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Uncle Bill's Pancake House

1305 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-4719
+1 310-545-5177
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (159 reviews)
“french toast” (11 reviews)
“potatoes” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1305 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-4719
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a breathtaking view of Manhattan Beach from our outdoor lunch/bunch. We were able to get a table in a few minutes for 6 with 2 high chairs. They got a quick order in for the toddlers while the rest of us reviewed the...More

Thank Zlch0c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Long wait for an uncomfortable table, bad service, and okay food. Go to the Kettle instead. You're welcome.

Thank nkersey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location close to the beach. I had the Californian omelette, my son had the chocolate pancakes. Great food and good service.

Thank SeanBw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

And always full on weekends.. always.. wait in line with the locals.. and they are friendly and love to chat.. that is why you go here...

Thank Jerry P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food. Good service. Read some of the negative reviews and don't let the fact the waitresses aren't wearing old school diner skirts with aprons stop you from eating here. Will definitely be returning!

Thank Dep605
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A local took me here, I'd been here before, with him (my idea). A short ride down Sepulveda to Valley Road from LAX. This time, his idea. Great breakfasts, no waiting at around 1 AM on a Wednesday. The pancakes (the maple syrup costs extra,...More

Thank joshua b
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us a what a result it was there was a queue out side and we had 10 minutes to get a table but it was well worth it the food & service was excellent if your having breakfast in Manhattan...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As with any great eatery, there was a line out the door and a 35 min wait (well worth it). Once seated, we had good, friendly service, and excellent food. I had Mitch’s scramble (eggs), with perfectly crusty (not soggy) hash browns. Huge sausage links,...More

Thank Gustavo N
Reviewed 17 October 2017

A local friend recommended Uncle Bill's to us and we ended up coming back again because we liked our breakfast so much. What I particularly liked were the hash browns, which were crispy. Far too often, people think they just need to lightly cook them,...More

Thank cecesimms
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We flew in for a company party and decided to go to Manhattan Beach for a walk along the beach and some breakfast. While not on the beach, it was still a good location where you could smell the ocean, get the breeze, and people...More

Thank Kira J
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21 August 2017|
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Response from edsears | Reviewed this property |
They should be as some patio tables are adjacent to the walk-street beside Uncle Bill's.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1305 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-4719
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-545-5177
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