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The Original Pancake House

549 Prairie Center Dr, Eden Prairie, MN 55344-5379
952-224-9440
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Ranked #1 of 120 Restaurants in Eden Prairie
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $12
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Vegetarian, Continental, International
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: A Twin Cities tradition for over 30 years. Everything in the restaurant is made from scratch daily. Great place for family breakfast, business meetings, or a quick brunch!
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Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This restaurant is worth waiting for if you plan on ordering one of their signature pancakes on the menu. Although these pancakes take a little extra time for the chef to prepare, you won't leave hungry. My son, who is 10, learned what it meant when his pancake "fell" and he actually realized what the term meant. My daughter loved... More 

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Rockport, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We stopped by while traveling and as always enjoyed a great breakfast. Good coffee which just keeps coming, as well as a wonderfully varied menu. They have some pretty awesome bacon as well as any variety of pancakes. The only downside to the place is that the word is out and you can expect it to be busy. Yet even... More 

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Shakopee, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is my second time visiting and the results were the same. I always read how incredible the food and service is however, I leave wishing it was better. The service is top notch, no question! The food to me is just bland and average at best. I love the atmosphere and professional staff and will come back for a... More 

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Loved our waitress and the fresh food! The eggs Benedict and hashbrowns were made fresh and arrived super fast. We were truly impressed that you didn't have to wait so long and it tasted so good. We found out they buy fresh ingredients from the farmer's market. Well done delicious breakfast.

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Peterson, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I love the Original Pancake house! They have a nice size menu and the food is awesome! Their omelettes are huge, my husband loves them! The only thing I would say is that they do get really busy, so it is best to call ahead. On a Saturday morning you will most likely have to wait if you don't. But... More 

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Chaska, Minnesota
Top Contributor
156 reviews 156 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

We had pancakes. How can you go wrong. The namesake says it all. Great service, attentive wait staff with follow up from the management? Awesome food, Try the pecan pancakes you won't be disappointed the right amount of everything.

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Minneapolis
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404 reviews 404 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We have tried to go to the Edina location 3x and have never had the patience for the wait times. My tip to you is to call ahead and get put on the list to reduce your wait time (952-224-9440 for Eden Prairie). If this helped you, please give me a helpful vote. My wife liked the multi colored hand... More 

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Lake Mills, Iowa, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Husband I checked OPH out for breakfast, so many options to pick from. I wasn't sure what to order so many things looked good. I ended up ordering banana caramel french toast. It was so filling wasn't able to eat it all. It was very good though. Husband ordered the low carb, eggs, bacon, and cottage cheese. Bacon is delicious,... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We were all very cranky by day 4 of vacation. The staff at our hotel recommended OPH for our much needed coffee and pancakes. The staff was awesome and clearly sensed our crankiness. We sat outside, where the coffee kept flowing and the kids kept busy. Once our breakfast arrived, you could feel the mood of the entire family go... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I have been here many times and the food has always been excellent. The service has been great too. Staff have been there for years and always very friendly! Weekends are busy but worth the wait.

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Additional Information about The Original Pancake House

Address: 549 Prairie Center Dr, Eden Prairie, MN 55344-5379
Phone Number: 952-224-9440
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Eden Prairie
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 12
Cuisine: American, Vegetarian, Continental, International

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