We have some awesome restaurants in Rochester, Minnesota. And a good chunk of them offer brunch! If you're looking for the perfect spot to wake up with delicious food this weekend, I've got the 12 best brunch spots in Rochester.

Going out for brunch on the weekend is one of my favorite things. I like to be lazy in the morning on weekends (#nokids) but if brunch is on the itinerary I'll gladly get up and get ready for the day.

Without further adieu, here are some of the best spots to relax and get brunch this weekend in Rochester!

Hat tip to Trip Advisor and Yelp for assisting with this list.

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Benedicts Rochester, Facebook
Benedicts Rochester, Facebook
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Benedict's

Hours: 6 AM - 3 PM every day

Bleu Duck Kitchen via Facebook, TIFFANY ALEXANDRIA
Bleu Duck Kitchen via Facebook, TIFFANY ALEXANDRIA
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Bleu Duck

Brunch is available on Saturdays 10 AM - 1 PM.

Blue Plate Diner via Facebook, CHOOCHOO-ca-CHEW
Blue Plate Diner via Facebook, CHOOCHOO-ca-CHEW
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Blue Plate Diner

Brunch hours are Sunday - Tuesday 7 AM - 2 PM. They're also open Wednesday - Saturday 7 AM - 8 PM and they have an all-day breakfast menu.

Canadian Honker, Facebook
Canadian Honker, Facebook
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Canadian Honker

Open every day starting at 7 AM. Breakfast is served until 11 AM on weekdays and noon on weekends.

Cheap Charlie's, Facebook
Cheap Charlie's, Facebook
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Cheap Charlie's

Hours are Tuesday - Friday 6 AM - 2 PM and Saturday and Sunday 7 AM - 1 PM.

Chester's Kitchen and Bar, Facebook
Chester's Kitchen and Bar, Facebook
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Chester's

Brunch is only available on Sundays 10 AM - 2 PM.

Five West Kitchen and Bar, Facebook
Five West Kitchen and Bar, Facebook
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Five West

The breakfast menu is available Monday - Friday 7 - 11 AM and Saturday and Sunday 7 AM - 1:30 PM. They also have a specific brunch menu for Saturday and Sunday also available 7 AM - 1:30 PM.

Forager Brewery, Facebook
Forager Brewery, Facebook
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Forager

Brunch/breakfast food is available every day 8 - 11 AM.

Google Maps
Google Maps
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Grandma's Kitchen

Breakfast is served Monday - Saturday 8 AM - 8 PM and Sunday 8 AM - 3 PM.

Hollandberry Pannekoeken, Facebook
Hollandberry Pannekoeken, Facebook
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Hollandberry Pannekoeken

It appears that brunch/breakfast food is served all day. They're open Monday - Friday 6:30 AM - 8 PM and Saturday and Sunday 6:30 AM - 4 PM.

Old Abe and Co., Facebook
Old Abe and Co., Facebook
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Old Abe

Old Abe's breakfast/brunch mostly consists of amazing donuts, smoothies, and all kinds of coffee drinks. They're open Wednesday - Saturday 7 AM - 7 PM and Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM.

Smoak BBQ, Facebook
Smoak BBQ, Facebook
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Smoak

Brunch/breakfast menu is available Saturdays and Sundays 9 AM - 1 PM.

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