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Happy Jack Pancake House

2504 N Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-3436
+1 410-289-7377
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2504 N Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-3436
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I read good reviews about Happy Jack, so decided to have breakfast here our first morning in OC. Given a 30 minute wait on a Wednesday morning, I can't imagine how packed this place must be on a weekend, but the wait...More

Thank DrAMo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even the hotel had a breakfast for us we opted to go to Happy Jack Pancake House. We loved it so much we went both days we were there. The food was great. The service was quick and prices were incredible. If there was one...More

Thank Travelingbug29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The family had the M&M pancakes, banana pancakes and brownie batter pancakes. All were very good. Nice flavor and texture. The coffee was good as well. Not Starbucks good but the best we had across the restaurants during our stay. Lotsa bacon. All in all...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The breakfast here is the best! The pancakes were delicious and our waitress was awesome Really a great place to come with your family..we will definitely be back..

1  Thank Tara H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place always has a 25-40 minute wait and there's a reason. Staff is friendly and fast paced. The prices of the food are very reasonable and food ia fantastic. Highly recommend omelettes with a side of pancakes. My absolutely favorite place to get breakfast!

1  Thank bingo0513
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good, reasonably priced eats albeit items are order a la cart and not a combination meal. Great, friendly service. Plenty of free parking.

1  Thank MDDCNative
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first place we had to wait to be seated this trip to the beach. The breakfast is good, more food than you need, and it came fast. And for Maryland Eggs Benedict, the price was cheap in my opinion. Thanks for a...More

1  Thank Gregthediamondguy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking distance from our hotel - we spotted it on the way to dinner the night before. We arrived on a Monday in the 10:30am range. There were people waiting outside in a large area with lots of shady choices. Good parking lot too -...More

Thank Monica B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Happy Jack's is a well oiled machine. Large menu, friendly service and fairly priced. Don't worry if you have to wait because they keep things moving (we were told it would be a 15-20 minute wait and we were seated in 10 minutes). Portions are...More

Thank Chuck W
Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Went two days in a row , food was pretty good , my husband got the Baltimore bowl the first day and we ordered him creamed chip beef to go the second day . I didn't like the turkey sausage but my mom did ....More

Thank Charlene S
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June 26, 2016|
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Response from curlyQ823 | Reviewed this property |
They are proud to be gluten free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2504 N Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-3436
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-289-7377
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An Ocean City breakfast tradition for over 50 years! Featuring over 14 varieties of pancakes, omelettes, egg combinations and more! We pride ourselves on great service and fast breakfast, stop by today!
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