Blackbird is a little cafe in south Minneapolis. They have brunch on weekends that are worth a visit, but not for pancakes! Rating Amount: three 6 inch buttermilk pancakes. -1 Texture:dry,-0 Flavor:strong buttermilk/yeasty taste, bland, void of salt or butter-0 Other: butter on side, real maple syrup-1 Cost:$9.00-0 Overall 2/5  

Fat Nat’s Eggs-St. Anthony Village

Fat Nat’s has high reviews. I was inderwhelmed with my experience.  Rating Amount:One 8 inch buttermilk pancake-1 Texture:chewy, evenly cooked, fluffy-1 Flavor:no flavor really, salty-0 Other: butter packets at table not with pancake, artificial maple syrup, cold when served-0 Cost: $3.45 for one cake-1 Overall 3/5

Maria’s cafe

Maria’s is a delightful cafe with Colombian and Ecuadorian options. They have American type breakfast options but why not get more authentic meals? The corn cakes are a specialty and a must try. Rating: Amount: One 8 inch corn cake-1 Texture:Chewy, and soft-1 Flavor:Real corn pieces which made the corn flavor more enjoyable, evenly cooked-1…