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The Original Pancake House

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5900 S University Blvd, Ste D, Greenwood Village, CO 80121-2885
+1 303-795-0573
06:00 - 14:00
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442 reviews
332 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Breakfast here recently with 3 others. Free parking in lot shared with other businesses. Good selection of eggs, pancakes, and all things breakfast. Plenty of vegetarian choices, though not much for vegans. Enjoyed pancakes, coffee, crepes, eggs; all entrees good. Service fine, too. However, the tables are so close together that we could hear all the details of the conversation... More 

Thank COGuest
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Best place for breakfast around. Their pancake and egg specials are fantastic and the thick cut bacon is amazing. Great served by all.

Thank Paul N
Denver, Colorado
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111 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Menu has options for everyone - it's all breakfast, but the selections range from pancakes and waffles to egg dishes like omelets and benedicts. There were several specials too, which all sounded really good. Service was great - clearly very experienced and efficient, and special requests no problem. Portion sizes were generous. Prices seem a bit high for a breakfast... More 

Thank COBlueSky
Denver, Colorado
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98 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great local restaurant to hit up if you're in Greenwood Village. The portions are massive so beware! Ask for their specials cause they are always whipping up something nice. Tried the flapjacks and the cowboy omelet topped with country gravy. You must try the bacon! The only thing that annoyed me is that a lot of regulars... More 

Thank Ryan W
Denver, Colorado
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175 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

All your favorite breakfast foods - in a unique and clever setting with great service. Huge portions - hot coffee.

Thank ColoradoTraveler303
PaulE164, General Manager at The Original Pancake House, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your experience! Hope to see you again soon! More 

Denver, Colorado
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This is truly the best pancakes in the world. I travel all over the place. I eat pancakes all over and I have never had such good pancakes. So many variations. My favorite is the sour dough. My wife loves the Dutch baby. Buttermilk is great too. A+

Thank dvcurtis
PaulE164, General Manager at The Original Pancake House, responded to this review

Your feedback is so appreciated and valued! Hope to see you again soon! More 

Lone Tree, Colorado
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274 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We've been to this restaurant several times over the years and it never fails to please. It's generally crowded and noisy, but not overwhelmingly so (we tend to go at non--peak times, however.) The menu is extensive and there are some very imaginative dishes. The food is cooked as ordered, which is often difficult for breakfast places when it comes... More 

Thank TBearden
PaulE164, General Manager at The Original Pancake House, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, I appreciate the opportunity to address your temperature comments. Glad you enjoy the menu's variety. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Denver, Colorado
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Thank you for serving us an amazing breakfast, wait times are quoted very accurately and our server Angel was great, also Gabriel was managing and he did an amazing job at getting something fixed right away, will come back many many times!

Thank Jorge S
PaulE164, General Manager at The Original Pancake House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, glad we could take care of you! More 

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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Very busy here on xmas eve, the service was really good as usual, crepes were spot on as was the rest of the food I am the oph the most constantly good coffee of all the breakfast establishments.

Thank Gareth J
PaulE164, General Manager at The Original Pancake House, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments, hope to see you again soon! More 

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78 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We got there around 9AM on a Sunday, and we were surprised at the number of people there. We were told a short wait. Well it was less than two minutes before the hostess called us, and we were seated. I had the special of the Holiday Link and Eggs ($10.25) which was very tasty. the sausage was specially flavored... More 

Thank longbranch102
PaulE164, General Manager at The Original Pancake House, responded to this review

Nice to hear that you enjoyed your experience! Thank you! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5900 S University Blvd, Ste D, Greenwood Village, CO 80121-2885
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Greenwood Village
  • Phone Number: +1 303-795-0573
The Original Pancake House serves a delicious variety of pancakes, crepes, fluffy omelets, benedicts and Belgian waffles. Signature dishes are the German style oven-baked Dutch Baby Pancake and the cinnamon glazed Apple Pancake. Other favorites include biscuits with home-made sausage gravy, corned beef hash, quarter-inch thick sliced bacon, and fabulous green chile. We also offer gluten-free pancakes, fresh fruit, and hand-squeezed juices.

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