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The Original Pancake House

2851 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306-1425
+1 954-564-8881
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“crepes” (15 reviews)
“hash browns” (9 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2851 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306-1425
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had pancakes and gourmet French toast. It was amazing. They definitely know what they are doing to excite taste buds.

Thank Susanulrich
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family went in for a quick breakfast lunch but service was really slow. We were served one item at a time and it took forever. The food itself had mixed reviews. My haughtiest had an omelette that tasted bad and was grainy. The pancakes...More

Thank LauraBeth13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The 49ers are a favorite, best pancakes ever. One of the few places that cook eggs the way you order them. Only place I can get eggs cooked whereby the yolks are very soft and the whites done without being crispy. A great place to...More

Thank ginnylonow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place. Best pancakes ever. My husband is obsessed with the orange juice machine. Great fresh OJ, but make sure you order ice or it's warm. Prices are good. Recommend to anyone who likes breakfast.

Thank Kelly19770
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I found all three at The Original Pancake House on Federal Highway in Fort Lauderdale. It was a Sunday Morning and i was dining by myself. And i was treated as if I had a party of twenty. They serve breakfast and lunch, with a...More

Thank justjoeyFtL
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Everything is super size and made for sharing. Everything was delicious. The only reason I didn't give 5 stars is because the menu doesn't have much variety for selection.

Thank Kerrin P
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent pancakes, waffles & bacon. Also ordered freshly squeezed orange juice. Our waitress Gita was lovely, friendly, helpful & welcoming. Fabulous value. Will definitely be coming back!

Thank Sashquinn
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The food was alright and the service average, but for the price it was a bit disappointing. The place could definitely use a regular deep cleaning!

Thank Shanert75
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Came in for breakfast before our long drive home back to texas and man this place was unique and very good got a dutch baby and apple baby and it was orgasmic this was our first time trying a dutch baby this place should be...More

Thank Tpmamm
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Greeted and seated right away! Super nice lady, thinking she was a server not a hostess but loved the immediate greet. Friendly male server, helpful describing & picking menu items. Many staff (bussers, servers) standing around gabbing, always a turn off for me to hear...More

Thank LadyHostess
Lindsay D, Guest Relations Manager at The Original Pancake House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thanks for the feedback, LadyHostess...we will remind our staff about the personal conversations. Glad you liked the food!

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10 February 2017|
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Response from JSR_Adventures | Reviewed this property |
Quite a few. I love their GF eggs benedict. They also have GF waffles and pancakes.
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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
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2851 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306-1425
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-564-8881
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