Learn Food Functions

Travel Eats

Which Wich - Maple Grove, MN

Which Wich - Maple Grove, MN

What fun!

The owners of Which Wich in Maple Grove, MN sure had fun developing this concept deli!

On a recent trip to Wisconsin, we were passing through the Cities and looking for something fresh, healthy obviously, and if it was sandwiches which could please the entire group, it also had to have gluten free options.  While it did not have gluten free bread (which is find, we all eat WAY too many bread carbs anyway), it did have the option of turning any meal into a lettuce-wich or salad. 

It definitely had the "fast food" look, as you can...


The Pickled Loon - St. Cloud, MN

If you're looking for a meal with options in the downtown St. Cloud area, might I suggest The Pickled Loon?

The Pickled Loon was requested as a review by followers, and so on a day with the sun shining bright, we drove downtown St. Cloud.  Nestled in among the other brick buildings downtown with a patio dining set up out front, we didn't know what to expect.  With the same outward appearance as typical downtown old building bars, we expected much like the experience of historical reviews....burgers and fries, with the option of a side salad as it's "health food". 

...


The Zest of Life is a Pleasant Surprise at Sage on Laurel

The Zest of Life is a Pleasant Surprise at Sage on Laurel

We will be returning until I can name my favorites on the entire menu, of that I am sure. Well done, Sage on Laurel, you have intrigued me and got me to come back...a difficult thing to do.

And The Winner Is: The Search is On For the DrFoodie Fan Favorite Golden Fork Recipient

And The Winner Is:  The Search is On For the DrFoodie Fan Favorite Golden Fork Recipient

DrFoodie diligently reviews restaurants, helping health seekers and the dietary restricted find healthy, safe, and delicious options.  It may be for the family who wants to feed their family healthy options when they take them for a dinner out, or a celiac who's suffered the all too familiar understanding that "going out to eat" is a thing of the past, just because it's too difficult to find good food that you know you'll be safe with.  It could be that you care about health and don't want to be blasted with the typical conventional heart attack on a bun.  You...


Granite City Food and Brewery - One to Follow

Granite City Food and Brewery - One to Follow

While Google offers up a description of the restaurant in central St. Cloud, MN to be a, "Casual chain eatery with an American comfort-food menu plus craft beers brewed on-site", I would agree.  And I would also add that those that head up the full-steam-ahead engine of this success train know well what they are doing.