Category Archives: Akkermans’ Eat-Out

Taverna Opa

Taverna Opa is a chain of six restaurants (all in Florida) serving Greek food. We ate at the Orlando location, 9101 International Drive in the Pointe Orlando entertainment district. In addition to the food, the place has a lively (and … Continue reading

Posted in Akkermans' Eat-Out | Leave a comment

Porter Creek Hardwood Grill

Tried out this “new” restaurant in Burnsville (opened last summer), and we thought the food and service were quite good. The restaurant is owned by the same group that runs Doolittle’s in Eagan. Our main complaint is the place does … Continue reading

Posted in Akkermans' Eat-Out | Leave a comment

Il Gatto

This Italian restaurant in Uptown is fabulous. Il Gatto means “the cat,” and they even have cat features added to the male and female silhouettes on the restroom doors! Make reservations or expect an hour wait. The restaurant is in … Continue reading

Posted in Akkermans' Eat-Out | Leave a comment

112 Eatery

We have been to this restaurant on North Third Avenue in downtown Minneapolis twice in the last few months. This is truly a gastronomic delight! We especially recommend the gnocchi, the foie gras meatballs, ┬áthe pork loin, and the tres … Continue reading

Posted in Akkermans' Eat-Out | Leave a comment

Big Bowl

Went to Big Bowl restaurant at the Galleria in Edina last night. The cuisine is Thai; setting is casual. The restaurant has take-out, too, but the consensus is the dining-in food is better. We were impressed by the fresh-ginger non-alcoholic … Continue reading

Posted in Akkermans' Eat-Out | Leave a comment