We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Red Rooster Cafe

158 High St, Mineral Point, WI 53565-1208
+1 608-987-9936
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (8 reviews)
“pastries” (30 reviews)
“chilli” (10 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 am - 3:00 pm Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
158 High St, Mineral Point, WI 53565-1208
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (120)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 120 reviews

Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I saw the Red Rooster featured in a local TV program, Discover Wisconsin. They were talking about the pasties. Being from the WI/UP border, pasties are a staple that remind me of my grandparents - but have never been able to find...More

2  Thank Renee H
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I had the asparagus egg quiche with pineapple, grapes and 3 slices of orange! It was very good. Hubby had the breakfast scramble which he said he has had better, hash brown based with bacon egg and cheese was not too hot! The sliced cheese...More

Thank Ty N W
Reviewed 20 March 2018

This restaurant is located in downtown Mineral Point with parking on the street. The wait staff is very friendly, attentive and they took our order quickly. The food came out promptly and was priced reasonably. The food is standard and good. They give you a...More

Thank Beckie S
Reviewed 12 November 2017

While visiting town for the annual Driftless Film Festival, our family and filmmakers took in lunch. This is a family place with tables and a large, U-shaped counter. The Cornish pasties (rhymes with "nasties") were on the menu along with other lunch specials. The pasty...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

THE place to have breakfast in Mineral Point. Down home cooking with local options. Located a short walk from Mineral Point Hotel in the middle of the old and fun downtown.

Thank marlie15
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This was the second time I tried Red Rooster as I thought it was only fair before remarking. It is what a lot of people say - right out of the 40's, charming atmosphere, great wallpaper!, and lovely people to serve you. Should I give...More

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed 21 October 2017

What a neat & quaint cafe in the heart of the historical downtown area of Mineral Point, an old mining community in southwest Wisconsin. The service here was perfect and the food offerings include some of the delicacies from the area's past history. We enjoyed...More

Thank legacyendeavors
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I have been here several times, usually for breakfast or lunch. It's a simple "small town cafe" with a straight-forward menu. No frills, no bull, no French or Italian words to confuse "3 egg omelet with bacon or sausage". Sweet roles and pie are tasty....More

Thank Global_Traveler_WI
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Hometown goodness - friendly wait-staff - plenty of hot coffee - good value for the delicious food. Just an over-all great family atmosphere - If lived there - I think I'd feel like I was going to Cheers - where everyone knows your name! Will...More

Thank Bev R
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We had breakfast here...my husband had a breakfast scrambler (hash browns, egg, piece of ham with cheese slices on top w/toast & I had french toast. Both were really good! We then decided to share a figgy hobbin. It was delicious! Waitress was really friendly.

Thank Connie G
Nearby HotelsSee all Mineral Point Hotels
Mineral Point Hotel
90 reviews
.28 km away
Quality Inn Mineral Point
110 reviews
2.51 km away
Best Western Dodgeville Inn & Suites
275 reviews
13.31 km away
Super 8 Dodgeville
274 reviews
13.64 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Brewery Creek Brewpub
213 reviews
.33 km away
Gray Dog Deli
75 reviews
.06 km away
Tequila Point
56 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
77 reviews
.79 km away
Shake Rag Alley School of Arts & Crafts
30 reviews
.28 km away
Brewery Pottery
31 reviews
1.61 km away
Mineral Point Railroad Museum
16 reviews
.45 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Red Rooster Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 High St, Mineral Point, WI 53565-1208
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Mineral Point
  • Phone Number: +1 608-987-9936
Family owned cafe located in historical downtown Mineral Point. Serving fresh Cornish pasty daily for over 40 years. Breakfast served all day. We appreciate your business!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing