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Food in Houston County, Minn.

Mom & Pop diners, cozy coffee shops, great nightlife spots, and fascinating specialty food producers all call Houston County home.

Printable food list

Restaurants & Coffee Shops
  • Barista’s Coffee House
    110 N. Grant, Houston
    (507) 896-5282

  • Cafe De Jane
    200 Main, Brownsville
    (507) 482-6333

  • Corky’s Pizza
    25 S. Walnut, La Crescent
    (507) 895-6996

  • Dairy Queen
    603 Esch Dr, Caledonia
    (507) 725-2751

  • Doc’s Blue Moose
    133 W. Main, Spring Grove
    (507) 498-3627

  • Elsie’s Food & Spirits
    226 E. Main, Caledonia
    (507) 725-3313

  • Farmhouse Eatery & Gifts
    219 N. Kingston, Caledonia
    (507) 725-8581

  • Good Times Restaurant & Bar
    118 Bissen, Caledonia
    (507) 725-3839

  • Ivy Grove Cafe
    101 W. Main, Spring Grove
    (507) 498-5450

  • Kaddy’s Kafe
    236 E. Main, La Crescent
    (507) 895-2900

  • Kwik Trip Hearty Platter Kitchen
    608 Esch Dr., Caledonia
    (507) 725-2906

  • Little Miami Restaurant & Bar
    5367 Cty Rd 249, Freeburg
    (507) 724-2156

  • Redwood Cafe
    117 Hwy 44/76, Caledonia
    (507) 725-2270

  • Sidewalk Cafe
    46 Main, Hokah
    (507) 894-4244

  • Subway® La Crescent
    101 Kistler Dr, La Crescent
    (507) 895-7827

  • Subway® Caledonia
    507 Vista Dr, La Crescent
    (507) 725-5652

  • Sub-Zero Pizza & Ice Cream
    210 E. Cedar, Houston
    (507) 896-2452

  • Tas-Tee Shoppe
    211 Main, Hokah
    (507) 894-4141

  • The Wired Rooster Coffee Shop
    131 E. Main, Caledonia
    (507) 725-8199

Seasonal
  • Caledonia Farmers Market
    117 Hwy 44, Caledonia
    April-October, weather permitting. Every Wed., 3pm-6pm in Redwood Café’s parking lot

  • Hein Apple Stand
    476 Hwy 16, La Crescent
    Open late summer through fall.

  • Hoch Orchard & Gardens
    32553 Forster Road, La Crescent
    (507) 643-6329

  • Hokah Root River Junction Farmers Market
    33 Main St., Hokah
    Seasonal. Thursday evenings, 4pm-7pm in St. Peter’s parking lot.

  • Kathan’s Homestead Berries
    3610 N. Pine Creek Rd, La Crescent
    (507) 895-4633

  • La Crescent Farmers Market
    420 S. 2nd St, La Crescent
    Mid-May through mid-Oct. Tuesdays 4pm-7pm in Crucifixion School parking lot.

  • Longhorn Valley Apple Stand
    704 Hwy 16, La Crescent
    (507) 895-4586
    Late summer & fall only

  • River View Vineyard & Winery
    32883 Cty Hwy 1, La Crescent
    (608) 385-1209

  • Sweet 16 Farm Hop Harvest
    21215 Hwy 16, Houston
    (507) 864-2260
    Annual (end of August) Hop Harvest Festival

  • Wold Strawberry Farm
    22988 Berry Dr, Mabel
    (507) 493-5897

  • Union Valley Vineyard & Winery
    6622 Union Ridge Dr, Hokah
    (608) 780-1188

  • Van Lin Orchards
    4002 Tschumper Rd, La Crescent
    (507) 313-8632

Specialty Food Locations
  • B&B Honey Farm
    5917 Hop Hollow Rd, Houston
    (507) 896-3955

  • Bauer’s Market & Garden Center
    221 N. 2nd St, La Crescent
    (507) 895-4583

  • Buffalo Gal/Money Creek Buffalo Ranch
    32488 Cody Dr, Houston
    (507) 896-2345

  • Caledonia Bakery
    124 E. Main, Caledonia
    (507) 725-3965

  • Carlson Coffee Roasting Co.
    101 W. Cedar, Houston
    (507) 459-1951

  • Fat Pat’s BBQ Food Truck
    Spring Grove
    (various locations in Tri-State area)

  • Sno Pac Foods, Inc.
    521 Enterprise Dr, Caledonia
    (507) 725-5281

  • Spring Grove Soda Pop, Inc.
    215 2nd Ave NW, Spring Grove
    (507) 498-3424

  • Stratford Farm
    19315 Stratford Dr, Spring Grove
    (507) 498-5707
    Public meals on select holidays only

  • The Sugar Shack
    149 W. Main, Spring Grove
    (507) 498-3437

Food Stores
  • Apple Village Liquor
    21 S. Walnut, La Crescent
    (507) 895-8250

  • Caledonia Liquor Store
    126 S. Kingston, Caledonia
    (507) 725-3988

  • La Crescent Wine & Spirit
    100 Twilite, La Crescent
    (507) 895-2767

  • Quillin’s Foods La Crescent
    24 S. Walnut, La Crescent
    (507) 895-2245

  • Quillin’s Foods Caledonia
    510 Vista Dr, Caledonia
    (507) 725-5276

  • Red’s IGA
    500 E. Main, Spring Grove
    (507) 498-5484

  • Root River Market
    119 E. Cedar, Houston
    (507) 896-8001

Nightlife
  • American Legion Caledonia
    129 S. Marshall, Caledonia
    (507) 725-9956

  • American Legion Houston
    121 S. Grant, Houston
    (507) 896-2555

  • American Legion La Crescent
    509 N. Chestnut, La Crescent
    (507) 895-4595

  • American Legion Spring Grove
    104 W. Main, Spring Grove
    (507) 498-3908

  • Back 40 Supper Club
    15506 Old 44 Rd, Caledonia
    (608) 769-0231

  • Corner Bar & Liquor Store
    100 E. Main, Spring Grove
    (507) 498-3931

  • Gator’s Bar & Grill
    300 E. Main, Eitzen
    (507) 495-3599

  • Hummer’s Pub
    106 Main, Hokah
    (507) 894-4718

  • JT’s Corner Bar & Grill
    125 E. Cedar, Houston
    (507) 896-3232

  • Lawrence Lake Marina & Bait
    8995 Lawrence Lake Ln, Brownsville
    (507) 482-6615

  • MAAD Bowling Alley
    114 Bissen, Caledonia
    (507) 725-6223

  • Ma Cal Grove Golf Course
    15939 Hwy 76/44, Caledonia
    (507) 725-2733

  • Main Street Saloon
    56 Main, Hokah
    (507) 894-4500

  • Norski’s Saloon
    135 W. Main, Spring Grove
    (507) 498-3627

  • RockFilter Distillery
    113 Maple Dr, Spring Grove
    (507) 498-7625

  • Saxon Hall Pizza & Pub
    702 Main, Brownsville
    (507) 482-4255

  • Schmitty’s TimeOut Tavern
    444 N. Chestnut, La Crescent
    (507) 895-4239

  • Sports Hub Bar
    25 N. Walnut, La Crescent
    (507) 895-2715

  • The Turn Bar & Grill
    9203 Mound Prairie Dr, Houston
    (507) 894-4444

  • Wildcat Saloon
    202 3rd St, Brownsville
    (507) 482-6811