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Original Pancake House

8601 SW 24th Ave, Portland, OR 97219-4034
+1 503-246-9007
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“dutch baby” (24 reviews)
“pancakes” (70 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8601 SW 24th Ave, Portland, OR 97219-4034
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

overpriced pancakes...the potato pancakes were greasy and tasted like old oil. this plave was a let down. The corn beef hash was OK but that's about it. plus the fact you have to use an ATM on site to pay if you don't have cash...More

1  Thank mp1759
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

This is not your typical Village Inn or IHOP, this is a for real pancake house. Everything is made in house and it’s so fresh. A huge variety of pancakes as well as other breakfast entrées. The pancakes are so light and fluffy and delicious,...More

Thank C B
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Glad I had some. Buttermilk Pancakes were fine. They got my buddies egg order wrong but they brought out the right eggs pretty quickly. I ordered mine over medium and they were over easy. I thought the service was prompt. They have been in business...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

VIsited the OPH to Celebrate a birthday. It had been about 25 years since the last visit. Somethings never change and this restaurant hasn't since the 50's when it opened. It's a cash only restaurant. The food is good but expensive considering. It's a pancake...More

1  Thank monsoons2013
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Well we stopped in this morning prepared for a long wait typical for Saturday morning but were Suprise's with only a 30 minutes? The building looks the same as it did 30 years ago and gratefully the Apple pancake was just as I remembered, awesome!...More

Thank Pharvey45
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Great service and outstanding food, especially the '49 plate size pancakes. Handled our group of 9 very efficiently.

Thank pauljeser
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I really wanted to like this place, I had heard it was a cant miss breakfast spot so my wife and I went on a Sunday around 10am. Disappointed in so many ways. First, we were told there was a 25min wait so we walked...More

1  Thank Troy V
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I've been hearing about this place forever and been trying to go for months. Problem is... It's a super long wait on the weekends. Then I kept forgetting that they were closed Mondays and Tuesdays, which always seemed to be the day I planned to...More

1  Thank 10sChick
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Note: They do not accept credit or debit cards, so bring cash. We had been to the Original Pancake House in Eugene, and were surprised that this one is so much smaller. We arrived around noon on a Wednesday, and the place was packed. I...More

Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Food was great. Waiters were friendly. Portions were huge and reasonably priced. Only set back was we had to wait before we could be seated.

Thank SaipanG
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11 March 2017|
Response from OregonDuck09 | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not.
11 March 2017|
Response from Kristin L | Reviewed this property |
No they don't...cash only!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8601 SW 24th Ave, Portland, OR 97219-4034
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-246-9007
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