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Pancake Alley

Mexican, American
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501 E Main St, Farmington, NM
Today
7:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 7:00 am

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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Damn good greasy spoon!

While visiting the Farmington area, breakfast at this establishment is a must! Great service, large and tasty portions prepared as you order it, and a neighborhood-friendly atmosphere...a must visit! The restaurant has been a mainstay in the area for generations- its not trendy looking or cutting... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2014
Coe35
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Madison, Alabama
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Farmington, New Mexico
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Good value, plenty of food. I had the chicken fried steak and eggs with a side of green chile. The hash browns were good and crispy, the eggs were cooked properly, and the chicken fried steak was a typical frozen variety from Shamrock, Sam's club, US Foods, whatever. The pancakes were average, I could taste imitation vanilla in the batter.... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

My wife and I wandered into Pancake Alley for Sunday breakfast about a month ago. She admitted to have never eaten there, and I had not eaten there since 1999. We have recommended the "breakfast experience" to many friends and family members, and have transformer extended an invitation for breakfast to a good friend for tomorrow. (We'll be there even... More 

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Linden
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We went here for breakfast mostly based on the TripAdvisor reviews. Our ratings were from "so-so" to "never again." The coffee is poor and the pancakes are OK. The chef that cooked our eggs did not cook them as ordered and the bacon was tasteless. Service was fine.

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Madison, Alabama
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105 reviews 105 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

While visiting the Farmington area, breakfast at this establishment is a must! Great service, large and tasty portions prepared as you order it, and a neighborhood-friendly atmosphere...a must visit! The restaurant has been a mainstay in the area for generations- its not trendy looking or cutting edge, but just plain good...

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Farmington, New Mexico
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Pancake Alley is a classic breakfast - lunch diner that has large portions, and I have had many Club Sandwiches that left me full and satisfied.

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Farmington, New Mexico
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

There is nowhere in Farmington that can make pancakes like Pancake Alley. We come here every Sunday and are never disappointed. Every once in a while we do go somewhere else for our Sunday breakfast but we quickly remember why this is our place. The food is always delicious and cooked just as I want, and the service is great... More 

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Westminster
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

I had a couple of breakfast here and the Green Chili is outstanding. That is a relly good way to start the day. The ambience may not look that good but the food is worth it.

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Farmington, New Mexico
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

I am also going to have to disagree with MANDA321, I have eaten there before and you are a terrible person, you disgraceful woman, I wish you didn't even have a husband. Since 2011, the restauraunt has gotten better thanks to the owners, they now have better waitress, better food, better prices, and they remodled the tile, the walls, so... More 

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1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We come here almost every Sunday and enjoy the food and service. The new owners are putting a lot of money back into the restaurant. Carne Adovada and Pancakes are my two favorites. Don't forget to ask for their chips and salsa that isn't on the menu. Eat Fresh Eat Local

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Farmington, New Mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I have to disagree with MANDA321. This may not be the classiest place in town, but one can see that upon walking in. It is an old and worn building in need of updates, but it isn't dirty. If you can get past that, I think you will find that the prices are reasonable and the portions are generous. Both... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 501 E Main St, Farmington, NM
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Farmington

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
6:00 am - 7:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 7:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 7:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 7:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 7:00 am
Saturday
6:00 am - 7:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?