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The Original Pancake House

26951 Moulton Pkwy, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-3634
+1 949-643-8591
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (44 reviews)
“dutch baby” (16 reviews)
“omelette” (16 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26951 Moulton Pkwy, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-3634
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Anytime we are in Orange County, we must visit this venue at least once! The veggie omelette is so tasty; however, the killer item on the menu is the Apple pancake! Decadence that is worth the wait! Yes, we have one locally; however, my husband...More

Thank Lee P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had three omelettes and pancakes plates..every thing was well served, delicious, well cooked...yummy...fun breakfast place....full of old people at the time we went and then we were full all day...huge breakfast..can easily be shared...

Thank Nada B
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Have been going here for years...this place is the absolute best for breakfast anytime of day...you have to try their Dutch babies...absolutely amazing...and all their menu choices are the best...i must admit their eggs for some hidden reason are the best!! Love their omelettes...You have...More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

With all of the choices for Breakfast one has in South O.C. I must include The Original Pancake House for its unique menu items, tasteful quality offerings, and excellent all around service. It is located in a little shopping center between Oso Parkway & the...More

Thank maitaimike2015
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is my most favorite place for breakfast. They have the best pancakes, coffee and bacon. Every item we have tried is so good. Excellent service as well.

Thank KathryneKat
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Having lived in Tennessee my whole life, I know what great breakfast food is supposed to taste like. That said, this place has above average breakfast food for the State in general. Of course, the only places you can get great biscuits in this country...More

1  Thank Whitechris1
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of the few original Pancakes houses in Orange County! The place is very clean and busy specialty on Sunday morning! You probably will waiting about 25-30 minutes or so before you be seated . My wife & I been here few times...More

Thank Ed A
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Being rather new to the Mission Viejo area, we happened upon this breakfast joint in nearby Aliso Viejo. Wow, what a find!! Surprisingly busy on a late Thursday morning, but it was as schools were letting out for the summer, graduations, etc. so understandable. We...More

Thank hugs4u
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Sunday over Memorial weekend was our last meal before some relatives flew out so we had Sunday brunch at this really good pancake house. The serving sizes were decent though the omellettes were huge and the price was really reasonable. Everybody was pleased and we...More

Thank leok647
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This place serves a breakfast menu -- and ONLY a breakfast menu. But oh what a menu it is!! Eggs in all shapes and styles are available, including great omelets and perfectly prepared poached, fried or basted form. There are perhaps 10 different types of...More

Thank Harry W
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9 August 2015|
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Response from monapr | Reviewed this property |
The wait is terrible. If we have a large party, we have sent one person down early to put our name in. Otherwise, we just plan to read while waiting. All the best.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26951 Moulton Pkwy, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-3634
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Aliso Viejo
  • Phone Number: +1 949-643-8591
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