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Uncle Bill's Pancake House

1305 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-4719
+1 310-545-5177
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (170 reviews)
“omelet” (42 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1305 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-4719
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1 - 10 of 459 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very friendly and laid back atmosphere. It looks like it’s been a staple in the community for a while. Street parking which can be a challenge. I heard there’s usually a wait but on this rainy day we were seated right away. I would think...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank takemeaway50
Reviewed 3 days ago

OK place for breakfast brunch. Pancakes that I have ordered (with strawberries and cream) were a bit dry. Close to the beach and lots of places to sit outside.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank vatel2013
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Love the place, the food, the service. Really enjoy the visit. A must for breakfast. Near everything. It has public parking very near across the street. Family oriented.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank margaritasola
Reviewed November 29, 2018

We ate pancakes, eggs and french toast. Everything was very good and the service was good too I would def. recommend it and will go back again!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pepa88
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Perfect panckackes and omlets! All delicious and tasty! One of the best places for breakfast we have visited during our stay in the US!😋

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tomasz3105
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

There is no better way to start a morning in Manhattan Beach than a breakfast at Manhattan Beach! Steps from the beach, great omelettes, and friendly staff. The only downside can be the wait, but it is understandable that Uncle Bill's is so popular. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Davgen
Reviewed October 12, 2018

We were on the whole 30 diet when we ate here, so no pancakes for us. Their omelets are very good though! Smothered in Avocado! Very convenient location just a quick walk from the beach. The outdoor seating is very nice.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 854courtneyp
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Always a wide selection of pancake flavors (like 10?). Great place for breakfast. Try the Dutch Baby with fruit. Try and split a plate of pancakes, do you really need to eat 8 pancakes?....you will thank me. Lines can be long on Saturdays and Sunday...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank musicalroad
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Both the food and service are excellent at Uncle Bill's. Great outdoor seating makes it fun as you can see the ocean from a distance. Great variety of different types of breakfast foods. Easy in and out parking nearby. Place is popular, so expect to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mcorbin560
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Although always busy, the food is always delicious and very fresh. Be prepared to wait a bit. Portions are more than ample. The potato stroganoff is always ordered by someone in our party, and usually with a poached egg added on top. The omelets are...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank OKgirl M
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penmarson
August 20, 2017|
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Response from edsears | Reviewed this property |
They should be as some patio tables are adjacent to the walk-street beside Uncle Bill's.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 3:00 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 - 3:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1305 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-4719
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-545-5177
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