The Most Charming Pit Stop On Minnesota’s Soo Line Trail Is Jordie’s Trailside Cafe

Minnesota has hundreds of beautiful trails that cross miles of the state’s most beautiful landscape. They run alongside rivers, up and down rolling hills, in forests, and through charming small towns. In central Minnesota, one of the loveliest trails is the Soo Line Trail. This paved stretch crosses through the countryside, passing many small towns along the way. One of those towns is the tiny community of Bowlus, where a charming pit stop awaits for those who travel the Soo Line Trail. Read on to learn about the tasty meals that await at Jordie’s Trailside Cafe.

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If you ever find yourself traveling along the Soo Line Trail, make a pitstop at Jordie’s Trailside Cafe. They’re open Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Saturday-Sunday 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Check out the website and Facebook page for more information. And for more small-town spots to try, check out our list of 11 underrated restaurants in Minnesota.

Address: 105 1st Ave S, Bowlus, MN 56314, USA