If you are craving a cup of coffee in Southeast Rochester, Minnesota, you will NOT have a problem finding a place to caffeinate.  Another coffee shop is now open by Cub Foods and even offers a drive-thru experience.

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Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii Now Open in Rochester, Minnesota

Have you noticed a burst of warm air in Southeast Minnesota?  It might just be a coincidence but I can't help but notice that we are finally feeling spring temps now that Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii opened up for business.  The new coffee shop officially opened up on Tuesday, May 3rd, and offers breakfast, lunch, and a great variety of drinks.

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Where is the new location of Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii in Rochester, Minnesota?

The new coffee shop is located at 1529 Highway 14 East, Suite #100, in the same strip mall as Little Caesar's and the UPS Store.  Yes, the Little Caesar's that had a car drive through it last May.

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What is Bad Ass Coffee?

If this is the first time that you've heard of Bad Ass Coffee, you aren't the only one.  There aren't any locations yet in Minnesota but here's a quick bio from their website to get up to speed:

In 1989, Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii was born on the Big Island of Hawaii with a goal of sharing American-grown, premium Hawaiian coffee from Kauai, Oahu, Maui, Moloka‘i, Kona and Ka’u with coffee lovers everywhere.

It didn’t take long for the legend of Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii to reach the mainland as tourists began to bring their new favorite coffee, hats and t-shirts home and spread the word about their Hawaiian Bad Ass experience. A new legend was born!

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Aren't there a few coffee shops in that part of Rochester, Minnesota already?

The last few years, Rochester has had quite a few coffee shops pop up and this area of Southeast is quite popular.

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  • Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii is at 1529 Highway 14 East, Suite #100 opened on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022.
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  • Due North Coffee Co. - Back in February 2021, we heard the news that Due North Coffee Co. was opening in the Air Insanity parking lot.  You can still find that custom ice shack there ready to serve up a hot cup of coffee to you.
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  • Caribou Cabin - Rochester's most adorable coffee shop, Caribou Cabin, also opened across the street.  It is in the same parking lot as Cub Foods and Planet Fitness.

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