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The Original Pancake House

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1756 S Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-5902
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

food good depending on what you order, potatoes were just OK, bacon was over done. the apple pancake wow, very big and good. great place to sit and visit with family can get a little loud. I would recommend this place; just depends on what you order. Service was excellent!

Thank gil b
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

It's often a bit of a challenge to go out to eat with an older cherished relative who has serious mobility/neurological issues. It's tough for them to wait, as much as they would like to be able to, they are just far more uncomfortable than in their heartier days. So it was with trepidation that I approached the jammed up... More 

Thank Marguerite H
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Everything on the menu is wonderful, specifically the eggs Benedict.the service is over the top! For the price, there is loads of food.

Thank Deborah C
Manhattan Beach, CA
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136 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We went on a Wednesday morning so luckily we were seated right away but it was still pretty crowded. The hostess was extremely friendly which is always a nice touch. The coffee is good and the portions were very big. We had eggs benedict which was pretty standard and potato pancakes which were very good. We also had the banana... More 

Thank Yvettetravels
Cerritos, California
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Well , I did not order the Dutch baby pancake but everyone had a taste of everything . All in all we ordered 5 different pancakes:buckwheat,banana,pumpkin ,potato, and Dutch baby. I liked the potato but my favorite is the Dutch baby with butter, lemon, powdered sugar and a hefty topping of strawberries. Each serving was pretty big so there was... More 

Thank Amethystbells
Torrance, California
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

You won't regret it! I love the 49er flap jacks, husband loves the fluffy omelettes, little girl LOVES the pumpkin pancakes. Very, very yummy! It's a long wait just about every time we go... but well worth it.

Thank abfromsouthbay
Kansas City, United States
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Delicious with many flavors! Great for families who are willing to share....or not! The staff was quick and food came out hot. You won't leave hungry.

Thank Cara P
Longview, Texas, United States
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

We were looking for something quick and this fit the bill. It was within walking distance to the Best Western Plus we were staying at. We ordered the pancakes and eggs. Food was good but for a simple breakfast I thought it was to expensive

Thank Shana G
Rolling Hills, California
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

We come here all the time and I always recommend our guests try the amazing Dutch Baby. It's a real conversation piece and tastes great to boot.

Thank MANGOphoto
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

We love to walk here on the weekends. It close to our home and makes for a nice walk to and from. The service here is always great. For it always being so crowded, the restaurant seems to always seat in a timely manner. Breakfast and all the coffee you want!

Thank apellegrini25

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1756 S Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-5902
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redondo Beach
  • Phone Number: 310-543-9875

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