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Original Pancake House

20273 Mack Ave., Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
+1 313-884-4144
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“omelette” (14 reviews)
“dutch baby” (3 reviews)
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20273 Mack Ave., Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there for the first time and found it really good. I had 49er flapjacks which were great. My wife had the apple pancake which was huge and delicious. It does take extra time to cook but it is well worth the wait. Omelettes are...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best place out of any to have breakfast. Has been for years. Great service, great food. Wonderful operation that never ceases to amaze me. Pure excellence, how a restaurant should be run. How food should be prepared!

Thank carolreno
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my all-time favorite restaurants. I can honestly say that I would recommend ANYTHING on the menu. Some of my favorites - The Big Apple, The Big German, The Dutch Baby, 49er Flapjacks, any of the Crepes, The Mushroom Omelet, and I can't forget...More

Thank chefjoey52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is thee place that is tried and true breakfast originals. Every time. Been here since I was a kid and I just re-visited. The lines aren't as long as I remember but the food has stayed great. The omelets are baked and fluffy and...More

Thank anjbee
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Has been the same for years. Great Buttermilk pancakes. Try the German pancakes. There is usually a wait, but it goes fast. Service is always excellent.

Thank RDL1025
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I have been going to the Original Pancake House since 1969. The fact that it's STILL opened and crowded with lines out the door says everything you need to know but I have to rave about my breakfast yesterday with two friends. I ordered the...More

Thank Melanie M
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We have gone to the Original Pancake House for over 30 years. The quality never changes. The staff is happy to accommodate your every wish. We always stop here when we visit Grosse Pointe.

Thank Ruth R
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Came here with a group of 16 family members and they accommodated our large group with a smile. Some of the best breakfast food I've ever eaten. Everyone's plate looked absolutely mouth watering.

Thank rholler8
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The Original Pancake House is a favorite place of mine! I always get the bacon plate and it never disappoints!

Thank mnnofziger
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I am 60 years of age and have been going to the Pancake House as far back as with my grandparents. If there is a line-it is worth the wait.

Thank michaelP3116YA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20273 Mack Ave., Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grosse Pointe
  • Phone Number: +1 313-884-4144
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