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Original Pancake House

19355 W 10 Mile Rd, Southfield, MI 48075-6596
248-357-3399
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Ranked #3 of 174 Restaurants in Southfield
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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- Sep 8, 2014
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Chenoa, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

A Must stop for breakfast in Southfield, great food & service. I ordered the apple pancakes, Wow! You wont be disappointed.

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

If there is one place you cannot miss for breakfast, this is it! Well worth the wait to get in. This is the place and the quality of fare that cracker barrel can only hope to (but will never) achieve. Very friendly service, and simply the best food for breakfast I have experienced.

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Jam packed on a late Sunday morning, the line moved quickly and efficiently for seating. We were a party of 7, and the restaurant staff took extra effort to set a large comfortable table for us. Even though the offerings are similar to well known breakfast and pancake chain restaurants, the omelets were fluffy and generously filled, and the pancakes... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is a great breakfast place, even after lunch. The place was packed but the experience was well worth the wait. The food was excellent! I had strawberry pancakes eggs and the greatest bacon, as I said excellent. The service was great also, it was an all around great experience well worth repeating.

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Oakville, Canada
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218 reviews 218 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

They must put drugs in the pancakes here because they are addicting! Everywhere else tastes bland to me now and wherever I travel I look for the Original Pancake House. This time I got two eggs, hashbrowns, ham, three pancakes and coffee for $11.30 with tax. Everything from the greeting to the service to the food was great. Make sure... More

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Southfield, Michigan
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274 reviews 274 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The coffee flows hot, fresh and continuously. The cream yes, real cream for the coffee is a stunner. My French toast arrived hot, ever so slightly crispy at the corners & lightly dusted with powder sugar. The waitress was unfailingly polite, patient with my trifling companion and very efficient. I think I have found another winner here!

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Ann Arbor
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014 via mobile

Eggs were runny, pancakes had a terrible after taste. Bacon taste like it just came out the piggy. I could of settled for Denny's.

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Arlington, Virginia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Original Pancake House products beat any other pancake shop hands-down. For this visit I had the "Big German," which was a bit too big (I should have gone for the smaller "Big Dutch"). I took it because it was different and no regrets. The fresh lemon was a nice, creative twist. The staff is very friendly and we got a... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I had a western omellet on a recent trip. The omellet was decent but it seems like their using less eggs. The size of the omellet was the same but it lacked egg flavor. The omellet was still tasty but it's not the same as I'd remembered.

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Baltimore
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

This place was great best pancakes ever. Everybody needs to go try this place out when you're in Michigan or in the area. Truly the best. It's also very clean and has a wonderful staff.

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