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Stack 'em High Pancakes

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1225 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8709
12524417064
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7:00 am - 1:00 pm
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

For what I paid for a family of four for pancakes I at the very least expected warm food Our interaction with staff was excellent but food was far from acceptable

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for breakfast and had a wonderful experience. You get in line and pick out drinks and put in your order. Then after paying they bring the food to your table. Everyone working there was overly friendly. The servers, the bus boys, the cooks, everyone. The food was great and everything comes out perfect and piping hot. They are attentive... More 

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Thank Jennie K
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a Cafeteria style breakfast restaurant which serves really fresh and tasty breakfast. We were a large party (10 people), and they accommodated us really well and almost instantly. We had omelettes (Veggie and Spanish), pan cakes, french toast and they all tasted really delicious. The staff was also very friendly and prompt, I would definitely recommend this place... More 

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Haymarket, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my wife's and my favorite Sunday breakfast resturant. Ken and Dawn Kiousis are the most friendliest owners. Their breakfast menu is outstanding. We have a summer home there and from Memorial Day to Labor Day, our weekly breakfast spot is Stack 'em High. My favorite dish is the smothered hash brown potatoes with bacon and cheese. If you're... More 

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Thank Ron K
Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my 2nd visit! It was just as great as the first. Line was out the door but the staff is so efficient, things stay moving. They do well accommodating large parties as if it's nothing. Staff is very friendly. Best French toast I've ever had and the pancakes are soo special too! Cheesy bacon potatoes were cooked well... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was great and the food was as well. The cafeteria style worked out for getting our daughter some food quick while the rest of it was being prepared.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were caught off guard by the cafeteria style setup as soon as we walked in the door. Get your drinks, order your food, pay for it, and then the wait staff comes over. Different, but a good system to keep things moving. It's hard to mess up breakfast food. Our party of 8 was satisfied all around. Pretty standard... More 

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Dawn K, Owner at Stack 'em High Pancakes, responded to this review

This review belongs to the Kitty Hawk location as we don't have crab on the menu. We will pass it along. Thanks! More 

Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a great breakfast! Had fried eggs and really good pancakes. A local favorite. Efficient service: you pick up certain items at a buffet (eg juice), place your order for the pancakes (or whatever), pay and the meal is delivered to your table.

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Chesterfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You can not go to this area without having breakfast at Stack em High. The best food in the area.........Amazing sausage gravy, the best grits I have ever had.........Nothing bad to say, great staff, good , fast service, NO matter how crowded, they are fast and the wait is not that long at all........... Amazing breakfast.......Great Job !

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Thank RSemonco
Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the restaurant for breakfast while on vacation and really enjoyed it. I had the pancakes with bananas and hash browns for the side. It's easy on the wallet. It's a nice place for a quick breakfast and the line wasn't long when I arrived. Food was quick to get to my table. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1225 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8709
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: 12524417064
Description
We are a family owned and operated breakfast restaurant celebrating our 35th season. We offer traditional breakfast fare such as Belgian waffles, buttermilk pancakes, french toast, eggs and omelettes with homemade specialties like Grateful Granola and Monster Biscuits. We proudly serve our own special blend of Morningview Coffee roasted locally in Nags Head. Our friendly staff welcome you to join us for breakfast seven days a week from March to November. See you at the 9 milepost in Kill Devil Hills!

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