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Family House of Pancakes

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562 Broadway, Chula Vista, CA 91910-5308
+1 619-425-5133
Today
06:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 06:00 - 14:00
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When on vacay one tries to find spots to eat thats not as touristy. Mainly because you would like to get a feel for the place that you are visiting. Well Family House of Pancakes in Chula Vista is it! Hugr portions, which are enough for 2 in mh opinion. Just good ole eating. I ordered the French toast with... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I have been coming here since 1974. It is a family owned breakfast and lunch restaurant. Open 6am to 2pm. This is a real gem serving country style portions with excellent service. The home fries are awesome. All the servings are huge. The omelettes are the biggest in the South Bay area. They are large enough to feed two persons.... More 

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Thank David G
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We visited with our Navy son. He likes this place a lot and wanted us to eat breakfast there with him while we were in town. He recommended the Chilaquiles and we were not disappointed! The food is really good, and the portions are huge. You will definitely not leave there hungry!

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Thank Kent R
San Diego, California
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

This has been a popular place for my family, we have frequented for several years. Quite busy during breakfast hours on weekends and sometimes during the weekdays which is a good sign. I have never been able to finish one of their many omelettes but now my wife and I share one, otherwise we take a doggie bag. My grown... More 

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Thank ozzietell11
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11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Went there with husband for breakfast there was a short wait. Food was fresh, hot and delicious. The orange juice was excellent and I usually don't like orange juice. I had scrambled eggs and sausage with hash browns and buttermilk pancakes and my husband had a breakfast scramble with onions, ham,potatoes and cheese. Everything was delicious and worth every calorie.... More 

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Thank Charmaine P
Billings, Montana
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This restaurant has been a staple in the south bay for many years. Not only that but, it has been voted the best continuously through the years. There is only one reason for that. they serve the tastiest food. It may take awhile to get seated for breakfast but it is well worth the wait. Service is great and they... More 

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Thank emhorn
Phoenix
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Their breakfast never disappoints! Also their service is warm and although it takes a while waiting for a table the kitchen is quick and reliable!

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Thank Manzanyta
Chula Vista, California
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Best breakfast spot in Chula Vista with friendly staff and great mexican breakfast. Closest thing to a diner in San Diego along with their National City location.

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Thank mhawkes86
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Fast, friendly service as always. I eat there at least 4 times a month and never disappointed. Value and food portions are excellent!

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Thank GAnaya23
National City
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73 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Have been their several times. There pancakes are good. I enjoy eating at this place. I recommend this place. Excellent service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$8
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 562 Broadway, Chula Vista, CA 91910-5308
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-425-5133

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