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The Original Pancake House

26951 Moulton Pkwy, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-3634
+1 949-643-8591
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (49 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“worth the wait” (10 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
26951 Moulton Pkwy, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-3634
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Reviewed December 3, 2018

If you want a big breakfast you Go Here. Simple. Amazing food, great Omelettes and Fantastic Pancakes. Ohh Soo Good!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Flyer826443
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, why not make it the most delicious too? This place always has a line out the door but don’t pass it by, the line goes faster than a disney line! There is plenty of seating, fast...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank NH2CA
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Although I've visited this wonderful country extensively, it's my partner in crime's first visit, so he had to experience a 'real' American pancake breakfast. The staff were absolutely charming, friendly and quickly showed us to our seats, despite the place being busy. The menu is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank StevenA189
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast a few weeks ago and was pleasantly surprised. My omelette was perfect the kids loved The pancakes and our server Alejandro was an awesome worker. Kudos to the staff and kitchen.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Misterfp
Reviewed May 11, 2018

Has been here forever and the Food & Staff are Exceptional ....get there early if you dont want to wait but even waiting its worth it.....Strawberry Waffles....Coconut Pancakes MMMMMMmmmmmmmmmmmm

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank dpbear
Reviewed May 10, 2018

I am a pancake lover. This restaurant is clean and had a makeover since we were here last. Service was excellent. We came early and a week day, so no waiting and got seated right away. Waitress was nice and efficient. I ordered pancakes with...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank likesc0mf0rt
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

My favorite spot for breakfast with the wife or the whole family. Have never had a bad meal or experience here or at any Other locationd

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Wes S
Reviewed March 11, 2018

kMy daughter and I tripped over this restaurant after helping her move cross-country for a new job. When I saw sourdough french toast on the menu, I had to try it. Very glad I did; it was excellent. I wish I lived nearby...I want to...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Gilbert S
Reviewed January 25, 2018

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

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank CoastalPicRick
Reviewed January 22, 2018

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!

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank wildcatmama2
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August 8, 2015|
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Response from Karyn S | Reviewed this property |
Sundays are rather busy. You've picked the busiest time. Be prepared to wait a minimum of 30 minutes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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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