We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“TOTALLY AMAZING BREAKFAST” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Aunt Emma's Pancakes

Aunt Emma's Pancakes
700 E St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-2004
619-427-2722
Website
Menu
Update restaurant details
Ranked #6 of 388 restaurants in Chula Vista
Price range: $8 - $20
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Nanaimo BC Canada
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 35 cities Reviews in 35 cities
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
“TOTALLY AMAZING BREAKFAST”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

Stayed at Motel 6 and walked across street fir breakfast.
WOW....honestly the best pancakes ever.
Special $3.99 breakfast each that we paid extra for blueberry pancakes.
Dont laugh....but ask for the No Sugar Syrup.
Servers and staff were quick,friendly and efficient. Very busy popular place.
Thanks to Suzuetta who served us Canadians breakfadt on Thursday Jan 24th,2013

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

61 reviews from our community

82% Recommend
    29
    20
    7
    2
    3
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Chula Vista, California, United States
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
“Great food.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Have been to this place several times for breakfast and have always loved their food. Great pancakes and their omelets are delicious! Good service also.

Visited October 2012
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Chula Vista, California, United States
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Awful”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

Waited a long time to order and to receive our order. The waitress wasn't very nice and the pancakes and waffles were rubbery and undercooked.
Won't be back - IHOP is better.

Visited August 2012
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Highland, Utah
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“So glad we skipped Denny's”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

You never know if the local place will be a hit or a miss compared to the chain restaurant you are used to. We didn't mind trying something new this time since we aren't a big fan of Denny's.

We were so glad we tried this place! My wife was even more happy than I was. She was excited to go back for breakfast the next morning and we hadn't even eaten dinner yet!

The best things about this place is the food, large and delicious and then the service, continual checkups (but not annoying) and very helpful. I think they really like their jobs there.

It was a little noisy as everyone seemed to be talking up a storm but it was kinda cute. It is definitely a local hangout. We recommend!

Visited October 2012
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Providence
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“Poor service and so so food.”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

I ate here for breakfast. I was not impressed. The food tasted pretty poor, it's hard to wreck a breakfast, but this place did a great job of it. There are lots of other choices, skip this one.

Visited August 2012
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Aunt Emma's Pancakes also viewed

 

Been to Aunt Emma's Pancakes? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Aunt Emma's Pancakes, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.