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Blue Heron Coffee House

162 W 2nd St, Winona, MN 55987-3109
+1 507-452-7020
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“quiche” (17 reviews)
“soups” (23 reviews)
“oatmeal” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
162 W 2nd St, Winona, MN 55987-3109
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family was visiting for Thanksgiving and we drove up to Winona to see the art museum. Our stop at Blue Heron was just what we needed for a little afternoon snack. We enjoyed our coffees, latttes, tea, and pastries. The atmosphere was fun and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank vacationrentalstl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place...wonderful food, atmosphere and friendly staff. We always choose a round table for the 8 of us, catch up on the latest news, laugh and giggle and just have a good time in a very relaxed, fun place. Thank you for putting up...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wendybirthday
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Cute coffee shop that has soups ,salads, sandwiches and a small breakfast menu. We ordered the Mediterranean sandwich to share. $9.50. It wasn't huge, but was full of meat , had great flavor, and the homemade bread was very good. Friendly staff, not super fast...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kay k
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We are in Winona 3 or 4 times a year! This is our first stop 100% of the time. The last couple times we have noticed a change in the quality of food. Something is changing? ALL three of us felt like it has not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Krups77
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Often local source and organic, the Blue Heron offers up tasty soups of the day (usually a Vegan option among these), freshly made sandwiches (the Southwest Turkey is our favorite) and delicious salads (it is always a toss-up for me between the beets/ greens option,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LynneRabuse
Reviewed August 20, 2018

If you like healthy, homegrown, tasty cuisine in a laid back atmosphere, Blue Heron is the place for you. Nice selection of good beers, including Toppling Goliath. Tasty soups, salads, and sandwiches. Friendly service. Very reasonable pricing. Accessible.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Glenn M
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Here's where to go for reliable healthful food served in a friendly atmosphere. Although we miss the book store that was once connected, we appreciate the expanded dining area so we can sit and relax over delicious coffee, fresh quiche, and sandwiches.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Peg S
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We were looking for a relaxed but quick breakfast before we left town on a Monday morning. The atmosphere was exactly what we like in a coffee house. The menu had several yummy breakfast things that we could enjoy. Of course the coffee was very...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank BethBeth26
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Perfect coffee, homemade baked goods, all homemade soups from organic foods. Homemade quiche and frittatas. Sandwiches and salads fresh and great combo of ingredients. Tea choices and espresso coffees. Really, my favorite place to eat, hands down. Never had a disappointing choice.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank chrispaint
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere is light and friendly here, and the food is really tasty! Very fresh and we especially like the little fruit garnishes.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Kellbelle76
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All restaurants in MN are non-smoking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 162 W 2nd St, Winona, MN 55987-3109
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Winona
  • Phone Number: +1 507-452-7020
  • E-mail
Chill coffee shop serving lunch & breakfast items made from scratch using organic & locally-sourced ingredients. Our menu includes espresso, tea, sandwiches, soup, salads, baked goods and more. We advocate for sustainability and bio-diversity and cultivate a sense of community and a gathering space to support local growers, artists and musicians.
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