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GJ's Dutch Pancake Bar

3 South Street | EX34 7BB, Woolacombe, England
+44 1271 870992
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Ranked #5 of 38 restaurants in Woolacombe
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $7
Cuisines: Dutch, Fast Food
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Description: GJ's Dutch Pancake Bar is the only shop in England that specializes in sweet and savory pancakes. Service with a big S and the best pancakes are the only things on the menu.
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
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English first
Deal, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

What a nice little place. We found this wondering around Woolacombe. Sweet and savoury pancakes were lovley. A great find

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High Wycombe, England, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Great patron and an excellent selection of freshly made pancakes from 10.30 am til late. You can start and end the day here as my boys did!

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Visited on a day trip and kids decided they would like pancakes instead of ice cream. Had banoffee and choccie. Absolutely delicious.

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

We gave our 3 children the choice between an ice-cream or a pancake during our visit to Woolacombe. At first only 1 chose the latter but whilst watching the great man at work making the pancakes and adding a variety of different toppings the other 2 soon changed their minds! 3 ver satisfied and very full customers. Only slight criticism... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Stayed in Woolacombe for a week and children and I ate pancakes in GJ's most days. GJ himself very welcoming - children looked forward to his chat as much as his food. Excellent place to get a light but filling lunch or for a mid-afternoon snack on way back from beach. Not sure I share opinions about fillings, I thought... More

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Birmingham
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

The pancakes were OK, i had maple syrup that cost 2.50 and the woman only put a little drizzle in the middle and rolled it around, i think it was definatly not worth the money! I went on 1st of august at about half 3, woman with brown hair served me an she was VERY miserable! She did not say... More

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Sandhurst, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

GJ, fab man with fab pancakes, lovely food and great friendly service, my dog was made welcome too. Highly recommended to anyone who is going to Woolacombe, go get pancakes from GJ.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Went for pancakes after long day at beach as treat for two young daughters, (and wife!). Decent choice but as normal girls went for Nutella, good size pancake but fella behind counter put one thin stripe of Nutella down the middle then rolled pancake around it. Asked him if he'd fell out with edges as they got no fillin but... More

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London, United Kingdom
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106 reviews 106 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Perfect place for a quick snack, plenty of choice of fillings and served with a smile. You can't really go wrong with a pancake!

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Basildon, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Great choice of fillings, freshly made and a reasonable price and the owner is a nice guy. Bench outside to eat it on.

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