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The Original House of Pancakes

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Crown Point, Crown Point, Tobago
(868) 639-9866
Today
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 43
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious

Yummy and good value breakfasts, came here three mornings of the break! Worth going when its less busy so you can get served quicker. Smoothies also very nice

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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133 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

Yummy and good value breakfasts, came here three mornings of the break! Worth going when its less busy so you can get served quicker. Smoothies also very nice

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Kent
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Went here on the fish night - food was OK but very little choice. Service was OK and now serving beer but no wine or spirits - good fruit punch!

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Arizona
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Friendly staff, piping hot and fresh food! The owners are awesome and the portions were just right. Downside.....aggressive "tableside" birds which was very distracting at times.

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Arima, Trinidad
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Every year, a group of friends and I go to Tobago and it is our tradition to have breakfast here. The pancakes are good. The last time we went the pancakes were pretty oily and not all that special. The service is always pretty poor. The owner tries his best but there are only a few workers so we try... More 

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Trinidad
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I enjoy eating at the O-HOP every time I visit Tobago. Breakfast is always delicious but they also stay busy and as a result, they are also slow in bringing out orders. I see a few opportunities to improve the flow of orders, but I think the owner likes to give each order his full attention and as a result,... More 

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Piarco, Saint George, Trinidad and Tobago
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11 reviews 11 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Don't waste your time. This place has the worst service. An hour for a table, dirty dishes. Much better experience years ago at their original location.

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trinidad
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

My husband and I had breakfast at this restaurant. It is family owned and run. The service was very warm. The pancakes were..awesome. I especially liked the nutmeg syrup. The dining area is outside and there are a lot od birds. It is small and rustic and worth the price.

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

It was good but for some reason they charged Service Charge when we were taking out...................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

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San Fernando, San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Nice staff and tasty food. I had an early breakfast and enjoyed the early morning sun. The sky was a kaleidoscope of colour and it was a short walk from my hotel. The owner was very friendly and remembered I had inquiring about the restaurant a month before.

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Lugano, Switzerland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

When I am reading that some tourists wrote that teh service is slow, I am just thinking: what they want? rush also for breakfast?!! While living in Tobago I learned the real lifestyle not the one that we have in Europe or America, tehy know how to live, relaxed and without hurring. At the house of Panckaes I had a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Crown Point, Crown Point, Tobago
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Trinidad and Tobago  >  Tobago  >  Crown Point
  • Phone Number: (868) 639-9866

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?