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Original Pancake House

33703 Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009-0913
+1 248-642-5775
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“pancakes” (64 reviews)
“dutch baby” (9 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
33703 Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009-0913
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is one of thw only places that I can get the giant thin German pancake with butter, powdered sugar and lemon. I love it. Service is superb as all staff will assist as needed even though each table is assigned one server. Kids meal...More

Thank EricaDH
Reviewed 23 July 2017

It's been some time since I've eaten at the Original Pancake House, a casual restaurant decorated with lot's of fun nostalgic things. I was craving their Swedish pancakes, only to learn they no longer serve them. I opted for the bacon & egg breakfast, should...More

Thank StockholmKindaGuy
Reviewed 19 July 2017

From the moment we arrived at this eatery to the time we were served our delicious breakfast, everything was perfect. Our huge group collected itself and let the restaurant know we needed a big table. We were seated at the best table ever in amazing...More

Thank 12,318
Reviewed 13 July 2017

It's a tradition with my grandbabies that we visit this place at least 3-4 times a year. Yes, you will wait in line for a table...sometimes you can wait up to 30 minutes or more with the line going out the door. Those who come...More

Thank jdenson5612
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We arrived with a large party and there was a line out the door. The line moved pretty quickly and the food was worth the wait. Super quick service. I had pancakes and they were amazing.

Thank Celeste T
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I travel everywhere, I must say there is nothing this great for Breakfast food. The selection is Amazing. I grew up in macomb County and moved away 15 years ago. This is a must stop, can't find any Breakfast Restaurants this Great everywhere. I always...More

Thank NashYankee
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We eat here pretty regularly and I can't remember the last time I left without being completely satisfied with the service and the food. In fact this place truly delivers on the breakfast fare. Nothing fancy, but great variety and solid quality. I can't think...More

Thank BertilleBun
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

There is normally a long line. The good news is that it is there because this place is awesome and it goes pretty fast. Pancakes with apples were awesome. Excellent service

Thank Joey48009
Reviewed 28 April 2017

It is so worth the wait in line for the best! Loved my Sante Fe Omelet, complete with jalapeño cheese! My Dad devoured his blueberry pancakes and sausage! Our friend loved her veggie omelet and piled on the yummy salsa. We all left very very...More

Thank spanishteach910
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Eggs come out but no pancakes. Then I sent the eggs back I now have pancakes no eggs. Told my pancakes were stolen. Food is good but management should be fired. Then my wife sent her food back so we could eat together 30 minutes...More

Thank HJVcitor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33703 Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009-0913
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 248-642-5775
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