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Nick's Original House of Pancakes

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3030 Lohr Cir, Ann Arbor, MI 48108-5914
734-622-6425
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Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Breakfast Choice for Figure Skating Families

We were in town for a skating event and saw some flyers at the rink for Nick’s. We decided to visit before leaving town on Sunday morning. Even though Sundays are typically the peak day for breakfast places, Nicks was efficient at getting people in and out. Most people wait outside and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Strongsville, Ohio
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Strongsville, Ohio
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We were in town for a skating event and saw some flyers at the rink for Nick’s. We decided to visit before leaving town on Sunday morning. Even though Sundays are typically the peak day for breakfast places, Nicks was efficient at getting people in and out. Most people wait outside and the hostess will walk outside calling names which... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

From Fat Elvis French Toast to the Sweetie Pie Skillet everything is delicious! Expect to wait in line if you're a late riser but the food is worth it. Service can sometimes be slow with coffee refills but good things come to those who wait!

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

When Nick opened this place, Ann Arbor received a wonderful gift! We usually eat there once a week for breakfast. Portions are so large my husband and I usually split the omelette breakfast. My daughter loves their strawberry waffles. Servers are attentive and do a great job. They have good pancakes and lots of other great breakfast items. They are... More 

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Hilliard, Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

In moving to Ann Arbor, I went with work friends. It was a diner driven place compete with the casual atmosphere the omelettes and service are great! Really enjoyed it for a casual place...

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Huntington, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I liked the large selection of pancakes, bennies and other egg dishes here. Service was friendly and efficient and even offered a free fill up on my diet soda. Definitely beats the hotel breakfasts and is reasonably priced as well.

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Shanghai
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284 reviews 284 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

SUMMARY: Great American breakfast with healthy portions. But why can't places like this invest in proper coffee? Why do I have to bring my own cappuccino? THE GOOD: Solid American breakfast. Nice waiters. THE BAD: Please serve decent coffee! I won't come back until you do. Portion sizes are too big to be considered healthy.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I'm at a loss to understand the people who rave about the quality of this restaurant. It's extraordinarily expensive and the food is just passable. I actually think McDonald's and Denny's serves up a better breakfast for 1/3 to 1/2 the price. I'll never go back.

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Highland, Maryland
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88 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Hung over? This is the alcohol absorbing breakfast of your dreams. Great pancakes and good bacon can cure anything. get your banana pecan cakes or your ace omelette and waffles and french toast. Heck they have a monte cristo!

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Michigan
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52 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

My wife and I went for breakfast here they have a great breakfast selection . I had an awesome pecan waffle and my wife had pancakes and eggs and hashbrowns. They also offered some good daily specials and the prices seemed reasonable. I prefer Nick,s to IHOP. We will be back !

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New Hope, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Was very hesitant going to Nick's HOUSE of PANCAKES at the recommendation of the hotel concierge. What a pleasant surprise! Great specials accompany the regular menu which includes a nice choice of "over-indulging" breakfasts as well as healthy choices. Given that it was a birthday breakfast and that the house specials sounded so great we had to try...splurged and ordered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3030 Lohr Cir, Ann Arbor, MI 48108-5914
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: 734-622-6425

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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