoorCountyLodging.com or access upcoming events right from the Door County Chefs FREE Mobile Dining App for ANDROID or iPhone

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Admin <![CDATA[Mother’s Day Buffet at Harbor Fish Market: May 8, 2016]]> http://www.doorcountychefs.com/?p=6043 2016-04-08T18:14:30Z 2016-04-08T18:05:51Z Mothers day brunch HFMarket 2016Harbor Fish Market is currently open weekends, and beginning May 1st they will be open 7 days a week serving breakfast from 7:30am, lunch from 11:30am and dinner from 4:30pm! Located right on Lake Michigan in downtown Baileys Harbor, the Harbor Fish Market features great views from window tables and outdoor seating, a much-loved regular Lobster Boil, as well as a Doggie Menu so you can dine with your favorite canine on the deck!

Their exceptionally popular Mother’s Day Buffet will be on May 8th, 2016 (Mother’s Day of course!) and they are already taking reservations for seatings from 10am-3pm. Harbor Fish Market’s Buffets are known to fill up weeks in advance as they routinely serve over 400 people at each, so early reservations are encouraged! Call 920.839.9999 for reservations and check out the Harbor Fish Market‘s new website – you can even make reservations online.

*Find what you’re hungry for at Harbor Fish Market and more on the FREE Door County Chefs Mobile Dining App!

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Admin <![CDATA[Easter Sunday Buffets & Brunches in Door County, WI: March 27, 2016]]> http://www.doorcountychefs.com/?p=6001 2016-03-23T21:38:53Z 2016-03-21T17:29:42Z BH Fish Market Easter 2016Door County invites you to celebrate Easter with us on Sunday, March 27th! Book your Last Minute Easter Vacation now with Door County Lodging‘s Last Minute Lodging: EASTER Blog, check out the Easter Egg Hunts available for the kids on Saturday, March 26th where the Easter Bunny will be making appearances, and don’t forget make your Easter Brunch & Buffet reservations at one of the wonderful restaurants below – they fill up fast!

EASTER SUNDAY DINING: March 27, 2016

Baileys Harbor

  • Harbor Fish Market & Grille opens for the season on March 25 and will be open weekends until May 1, 2016 then serving Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner daily! Don’t miss their popular Easter Sunday Buffet from 10am-3pm. $21.95/adult, $8.95/child (under 11 yrs). Reservations recommended (920) 839-9999.

Sturgeon Bay

  • Scaturo's Easter Brunch 2016Stone Harbor Resort will serve their Easter Sunday Buffet from11am-3pm. $18.95/adult and $7.95/child (6-12 yrs), infant to 5 yrs eat free. Reservations recommended (920) 746-9004
  • Scaturo’s Baking Co. & Café will serve a tasty Easter Sunday Brunch from 9am-2pm. $14.99/adult and $6.99/child (10 yrs and under). Reservations recommended (920) 746-8727

Fish Creek

  • The English Inn will serve an Easter Sunday Buffet from 10am-3pm. The buffet is $19.95/person. Known for Beef Wellington, a house specialty, and for mouthwatering soups and salads, as well as an All You Can Eat Fish Fry on Fridays, The English Inn will also serve from their regular menu starting at 4pm. Call (920) 868-3076 or Text Reservation Requests to (920) 559-6837!

 


 

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  • Baileys Harbor Easter Egg Hunt March 26 @ 10am Sponsored by the Baileys Harbor Community Association, this year’s Easter Egg Hunt will be held at the Baileys Harbor Town Hall & Kendall Park where kids can meet the Easter Bunny.  This event is just for kids 6 and younger!
  • Sister Bay Easter Egg Hunt March 26 @ 10:30 – 11:30am Kids from toddler to High School-age are welcome to participate. Please bring a basket or bag for each child. The hunt will start at 10:30 with kids 3 years & younger meeting on the south end of Waterfront Park and kids pre-K through high school at the playground. A big prize will be hidden (piece of paper in an egg to be redeemed) for each age group.
  • Jacksonport Easter Egg Hunt March 26 @ 11am Kids should bring their own Easter Baskets to Lakeside Park in Jacksonport for this community Easter Egg Hunt.
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Admin <![CDATA[NOW HIRING: Summer Jobs in Door County, WI 2016]]> http://www.doorcountychefs.com/?p=5982 2016-04-12T19:16:02Z 2016-03-20T18:40:13Z The following Restaurants are NOW HIRING for the 2016 season. Jobs openings currently available in Sturgeon Bay, Ephraim, and Fish Creek. New employment opportunities will be added to this page as they become available…

Interested in lodging positions? Visit NOW HIRING on DoorCountyLodging.com

MULTIPLE POSITIONS – THE CHEF’S HAT, EPHRAIM

  • Job Positions & Descriptions: Servers, host/hostess, kitchen prep, dishwasher, and line cook.
  • Hours & Wages: Pay based on experience for positions.
  • How to Apply: Please email toddbennett@mail.com for additional information or to schedule an interview.

 

COUNTER SERVICE & BAKERY – NOT LICKED YET FROZEN CUSTARD, FISH CREEK

  • Job Positions & Descriptions: Counter Service, Bakery Positions
  • Hours & Wages: Bakery hours are 7:00 am until Noon daily, counter hours are 10:00-4:30, 4:30 until close. We pay $10.00 per hour plus tips.
  • Job Dates: April until October
  • How to Apply: Contact by email zielkesusan86@gmail.com or call 920-493-4133 or 920-421-2227

 

WAIT STAFF – GIBRALTAR GRILL, FISH CREEK

  • Job Positions & Descriptions: Wait Staff, Experience is good, but not absolute.
  • Hours & Wages: Full Time. Primarily evening shifts from 4 pm until 10 pm in season. Wages are competitive and include gratuities. Gibraltar Grill is a fast-paced, fun work environment with live music at least four nights a week in season.
  • Job Dates: Opening for the season on Friday, May 6, 2016
  • How to Apply: Please contact Tom at tmy096@aol.com

 

MULTIPLE POSITIONS – THE ENGLISH INN, FISH CREEK

  • Job Positions & Descriptions: Servers, Bussers, Dishwashers, and a Line Cook
  • Hours & Wages: From 4pm until close, which can be 9 or 10pm, sometimes even later.
  • Job Dates: Training in April, Job starts in May 2016
  • How to Apply: Contact Gabriel Gomez at Ggomez390@gmail.com or (920) 660-4905 and pick up application at The English Inn, 3713 Hwy 42, Fish Creek, WI 54212

 

MULTIPLE POSITIONS – PC JUNCTION & THE PIZZA CZAR, PENINSULA CENTER

  • Job Positions & Descriptions: Cooks, Servers, Hosts/Hostesses, Bartenders, Dish Washers
  • Hours & Wages: Flexible Hours, Wages Vary
  • Job Dates: the 2016 season
  • How to Apply:  Contact Denise at (920) 421-0865

 

MULTIPLE POSITIONS – SCATURO’S BAKING CO. & CAFÉ, STURGEON BAY

  • Job Positions & Descriptions: Wait Staff, Bakery (Register), Cooks, Prep Cooks, Dishwashers, Bakers
  • Hours & Wages: All hours and wages are negotiable.
  • Job Dates: We are looking to hire for the season (April-November), but with the ability to turn to full-time positions.
  • How to Apply: We are openly taking applications for all positions. We prefer people to stop in an pick up/drop off applications so we can have the opportunity to ask a few questions. Inquiring minds can stop in to pick up an application, 19 Green Bay Rd Sturgeon Bay. Call (920) 746-8727
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Admin <![CDATA[Valentine’s Dinner at The Fireside Restaurant, Ellison Bay]]> http://www.doorcountychefs.com/?p=5967 2016-02-10T16:20:42Z 2016-02-10T09:00:50Z Asian Sesame Beef

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Treat your Valentine to a spectacular meal in Ellison Bay, Wisconsin this weekend. The Fireside Restaurant will be open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and will be serving from their regular menu AND a special Valentines menu featuring a choice of 2 appetizers, 2 entrees, 2 desserts, and a bottle of wine, all for $80! Please call for reservations: (920) 854-7999.

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Chocolate Strawberry Shortcake

The Fireside Restaurant is located at the Hillside Inn on the south end of Ellison Bay, and open through the Door County winter. Regular weekend specials include all-you-can-eat Fish N Chips on Friday, delicious Prime Rib on Saturday, and Family night on Sunday when kids under 12 eat free!

Get GPS directions, menus, and click-to-call phone numbers for The Fireside Restaurant and more with the Door County Chefs FREE Mobile Dining App for iPhone and Android.

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