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Original Pancake House

9977 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-5311
+1 513-745-0555
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9977 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-5311
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family went here today for the first time just to have their famous cream of wheat and was totally disappointed to learn that they ran out of cream of wheat. Needless to say we left as went to our family fav, Waffle House. Not...More

Thank MsLyoness
OPH_pancakes, Owner at Original Pancake House, responded to this review

Hello, We are sorry to hear you were disappointed during your last visit with us. Our cream of wheat is a very popular dish that we serve, and we always do our best to make sure we have enough ingredients to serve all of our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We planned our trip in advance and got on the waitlist or prepare to wait at least 45min-1 hour. My husband had an omelet and potatoes and I shared Strawberry pancakes with my son. Wow - there is a lot of food so come hungry...More

Thank jamib713
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in the northern area and stopped at another breakfast restaurant. The wait was 25 to 30 minutes so we decided to go back to Montgomery to the "Pancake House." We're happy we did. We were told the wait would be 15 to 20...More

Thank formerfan2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live in Tennessee but when we have an opportunity to be in the Cincinnati area this is our "go to" place for a great breakfast experience. We have gone several times over the past three years and never ever had a bad meal. Hawaiian...More

Thank queenbeegray
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Great food. Great service. Get there early on weekends to avoid the line. Lunch on a weekday is a treat and peaceful if you can swing it.

Thank Heidi R
Reviewed 19 March 2017

You cannot go wrong with classic diner choices either breakfast or lunch from the Original Pancake house. My mother-in-law loved her crepes, and I enjoyed my chicken salad on a croissant for our brunch. Service was nice and the coffee was good. It is an...More

Thank GrooviGirl
Reviewed 21 January 2017

If you love to be spoiled at breakfast this is the place to go. The food is excellent and so is the service.

Thank RSiceman
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We took my mother in law there on a Monday morning for breakfast. The Sunday before we tried to go there for breakfast but the queue was simply impossible. But we liked it very much on Monday. My husband had the chorizo omlette and I...More

Thank Beachmorning
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I have been enjoying breakfast at The Original Pancake House in Montgomery, OH since they opened. After living elsewhere for the past 9 years, it was great to return today and to TASTE that their attention to good food has not changed during my years...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We eat breakfast here as often as possible. The pancakes are superb. I especially like their strawberry pancakes--always made with FRESH strawberries rather than preserves. They have a wide variety of pancakes and all are better than other breakfast places. We have eaten at others...More

Thank David Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9977 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-5311
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-745-0555
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