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Original Pancake House

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1518 W 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260-2156
+1 317-872-1400
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“pancakes” (14 reviews)
“french toast” (4 reviews)
“dutch baby” (2 reviews)
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1518 W 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260-2156
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Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast, especially the Dutch Baby pancake. With the lemon and confectionary sugar. The omelets are great too, but you really need to share the omelet. It's big and filling and delicious. And senior discount on Fridays!!

Thank Susan F
Reviewed June 27, 2017

We enjoyed another visit to this Indy tradition. It is the place for breakfast but try the other menu items and you will not be disappointed. The staff is very experienced and treat you as guests in their home. Don't go if you are in...More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

The food is pretty good. I like the German pancake with a side of bacon and the fresh squeeze oj. It's normally around $15 to $20 a person to eat here. The service is hit or miss sometimes but the food is always cooked well.

Thank Jon S
Reviewed May 6, 2017

I had friends visiting from out of state and they requested a visit to the Original Pancake House. Our visit was during the week at around 9AM so we didn't have to wait long for a table. The menu is varied and it looks like...More

Thank Travelfan7455
Reviewed May 4, 2017

They have all your typically breakfast choices and food quality seemed same as any other similar restaurant that specializes in breakfast/lunch. They had quite a long line when we arrived, but the line moved pretty fast and the wait was not long. The servers are...More

Thank Bryan P
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Great Dutch Baby pancakes,, hard for me to get anything else. They always say it takes a while, but they sell so many that they just always are making them I think. My son gets the French Toast that he swears by, and it is...More

Thank 463marc
Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

The recipes at the Original Pancake House (OPH) are more than 50 years old and yesterday I was brought back in time to many great editions of The Apple Pancake. As usual, I sought a friend's help in tackling this hot upside down crust less...More

Thank John H
Reviewed November 12, 2016

Been going for many years and good place, good food, always full of people so you know it's good food

Thank Pat M
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Disappointed! Have visited this place for over ten years or so ! Had been a while since I hade eaten here so decided to have breakfast here on Saturday morning with my husband! This place is not the same ! The food was not the...More

Thank Testpage
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Ordered Eggs Benedict's - sour tasting, not sure if it's old canadian ham or the holladaise sauce. Waitress ask if everything ok. I'm not one that complain & ask for replacement. They had their chance to serve my food - it's a failure. Waitress is...More

Thank Irene S
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1518 W 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260-2156
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Washington
  • Neighborhood: Washington
  • Phone Number: +1 317-872-1400
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