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The Pancake Shop

216 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3526
+1 501-624-5720
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“french toast” (43 reviews)
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Diner, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
216 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3526
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a wonderful brunch here while we were on vacation. The staff was amazingly friendly (shout out to our waitress Jayne who was wonderful). We both had ham steaks and eggs which were huge and delicious. My personal favorite part was...More

Thank jbarbee405
Keeley D, Manager at The Pancake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear barbee405: Thank you for having breakfast at The Pancake Shop and your wonderful review. I agree Jayne is amazing, as are our other servers. The ham steak is a favorite, and we are delighted you enjoyed your selection. We hope to see again very...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We stopped in for breakfast on a Friday morning. The portions were incredibly generous. Unless you are very hungry, one pancake is more than enough. The blueberry pancakes and the locally made sausage was wonderful. The dining room is rather small, so we were glad...More

Thank Shawn K
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Hubby had eggs, sausage and pancakes. I had waffles and fruit. They were literally the best I've every had. Hubby was not a big fan of the pancakes, but he is super picky. I thought my food was a 10! I wish I could gets...More

Thank Maplewood_Jen
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I have had breakfast a number of times at the Pancake Shop and there is usually a wait but the staff does everything to move fast and get you seated. They are great to send you next store to the gourmet Pantry store and have...More

Thank ishkbibel
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Very yummy and inexpensive. The portions are generous. This was 1 of only 2 places I enjoyed eating at while visiting Hot Springs. If I ever come back, I will definitely eat there again.

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast before heading out of town. I had blueberry pancakes and my husband had banana pancakes. Both were wonderful. The pancakes are large - we ordered 2 each and could only eat 1. The local sausage was very good too. Highly recommend!!!...More

1  Thank LLBTravelBug
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The Hostest made sure to place us where we could watch our bike and offered me "cheaters" so I could read the menu. Waitress brought extra plate so I could share my pancakes with hubby and also informed us about how to pour hot syrup...More

Thank Sue H
Keeley D, Manager at The Pancake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Sue H: I personally want to thank you for appreciating the great strides The Pancake Shop staff makes to ensure a clean restaurant with quality food and excellent service. I can't wait to share this with the staff. Please come back soon. Thanks again....More

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The Orange juice was fresh squeeze, the bacon was cooked to perfection and the banana pancake was the best is ever had. The staff was warm and friendly.

Thank peekabeaux
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This was such cute place to stop in for some breakfast before heading out of town! The mediterranean omelet was amazing! Great service! Friendly people:)

Thank mhscpresident
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The food was very southern, fresh and tasty. We loved the apple butter, which we found out we could buy next door. I wouldn't pass up this spot for breakfast!

Thank JoniA247
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Response from Fred S | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the owner , in person , and let him know what is going on behind his back . If she's sending folks to a competitor , she needs to be gone ASAP . I will continue to have breakfast at the Pancake Shop whenever... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3526
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-624-5720
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Family owned and operated since 1940, and serving breakfast exclusively, including pancakes, omelets, home-made sausage, hickory-smoked ham, French Toast, and fresh-squeezed orange juice, among other offerings. Featured in The New York Times , Southern Living, and Food Network Magazine. Historic Downtown Hot Springs, Arkansas.
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