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…

Midi Restaurant-Duluth MN

When staying at Fitger’s Inn in Duluth MN, Midi is one of the dining options.  They are rated as one of the best places to get pancakes in town.  We decided to try them out for the first time and this was a mistake.   We ordered the buttermilk pancakes with blueberries.  These were the worst pancakes…

Highland Grill-St. Paul MN

Highland Grill has buttermilk pancakes; today we chose the seasonal pumpkin pancakes.  They have a caramel praline sauce with whipped cream. Rating 4 three inch pumpkin pancakes-1  Dense wet cake texture which is caused by pumpkin and was not unpleasant as if it were a  buttermilk pancake.-1 Subtle sweetness with salty finish. Overwhelming pumpkin spice taste which, in this…