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Things to do in Wabasha

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.
Entertainment
“The Eagle's have made Lake Pepin their home. The National Eagle Center is an experience the whole family can enjoy!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
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“If you have seen Grumpy Old Men then Slippery's is the place to go. Right on the Mississippi River it is a great location to eat outdoors in the summer or snuggle inside surrounded by the nostalgia of a town proud to be know for "the home of Grumpy Old Men". ”
  • 2 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“If you are hungry for someone else to make you breakfast this is the place to go! It has wonderful breakfast options, big portions, and literally across the street! Hours are typically 7am-2pm and closed on Tuesdays. Make sure you bring cash as they do not accept cards!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Place to eat
“With 18 holes and a full driving range The Bluffs Golf Course is both beautiful and well maintained!”
  • 1 local recommends
Food
“CANDY CANDY CANDY! Check out Wabasha's own candy story 2 blocks from the cabin! This candy shop has grown due to its great chocolate reputation and moved into a larger, beautiful commercial space in the center of town! It has great views and a number of trinkets to purchase on sight!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Ski Area
“Ski hill with multiple lifts and slopes, including the steepest drop in Minnesota south of Duluth.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“This is our family's favorite place to eat in Wabasha! Right around the corner from the cabin is the Silver Star Saloon + Grill which is where you will find all things American and Tex- Mex! The Silver Star is also a great place to grab a very affordable drink and mix with the younger local crowd. Jukebox music is playing and the scene is usually hopping late into the night. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Great local mexican food! Los Portales has a great happy hour and late night drink menu as well as wonderful mexican food if that is what you are craving! ”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Rent a 4 or 6 seater bike just one block up from the duplex! A wonderful way to get around town and see all the sights. (Seasonally).”
  • 1 local recommends
Premise
  • 1 local recommends
Thrift / Vintage Store
“One of my favorite thrift stores of all time! Somehow this tiny store always has treasure hidden in the shelves and everything is priced to sell! They only accept cash (as many places in Wabasha do!) so make sure you bring your dollars with you when you visit this sweet little thrift store!”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“If your laundry needs are greater than the cabin washer/dryer can provide head just around the corner to Heritage Laundromat. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Convenience Store
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  • 1 local recommends
Pub
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“A great place to get pub food and beer! Usually filled with locals. Lots of Irish dishes made here!”
  • 1 local recommends
Gift Shop
“Visit Barton’s Brickhouse Boutique for great seasonal shopping. They are located in a brick house less then a block away from the cabin (across the street from the VFW) and is full of items for you to browse! ”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
“Only Coffee shop in town the Eagles Nest is a great place to grab a coffee and relax. Open from 7am-4 (8-2 Sundays) the Eagles Nest also serves pastries and snacks for that little extra something.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Bar
“If you have seen Grumpy Old Men then Slippery's is the place to go. Right on the Mississippi River it is a great location to eat outdoors in the summer or snuggle inside surrounded by the nostalgia of a town proud to be know for "the home of Grumpy Old Men". ”
  • 2 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“If you are hungry for someone else to make you breakfast this is the place to go! It has wonderful breakfast options, big portions, and literally across the street! Hours are typically 7am-2pm and closed on Tuesdays. Make sure you bring cash as they do not accept cards!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“This is our family's favorite place to eat in Wabasha! Right around the corner from the cabin is the Silver Star Saloon + Grill which is where you will find all things American and Tex- Mex! The Silver Star is also a great place to grab a very affordable drink and mix with the younger local crowd. Jukebox music is playing and the scene is usually hopping late into the night. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Taco Place
“Great local mexican food! Los Portales has a great happy hour and late night drink menu as well as wonderful mexican food if that is what you are craving! ”
  • 1 local recommends
Pub
“A great place to get pub food and beer! Usually filled with locals. Lots of Irish dishes made here!”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
“Only Coffee shop in town the Eagles Nest is a great place to grab a coffee and relax. Open from 7am-4 (8-2 Sundays) the Eagles Nest also serves pastries and snacks for that little extra something.”
  • 1 local recommends

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