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Pancake House

1840 Apperson Dr, Salem, VA 24153-7213
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible9%
4 Feb 2018
“Lunch with Mom”
28 Sep 2017
“Local Senior Citizen Hang-Out - REAL Meals Expensive”
Closes in 20 min
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner
1840 Apperson Dr, Salem, VA 24153-7213
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We have just recently found this place. Only place I've truly found for breakfast that reminds me of growing up in PA. The creamed chipped beef/gravy on buscuits is the best I've found in Virginia. They even have scrapple! Love it! Will be back for...More

Thank Chet C
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I have such fond memories of The Pancake House on Apperson. First place i ever had chocolate chip pancakes. Definitely the go to place for breakfast. Restaurant itself needs some TLC but the food is tasty and quick. Service was good too. Pancakes are always...More

Thank Gayleetro
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Has Been Here Since My Memory Dating To 1972... WIth Now Gone Drive-In Theatre A Block Away... Memories :) Visited One Time In 45 Years Of Living Here And Going Past Location Frequently. Was Seated Way Off From Conclave Of "Regulars" On The Front Side...More

Thank batspeed29
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This spot is way above. Great breakfast, wonderful service, friendly hometown diner. Everything was great, will be back.

Thank Joey H
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, great grub (anything from comfort food to low carb), food came out quick and fresh. The cook was very cool and threw in some extras for our kids at no charge. Very reasonably priced too. You can count on us coming back a...More

Thank Allen C
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

8 am breakfast. Arrived early and was promptly served hot coffee. Others arrived and orders placed. Two of us ordered full orders of sausage gravy and biscuits . Portions were HUGE. Biscuits were a little on the soggy side and were almost liquified and absorbed...More

Thank ejm99
Reviewed 8 January 2017

I like being able to have French toast any time of the day and this is where I go when I want it. I'm never disappointed and the prices are great! Eggs and bacon are good too.

Thank VTgirl84
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Stopped in for a late breakfast and the place was packed. Got seated within a reasonable time period and the service was food and the waitress friendly. Was disappointed with my pancakes, however, as they were lukewarm and wouldn't even melt the butter. Had eaten...More

Thank Hokiechip
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for an 8 am breakfast with two friends to catch up. Arrived before the others and was promptly seated and given coffee. Others then arrived and were given coffee. Orders were promptly taken. Breakfast arrived in a reasonable timeframe. I ordered a sausage...More

Thank ejm99
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Customer Service was okay, not the greatest I have seen, the food was very expensive and was not the best tasting for a Pancake House Diner.

Thank Pattycake49
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1840 Apperson Dr, Salem, VA 24153-7213
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Salem
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