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Straight River Coffee

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Our Story

Founders' Dream: A Humble Beginning in 2019 Discover the roots of Straight River Coffee in the garage of passionate founders Scott Haglund and Pam, where a dream brewed with love and dedication took shape. New Chapter in 2020: From Dream to Thriving Haven Witness the transformation of Straight River Coffee as it finds a permanent home in 2021, marking a significant chapter in the coffee adventure. Passing the Torch: Hunter Huebbe's Vision in 2023 Explore how the mantle of Straight River Coffee passed to Hunter Huebbe in April 2023, a coffee enthusiast and entrepreneur with a vision to carry forward the legacy of exceptional coffee experiences. Diverse Coffee Experiences: A Tale in Every Sip Delve into the pride of offering a diverse range of premium quality coffee beans tailored for both commercial and personal use, ensuring that every cup tells a tale of excellence. Customization at its Core: Craft Your Perfect Cup Learn about the unique ability to customize your coffee experience at Straight River Coffee – choose your roast, add your favorite flavoring, decide the amount, and have it crafted to perfection. Commitment to Ethical Practices: Sourcing with Purpose Discover the commitment to ethical practices as Straight River Coffee sources its coffee directly from farmers globally, ensuring fair compensation and sustainable farming methods. Inclusivity and Acceptance: A LGBTQ+ Safe Haven Explore how inclusivity and acceptance are at the core of Straight River Coffee's values, being a proudly queer-owned small business that welcomes and embraces everyone. Community and Warmth: Your Home Away from Home Step into the cozy space filled with the aroma of freshly brewed coffee and the warmth of community, where Straight River Coffee is not just a place for exceptional coffee but a safe haven for all. Brewing Moments: One Cup at a Time Thank the community for being a part of Straight River Coffee's story and express the shared goal of continuing to brew moments, one cup at a time. A warm thank you from the Straight River Coffee Team, expressing gratitude for the community's presence and inviting them to continue the coffee journey together.

Hunter Huebbe He/Him

CEO
Hello there! I'm Hunter Huebbe, a 21-year-old entrepreneur with a passion for coffee. In May 2023, I took on the exciting role of becoming the proud owner of Straight River Coffee, where I'm dedicated to creating a warm and inviting space for coffee enthusiasts and casual drinkers alike. My journey in the coffee industry began two years ago when I joined the workforce. During this time, I honed my skills and developed a deep appreciation for the art of brewing the perfect cup. This hands-on experience has been invaluable and has fueled my desire to bring exceptional coffee experiences to my community. A proud graduate of OHS in 2020, I believe in the importance of education and continuous learning. My educational background, combined with my practical experience, forms the foundation of my commitment to delivering quality service and products at Straight River Coffee. Before diving into the world of coffee, I spent time at Old Town Bagel, where I gained insights into the food and beverage industry. Each step of my journey has contributed to my growth and shaped my dedication to providing not just a cup of coffee but an entire experience for my customers. I am excited about the future of Straight River Coffee and am committed to creating a space where people can come together, savor excellent coffee, and make lasting memories. Join me on this journey, and let's share the joy that a great cup of coffee brings. Cheers, Hunter Huebbe

Estae Green (They/Them)

Marketing and Website Development
Hello! I'm Estae Green, a senior majoring in Political Science at Gustavus Adolphus College. I am a dynamic and results-oriented individual with a passion for making a positive impact in various professional settings. My journey in the working world has been diverse, reflecting my adaptability and eagerness to take on new challenges. As a Marketing Director at Straight River Coffee, I've successfully forged partnerships with influential podcasters and TikTok stars, contributing to a substantial sales boost and the creation of a new website. Education-wise, I am pursuing a Bachelors's in Political Science, complemented by a high school diploma from Owatonna Senior High School.

Reviews

I was so happy when I saw Straight River Coffee in the Mankato HyVee! They had a wide selection and all at a nice price. So far I’ve tried two roasts (Guatemala + Around the River Blend) and my husband and I are big fans! We are looking forward to trying more!
Karee Bless, MN
Karee Bless, MN
I was so happy when I saw Straight River Coffee in the Mankato HyVee! They had a wide selection and all at a nice price. So far I’ve tried two roasts (Guatemala + Around the River Blend) and my husband and I are big fans! We are looking forward to trying more!
Just found Straight River Coffee at the farmers market yesterday. I picked up four sample bags to try. Excellent recommendations from the owners. This Sunday morning started with a pot of the Sumatra blend. It’s incredible! Such a rich taste, no bitterness. We’re hooked and excited...
Cathy Kaplan, MN
Cathy Kaplan, MN
Just found Straight River Coffee at the farmers market yesterday. I picked up four sample bags to try. Excellent recommendations from the owners. This Sunday morning started with a pot of the Sumatra blend. It’s incredible! Such a rich taste, no bitterness. We’re hooked and excited...
By far one of the best coffee shops I have been too! Their coffee is so smooth and delicious! They have different flavors for everyone and will customize to your liking. I would highly recommend Straight River Coffee to anyone! They make you feel right at home as soon as you enter...
Katie Haackonson
Katie Haackonson
By far one of the best coffee shops I have been too! Their coffee is so smooth and delicious! They have different flavors for everyone and will customize to your liking. I would highly recommend Straight River Coffee to anyone! They make you feel right at home as soon as you enter...

Delivery/Pick-Up/Shipping Info

Useful information about delivery and pick up.
Order Processing Time: Allow one day for the order to be made. This indicates that there is a processing time involved before the order is ready for the next steps. Shipping Time: Shipping takes 2-3 days. Customers can expect their orders to be delivered within this timeframe after the processing day. Pick-up Orders: Pick-up orders are ready on the next open business day. This means that customers who choose to pick up their orders should plan to collect them on the business day following the order placement.

Location

Pick-Up Notice: Please allow 24 hours for order pick-up. For urgent or rushed orders, feel free to call the store, and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.
Where to find us
435 26th street Suite B, Owatonna, MN, 55060.
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Our Hours
M-F 10am-3pm