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The Original Pancake House

26951 Moulton Pkwy, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-3634
+1 949-643-8591
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“pancakes” (44 reviews)
“dutch baby” (16 reviews)
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06:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
26951 Moulton Pkwy, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-3634
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you visit The Original Pancake House you'd better be ready to eat - a lot! The size of most breakfasts on the menu are easy to split between 2 people (or one very hungry person). Of course, the best part is that the range...More

Thank CoastalPicRick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The crowds speak for themselves! Expect a wait on the weekends despite the large dining room but you will be happy you stayed! Extensive menu of all your breakfast favorites! Delicious!

Thank wildcatmama2
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Can coast down the hill to this popular breakfast eatery. I always do the waffles since there is no Waffle House on the west coast. Good, efficient service. There is always a wait but the tables turn fast so it's usually about 15 to 20...More

Thank Hoverbutton74
Reviewed 22 December 2017

great food and service, only remember , the plates are huge, better prepare to share, otherwise you will waste a lot of good food.

Thank egerardo
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Anytime we are in Orange County, we must visit this venue at least once! The veggie omelette is so tasty; however, the killer item on the menu is the Apple pancake! Decadence that is worth the wait! Yes, we have one locally; however, my husband...More

Thank Lee P
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We had three omelettes and pancakes plates..every thing was well served, delicious, well cooked...yummy...fun breakfast place....full of old people at the time we went and then we were full all day...huge breakfast..can easily be shared...

Thank Nada B
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Have been going here for years...this place is the absolute best for breakfast anytime of day...you have to try their Dutch babies...absolutely amazing...and all their menu choices are the best...i must admit their eggs for some hidden reason are the best!! Love their omelettes...You have...More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

With all of the choices for Breakfast one has in South O.C. I must include The Original Pancake House for its unique menu items, tasteful quality offerings, and excellent all around service. It is located in a little shopping center between Oso Parkway & the...More

Thank maitaimike2015
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is my most favorite place for breakfast. They have the best pancakes, coffee and bacon. Every item we have tried is so good. Excellent service as well.

Thank KathryneKat
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Having lived in Tennessee my whole life, I know what great breakfast food is supposed to taste like. That said, this place has above average breakfast food for the State in general. Of course, the only places you can get great biscuits in this country...More

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9 August 2015|
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Response from monapr | Reviewed this property |
The wait is terrible. If we have a large party, we have sent one person down early to put our name in. Otherwise, we just plan to read while waiting. All the best.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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: 26951 Moulton Pkwy, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-3634
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Aliso Viejo
  • Phone Number: +1 949-643-8591
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