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Original Pancake House

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Downtown Scottsdale
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6840 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-2427
+1 480-946-4902
07:00 - 14:00
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Sun 07:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 14:00
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Winnipeg, Canada
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was hoping for a hearty breakfast before our day on the road. I knew the pancake house never disappoints and IT DIDNT!!! I have the fresh vegetable omelette with bacon and chocolate chip pancakes on the side. DELICIOUS!!!!! May go back tomorrow but we may try another spot. Old school design, very fitting of the Mexican demographic. Definitely suggest... More 

Thank Jakerz84
Bend, Oregon
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90 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have dined at numerous Original Pancake Houses and were excited to dine at this one on a trip to Scottsdale. We have come to know and count on the consistency of the menu and service. We were seated immediately and waited 15 minutes for the waitress to take ask for coffee orders. Others diners came after and were served... More 

Thank joenkristi
Littleton, Colorado
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fast service and plenty of food. Your water if at the table as you sit down. Some old recipe potato pancakes that are crisp. Their omlets are large, delicious and they are baked. It takes awhile to decide from the menu. Crepes are a specialty.

Thank ljohnson08
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is like an old diner. They have a typical breakfast menu and cooked my eggs perfectly. With all the expensive places to eat in Scottsdale, this place is moderately price and good. Get there before nine or there is a wait. All parties need to be present before they seat you.

Thank Larry H
Etna, California
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed a week at the motel 6 attached to this restaurant. I went to eat breakfast here on the first morning at 7am as they unlocked the door. I was greeted and seated quickly. I placed my order 5 minutes later as other people arrived. Several guests near me placed their order about 10 minutes after I had, and... More 

Thank ScottFrick
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu and food at Original Pancake House was great! We actually ate there twice during our recent trip to Scottsdale - we went back a second time because we just had to try the apple pancake they make which they say to allow 40 minutes to cook. (We didn't have time on our first visit and had already waited... More 

Thank Kristen C
Lexington, Kentucky
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34 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I'm not a big pancake guy, but there's were great. I also had spicy chicken sausage (tasty) and a pecan waffle. They overcharge for orange juice but the food is reasonably priced.

Thank Mike6479
Gilbert, Arizona
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72 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

In Michigan we have several of these so it was a pleasant surprise to find one here. The food tastes a bit different (cook the home fries longer) but it's still nice to get those flap jacks! There might be a wait for to be seated but worth it if you have pancakes on the brain.

Thank jetsetter369
Davis, California
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331 reviews
248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I had the "Eggs William, " their variation on Eggs Benedict. Instead of hollandaise sauce, it was served with their own mushroom with sweet sherry and onion sauce, plus sour cream & a solid maple syrup based sauce, all on the side. 2 poached eggs on top of sausage patties on 2 English muffin halves. Plus 4 thin potato pancakes.... More 

Thank RPF49
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154 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Who doesn’t like the Pancake House – They have dozens of ways to order pancakes and then they add in buckwheat and potato. Are you more of a ham and eggs person? They have you covered there too. Can’t make up your mind, no worries they have you covered there too; most egg selections are served with a side of... More 

Thank Gsmithbeer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
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: 6840 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-2427
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-946-4902

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?