The Afton House Inn is the best restaurant in Afton, Minnesota. Afton, Minnesota is small town America yet it is just miles from Minneapolis-St,Paul, Minnesota. It is so close to Minneapolis-St.Paul, Minnesota that you would think it was part of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Afton, Minnesota is a very small historic town that is quaint and refreshing in its’ historic atmosphere. It is hard to believe you are so close to the Twin Cities when you are at Afton, Minnesota.
The Afton House Inn sits right in the middle of the town of Afton, Minnesota. It is an old historic Inn that sits along the St. Croix River. The Mississippi River connects with the St. Croix River shortly south of Afton, Minnesota. The St. Croix River is a mighty big river with clear flowing water. Many boats use the St. Croix River and a boat dock sits behind the Afton Inn.
The outside of the Afton House Inn looks very historic. The building itself is a two story old historic Inn and it is surrounded by the Afton, Minnesota historic district. Lovely flowers are growing in the summer outside the Afton Inn. The Afton Inn has plenty of parking and the parking lot sits right next to the Afton House Inn so you don’t have to walk far to get to the Afton House. The traffic is very easy to drive through in Afton, Minnesota.
Behind the Afton House Inn is a trail that you can walk on or take a bike on. The trail follows the river and you can find the trail behind the Afton House Inn. After you enjoy a good meal at the Afton House Inn you can take a walk and enjoy some nature.
The Afton House Inn is a Victorian Inn with rooms you can stay at. I have never been to the Afton House Inn without a car decorated with just married signs on it in the parking lot. The Afton House Inn is a good place to stay for you wedding night. It is out of the way and your friends won’t find you plus the Victorian décor will please you. Each room is Victorian and has it’s own name on it. Some rooms have whirlpools and all the rooms are elegant.
The Afton House restaurant is Victorian and elegant. The food at the Afton House Inn is delicious with a lot of variety to choose from. On Sunday there is a buffet that has several different selections on it. A wonderful salad bar is part of the buffet with many different types of salad to choose from. The Sunday buffet has a desert bar that has splendid tasting deserts and two chocolate fountains. One fountain is for chocolate and one fountain is for white chocolate. Strawberries are close by to dunk into the chocolate of your choice. This desert bar does not only taste great it looks great.
If you are interested in more information about the Afton House Inn you can call them at 651-436-8883.