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Perkins Restaurant & Bakery

990 Highway 10 W, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501-2210
+1 218-847-1666
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good27%
  • Average23%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible17%
19 Feb 2017
“Breakfast only.”
29 Jan 2017
“Bathrooms need work”
Closed Now
All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
990 Highway 10 W, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501-2210
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

As we are seasonal residents in Detroit Lakes we have visited this restaurant too many times during the last 5 months. They consistently have poor service. There is always a wait to get seated. It takes forever, even when the restaurant is empty, to place...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Food at Perkin's seldom moves from the norm, a plus. But this location is sadly understaffed (apparently) and the staff they do have needs some training in accommodating restaurant clientele. Seated immediately (it was only about half full, if that), but it took a half...More

Thank 519ralph
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Very good breakfast. everything perfect and hot. My breakfast was just what I ordered. staff was friendly, there to top off your Coffee

Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Where to begin..... We waited more than 15 minutes for a table and we could see all kinds of spots available, but they hadn't been cleaned off from last patron. Finally we were seated and the table top was so worn I had to touch...More

Thank Bittersweet66
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Came here with three different groups of friends twice my food was not cooked so I couldn't even eat it and the third time they brought us all the wrong thing. The only good thing that was there was the waitress cause she was willing...More

Thank Dean H
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I have tried this Perkins many times thinking each time will be different. But ultimately the service is awful. I have stopped trying.

Thank Ellen K
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We met my in-laws here for dinner and as a half way point to drop off the kids with the grandparents for a few days. Perkins really needs to put some $$ back into cleaning up and renovating their restaurants. This particular Perkin needs a...More

Thank Sunseekergirl77
Reviewed 19 February 2017

My wife and I stop here for breakfast quite often and it's good food and service. After stopping for dinner again we will probably not waste any ones time again. The service was not good! The very young help played tag with each other without...More

Thank BluegooseTraveler
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has good food, friendly staff, but the restaurant is in need of a facelift and the men's room was in a messy state and needed to be cleaned, bad, the wife said the ladies restroom had a clogged toilet when we arrived and...More

Thank Ray P
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We usually love Perkins for what it is - I mean it is what it is, right? You don't go there expecting a Michelin star restaurant or fine dining experience, but you do expect a pretty standard level of customer service and food, right? Wrong....More

Thank seaoh11596
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 990 Highway 10 W, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501-2210
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Detroit Lakes
  • Phone Number: +1 218-847-1666
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