Brigitte came to the US in the early 50’s from Germany. She married a soldier and worked on the family farm for a number of years until she started working at Fred’s Cafe in St. Cloud. She started as a waitress and quickly became a manager.
Then in 1970 she bought the business from Fred and Brigitte’s Cafe was born. Brigitte was famous for her larger than life personality and the ability to make everyone feel at home.