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Hanky Panky Pancakes

20 Commonhall Street, Chester CH1 2BJ, England
+44 1244 319225
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pancakes” (481 reviews)
“ice cream” (56 reviews)
“pancake stack” (13 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
20 Commonhall Street, Chester CH1 2BJ, England
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51 - 60 of 724 reviews

Reviewed November 8, 2017

I love Hanky Panky Pancakes, and we try to eat here when we visit Chester. We came for lunch a few weeks ago, walked in and were seated right away. We ordered two Home on the Ranges, one with scrambled egg and two teas. We...More

1  Thank Daf_J2014
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

Thank you for visiting, and thank you for leaving such a lovely review, we really appreciate it. It is lovely to hear others enjoy HP as much as we do. There is quite a range of possibilities for smoothies and milkshakes, at the moment my...More

Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Easily the best pancakes in Cheshire! Prices are reasonable, portions are big and taste is out of this world... As a local I like to visit when my diet allows and when I am able to to wake up early enough to get a seat...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

Thank you so much, it was lovely to read your review. We look forward to seeing you again soon :-)

Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend popped in for lunch for a treat as I was coming up to visit for the weekend. The staff were attentive and friendly, nice and informal but polite. The place was clean enough, with staff cleaning down tables requested. The sweet...More

Thank cloggie98
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2017

Thank you for leaving a review, we really appreciate the feedback. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your pancakes. Our pricing has been considered very carefully and reflects the quality of our products ie ice cream (Backford Belles). We are acutely aware of the...More

Reviewed November 6, 2017

Went in this morning because I had time to kill before my train back to London, had a fantastic savoury buckwheat pancake with sundried tomatoes, yoghurt and a fried egg, with an elderflower cordial. Really cosy place with really friendly staff, a lovely little place...More

Thank JoMarieOReilly
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2017

We are really pleased you enjoyed your breakfast, thank you for your review. It would be lovely to see you again if you are in Chester :-)

Reviewed November 4, 2017

Would highly recommend visiting Hanky Panky Pancakes for a tasty treat - super cute spot, relaxed and fun

Thank marianneinns
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. Hopefully see you again soon :-)

Reviewed November 2, 2017

Visited with my wife and daughter for a half term treat.it was fairly busy but were given a table straight away as there was no one waiting. We were told it would be at least a 20 minute wait to order food which is not...More

1  Thank barrgeoffrey0
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

Thank you for leaving a review following your visit to HP, whilst painful to read we do appreciate it. Half term week was full on to say the least and the Wednesday you visited was not our finest hour. We were short of two members...More

Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

Friendly happy staff, enjoyed breakfast pancakes and a cheeky chocolate thin to share. Great selection of pancakes with lots of options. Only reason I didn’t give 5 stars is I felt the seating too much like 1970’s school chairs, noisy on movement against the stone...More

Thank Misses N
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

Thank you for leaving a review here on Tripadvisor. We do have fun here at HP and it's lovely to hear others do too. The chairs were my choice, the whole theme being a nostalgic romp through my childhood, I still love them (my wife...More

Reviewed October 29, 2017

Enjoyed eating pancakes here. It was busy as it was Sunday morning but we were seated straight away. Husband had a bacon, maple syrup pancake combo which came with a drink. I had the peach melba pancake and a pot of tea (leaf not teabag)...More

Thank Diconsontour
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

Thank you for leaving a review following your visit , we do appreciate people taking the time to share their experience. It's lovely to hear you enjoyed your pancakes, they can be quite filling. Thank you for your understanding, hiccups do happen from time to...More

Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Yestarday we came around lunch time. We had to wait a bit which wasn't a problem. But then I went to change my son in the toilet to find out the changing table was so dirty... Then I had to put my son on a...More

Thank Mariela1989
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2017

I am absolutely stunned to read your review, I'm sure you are aware of the potency and implications of the words you have written. Toilets are only as clean as the last occupant has left them, we do check but would have hoped any customer...More

Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Stopped off for breakfast on a Saturday morning. Good coffee and pancakes with bacon and maple syrup. Two thick pancakes with bacon in the middle and on top. Very filling and tasty. Think I'll go for the thin ones next time. Only criticism is that...More

Thank Ash W
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your pancakes. We rent our restaurant and the air conditioning and ventilation are part of the building which we are unable to change. We sometimes find if...More

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Amber P
May 2, 2018|
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Response from NickG1979 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , the breakfast menu is served all day , and yes , the whole menu is available from when we open to when we close 😊
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donnamadeleine
November 26, 2017|
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Response from Stephen F | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your enquiry. We are happy for dogs to visit our outside tables with their owners. Only assistance/ guide dogs are allowed inside the restaurant.
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JP W
November 1, 2017|
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Response from Stephen F | Property representative |
Hello, we don't take bookings at HP but we tend to be quieter before 10am, so pre show breakfast should work well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $16
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Commonhall Street, Chester CH1 2BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 319225
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Description
Hanky Panky Pancakes is a creperie with a British twist. We have a lovely range of local cheeses, ice creams, teas and beers to go with your pancake. Naughty but nice! *Please note on bank holidays we are open 10am-4pm*
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