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Barbara Ann’s Fudge Shop

317 Main Street S.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

A Stillwater favorite, famous statewide for their turtles, Barbara Ann’s Fudge Shoppe is a must stop for lovers of fine handmade candies, chocolates, nostalgic hard-to-find candies, and ice cream. Located in the historic St. Croix River Exchange Building on Main Street.


1790 Washington Ave. S.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Brine’s Market & Deli is located in uptown Stillwater, in the center of Stillwater’s newer business district. Come inside the market and experience old fashioned service and quality products, yet encounter the fast service you expect today.  Great picnic supplies!


212 N. Main Street
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Old-fashioned candies, popcorn, carmel corn, cheese corn, homemade fudge, salted nuts and more! Candyland has been famous since 1932! Stop in to try our Chicago Mix popcorn.


125 S. Main Street
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Self-serve frozen yogurt bar featuring a variety of yogurt flavors and toppings. Pay by weight. Colorful modern decor.  Kids and Adults alike love it!  Stop in! Seasonal.



217 N. Main Street
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Life is too short for Bad Coffee. We have served our  great coffee in a great little coffee shop – all with a river view since 1992.   Drink your coffee here, or take it to go! Located in the back of Valley Bookseller.

Gateway Trailside

9760 Lansing Ave. N
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)


If you get hungry or thirsty while biking, be sure to seek out this food truck along the trail to re-energize! Access the food truck via the Gateway Trail near mile marker 15 between hwy 96 and Lansing Ave. If you are on the Brown’s Creek trail, it’s located just northeast of the intersection of the Gateway and Brown’s Creek trail. They also have comfort cruiser electric bike rental! Rent for 2, 4, or 8 hours. (To reach this site by car for bike rental, use this address: 9760 Lansing ave. N). Bikes will come with a basket, helmet and lock for the bike. Bring a credit card and driver’s license to secure bike. Picnic lunch to go options available as well!

Green Bridge Coffee Shop

209 S. Main St.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

New! The Green Bridge Coffee Shop will tentatively open May 1. Our shop is ideally located steps from Stillwater’s historic lift bridge and bike trails. Our menu includes coffee, espresso, tea, pastries, sandwiches, soup and more. Mike’s Electric Bikes rental is also at this location.

Hannah’s Homemade Heavens Bake Shop

117 W. Churchill St.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

South Hill neighborhood home-style local bakery with an assortment changing daily – bread, cupcakes, donuts, and treats! Stop in for lovely smells and a tasty treat.


5801 Neal Avenue North
Oak Park Heights, MN 55082 (view map)

Discover Good Food, Unique Gifts and Exceptional Service from a Local Family Owned Market. Take out or eat in casual meals. Located just off Hwy 36, behind the AmericInn.  Stop in for picnic supplies or to enjoy our great deli.  Small eating area inside Kowalski’s.


131 S. Main Street
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

*Heaters on Patio

Old-fashioned burger & malt shop with a walk-up ice cream cone window. Listen to your favorites 50’s tunes and enjoy the step-back-in-time 50’s decor. Outdoor Patio. Take Out. Open daily, right on Main Street corner of Chestnut (lift bridge road). Discover the Chestnut St. plaza extra outdoor space summer 2020!


402 S. Main St.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

*Fire pit outside coffee shop

Coffee that’s familiar without being ordinary. Fresh pressed juices that awaken. In true Minnesota fashion, our street-level café is a beacon for both locals and voyagers. MADE also offers tea and locally made pastries. Located at Lora Hotel.

Mai Little Cakes

223 S. Main St.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Mai Little Cakes is a cupcake shop that bakes from scratch daily using the freshest and finest ingredients available. We specialize in wedding cakes, cupcakes, and delicious Boba Tea. Stop into our pretty pastel pink with chandeliers shop to grab a treat while you stroll along the river downtown Stillwater.

Mexi Cafe

317 Main St. S.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)
(651) 342-1535

Enjoy the large bay windows overlooking the beautiful St. Croix River and comfortable décor with the best of Stillwater’s lumberjack history and bicycling themes. Enjoy a wonderful selection of coffee, cappuccino, juices, energy drinks, and bakery items with a full service new Mexican-American café serving complete breakfasts for or takeout box lunch for your bike ride adventure!

MN Nice Cream

308 Chestnut St. E.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Nostalgic dessert experience with a twist. Soft-serve ice cream with whimsical toppings like edible glitter. Available in vegan and dairy free, too! Seasonal.

Mon Petite Cheri

310 Main St. S.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Coming in May. Downtown bakery and brunch destination.

Muddy Paw CAFE

826 4th Street S.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Muddy Paw Cafe features a full service café specializing in high quality scratch foods and pastries, as well as house roasted coffee and espresso. Just a few blocks from downtown Stillwater. We use only the freshest local, sustainable and organic ingredients when available.


920 Olive Street W.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)


Voted best Ice Cream Parlor in Minnesota by WCCO tv poll. In Business since 1923, Stillwater’s historical gem offers forty-six ice cream flavors served in mammoth portions. Just a few blocks from downtown.   Open Spring, Summer & Fall.  Outdoor tables only.


116 S. Main Street
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Made-to-order individual pizzas baked in 90 seconds in a wood-fired oven.  Salads, beer, wine, beverages.  Right on Main Street with hidden back alley patio as well. Stop in!


221 N. Main Street
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

If you like exquisite deli meats and cheeses, beautiful fresh fruits and vegetables, meats that are raised by a local farmer, and a store that makes you feel welcome and one of the family, then stop by! We are Stillwater’s finest little grocery store specializing in natural and organic foods since 1978.  Great place for picnic supplies! Nutrition classes taught in their upstairs loft space, check out website for calendar.

Sara’s Tipsy Pies

823 4th St. S.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

The famous sweet and savory Sara’s Tipsy Pies can now be enjoyed at a retail cafe on a charming South Hill neighborhood corner. Pick up hand pies fresh or frozen or pre-order full sized pies. Stop in for fresh baked products from Sara’s Tipsy Pies, Silver Spoon Baker, Nikkolette’s Macaroons, and Willows coffee.

Tremblay’s Sweet Shop

308 S. Main St.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

This old fashioned candy store features peanuts, caramel corn, fudge, candied apples, hard candy, and rock sugar candies.


402 Main St. N.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Dine in/take out/delivery. True NY style Pizza- Our extra large pies are so delicious, that even if you have a hard time remembering the name, you won’t forget the pizza. Victoriano’s is a family owned and operated joint with over 60 years combined pizza experience. We put our heart and soul into every pie and every dish. Chef George “The Pizza Connoisseur” is at the oven so you are sure to experience a “Pizza Affair To Remember”.

Ziggy’s on Main

132 Main St. S.
Stillwater, MN 55082 (view map)

Street Food. Music. Cocktails! Find this club-like restaurant with a live music stage and featuring a changing food truck-inspired menu with main stay street favorite edibles. Right off Main Street/Chestnut St. Private rental available. Bubble hockey. Live music EVERY weekend! Discover the Chestnut Street outdoor space, summer 2020!

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