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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Museum
“Incredible collection of artwork by big name artists, in the small town of Winona.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
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“A wonderful little restaurant offering gluten free options in addition to other delicious, yet healthy choices. They also have a wonderful ice cream selection. It is a great place to get coffee or see some live music. Check out their website for the schedule. www.acousticcafewinona.com”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
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“When people move out of Winona, I hear all the time that the one thing they miss the most is Bloedow's. You won't be disappointed. They are closed on Sundays. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Park
“Fun hiking and incredible lookout vista. Beautiful place to bring visitors to the Winona area!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Eat tasty food with a view of the Mississippi River on Levee Park in downtown Winona.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Colloquial Area
“It'll be hard to miss as it's on the same end of town as Winona Nook, but don't forget to take a look at it!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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“The driving force behind the Blue Heron Coffeehouse has always been our passion for providing good food and service to our community. With our large repertoire of recipes, culinary adventurism and commitment to quality we are able to offer a diversity of menu items that promote food that is local, seasonal and organically grown. We also advocate for sustainability and bio-diversity and cultivate a sense of community and a gathering space to support local growers, artists and musicians.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Food like you would find in New York City, but at a quarter of the price. They also have a Grill for more casual dining. Located at The Bridges Golf Course. Highly recommend eating here.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Our favorite place to grocery shop for fresh, local and organic food, and catch a cup of homemade soup.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“There's a great path around either or both lakes in Winona. It is about 15 minutes walking from Winona Nook.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Brewery
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“A great place to get a locally brewed beer with the whole family on Levee Park. Check their calendar of events because there is almost always something fun happening.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Craft beer bar with a great art scene. Live music Wednesday through Sunday. Open all year round”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“Another great location for coffee, breakfast, lunch and treats in the heart of downtown.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Library
  • 2 locals recommend
Cinema
  • 1 local recommends