Rochester is located in Southeastern Minnesota.

It’s about an hour and a half drive southwest of the Twin Cities and about 50 miles due east of Winona on the Mississippi River. Today, Rochester has residents and visitors from all around the world. The city’s population is about 120,000 and the Mayo Clinic employs over 40,000 of them.

Featured Businesses, Locations and Attractions

Brother's Bar and Grill
Address: 812 Broadway Ave S, Rochester, Minnesota 55904

Phone: 507.281.8902 

Website: https://brothersbarandgrillrochester.com

A staple in the Rochester community, Brothers Bar and Grill, is a great place to enjoy live music and the best classic American food.
Thai Pop
Address: 3rd St, Rochester, Minnesota 55902

Phone: 507.226.8146

Website: https://www.thaipopmn.com

When looking for authentic thai cuisine, look no further than ThaiPop.  Started by Annie Balow’s love for her family and heritage, ThaiPop has been a pioneer in cultural representation.
Mayo Clinic
Address: 200 1st St, Rochester, Minnesota 55905

Phone: 507.284.2511

Website: mayoclinic.com

Mayo Clinic, a non-profit hospital, was founded in Rochester in 1889 and works to provide innovation in cancer treatment and cancer research
Nordic Shop
Address: 11 Broadway Ave S STE 202, Rochester, Minnesota 55904

Phone: 507.285.9143

Website: https://www.thenordicshop.net

Looking to celebrate Eastern European culture, Nordic Shop was established to be a hub for Norwegian, Scandinavian, and Danish goods.  From cutlery to clothes, the shop is a wonderful place to pick up gifts for yourself or for others.
Pasquale's Pizzeria
Address: 130 5th St, Rochester, Minnesota 55902

Phone: 507.424.7800

Website: https://pnpizza.com

Pasquale Presa, an Italian Immigrant and owner of Pasquale’s Pizzeria, worked hard to open his shop which has now skyrocketed in the pizza business.  Pasquale makes sure to incoprate his italian heritage heavily and has even started a line of frozen pizzas so that poeple can enjoy his food at home.
Forager Brewery
Address: 1005 6th St, Rochester Minnesota 55901

Phone: 507.258.7490

Website: foragerbrewery.com

Forager Brewery looks to provide a great experiemce of Rochester through craft beer that works on midwestern culture and seasonality.
Cafe Steam
Address: 315 Broadway Ave, Rochester, MN 55904

Phone: 507.208.4160

Website: ordersteam.com

Cafe Steam, a locally-owned and independent coffee shop, captivates what Rochester’s community is like.  The shop provides great tasting coffee as well as community events that demonstrate the Rochester culture.
The Workshop Food Hall & Bar

 

Address: 1232 3rd Ave, Rochester,Minnesota 55904

Email: theworkshopmn@gmail.com

Website: https://workshopfoodhall.com

The Workshop Food Hall & Bar is a remodeled testaurant that use to be an old canning company.  The venture looks to induce Rochester’s industrial history into a pleasant eating experience.
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