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Cafe Presto

Family owned restaurant for over 30 years. Fast, quick and delicious meals in a comfortable setting. Check out local favorites or try something new from the updated menu including wood fire pizzas
US$ 3 - US$ 14
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Mexican, American, Cafe
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at a nearby hotel due to husband’s surgery. This place was so very convenient to the St. Marys Campus, Rochester, MN. The food was delicious. Great variety. Staff there was so personable. I was there so many times they always had my beverage for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bicycle2876
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our 4th time at this restaurant. The food is always delicious!! Fresh ingredients, well prepared. If this restaurant were in Chicago, there would be a line out the door every day! Excellent service too!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank shellyh495
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

I walked across from Mayo St. Marys on a brisk night for dinner. I was immediately greeted. The waiter helped me identify his favorites, including “best fries in town.” I had the brisket and fries. The roll was soooo fresh. Very good. I would return...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tinag6813
Reviewed 28 November 2018

We decided to have take-out dinner here one night during a Mayo trip. My first observation was a huge bin of dirty dishes right by the entrance which was a huge turn-off. There were also no other customers there even though it was prime dinner...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank bike_rambler
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

I come here quite frequently and love the consistently great quality food. Then today I tried the new wood fired pizza. It was fantastic! I had “the Rob” and now I need to try every single one of them. Great food, great service, fair price...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 08innap
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Good food and smiling polite service here. Had the gyros, and they were tasty. Food was quick and they took good care of us. It’s spartan and simple inside. But quick and very convenient for those at Mayo St Mary’s campus, as its right across...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TriCityDude
Reviewed 14 November 2018

We have eaten at Cafe Presto a few times the past month and have found the staff extremely friendly and helpful when we can't decide what to choose to eat. The prices are reasonable and the variety of food makes it easy for a family...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MNVoyageuse
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

I have had a few great meals at Cafe Presto. The staff is helpful and friendly serving up good food. I’m not sure why it says it is “Mexican” for me it is far from that with lots of food choices. Breakfast was perfect and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank andil64
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is a gem of a diner that we wish we had discovered much earlier than we did. Everything on the menu is delicious, it is quick and very reasonably priced. If you are at Mayo or St. Mary's, this diner will save your sanity...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Cindy J
Reviewed 6 November 2018

New development in our status, husband has severe heart condition. We've been in a hotel for over a week waiting between appointments. We needed a healthy lunch and I called Cafe Presto if they would deliver to the Cornerstone Soldiers Field Hotel, and they agreed....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank D J G
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There is free parking directly behind the restaurant outdoor patio in the back. You will have to enter from 1st Street SW, drive through the hotel parking lot, and then park at Cafe Prestos lot. There is also a pay lot next... More
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