CANNON FALLS, Minn. -- People who travel north through 4th Street in Cannon Falls and go a little farther past the main drag, the rivers and the railroad tracks, may stumble upon a coffee shop that looks nothing like one.
PLAINVIEW, Minn. -- Tim Finne comes from the restaurant business.
SAUK CENTRE, Minn. -- The specialty of Sauk Centre's Main Street Coffee Co. is obviously coffee and coffee drinks, but it serves up much more.
Papa's Kenyon Family Restaurant Hours: 7 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, 7 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Address: 620 Second St, Kenyon, Minn. Known for: Homestyle cooki
Goldie's Ice Cream Shoppe Owners: Brad Magg is the manager and owns the business with his parents, Gary and Marilee Magg Location: 304 West Second Street, Prairie City, Iowa
SPRINGFIELD, Minn. --Tommy Buesing grew up in southwest Minnesota and began his food service career at 14 when he started washing dishes at Valhalla Steakhouse on Lake Shetek.
Name: Windy Tree Caff Owners: Ken and Theresa Smith Location: 101 East Main, Riceville, IA 50466 Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday Known for hot beef sandwiches. "Our beef is so tender that it just falls apart," said Theresa. "We serv
ELGIN, Iowa -- Jimmy's Elgin Cafe serves breakfast and lunch five days a week in the town's former library
Helen's Country Cafe Address: 12 Church St., New Market, Minn. Hours: 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday; 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. Best seller: Hot beef sandwich, $5.95. The beef comes from a big