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Original Pancake House

17000 Chesterfield Airport Road, Chesterfield, MO 63005-1432
636-536-4044
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Ranked #5 of 187 Restaurants in Chesterfield
Price range: $5 - $11
Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Join us in our warm comfortable atmosphere for a family breakfast or weekday business meeting. We use the authentic recipes from The Original Pancake House established in Portland Oregon in 1953. Fresh squeezed orange juice, extra thick smoked bacon, oven baked omelettes, fresh fruits, made from scratch batters plus our famous Apple & Dutch Baby Pancakes will make your breakfast a treat.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Join us in our warm comfortable atmosphere for a family breakfast or weekday business meeting. We use the authentic recipes from The Original Pancake House established in Portland Oregon in 1953. Fresh squeezed orange juice, extra thick smoked bacon, oven baked omelettes, fresh fruits, made from scratch batters plus our famous Apple & Dutch Baby Pancakes will make your breakfast a treat.
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English first
Springfield, Missouri
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Stopped here before a ballgame for breakfast. The food was great and came out quickly. Packed house but waited only 10 minutes to be seated.

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Springfield mo
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The service was excellent, the food was great, and the portions were large. I would highly recommend eating here for breakfast.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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54 reviews 54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Banana pancakes are simply amazing. Atmosphere is pleasant and warm. I have never had poor service but like all places, some staff are more friendly then others. The biggest problem I have with this place is the price of the orange juice. It is way out of line.

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Chesterfield, Missouri
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106 reviews 106 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

How can one pancake house be so much better than the rest? It is only pancakes and eggs, and some sides. Well how can Jack Kanes Kris restaurant be better than McDonald's! It is all about how they put their breakfast and lunch together and make special,special treats that are so much better than anyone else. I love the omlettes.... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Good, old fashioned, soul filling breakfast food. I will say from the top that I think their bacon outshines any of the skinny, lifeless stuff that most places serve. The omelets are fantastic. In the fall, the pumpkin pancakes are to die for. Wonderful to be able to have fresh squeezed orange juice. Go early or late. Always crowded!!

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Oak Ridge, Missouri
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Fresh ingredients including fresh squeezed orange juice. Plenty of food worth taking home leftovers. Apple pancakes are the best!

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OPHMO, Owner at Original Pancake House, responded to this review

You are right, the Apple Pancakes make a great leftover! We appreciate your comments! More

Saint Peters, Missouri
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67 reviews 67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Long time fan of this place and first TA review. Eggs, Waffles, House Specialty Sausage, Bacon, fresh 100% OJ and pancakes ARE delicious...PERIOD. From their specialty Dutch Baby to their unbeatable specialty delicious Belgian Waffles and everything in between you can't go wrong...except to be late. Be warned, this place gets packed early and for good reason. It is worth... More

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OPHMO, Owner at Original Pancake House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the comments! Yes, the weekends get busy with longer waits. Check out our new hi-tech app "NoWait" to put your name on the list when we have one. More

Troy, Missouri
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57 reviews 57 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I finally went there for lunch last weekend after driving by many times saying we should try that place sometime. What a great choice! There is usually quite a line though. We ordered our food, didn't take to long, even though they were packed. The bacon was my favorite! Thick and in between chewy and crunchy! The... More

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OPHMO, Owner at Original Pancake House, responded to this review

A BIG Thanks for the comments! Having folks really enjoy their visit is our #1 goal and letting us know you will be back. Posted your comments for our staff. More

St. Louis, MO
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We love this restaurant - especially the buckwheat pancakes, real maple syrup and the great thick-sliced bacon. We feel the prices for the food are fair for the quality. However, we were pretty shocked to see that a cup of coffee (not espresso or fancy - just black coffee) cost us $2.60 per cup. Of course, we cannot eat bacon,... More

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OPHMO, Owner at Original Pancake House, responded to this review

Bacon, Eggs Pancakes & Coffee. We sure appreciate the mention about our breakfast, we work hard everyday to make everything the best we can including having the coffee roasted and ground just for OPH. Yes, it's a bit more but well keep your hand made pottery cup full with pots we brew all day and fresh cream. By the way... More

Courtmantravels
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food was good, but the place gets packed on the weekend mornings. And I found the prices to be really high. Breakfast for two, should not be in the thirty dollar range.

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