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Pancake House Golden Nugget

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2932 S Dixie Dr, Dayton, OH 45409-1510
937-298-0138
Today
6:00 am - 3:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Tue - Thu 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 3:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch

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Visitor rating
  • 37
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great traditional pancake house

This is everything you would expect - with a breakfast menu that U.S. as large as anything I have seen. Great food. Wonderful service from people who have been doing this for a LONG time. Worth a trip. Note: This is the "whitest" place I have ever visited. Being from San Antonio, we are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
Edward S
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San Antonio, Texas
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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San Antonio, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

This is everything you would expect - with a breakfast menu that U.S. as large as anything I have seen. Great food. Wonderful service from people who have been doing this for a LONG time. Worth a trip. Note: This is the "whitest" place I have ever visited. Being from San Antonio, we are used to a wonderful multi-ethnic environment.... More 

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Dayton
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We had finished up with our check up at the doctors and thought of where to eat. I had been here before some time ago. My wife and son had never eaten here. They ordered breakfast and we waited. We had also ordered Hot Chocolate. I was surprised by the style of mug it was. Cute for being plastic. But... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I eat there everyday when I visit Dayton. The food and the staff are incredible, the owners AMAZING. OMG I miss my French Toast with an order of homefries, very crispy with onions. This place ALWAYS has a line up cuz the food is so delicious and inexpensive. You have to go !!

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Dayton, Ohio
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61 reviews 61 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Good local breakfast spot which has typical eggs, pancakes, etc. Reasonable prices and if you want to linger and talk over a couple of extra cups of coffee no problem.

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

You will love this restaurant! They close in the afternoon and I think on Mondays, So popular people are lined up outside on Sat and Sun. Daily specials-so much food you will never eat it all. I love the eggs Benedict and the omelets are just the best ever. Be sure to request Swiss or cheddar for your omelet or... More 

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Abingdon, Maryland
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172 reviews 172 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I have been dining at the Golden Nugget since my days as a UD student ('87), so when I am in town this is one of my favorite places to catch up with friends during my visit. My favorite is the feta and spinach omelette with home fries (they changed from shredded to flakes since my last visit) and pancakes.... More 

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Lima, Ohio, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

We went on a Sunday afternoon, and had about a 10-15 minute wait before being seated. We had never been there before so we needed an extra minute to look over the menu. The table right beside us got seated a couple minutes after we did and ordered right away. Once we were ready, it took our waitress (who wasn't... More 

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My husband and I split a meal, on the recommendation of friends we went to eat with and it was more than adequate for us. A locally owned institution in Dayton, well worth a little wait time. Service was exceptional, our server was witty and outspoken and made the meal fun.

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Denver, North Carolina
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59 reviews 59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Was back in my old home town and had to go to GN and see if still as good as I remember. Had the hash, excellent; sausage patties, really flavorful, juicy not greasy, great pancakes, though the syrup seemed a bit thin/watered down; really good home fries and thick cut toast. Conclusion : as good as I remembered.

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Springboro, Ohio, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I have been to the Golden Nugget before and the pancakes are very good. Waitresses are usually good. Today I had a very unpleasant experience with the Hostess/ Lady seating people. I was by myself and had my portfolio and ipad with me to do a working breakfast. I wait about 5 mins and she starts to seat me in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2932 S Dixie Dr, Dayton, OH 45409-1510
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Dayton
  • Phone Number: 937-298-0138

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 3:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 3:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?