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Ol' South Pancake House

1507 South University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107
+1 817-336-0311
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“german pancake” (48 reviews)
“pancakes” (131 reviews)
“dutch baby” (19 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
1507 South University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have always enjoyed the Ol' South Pancake House, located in Fort Worth. Atmosphere is casual, with a good culinary delights, the German Pancakes is the best you will find anywhere. They have a good local following, and the menu has a good variety of...More

Thank AugustWilhelm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has been there a long to. It's showing signs of aging but the food was good. Our server was pleasant. I had the New Orleans Benny. It was delicious. My wife had the pancakes. We were hoping for greatness but the fell short....More

Thank RickMcMexICan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Quick service with good coffee and it's open 24/7. The pancakes are great!

Thank MRNaida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner and then again for breakfast while in town for the Stock Show. We had the chicken fried stake for dinner and it was very good. The mashed potatoes and gravy were great as was the fried okra. Also stopped in for...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate a late dinner-sometimes you just want breakfast for dinner! The place is big but there was a wait of 15 min. For a table. Specialties are pancakes, waffles and eggs but a full menu of plate dinners snd sandwiches too. We had waffles and...More

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 2 January 2018

There is always a line but it moves quickly and there is a reason for the one. Love the Dutch Baby pancake.

Thank perrjojo
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Our waiter was William and he made sure we didn't forget his name. There's a tie between the best part of our trip here. It's between William's personality and the German pancake. We enjoyed both SO much that we talked about our experience even a...More

Thank GodsFaith
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Spent 1 night in Fort Worth & didn’t want the free “breakfast” at our hotel so tried this place. VERY busy restaurant but even though there was a waiting line, they turn tables fast and we were seated pretty quickly. Server was Brandy- very nice...More

Thank Diana T
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is a truly historic restaurant that is well worth visiting and experiencing the Dutch baby. The servers were very friendly and welcoming.

Thank Jhonesnaps60
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Our server Ness was aMAZing! We walked through the doors and she welcomed us with a big, bright smile. She immediately engaged us in conversation, and she is charming as can be. She escorted us to our booth, stopping frequently to check the status of...More

Thank Deborahh1953
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1507 South University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 817-336-0311
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