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525 Broad St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-1419
+1 262-248-3556
Today
06:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 15:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 15:00
Sat 07:00 - 15:00
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We absolutely love Simple-both the restaurant and bakery! The almond croissants and daily danishes are our go-to choices, but we have never been steered wrong! The restaurant is always busy, but it is worth any wait they have. The food is unique and delicious-much better than any other options in the downtown area. If you do have to wait, head... More 

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Thank Brittany M
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Sunday brunch, crazy busy, 30 minute wait to be seated, 45 minute wait for a salad and tofu scramble. Menu is interesting and varied, prices are good, kitchen is clearly over capacity and so is management - by 1:30 the bathroom trash was overflowing with TP strewn all ovee the floor. If you go on a weekend go early or... More 

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Thank TinkLizzie
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always stop at Simple for breakfast when in Lake Geneva. The granola is amazing. We have yet to have a meal that was poor. The service is fast and friendly.

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Thank Kim P
Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a must visit for Breakfast or Lunch-Have been there many times for breakfast, and while there is a wait on weekends, I have not been disappointed with their creative array of dishes. I have heard similar positive reviews from the lunch menu from other friends

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Thank chisox13
Winter Park, Florida
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They seem to never make a bad meal at this place. Great for eating lite and vegetarians. Noisy so try to get seated outside if you want to chat.

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Thank freelancetom
Hillsdale, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Breakfast was amazing! Service was great! the bakery next door had the best mini monkey bread! this will be our new go-to when we visit lake Geneva

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1 Thank Amy M
Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This is further down off the strip but completely worth the walk to the end. We eat here every time we visit. Never disappointed. The food is fantastic. They have their own modern, unique spin. Anything on the menu is amazing.

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Thank leesp300
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Fun and bright, the restaurant is very welcoming. The staff is friendly and at your service… despite how incredibly busy they get on a Sunday morning. They offer a good sized menu with unique dishes, leaving you wishing you could try a little bit of everything! They use fresh, high quality ingredients which you can surely identify and appreciate in... More 

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Thank kdvw4
Saint Charles
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

I had a spa afternoon at a local salon and they recommended this place for lunch. It did not dissapoint. I had a cheeseburger with potatoes. It was obviously fresh and also very tasty. I plan on going back for breakfast tomorrow before I hit the road to head home. Next door is a Simple bakery where I purchased a... More 

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Thank AlexandraTheEmpress
Chicago, Illinois
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159 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Thought from other reviews this would be amazing. Not so much, just average. Nothing bad, just nothing special. A bit pricey for breakfast, 2 omelets and coffee, $35 with tip.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
Monday
06:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 15:00
Thursday
06:00 - 15:00
Friday
06:00 - 15:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Broad St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-1419
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Lake Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 262-248-3556
Description
New breakfast and lunch restaurant. Locally grown food.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?