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Where to Eat in Rochester, MN – Attending Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic

(Updated for 2016)

So you are coming to Rochester for┬áthis year’s Member Meeting & Social Media Residency! There are great panels, talks, and smart people to network with, bla, bla, bla… Lets get down to the important stuff.

Where to eat. As an outsider I will give my thoughts based on years past. These are restaurants I have enjoyed but are listed in no particular order:


Category: Burgers

216 1st Ave SW
Rochester, MN 55902
(507) 289-0577

Mac’s Downtown Restaurant

Categories: Mediterranean, Greek, American (Traditional) [Edit]

20 1st St SW
Rochester, MN 55902
(507) 289-4219

Victoria’s Ristorante & Wine Bar

Categories: Italian, Pizza, Wine Bars

7 1st Ave SW
Rochester, MN 55902
(507) 280-6232

Chester’s Kitchen and Bar

Categories: Modern destination features upscale American fare & cocktails

Chester’s is located on the first floor of University Square:
111 S Broadway, Rochester, MN 55904
(507) 424-1211

Have you been in years past? Where do you recommend?

Author Info

Reed Smith