THE EATBEAT: About Perkins Family Restaurant
By: Herald Staff Report,
Perkins Family Restaurant
1305 S. Columbia Road, Grand Forks
— Owner/manager: Tim Brandt.
— Hours: 6 a.m. to midnight.
— Seating: For 180.
— Telephone: (701) 746-0493 (no reservations).
— Pay: Major credit cards accepted.
— Report card: Originally known as a pancake place, Perkins serves a full menu of breakfast, lunch, dinner and in-between items at competitive prices. Service varies but usually is pretty good. The wait staff manages to be friendly without being intrusive. The ambience is comfortable and homey with a tempting bakery counter at the entryway. A good middle-of-the-road place for a casual meal.