Driftless DepotDriftless Depot
Market, Deli & Cafe:
The store is right as you enter Spring Green next to the Rail Road Tracks where the patio, tables, umbrellas and flowers greet you. And in Winter, a fire on the patio keeps the chill away! A must stop for a specialty food experience!
EAT… The food lover’s store offers conscientiously sourced, quality, organic, locally farmed produce, meats, fish, cheeses and dairy. Driftless Depot has a great selection of pantry items from local food artisans. To make your next meal memorable discover locally milled flour and pancake mix, locally farmed maple syrups, homemade jams, award winning cheeses, and also Japanese, Italian, German and French gourmet specialties for all occasions. In summer enjoy wonderful local organic produce and high quality meats. In fall/winter expect delicious soups, pfeffernusse, stollen, panetone, and specialty chocolates and other holiday treats. Debi & Michael and staff are always available to discuss recipes, ideas for gatherings and to write down your wishes and special food needs.
You will also find a delicious deli with European Homemade sausages, a range of artisanal cheeses, antipasto selections, and made-to-order sandwiches. Local artist’s works of handmade baskets, ornaments, one-of-a-kind jewelry, t-shirts and cards provide a distraction to all the food items. Design a custom gift basket. Fill it with food or artistic treasure for a great gift giving treat for the host or hostess of the next party or family gathering you attend. No charge for the wrapping! Or create a picnic basket for your next APT, river or camping adventure.
DRINK… Espresso and coffee drinks available daily at 7am. The shop offers a selection of wine by the glass or bottle including Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Chardonnay. Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon and others, and local micro-brewery beers. Many specialty non-alcohol drinks and juices. The shop has relaxing indoor and outdoor seating. An outdoor fire in the cold months. Happy Hour on Friday evenings.
BE MERRY… The first Friday of every month, the Driftless Depot hosts an event on the patio or in the café with music and great food. Travelers and locals take advantage of the intimate café for Candle Light Dinning served upon request for special occasions. Reserve your party! During the holidays you can enjoy a German Style Christmas Market in early December.
The selection at Driftless Depot represents years of food sourcing to bring the shopper unique quality ingredients for healthy and special food experiences which supports a sustainable environment.
Don’t forget the authentic Gelato! Flavors change on a regular basis. Take-out quantities available for your next party. Tasty treats are waiting for you. “Discover What Is In Season” as their sign says.
Open daily at 7 a.m. Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 7 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday 7 a.m.-5 p.m.