Ike’s Downtown Great for Every Meal


Posted on 14th December, by ParkandShop

ikeDining out in Downtown Minneapolis is popular for those catching a game or show, but it holds its own as a standalone reason for the trip. If you’re making a meal here a special event, you want to choose a place that is unlike other you’d usually go. This will probably raise the amount you’re going to spend, so it’s important to choose wisely.  On your list of prospects should be Ike’s.

While Ike’s is a chain, it’s important to note that each location has its own vibe. Ike’s strives to give patrons a consistent experience, but there’s just something about downtown that is its own special jam. This is important to know because A) some of the lower reviews for the downtown location were actually referring to the airport, and B) prices here are lower than many of its competitors because it’s a chain.

What most reviewers say about the food at Ike’s is that they do meat well. The burgers and steaks are consistently identified as homeruns, so it beef is what you’re after, satisfaction is a safe bet. What’s unique about Ike’s is that they also serve breakfast and brunch 7 days a week. Most of the feedback about the early meals is overwhelmingly positive, so if you want to skip the hassle of a Saturday night crowd, opt for a special Sunday breakfast or brunch.

Pro tips:

Make a reservation. The wait can get long.

Park in the Park and shop ramps. They’re only $6 after 4 pm Mon-Sat and all day Sunday.