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The Original Pancake House

21215 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180-1241
+1 305-933-1966
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“pancakes” (47 reviews)
“dutch baby” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21215 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180-1241
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for a breakfast place when we found this place. Huge menu with a great variety. Had the potato pancakes and an omelet while my wife had pancakes. Server was friendly. food was great

Thank mike l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff! Delicious fresh food, extremely generous portions. The restaurant is casual and simple, a little noisy, but a perfect breakfast/ lunch place. We will return!

Thank Tatiana D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice large menu. Very friendly staff, good service! We had omelets with different pancakes. Tasted very good!

Thank R_Sweden
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Service was super. Table and the menus was sticky with syrup. The place is Old and needs refreshing. Coffee was weak and not hot, even the refills were not Hot. Food was so so. I prefer IHOP as their Pankakes were much better tasting, I...More

Thank Harry N
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Food is sub-par, the line is out the door for god only knows what reason and the service is decent at best. This place got shut down by the Health Department not too long ago so I'm not going to bother finishing my review. Much...More

Thank Justin B
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

we had breakfast twice and it was very good. Very polite staff. Don't miss the strawberry crapes ! Will come back p.s forgot my credit card, got it next day with no issues

Thank mitk00
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I love visiting this restaurant when I am in town. So nice to be able to get a delicious gluten free breakfast....I am usually forced to eat eggs all the time, but here I can get pancakes and waffles. I was a bit disappointed with...More

Thank Jefamy
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Sorry, but for breakfast food and pancakes , 10 minutes in the other direction (south on Biscayne on 163rd) is IHOP. Food there is much better and less expensive and the wait staff is SO friendly.

Thank MG-lyfestyle
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

They make great fluffy omelettes here and great pancakes. The service here was exceptional. They couldn't be more friendly and helpful.

Thank Alex H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

It gets a little busy on Sunday mornings, but the food is more than worth the wait - the service is great and the pancakes are to die for. Positive experience.

Thank kittenfaye
Lindsay D, Guest Relations Manager at The Original Pancake House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thanks for the great review, kittenfaye! We hope to see you every Sunday!

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Maudelene J
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Response from Andrew T | Reviewed this property |
About $7- 13. Very reasonable. And they have a Seniors menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21215 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180-1241
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Aventura
  • Phone Number: +1 305-933-1966
The Original Pancake House was founded in Portland, Oregon in 1953 by Les Highet and Erma Hueneke. Drawing upon their many years of experience in the culinary field, and their extensive working knowledge of authentic national and ethnic pancake recipes they were able to offer without compromise this unique and original menu which has gained national acclaim. Our recipes demand only the very finest of ingredients, such as 93 score butter, pure 36% whipping cream, fresh grade AA eggs, hard wheat unbleached flour, and our own recipe sourdough starter. Welcome to our house, we’re serving up the Next Best Thing to Breakfast in Bed!
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