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Original Pancake House

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews pancakes french toast corned beef hash apple sauce worth the wait breakfast place sun dried tomato pigs in a blanket sprinkled with powdered sugar tasted great service was great food quality the wait staff prices are reasonable my favorite waitlist wheat
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Never had an omelet cooked the way they make them. It was great!! Lots of different add ins and they get bonus points for serving goetta a favorite of mine. Also fast friendly service.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bsarah923
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here several times. They serve the best pancakes in Greater Cincinnati. I love the strawberry pancakes with FRESH strawberries almost year round. They do have other breakfast dishes that are very good, but why would you want anything else when the pancake...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

REALLY good food, pleasant folks, fair prices, good quality, good amount of food. Try the goetta (sausage with oats (appear like steel cut oats)). There is a line and you may have to remind the staff to come take names to get on the list....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steve P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I needed a place to eat and this filled the bill. The service was great along with the breakfast

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JC0l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfast place always busy, but a fun environment. Staff was very nice and always filled my coffee or water when they saw it low. I ordered the French toast with eggs and bacon. Bacon was sweet, though still very good. Gets very busy in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank brycenmg
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Was in Cincy on business, looking for a decent breakfast, so I listened to others reviews and decided to check it out. Had never had a german pancake and thought if ever I would, this should be the place to try one. I went by...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Getaway23180418758
OPH_pancakes, Owner at Original Pancake House, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Thank you for that excellent review! We are delighted to hear you had such a wonderful experience with us. Great suggestions and menu choices you made, they are a favorite around here! We hope to have you back soon.

Reviewed November 4, 2018

We went at 1:00 which meant the busiest time was over, Service and Food were excellent every time I’ve eaten here. My favorite is the French Toast made from sourdough bread which is served sprinkled with powdered sugar, and with butter in a cup. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BalconyLover
OPH_pancakes, Manager at Original Pancake House, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this review! We are so happy that you were able to enjoy a meal with us! We hope that you will come again very soon and enjoy another delicious visit with us!

Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

This is a popular place. Lots of people must like pancakes. My experience was that everything was pretty ordinary.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Douglas H
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Great place for brunch, even if you don't like pancakes (like me). Wide variety of menu categories (pancakes, waffles, French toast, omelettes and traditional egg plates). Nice cottage decor and very friendly staff. Very generous portions! Prepared well and tasted great. Cream of wheat was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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OPH_pancakes, Owner at Original Pancake House, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Hi Jake, thank you so much for the wonderful review and 5-star rating! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and found that our menu had enough variety to meet everyone's preferences! Hope we get the opportunity to serve you again soon!

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

They offer many breakfast choices, even Goetta! They serve delicious 4-egg (!) omelets, big enough to share and with NO “extra plate”/sharing cost! Their pancakes are fabulous-Love the blueberry pancakes with blueberry syrup! Good coffee! Excellent/Attentive service....Never have to ask for a coffee “refill” here!...More

Date of visit: June 2018
OPH_pancakes, Owner at Original Pancake House, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Thank you so much for this amazing review! We are so happy that we were able to leave you with such a positive impression of our restaurant, and we appreciate that you have been a valued guests to our establishment on for many years! We...More

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