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Original Pancake House

14905 Pomerado Rd, Poway, CA 92064-2804
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“dutch baby” (9 reviews)
“pancakes” (26 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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14905 Pomerado Rd, Poway, CA 92064-2804
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Reviewed 2 days ago

No makes a better breakfast! Their omelettes are so large that they could feed a small country. Their bacon is some of the best I've ever had. I love this place.

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I was craving for a german pancake that I heard they also serve when I was in San Diego. There was a big line up after Christmas...for brunch, I believe they close at 2pm everyday. They have a variety of breakfast menu including the german...More

Thank tripplanner001
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We hadn't been here for 20 years and decided to try it again after many restaurants near us had deteriorated rapidly. It's a busy place even on a Thursday morning. We were seated right away though, and were served coffee quickly. We ordered the dutch...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 21 December 2017

everone enjoy their breakfast son and daughter in law were thrilled with what they had son loved there special pancake no one else has one like it resturant very nice will come back again

Thank romeomeyer
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The best selection and variety of pancakes, waffles, bacon, fresh strawberries, German pancakes, etc. Weekends are busy; the outdoor patio is very comfortable most times.

Thank drsgray
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This place is very clean a bit overcrowded the service is great waiting time was not that much. My son had an omelette it was alot two people could eat that omelette but he managed. I ordered strawberry crepes which were really good and my...More

Thank reviewerreview4245
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Excellent traditional and exotic breakfast fare. My oven baked apple pancake was delicious. My wife ordered the fresh vegetarian omelette. It was marvelous. Nice people. Highly recommended

Thank W1562FOmichaelf
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Just had breakfast there today and ordered the Eggs Benedict which was listed under "House Specialties." They were marginal because the eggs were overcooked - a poached egg is supposed to have a runny yolk and one was almost hard boiled and the other soft...More

Thank Peggy G
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This is not your standard IHOP or Denny's, but rather a quality pancake house that happens to serve great Omelettes also. If you are a fan of the German Pancake, this is your 'go to' place. The lines are typically long, and the side orders...More

Thank nadojeff
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Pancakes: Huge, Fluffy. Delicious. Dutch Baby, Apple Pancake, Potato Pancakes are the best Egg: The eggs tasted fresh and Yumm, But, I would not order any eggs there again, rather will try different Pancakes. Pros: Tasty and Huge Pancakes. Cons: Too Crowded and very tight,...More

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kayla m
22 March 2016|
Response from JenSDCA | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen any. I can't imagine they do, as the patio is pretty tightly spaced and it wouldn't be safe for the dog or the servers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14905 Pomerado Rd, Poway, CA 92064-2804
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Poway
  • Phone Number: 858-679-0186
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