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Original Pancake House

14905 Pomerado Rd, Poway, CA 92064-2804
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“dutch baby” (8 reviews)
“pancakes” (26 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14905 Pomerado Rd, Poway, CA 92064-2804
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best selection and variety of pancakes, waffles, bacon, fresh strawberries, German pancakes, etc. Weekends are busy; the outdoor patio is very comfortable most times.

Thank drsgray
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is very clean a bit overcrowded the service is great waiting time was not that much. My son had an omelette it was alot two people could eat that omelette but he managed. I ordered strawberry crepes which were really good and my...More

Thank reviewerreview4245
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Excellent traditional and exotic breakfast fare. My oven baked apple pancake was delicious. My wife ordered the fresh vegetarian omelette. It was marvelous. Nice people. Highly recommended

Thank W1562FOmichaelf
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Just had breakfast there today and ordered the Eggs Benedict which was listed under "House Specialties." They were marginal because the eggs were overcooked - a poached egg is supposed to have a runny yolk and one was almost hard boiled and the other soft...More

Thank Peggy G
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This is not your standard IHOP or Denny's, but rather a quality pancake house that happens to serve great Omelettes also. If you are a fan of the German Pancake, this is your 'go to' place. The lines are typically long, and the side orders...More

Thank nadojeff
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Pancakes: Huge, Fluffy. Delicious. Dutch Baby, Apple Pancake, Potato Pancakes are the best Egg: The eggs tasted fresh and Yumm, But, I would not order any eggs there again, rather will try different Pancakes. Pros: Tasty and Huge Pancakes. Cons: Too Crowded and very tight,...More

1  Thank PradeepN61
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The best, fluffiest omelette I've ever had. I could not believe the portions, and it was light and delicious. The blueberry pancakes were quite good too. If this was closer, I would be in real trouble.

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Our family had an amazing Sunday breakfast at the Original Pancake House. We were seated right away and had the friendliest wait staff. Everyone had some type of pancakes, chocolate chip, blueberry, buttermilk or potato. My husband had a corn beef hash skillet which he...More

Thank GrannyJenn
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

A quaint little breakfast nook that was full of people when we arrived but the short wait time and responsive waiting staff made the short time very easy. The food was delicious and for the relatively pricey food you get huge portions that are great...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Everything here is great from the orange juice to the bacon and everything in between! Also the gluten free pancakes are great!

Thank Merle C
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kayla m
22 March 2016|
Response from JenSDCA | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen any. I can't imagine they do, as the patio is pretty tightly spaced and it wouldn't be safe for the dog or the servers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14905 Pomerado Rd, Poway, CA 92064-2804
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Poway
  • Phone Number: 858-679-0186
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