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UNCLE Sam's Pancake House

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American, Diner
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341 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-2537
+1 719-685-9525
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06:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 14:00
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Cody, Wyoming
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Uncle Sam's is a patriotic "hole in the wall" type of eatery. What the red, white and blue themed ambience lacks is offset by the fantastically friendly waitstaff and the phenomenal pancakes and waffles! Great down to earth eatery with tasty breakfast food and very reasonable prices. Our waitress was attentive and genuinely friendly and we would definitely make it... More 

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Thank MiBu69
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is one of the places where you just feel at home. Their food was great, the prices were cheap, and the staff was friendly! I would definitely recommend this place to anyone!

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful way to start your day. This place has the friendliest staff, best service and food, and the price is right! Would recommend it to everyone. The fireplace truly made it so warm and inviting on a cool morning!

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Thank Wavedancer2
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We eat here every single time we visit Manitou Springs! The staff and owners here are so NICE!!! Very nice! They want you to be happy - and this is why this place gets BUSY! And, don't forget the food! Sure, it's the basics - but darn good basics!! EXCELLENT FOOD!!! Great prices! I've had the waffles, pancakes, omelets -... More 

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Thank MissLizzle
Ridgway, Colorado
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

A fun place with friendly service and reasonable prices but we found the food lacking. The huevos was strong with a vinegar flavor, can only think that they used the wrong can of chilies. The Spanish omelet also lacked spices and had a bland picante sauce. Stick to the American dishes and you should be fine.

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Thank Funkytown19
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Plates are big and pretty good . Kids plates are a good size also, they have cute Mickey design. My husband had the. Biscuit and gravy and said it was good also.

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Thank Sierra K
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great little quaint place not far from our hotel. Breakfast was delicious, staff super friendly, reasonably priced and served generous portions. Will definitely come back for a second visit during our stay in Manitou Springs, Colorado.

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Thank JeffJulia M
Louisville, KY
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This place was so good we ended up walking down from our motel twice for breakfast in the four days we spent in Manitou Springs. Service was very friendly without coming across as fake. The food was delicious and prepared to order. I'm verrry picky about my scrambled eggs but they met my request perfectly. The prices are super reasonable.... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Good; a little pricey; I would suggest sharing a breakfast if possible we wasted three pancakes! Service was very good.

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Thank suziecurtisjones50
North Carolina
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84 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

My favorite places are little hole in the wall restaurants and this one did not disappoint. Large portions, cheap prices, and friendly service. You can't ask for much more!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 341 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-2537
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Manitou Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-685-9525

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?