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The Original Pancake house

1430 N Ironwood Dr, South Bend, IN 46635-1838
+1 574-232-3220
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1430 N Ironwood Dr, South Bend, IN 46635-1838
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for breakfast on a Saturday morning and although it was busy there was no wait to be seated and the food was absolutely amazing. P Big portion size and coffee cup was never empty

Thank GoPlaces815171
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great environment and great price! I would definitely recommend the breakfast, especially the pancakes!

Thank Christian H
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Although the line looks long, it moves fast. Service is excellent and has an authentic feel. Plus you make see the Notre Dame QB

Thank casiemariefisher
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Despite a packed parking lot and a wait line, our wait was short. Waitress Beth had a sparkling personality. Breakfast menu extensive. The banana bread french toast melted in my mouth. Husbands eggs and ham a generous portion. So glad we found The Original Pancake...More

Thank 562dianee
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We had been to other OPHs and so we expected this to be the same. To start off, the menus were a little different. The pancakes were much bigger than normal. The coffee cups were not mugs, but more like tea cups. Also, the decor...More

Thank stevens690
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This was an awesome place for breakfast. My advice - go early- the lines can be long. The service is great and prompt. The bacon, egg, and cheese omelet the hash browns was fantastic. My daughter had the basic eggs and bacon which she usually...More

Thank jktmrose
Reviewed 21 March 2018

WE all enjoyed the pancakes and french toast. Thought the coffee was excellent. They were short staffed but did a good job keeping up with the crowd.

Thank Janekws
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day. We've visited most of the breakfast restaurants in town and this is my go to! Never fails. The pancakes melt in your mouth (made from scratch), the omelets are full of yummy melted cheese, and the coffee...More

1  Thank steph_marie28
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I’ve been going to Pancake House on North Ironwood in South Bend for decades and always enjoy the great coffee that has not changed; it is the endless cup. It has great flavor and is not wimpy in flavor. Usually enjoy a fluffy REAL omelet...More

Thank B W
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I was in need of having a bit before going to my appointment. I stumbled upon The Original Pancake House and have to say it definitely lives up to its name p Original. The food was abundance and I felt as if I was eating...More

Thank Tinarinnaroo
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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
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1430 N Ironwood Dr, South Bend, IN 46635-1838
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-232-3220
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