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Our Favorite Lanesboro Restaurants

Enjoy a variety of restaurants and brewpubs and sweet shops within walking distance of the Inn.

What a wonderful community. Open, warm and welcoming, just like the Cottage House Inn!Gerard A., Cork, Ireland

Brenda's Stockyard Cafe

Located at the Lanesboro Sales Commission, you can eat a hearty breakfast or lunch with the farmers at Brenda’s Stockyard Cafe, on Wednesdays and Fridays.  And, feel free to step inside the sales barn to watch one of the region’s best livestock sales! Located 0.3 miles east on Coffee Street. You can walk or drive.

(507) 467-2192
High Court Pub

High Court Pub is the place for bloody marys, mixed drinks, local brews, and their delicious flatbread pizza to be enjoyed either inside their beautifully restored building or out on the relaxing patio above the Root River.  They host trivia nights, open mic nights, and amazing live music, just check their calendar on their website. Located one block south of the Cottage House Inn.

(507) 467-2782
Home Sweet Home Cafe & Cakery

Home Sweet Home Cafe and Cakery is a comfort food restaurant that provides classics like eggs benedict, biscuits and gravy, reuben, chicken salad, and delicious daily specials as well as sweet treats in their bakery case.  If you need a cake or other dessert that is equally beautiful as it is delicious, this is the place to call! Located across the street from the Cottage House Inn.

(507) 467-2244

Visit Lanesboro's newest restaurant, which opened in December 2021, right along the trail and above the Root River.  They describe themselves as, "elevated fast casual cuisine", and your tastebuds will be happy you gave them a try.

(507) 467-4040
Lanesboro Pastry Shoppe

The Lanesboro Pastry Shoppe will cook to order whatever you want for breakfast (just not pancakes) and has a daily chalk-board menu for lunch with popular items like their steak sandwich, gyro, and tomato-garlic soup.  Of course, you must bring home some of their amazing pecan rolls, scones, or bread.  Remember to bring cash or check and an empty stomach. Located across the street from the Cottage House Inn.

(507) 467-2864
Old Village Hall

The Old Village Hall Restaurant and Pub, is the place to savor a flavorful multi-course meal of beef, lamb, fish and more.  They have a lovely patio under some shade trees and surrounded by a lovely perennial garden. Located on Coffee Street.

(507) 467-2962
Pedal Pushers Cafe

Pedal Pushers Cafe serves up an eclectic and fun menu for lunch and dinner using local ingredients for its fun menu items like crispy brussel sprouts, grilled fish tacos, and a new Korean style pork bowl. Located one block south of the Cottage House Inn.

(507) 467-1050
Root River Unwined

Located in the renovated Lanesboro creamery building, Root River Unwined pairs their food with their selective wines, beers, and liquors.  Dine al fresco or inside. Located on Coffee Street.

(224) 688-4663