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The Pancake Place

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108 High Street, Elgin IV30 IBW, Scotland
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 18
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
It was OK

There is a nice atmosphere here and the staff are lovely, However the food and drinks could be better.

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
ayke
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Moray, Scotland
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Huntly, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I felt that the staff were rude and looked like they couldn't be bothered and the food is over priced, won't be back again grr.

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Thank SallyJay101
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have visited here four times this month as the whole feel of the place is great, you feel welcome and its quite cosy without being to cramped, the food is probably one of the best iv had in Elgin and that's not just the pancakes! (Which are phenomenal aswel) all in all a great place for... More 

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Thank marc b
Moray, Scotland
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a nice atmosphere here and the staff are lovely, However the food and drinks could be better.

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Thank ayke
Elgin
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184 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here before for breakfast and found it to be very good indeed so was happy to recommend it to my wife one morning when we decided to go out for breakfast. What a mistake, the place is clean and tidy the staff are friendly and welcoming however the tea was horrible and had to be sent back.... More 

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Thank PeterGarrett78
Paul M, General Manager at The Pancake Place, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback, we will try to find out if there was a particular problem on that day that caused your breakfast to be not up to our usual standard. As you can imagine our breakfast deals are very popular and as they are freshly cooked to order we usually get great feedback. I am glad you found our... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Prices are a rip off over 6 pounds for a sandwich only! Spent over 20 pounds on two sandwiches and a small milkshake each! And they messed up my order then told me I was in the wrong! Before getting the manager to apologise for their mistake not visiting again!

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Thank Alexander M
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

Visited the pancake place for lunch was not disappointed massive pancakes for a big appetite staff were very helpful and friendly would certainly revisit

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Thank James T
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Pancakes were nice, had better both there and elsewhere so obviously inconsistent. Service was good if rather slow on a quiet day.

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Thank Abby D
Zurich, Switzerland
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567 reviews
386 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Don't underdstand the bad ratings, the charme of this place is comparable with american dinners (in real-life, not in movies) and the food was reasonably good. Had an omelette which was good but it's not actually great cuisine. And a lazy millionaire's cake, loved that.

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Thank mrsorso
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2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

The staff were fine and the place was clean and tidy. However, the coffee was not very nice and the quality of the food was below average. Wont be going there again.

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Thank Phil M
Keith, Scotland, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Waited half an hour only to find our food order hadn't been put through, so had to leave. Only had drinks, although at least they gave us them for free since we went away hungry.

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Thank Natasha U

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 108 High Street, Elgin IV30 IBW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Moray  >  Elgin

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Cafe

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