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Located within our Rochester Mayo Clinic hotel is one of the top restaurants in Rochester, MN.
Pescara Restaurant in downtown Rochester invites those with an appetite for fresh, forward food to share small plates, savor fine wine and enjoy selections from sea and land. It's the perfect place to gather for business lunches, pre-theater appetizers or romantic dinners.
Since first awarding Pescara the Best New Restaurant designation in 2010, Rochester Magazine has listed it as the 2011 and 2012 Best Fine Dining in Rochester and the coveted Best Restaurant in Rochester for 2013. Join us and taste the Insignia Scallops (2012 Best Seafood Dish) or the Fish Tacos (2013 Best Seafood Dish) for yourself.
Pescara has been a winner at the March of Dimes Annual Gala three years running (2009-2011), including the 2011 People's Choice, Best Entrée, and Best Dessert. Additionally, in 2010 the Boys & Girls Club awarded Pescara with the People's Choice Award for our outstanding chili. All proceeds went to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Rochester. Enjoy a variety of culinary delights and understand why Pescara continues to be recognized as one of the best restaurants in Rochester, MN.
We also invite you to take advantage of our In Room Dining serving breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week.
Expert catering is also available for meetings, groups and even your Rochester, MN wedding.
Enjoy your In-Room Dining experience.
In Room Dining (PDF)
Pescara Restaurant is located on the lobby level. It is the ideal location for a relaxing drink and meal. Pescara Restaurant is open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Pescara is Rochester's finest restaurant offering wonderful Fresh Fish, Steaks, Chops and Salads. We serve mouthwatering cuisine to suit every palate. Pescara has Southeastern Minnesota's most extensive wine collection, guaranteed to delight. This is the ideal location for a social or business meal, where you can be sure of the utmost in Culinary, Beverage and Service Standards. Choose from our à la Carte menu or from the great assortment of breakfast items served at our Breakfast Buffet. This is where you will find everything from a continental breakfast to full American breakfast items.
Pescara Breakfast Menu (PDF)
Pescara Fresh Express Menu (PDF)
Pescara Lunch Menu (PDF)
Pescara Dinner Menu (PDF)
Pescara Dessert Menu (PDF)
Located in the lobby, in Pescara restaurant. Besides offering a large variety of wines and beverages, in Pescara Lounge you can enjoy an assortment of small plates, including Bang Bang Shrimp, Ahi Tuna Tartare and Pescara's famous shrimp tacos
Pescara has won the 2012 Best Appetizer award for the March of Dimes Annual Gala for their Fish Tacos. This is the 4th consecutive year Pescara has won at least 1 category.
Pescara Lounge - Bar Menu (PDF)
Pescara Lounge - Cocktails (PDF)
Starbucks provides a great relaxing environment to either jumpstart your day , meet over a cup of coffee or relax at the end of the day. There are great Starbucks' bakery products available for you to enjoy, whether for Breakfast or for a quick snack. There are also many coffee related gifts for that last minute purchase.