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Pj's Pancake House

154 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-7006
+1 609-924-1353
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“pancakes” (190 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
154 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-7006
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This place has been here for decades, and there is a reason, great food, great service, and a convenient location. If you are in Princeton, stop by for a bite to eat, you won't be disappointed.

Thank davidforrest2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time I tried PJ's Pancake which was best I ever eat.I had Sample of pancake which is three kind of varities like Potato,Pecan,and Black Berry with Almonds.I also tried Falafal Burger which was good too

Thank Ramesh P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Christmas Eve morning found us at Pj's for breakfast as it came highly recommended by my family who lives near Princeton. Not very big inside and just packed with tables, it was a busy morning but we were seated right away at a tiny two...More

Thank G8041WMjanet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small and quaint, local favorite and I loved it. Bacon and eggs, standard but generous portions and there's something about this little place that made me feel at home and happy.

Thank MsMollyJones
Reviewed February 10, 2018

It has a large clientele. On a Sunday morning expect a very long lone out the door. Food is just so-so.

Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Nothing fantastic here. Basic food, which can be good. No surprises here. Typical Princeton crowd. Good value.

Thank Beverley W
Reviewed February 5, 2018

We've been coming here for many many years. If you want a very very good breakfast served by friendly knowledgeable staff, with an atmosphere that lively, and a traditional environment with carvings in the table tops from Princeton students going back many years, this is...More

Thank 2JerseyJim
Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

We go to PJ's every four to six weeks to have pancakes for dinner; they are always very good and the service is usually good. We keep it simple; I order the blueberry pancakes and my wife orders plain pancakes with two eggs; we also...More

Thank sra2801
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Great Eggs, Huevoes Rancheros and of course the pancakes. We loved the multigrain pancakes. Fast service too!

Thank Andrea P
Reviewed January 9, 2018

PJs is always hopping, and deservedly so. They make great pancakes! Frankly I've never eaten anything else there, although one time I got the pancakes with corn (yes, corn) in them, and they were great too. I wish they charged less for the real maple...More

Thank PhillyMLE
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July 6, 2017|
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Response from 762scottn | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is a front entrance patio but I am not sure if pets are allowed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-7006
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-1353
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