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The Original Pancake House

7700 Wisconsin Ave, Ste D, Bethesda, MD 20814-3578
+1 301-986-0285
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“pancakes” (64 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7700 Wisconsin Ave, Ste D, Bethesda, MD 20814-3578
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed a basic diner style breakfast at the Bethesda location after a quick job at Comcast studios, which was conveniently located next door. Even though there’s an open sign on the front door the entrance is not obvious. No gaudy sign out front to...More

Thank patrick v
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We went with the family for brunch and the food was great. The only reason I’m giving it a 4 Star is due to the fact they cook with peanut oil, which is not posted anywhere on the site or the entrance of the premises....More

Thank lamorena10
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here on a week morning and sat outside on the patio which was lovely. They have a very big menu, so just about anything you can think of they have for breakfast. I would say the eggs and pancakes were average, so I...More

Thank SimonSaysHouston
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We went here on a Sunday (around 10AM). The place was completely full, so it we got a table only after 15 mins. It moves fast so you can get out from here in less than an hour. We tried few different items and everything...More

Thank Dinesh S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This has been my favorite breakfast place for all of my life. From the amazing food to the fabulous staff, there truly is a family feel in the restaurant. Definitely go!

Thank srsilver1414
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I've been visiting this place since the late '80s and the last time was on a recent Saturday and over the last 30 years they've managed to maintain their excellent quality and service. Someone deserves a prize for this! Their pancakes are excellent and my...More

Thank Maninasuitcase_10
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This is a traditional American breakfast you can count on. Thick cut bacon can be ordered crisp (well done) as can the hash browns. Waffles are tasty, too. The cofffee is generic, but that shouldn't be a surprise to anyone. The veggie omelette was fluffy...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have come here for brunch a couple of times recently. Their chocolate chip pancakes are very good (much better than IHOP), and both it and the corned beef hash I had recently are good values. (Bypass the hash brown potatoes and...More

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Super close to the Hyatt Regency with amazing breakfast choices. Service was speedy and coffee was good.

Thank kbqhills
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The OPH continues to be the most reliable, high-quality place for breakfast in the Bethesda-Rockville area. Omelets are very generous, the bacon and ham are outstanding, and the orange juice is fresh-squeezed. Very reasonable prices. The wait on the weekends is very long unless you...More

Thank Gottahavemorecowbell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7700 Wisconsin Ave, Ste D, Bethesda, MD 20814-3578
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-986-0285
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