True to our nature Rushford Peterson Valley will do our best to satisfy your craving. Down-home hearty or light breakfasts, traditional comfort food favorites, ethnic delights, renowned pizza, pie and ice cream, or relax over a warm cup of latte and pastry as you begin another day’s adventure.
Spring through fall garden fresh edibles and handcrafts are available on Wednesday’s at Rushford Peterson Valley Farmers Market. From the field to the table locally grown organic vegetables and fruit may be purchased by shareholders at Featherstone Farm.
Church and social group dinners and bake sales provide seasonal home-cooked goodness. In the evening, slow down and chill out like a local at a community bar or lounge. The diversity of dining choices ensures the perfect solution for every appetite.
The American Legion is a patriotic veterans organization that serves veterans and the community. Conveniently located between the Root River Bike Trail and Highway 16, the American Legion Post 94 in Rushford is open to the public. Every Tuesday is Burger Night & Meat Raffle; Wednesday is Ladies Night; Thursday is Mexican Night; and Friday is All Day $3 Beer. Heggie's Pizza is available all week. The second and fourth Wednesdays every month are Bingo Night and the Sons of the American Legion serves a meal. The American Legion has a large room, with licensed kitchen and seating up to 225, available for wedding receptions, parties, meetings and events of all types. Legion Riders Chapter.
The Creamery offers a casual dining atmosphere with a variety of food options, including hand-tossed pizza, ice cream and a variety of sandwiches, soups and salads. Conveniently located off the Root River Bike Trail with seasonal, outdoor patio seating available. Fresh waffle cones and dishes made daily...even chocolate-dipped for the daring! Banquet and private party space. Next door, bowling for more family fun.
Open seasonally for:
River Rentals - kayaks, canoes, tubes with transportation along the Root River - 7 days a week By Appointment
Restaurant - Serving flatbreads and paninis with local ingredients; beer, seltzer, and other cold beverages. Open beginning May 27 through the summer: Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 11 am - 7 pm.
Shuttle Service for bicyclists or river travelers - Available 7 days a week through the summer months and By Appointment.
A beautiful and well-maintained, mature golf course that opened in 1931 and is nestled in the bluffs of southeastern Minnesota. Ferndale is a 9-hole-Par 36 golf course with cart rentals and practice green. Relax in the clubhouse or on the surrounding deck with a cold beverage and lunch or dinner from the Bar & Grill menu. Open to the Public. Rental of the clubhouse is also an option for your next event.
Handcrafted espresso, specialty coffee, quality tea and all-fruit smoothies. Bakery items, hot breakfast sandwiches, and soups. Local artwork displayed and solicited. Check out our Facebook Page for Business Hours, including our Drive Thru.
Bowling for family fun! Many open bowl times available. League bowling for men, women, couples and youth. Make bowling reservations for birthdays and other parties. Full service bar and lounge. Pizza and full menu available from The Creamery next door! Nordic Lanes can also be reserved for events and banquets. Visit our Facebook page for updates and entertainment schedules.
Norsland Lefse is much more than a coffee shop and bakery. It's a producer of traditional lefse and other Scandinavian treats for more than 30 years. Norsland Lefse is made with real potatoes, with no preservatives to ensure it tastes just like Grandma's! The Gift Shop features Scandinavian items and the Coffee Shop & Bakery incorporates lefse into a unique menu and fresh baked goods.
Rushford Foods — Your Hometown Market specializes in Fresh and Local! Locally owned and operated for over 48 years, featuring full service Meat, Produce and Deli departments with many in-store prepared fresh foods. Stop in for local products available year round, including Norsland Lefse, Spring Grove Soda, Metz's Cheese and a variety of local Honey...And much more.
Chester Fried Chicken and Daily Deli Specials! Eat-in dining or take it to go. Visit our website for the daily specials.
Shawnee’s—Home of the 1/3-lb. Charbroiled Burger. In addition to amazing burgers, sandwiches and wraps, try the weekly specials, including Tacos, Chicken Burrito, Chicken Stir Fry, Crab Alfredo, or Cold-water Lobster Tail & Rib-eye Steak. Family-friendly environment. Enjoy an ice cold beverage while swapping stories with friends—new and old. Visit the website for a detailed menu.
Open to the public: Cold beverages, pool & darts, pull tabs, Heggies pizza, hot sandwiches, and snacks.
Diner serving breakfasts and lunches.