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The Original Pancake House

420 S. San Antonio Rd. Send to Phone
650-599-9197 | Menu
Los Altos location of the small breakfast chain delivers quality --- and bounteous --- breakfasts on the peninsula.
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3.5 rating over 3 reviews

The Original Pancake House Restaurant Review

: Expect a wait on the weekend as people travel from up and down the Peninsula to this ultimate breakfast destination. Allow twenty minutes for the famously satisfying, oven-baked "Dutch baby" apple pancakes that can easily feed two or more. If waiting for food after waiting for a table doesn't appeal, opt for the sticky goodness of the regionally named 49'er flapjacks, over-size thin pancakes that droop over their huge plate and soak up butter, or an omelet the size of a small loaf of bread. Fresh-squeezed orange juice and thick sliced bacon can fill out an already delightfully over-the-top meal. The Formica-faux-rough-hewn d├ęcor and bottomless coffee of cup, served with heavy cream, will take you back to a simpler time.

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