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Hot Cakes

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238 S Main St, East Windsor, CT 06088-9752
+1 860-623-9969
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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238 S Main St, East Windsor, CT 06088-9752
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Reviewed September 28, 2016

The grilled chicken breast salad with the house balsamic dressing was excellent. The ice tea is very good. The staff was very friendly and fun. The kitchen was efficient. Great value for the money. Looking forward to more lunches here.

Thank Steve P
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Have gone here many times for breakfast. The staff is great and meals excellent. Menu choices and prices are well with in the budget.

Thank GRS1218
Reviewed July 25, 2016

this is a great little breakfast place! the food is good, the service is great. people are very friendly. the atmosphere is pleasant. this spot is a favorite for local residents and i have always had a good breakfast there.

Thank b4uGo179
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

I've only been once and I'd go back. I wouldn't say this is the greatest in the world although it's a nice place for a quit sit down meal.

Thank Samuel H
Reviewed July 12, 2016

Stopped here for a quick breakfast while in CT Staff were very, very friendly. Atmosphere was cute. Overall everyone enjoyed their breakfast (there were 7 of us) however, the people who liked their breakfast the least were those that got pancakes (ironic given the name...More

Thank Gail H
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Excellent blueberry pancakes and The best cheddar grits ever Great service friendly staff Nice homey feel in your own back Yard

Thank dorih53
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Like Dave's of North granby, but tons better. Perfect breakfast along US highway 5, after exploring a new church. Easy to spot amidst middle class neighborhood (lots of used car dealers) The place closes at noon on weekends, but customer traffic/turnover was heavy and steady....More

Thank lakwatsera2014
Reviewed June 19, 2016

We had not eaten here in a long time and were nearby yesterday. They haven't changed luckily. Homemade bread was outstanding and they make, in my opinion, the best home "fries" (not the typical fried) ) in our area. My omelete was huge and loaded...More

Thank RoyM1336
Reviewed May 9, 2016

I eat breakfast 3 or 4 times a week mostly in diners around the North East. This is the worst I had. The coffee is so weak, the home fries taste like mud and the steak and the cheese omelet is OK but the steak...More

Thank Christian D
Reviewed April 25, 2016

I had been searching for months for a breakfast place with a half way decent pancake. Some were burned, some not cooked enough, some had no flavor. Then we found Hot Cakes. The waitress warned me to get only one pancake, not a stack. I...More

Thank cindy h
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 S Main St, East Windsor, CT 06088-9752
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 860-623-9969
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