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Rock Creek Cafe

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5737 State Highway 70, Pine City, MN 55063-9274
+1 320-629-4862
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“breakfast” (10 reviews)
“pies” (3 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Soups
5737 State Highway 70, Pine City, MN 55063-9274
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was really looking forward to the Dumpling soup and Chicken Fried steak after reading the reviews. We were sadly disappointed. Overcooked steak, just ok flavor and i make much better soup and dumplings. Service was friendly and fast. Bathroom was disgusting. We would not go...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food! Highly recommend this cafe. We’ve been there twice. Loved it both times. The soup is some of the best we’ve had. Fish sandwich was so good. Pancakes and French toast was great. No complaints, everything was great. Staff is very friendly and attentive....More

Thank Lisakaye26
Reviewed August 15, 2018

This a where the locals eat and visit. We ate their twice, once on our way to the Iron Range and then on our return trip to St. Paul. Hubby loved the ( I think it is called the hay stack) haystack so much that...More

Thank crystal543
Reviewed August 6, 2018

My family and I have eaten here multiple times. It is always amazing and the staff is always very nice! I highly recommend the rock creek cafe!

Thank vonbell151
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Based on other reviews, we stopped at the Rock Creek Cafe for a late breakfast on our vacation. There were six in our party. We had Heidelberg’s Haystack, Trucker’s breakfast, pancakes, & biscuits. Super good. I had the fried chicken swiss sandwich (equally as good)....More

Thank jennyann70
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch and once again great service and tasty home cookin' food! Burgers here are hand pattied and cooked perfect. The bacon on the burger was so good too. Hubby had a roast beef swiss sandwich that had big thick slices...More

Thank dianeMNtravels
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Quaint and clean small diner right off the freeway. Great breakfast and haystacks and chicken dumpling soup. All homemade

Thank Duck2015
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Tried the soup and strawberry pie and both were terrific. Thanks to the other reviewers for the recommendation otherwise wouldn't have stopped in.

Thank Cheryl K
Reviewed July 12, 2017

We usually eat at Toby's and we found this place, our new place to visit on the way up to and way back from up North. Food and service was excellent and the homemade dumpling soup was outstanding!

Thank Steve V
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

My sisters and I stopped here upon the recommendation of one of the sisters. So very glad we did and will definitely be back. Very small cafe that packs a powerful punch. A very young cook that was very talented and a waitress that was...More

Thank lyga56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5737 State Highway 70, Pine City, MN 55063-9274
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Pine City
  • Phone Number: +1 320-629-4862
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