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Original Pancake House

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American, Family Fare
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5479 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221-6701
716-634-5515
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6:45 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast

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  • 29
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  • 32
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 5
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  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
A Must

At least once in your life you should try the oven baked pancakes. Choose either the Dutch Baby (with whipped butter, lemon and powdered sugar) or the apple ( topped with sliced apples, cinnamon and brown sugar). I do not have a restaurant near me so I always look for one when I travel.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

At least once in your life you should try the oven baked pancakes. Choose either the Dutch Baby (with whipped butter, lemon and powdered sugar) or the apple ( topped with sliced apples, cinnamon and brown sugar). I do not have a restaurant near me so I always look for one when I travel.

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Buffalo, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The original pancake house family of restaurants provides excellent food and generous portions. We have been to all three and there is very little difference between them. Food is prepared as one likes it along with generous portions. The Reuben is a good example. I was literally stuffed after consuming the sandwich. My wife had the strawberry crepes and these... More 

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Hamilton, Bermuda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We ate at this restaurant both days that we were in that area. Their portions are large. They have any kind of pancake you can think of. Their coffee is also excellent.

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GRAND ISLAND
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

thinking, hoping, that a poor visit here a couple years ago had been a fluke, we tried it again, on sunday evening... it was like a nightmare in a cold place... mrs. cg missed out on everything -- tea was cold, scrambled eggs cold (and not very tasty, besides), turkey sausage cold, not going "cold turkey" in the way we... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

If you go here you have to try the Dutch baby it is so good. The service was great. Next time we want to try the apple pancake was told by a customer it is really good.

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Brampton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Really enjoyed our visit to original pancake love the location and ambiance. The service was friendly and prompt. Really like their coffee and french Toast,received our bill one minute after we asked for it and were graciously thanked for visiting, very nice ad personable.

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Whitehouse Station
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Good breakfast, some items not found anywhere else, just a little pricey $2.50 for coffee or Tea seemed a bit steep to me.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

I love coming to this place for breakfast or brunch; it is one of my favorites. I always order tea and chocolate chip pancakes. Although the pancakes are consistently good, I feel like I am paying an arm and a leg for something with such cheap ingredients. They also charge a lot for a very small glass of juice which... More 

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Lockport, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

They have a great variety of breakfast foods. The baby Dutch is the best with fresh strawberries, lemon and powder sugar. They a good selection of omelettes, pancakes, and waffles

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Fairport, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Went here for a business lunch this morning, service is very good and food comes out fast. Never been here and was advised to try the Apple Waffle. Excellent. Comes with apple syrup and I added real maple syrup. Coffee was constantly full. Great place for breakfast.

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Additional Information about Original Pancake House

Address: 5479 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221-6701
Phone Number: 716-634-5515
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Williamsville
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: American, Family Fare

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5479 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221-6701
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Williamsville
  • Phone Number: 716-634-5515

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American, Family Fare
Open Hours
Sunday
6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:45 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:45 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?