Restaurants Near Mayo Clinic in Rochester

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In addition to premier Rochester hotels, Downtown Rochester is home to a variety of restaurants near Mayo Clinic, including Crossings Bistro and Bar, Martini's bar, Lord Essex, the Grand Grill and Salute wine bar and more. Each of these destinations — along with others — is easily accessible from Kahler's centrally located hotels, providing a wealth of options for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night dining.

Restaurants in Downtown Rochester, MN:

Lord Essex 

The Lord Essex Tavern, is indeed a rarity, it’s a unique dining experience in a sea of ubiquity, it stands above the rest by committing itself to creating excellent French bistro cuisine with the finest quality ingredients, along with a similarly intense focus on impeccable guest service. All done in an environment that is quintessentially old-world, and harkens back to a time when craftsmanship, and hard work were the order of the day.  

Crossings Bistro and Bar

Crossings Bistro & Bar serves a collection of classic dishes at breakfast, lunch and dinner. From succulent Salmon Dijonaise to fresh grilled Basil Chicken, Crossings is a downtown Rochester restaurant with something for every palate.

Salute Wine Bar and More 

Salute wine bar and more offers guests and locals an authentic taste of Italy, with beautiful wines and delicious fresh appetizers and entrees. Wine tastings and live entertainment as well as a Wine Pairing Dinner every other week.

The Grand Grill 

Classic Midwestern comfort foods anchor the menu at the Grand Grill, well-known and beloved by locals and visitors alike. Grilled sandwiches, burgers, and signature entrees are complemented by full wine and beer lists at this restaurant at the Kahler Grand Hotel.


Start your evening or end your night in style at Martini's, the best bar in Downtown Rochester. Open daily until 11pm, Martini's serves an array of refreshing cocktails made with fine spirits — along with a stellar food menu — in a vibrant setting.


Conveniently located in the lobby of the Kahler Grand Hotel, Starbucks serves oven-warmed food and all of the signature coffee drinks for which the chain is famous.