But first, Coffee!

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Green Bridge Coffee Shop
209 Main St S
Stillwater, MN 55082
(651) 342-1914
Located just steps from Stillwater’s historic lift bridge, Green Bridge Coffee Shop is a popular spot to enjoy fine coffee, tea, and freshly baked pastries. The friendly staff, cozy atmosphere, and spacious seating make it an enjoyable place to work, catch up with friends, and soak up the downtown culture. 

MADE Coffee
410 Main St S
Stillwater, MN 55082
(651) 571-3502
MADE Coffee Shop is a modern, full-service coffee shop located right on the banks of the St. Croix. They serve delicious drinks from their manual espresso machine and their pastries are made in-house daily. In the summer, enjoy your coffee or tea on their extensive patio overlooking main street or by the fireplace on chilly days!

The Daily Grind Espresso Cafe
217 Main St N
Stillwater, MN 55082
(651) 430-3207
The Daily Grind is downtown Stillwater’s oldest coffee shop, located right on Main Street with an incredible view of the St. Croix River. You will find them located in Valley Bookstore. They are known for their specialty coffee beverages, baked goods, and breakfast sandwiches! 

Ember and Bean Roasting Co
117 Commercial Street
Hudson, WI 54016
(715) 716-1151
Ember and Bean Roasting Co is nestled into downtown Hudson offering small-batch coffee and unique coffee beverages. They serve beautiful coffee drinks topped with art, including some very colorful beverages! Whether you are catching up with friends, working, or relaxing, their cozy environment is a great atmosphere to enjoy their exciting coffee flavors. 

Joe To Go
1800 Coulee Road
Hudson, WI 54016
(715) 386-3539
If you’re looking to make a quick stop for a great coffee or smoothie, Joe To Go is the place to go. Joe to Go is a locally owned and operated drive-thru that prioritizes using quality products and organic ingredients to deliver the best coffee. They’re known for their friendly service and for providing the best experience to their community. The owners of Joe To Go have over 40 years of restaurant experience in the St. Croix Valley and beyond, and it shows with their friendly service and commitment to bringing their best to the community. 

Froth and Cork
110 4th St E
Hastings, MN 55033
(651) 273-8040
Tucked away in Historic Downtown Hastings, people travel near and far for the cozy atmosphere, great coffee, and array of baked goods and breakfast options that Froth and Cork has to offer. Froth and Cork serves coffee flights, a fun way to experience different flavors, available in hot and cold options.

The Twisted Oak Coffee House
202 Broad St, Unit B
Prescott, WI 54021
(507) 313-2516
Started in 2014 by long-time locals, The Twisted Oak Coffee House has grown to be a staple in the St. Croix Valley Community. Enjoy delicious breakfast sandwiches with a signature coffee beverage. They also serve Panini Sandwich Baskets for a great lunch option. Relax by the fireplace on the main level, or have a productive work session on the quiet upper level. 

The Wild Bean
88 Mahtomedi Ave
Mahtomedi, MN 55115
(651) 407-0942
The Wild Bean is truly a hidden gem! This charming coffee shop is known for their quality coffee and housemade pastries. Their drink menu changes with the seasons, but you can always order your classic favorites. Enjoy beautiful summer mornings on their recently renovated patio.

The Anchor Coffee House
4742 Washington Square
White Bear Lake, MN 55110
(651) 724-3719
Located just a few blocks from White Bear Lake, Anchor Coffee House is a great place to walk or bike to during the summer to grab a coffee and sit on their outdoor patio. Their menu features fun seasonal beverages, so there is always something new to try!

Selah Vie Bistro and Coffee Cottage
208 N Main Street
River Falls, WI 54022
(715) 629-7076
Located off of main street in River Falls, Selah Vie Bistro and Coffee Cottage offers specialty coffee drinks along with fresh daily baked goods, quiche, and breakfast sandwiches. During lunch, you can even try their woodfired pizzas! 

3 Arrows Coffee Company
510 S Vincent St
St. Croix Falls, WI 54024
(715) 483-7054
A short drive north of Stillwater will lead you to beautiful St. Croix Falls, where you will find 3 Arrows Coffee Company! Their menu is extensive, ranging from classic coffee drinks, to bubble tea and tea lattes. You can even purchase their coffee beans online. Hungry after hiking at Taylors Falls? Enjoy one of their specialty grilled cheese sandwiches or soup and salads! 

Local Tip:
"I love Greenbridge Coffee in downtown Stillwater. Cute spot on Main Street. Great to meet a friend, work, or grab a coffee after walking the Stillwater trail." - Lexi D.