Door County’s New Businesses in 2016

Alpaca to Apparel

Unit 3, Harbor Court Shops, 9428 Cedar St., Fish Creek


Belafonte Retro Camper Rental

Laurel Ciohon, owner



Boathouse on the Bay (formerly The Inn At Kristofer’s)

Owners, Matthew Peterson and Mike Daubner

10716 N Bay Shore Drive, Sister Bay

4-10 pm Fridays and Saturdays for beer and cocktails, with food starting mid-June.


Brilliant Stranger/Ecotique (new location)

7821 Hwy. 42, Egg Harbor


Carroll House Restaurant (new owners)

Owners, Boldomero and Chenta Jauregi

2445 S. Bay Shore Drive, Sister Bay



Cedar Barn Rental

Owners, Jennifer and Bjorn Larson

3407 Larson Lane, Ephraim



Compass Rose Dining (formerly Castaways on the Bay)

9254 Lime Kiln Road, Sturgeon Bay



Crate Sushi and Seafood Restaurant

136 N. 3rd Ave., Sturgeon Bay



Door County Flea Market

Owners, Danny Heinritz and Phil Young.

7542 Hwy 42, Sturgeon Bay (Door County Self Storage)

Open the second weekend of the month beginning May 13. Vendor information, forms and prices are available at

920.621.0244 or 920.559.7445


Door County Sled Dogs Education & Discovery Center

Owners, Bonnie Ulrich and Rick Desotelle

Grand opening, June 25

10355 Water St., Ephraim


Door County Yoga

143 N. 4th Ave., Sturgeon Bay


Eagle HVAC & Plumbing (new Sister Bay location)

Mark Nelson, 920.746.9200

2439 S. Bay Shore Drive, Sister Bay


Ecology (new location)

10740 Hwy. 42, Sister Bay



Faith Frykman Studio

617 Kentucky St. (above garage), Sturgeon Bay



Fish Creek Grill (new name, formerly the Arroyo Bay Grill)

3931 Hwy. 42, Fish Creek



Forever Grateful Resale Boutique and Art Gallery (new location)

4633 Market St., Egg Harbor (in The Decorator’s Gallery)



From the Forty

7828 Hwy. 42, Egg Harbor (Main Street Shops)



The Healthy Way (new location)

142 S. 3rd Ave., Sturgeon Bay



Hillside Inn of Ephraim (new owner)

Owner, Diane Taillon

9980 Water St., Ephraim


Inn on Maple (new owners)

Owners, Collin and Sara Doherty

2378 Maple Drive, Sister Bay


The new owners plan to open a new restaurant at the location called Roots Kitchen and Inn, featuring custom bratwurst from Waseda Farms and fresh salads.


Jacksonport Craft Cottage (new owners)

Owners, Amy and John Burris

6275 Hwy. 57, Jacksonport



Jimmy John’s (former Taco Bell building)

845 Egg Harbor Road, Sturgeon Bay


Jim Olson Ford-Lincoln dealership (opening in October 2016)

440 S. Duluth, Ave., Sturgeon Bay


Knight Barry Title Services LLC

235 N. 1st Ave., Sturgeon Bay



Laurel Lash

Owner, Laurel Ciohon

Naturally derived makeup and beauty products.



Lott Communications

Owner, Katie Lott

Sturgeon Bay



LURE seafood restaurant (formerly Mission Grille)

Owners, Patsy and Jody Wuollett, from CHOP and Pasta Vino

10627 N. Bay Shore Drive, Sister Bay


Margaret Lockwood Gallery

7 S. 2nd Ave., Sturgeon Bay



Nor Door Sport & Cyclery (new location)

1014 Egg Harbor Road, Sturgeon Bay



North Shore Medical Clinic – Southern Door

Holly Ullman Herlache, APNP

2073 County DK, Brussels (Southern Door School)



Orphan Annie’s Schoolhouse Inn (new owners)

Owners, Kristin Peil & Caleb Whitney

8091 Guy St., Baileys Harbor



Rouer’s Roadhouse (formerly Jacob’s Saloon)

8649 County C, Sturgeon Bay



Segway the Door Tours (new location)

3903 Hwy. 42, Fish Creek



Sister Bay Inn Vacation Rentals (new owners, formerly Voyager Inn)

1049 Hwy. 57, Sister Bay

Owners, Alma and Vilius Vaicekauskas

The owners are updating the inn and making it pet friendly. They will open on May 19.



Steel Wheel Saloon (formerly the Belgian Bar)

County DK, Namur


Strategic Supply Company

Wholesale medical, janitorial, office and sanitation supplies, and more. Owner, Eric Hagen

185 E Walnut St., Room 142, Sturgeon Bay

[email protected]


Taste of the South Barbecue Restaurant

8826 Hwy 42, Fish Creek



Thyme Catering

10339 State Hwy. 57, Sister Bay



Top O’ the Thumb Gift Shop (new owners)

12728 Hwy. 42, Ellison Bay

Mary and Pete Nelson



Tractor Supply Co. (tentatively scheduled to open in August)

1833 Egg Harbor Road, Sturgeon Bay

The large retail chain will occupy 25,000 square feet – or about one-third – of the empty former Kmart store.


Travel Discoveries

This is a Door County branch of a travel agency first established in Watseka, Ill.

P.O. Box 121, Ellison Bay



Wild Tomato Wood-Fired Pizza and Grille (second location)

Owners, Britt and Sara Unkefer

10677 N. Bay Shore Drive, Sister Bay


Woodwalk Gallery (new owners)

Andrew Seefeldt and Jillaine Burton

6746 County G, Egg Harbor



Did we miss you? If you are a new business or an old business under new ownership, let us at know at [email protected].


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