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Original Pancake House

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1418 E Lincoln Ave, Anaheim, CA 92805-2213
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Atlanta, Georgia
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visted while in town based of of ratings and we're not disappointed. Food was very good as well as service. This is a very small restaurant with very dated decor but don't let it turn you away. The pancakes were the best I have ever had. The corn beef hash was also great. Would visit again for sure.

Thank travelingforfun07
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It Was AMAZING!!!! big portions which was awesome it was our fist time trying on our vacation in California and will be coming more often for breakfast from now on when in town!

Thank melissa m
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72 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here on a Monday mid-morning and the place was packed! The wait wasn't too bad maybe 15 minutes. The service was pretty good and the food was really good. One of our better experiences while in Anaheim.

Thank Keith G
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Loved the apple waffle. So so good. This would be my 3rd visit to this place, have no compalints, waiting time was about 30-50 min, but so well worth it!!

Thank Susana M
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Would have loved to try it but allergy family beware - the restaurant uses peanut oil so we sadly had to leave without eating. The coffee we had before realizing our mistake was wonderful though!

Thank Pammck2
Leesport, Pennsylvania
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154 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Our party of six stopped right at 6:00 on our way to Disney. We were the second table seated but the place was totally full in a short time. And we know why. It was very difficult to choose from the inviting menu but we finally selected. Being early was a disadvantage because we could not see how large the... More 

Thank Philip W
Melbourne, Australia
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168 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

We waited outside for 40 minutes but we had heard all the rumours about how good this place was, and why would so many people be waiting. My eyes where blown once we got in, the size of the serves WOW. The Taste was amazing fresh strawberries, the best bacon, Do not miss this place well worth the wait.

Thank koutras
Reno, Nevada
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We were hungry for an old-fashioned breakfast, & wanted to eat in a locally owned place, not a chain. Asked a couple of residents in the area what they'd recommend: this was the place. To say the restaurant is dated & small would be an understatement. It looks like not much has changed, decor wise, since it was opened in... More 

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Riverside, California
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74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We used TripAdvisor for a quick search and decided on the OPH before walking around Disneyland. The old building was charming and the service was impeccable. The food was average, nothing to write home about. The fresh strawberry crepe, side of hash brown, blueberry pancakes, Belgian waffle, and sausage omelette were enough to fuel us up but we had high... More 

Thank TTH888
Los Angeles
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193 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

When visiting the HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH, and you have a car >>> Drive EAST a few minutes EAST to old town Anaheim and have the BEST BREAKFAST you will have on your trip!! How many non-chain breakfast spots open @ 6:00AM? They do!! Best PANCAKES this side of DU-PARS and their SPANISH OMELETTE was more like a delicious souffle... More 

Thank Sammy N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1418 E Lincoln Ave, Anaheim, CA 92805-2213
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Anaheim
  • Phone Number: 714-535-9815

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?