We’re not saying you have to eat when you visit Red Wing, Minnesota. We’re saying that you most definitely should. The Red Wing Hotels Travel Counselor will tell you where and what you should munch when you visit our lovely corner of southern Minnesota. From Cuban roast pork to bacon donuts, if it’s listed at Red Wing Hotels, it’s a must-eat.
And when you’re done gorging yourself at all the best Red Wing restaurants, help your fellow travelers out by leaving your own reviews and comments.
Hanisch Bakery & Coffee Shop
410 W. Third St. • Red Wing, MN, 55066
Combining all the donuts, breads, cookies and cakes of a full-scale bakery with a diverse breakfast and lunch menu and a wide array of coffee choices, Hanisch Bakery is a preferred choice for Red Wing, Minnesota early birds. Just a quick walk from the St. James Hotel in downtown Red Wing.
Cuisine:American, bakery, coffeePrice:$$$Service:Counter order
307 Main St. • Red Wing, MN 55066
Sarah's is an independent, creative restaurant in downtown Red Wing, featuring a modern American menu, a dramatic, artful atmosphere and a fabulous bar.
The Brickhouse Pub & Grille
433 Main St. • Red Wing, MN
The Brickhouse team has brilliantly melded a love of fine food featuring everything from home made soups, sauces, and pastas to unique salads and delicious steaks with a brilliant drink menu. Situated in downtown Red Wing, the Brickhouse is just a short walk from the St. James Hotel.
Cuisine:American, pizzaPrice:$$$Service:Full service
406 Main St. • Red Wing, MN 55066
Tucked away on the lower level of the St. James Hotel, the Port features an elegant atmosphere that is perfect for that romantic dinner, special occasion or intimate get-together. Or if you prefer, relax in the lounge with a glass of wine or handcrafted ale. One of only two fine-dining options for those staying in any Red Wing hotel.
Vino in the Valley
W. 3826 450th Ave. • Maiden Rock, WI 54750
Vino in the Valley is a unique, outdoor dining experience designed to stimulate all your senses. Every Thursday and Saturday night, as well as Sunday afternoons May through September (with additional weekends October through December), enjoy a glass of wine and a pasta dinner among the vines in an outdoor setting nestled in the heart of the Rush River Valley. Acoustic music from local artists adds to the ambiance.
Bronk’s Bar & Grill
101 E. Center St. • Lake City, MN 55041
A nice spot for a casual lunch or dinner located just a stone’s throw from Lake Pepin in scenic Lake City.
406 Main St. • Red Wing, MN
Sip handcrafted ale at the mahogany bar or enjoy a light dinner beside the cracklin’ fire. Jimmy’s is an Old World getaway from life’s hectic pace. Hidden away on the fifth floor of the St. James Hotel, Jimmy’s offers the best views of downtown Red Wing, MN.
Nosh Restaurant & Bar
310 ½ S. Washington St. • Lake City, MN 55041
The western Mediterranean influenced American cuisine offered at Nosh focuses on the bounty of the farming community of southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin. An impressively stocked full-service bar caters to every pallet, from the wine connoisseur to the beer aficionado.
Cuisine:Mediterranean AmericanPrice:$$$$Service:Full service
240 Harrison St. • Red Wing, MN 55066
Red Wing, Minnesota’s only true Italian restaurant features a thick menu of traditional Italian cuisine, dry-rubbed, hand-cut steaks and a nice selection of American food. Handily located in the Red Wing Pottery district, easily accessible from a number of Red Wing hotels.
Smokin’ Oak Rotisserie & Grill
4243 U.S. 61 • Red Wing, MN 55066
Wood-fired ribs, chicken and more. Located in the parking lot of the Red Wing Country Inn & Suites, but you can’t walk here from any of the other Red Wing, MN hotels.
The Harbor View Café
314 First St. • Pepin, WI 54759
The Harbor View has prepared and served excellent fresh fish and seafood for nearly 30 years. The diverse menu features the Harbor View’s signature dish, Alaskan halibut – lightly dusted and sautéed, with black butter caper sauce, served with jasmine rice and fresh salsa – and a variety of pork, lamb, chicken, beef and vegetarian dinners, including favorites like roast pork loin, chicken breasts, stuffed mushrooms.
406 Main St. • Red Wing, MN
Featuring the Porch, Patio and Hoopskirt Bar, the Veranda is the only place in Red Wing, Minnesota, where you can enjoy a wide variety of casual dining while taking in stellar views of the Mississippi River. Located on the main level of the St. James Hotel.
Tradewinds Buffet at Treasure Island Casino
5734 Sturgeon Lake Rd. • Welch, MN 55089
Featuring six unique and intimate dining areas inside a warm Caribbean marketplace, the Tradewinds Buffet offers something for everyone. Choose from daily regional specialties and international menu items.
Vinifera Vine & Dine
260 W. Main • Wabasha, MN 55981
Vinifera brings a unique dining concept to the Southeast Minnesota tourist town as a boutique wine store, wine bar and fine dining restaurant combined.