Hot Plate-Minneapolis 

Hot plate has great ambiance.  They have decent breakfast options.  The wait is typically 30 min or more depending on day and time. Rating Single 6 inch pancake with Lingonberry butter-1 Cakey, fluffy, evenly browned.-1 The first impression is that there is a metallic aftertaste most likely caused by baking soda. A bitterness was also…

Neighborhood Café-St. Paul

Neighborhood café consistently has excellent pancakes!  They have a delicious menu as well.  Today we tried a seasonal pancake as buttermilk is available throughout the year.  We will try buttermilk at our next visit, today we had pumpkin spice.  We also had corn pancakes that were included with our meals.  I will rate each separately….

The Original Pancake House-Edina

This is probably the most popular place for pancakes.  They are a local chain with two other locations.  We had one of the longest waits to be seated and then a 60 min wait for food.  We had anticipated great food and unfortunately were seriously disappointed. Rating Three 4 inch buttermilk pancakes that comes with meal-1…

French Meadow-St Paul

French Meadow is conveniently located on Grand Ave in St. Paul.  Typically they have a daily pancake that has a fruit and nut sprinkled in the pancake.  Today was banana pecan.  I prefer other fruits which is partly why the rating is lower than expected. Rating One 8 inch pancake.-1 Appears dense but is fluffy. …

Highland Bakery and Cafe-St. Paul MN

Highland Bakery and Cafe is a family run restaurant. They have basic diner breakfast that is consistent and delicious! I recommend for comfort breakfast food. Rating One 8 inch pancake-1 Fluffy with some chew. Crispy edges from a butter fry-1 Slightly salty at first with a buttery finish.-1 Butter on the side, syrup not real…