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Original Pancake House

3501 W 70th St, Edina, MN 55435-4217
+1 952-920-4444
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (79 reviews)
“omelet” (26 reviews)
“dutch baby” (7 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3501 W 70th St, Edina, MN 55435-4217
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Reviewed today via mobile

Summer months only- they serve a killer breakfast with their light-as-a-feather (made from fresh squeezed) lemon ricotta pancake with fresh raspberries in a raspberry sauce. It’s to die for. I’ve had it other places but nothing compares to this. You’ll love it! Great service, great...More

Thank LupnerLL
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Sunday morning crowd was lined up when we arrived. The staff was busy seating everyone without to much of a wait. The food was good and was delivered at a reasonable time The coffee refills were slow...may have been because of the busy time...More

Thank mplsjerry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried this for breakfast on a weekend. There was a 25 minute wait for a table but it was worth it. Our service and food was excellent. The apple pancake is incredible, it’s got apples almost baked in and topped with a delicious cinnamon sauce,...More

Thank tbay444
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is always packed all the times, traditional for the whole family, everyone will find something they likes, even for the little kids. There’s pancake, omelet, oak meal and many more to choose from, traditional Americans breakfast.

Thank cattloverss
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Our first issue was going on a Saturday morning. The wait to get a table wasn’t too bad maybe 15 minutes. Once seated our waitress greeted us and asked for our drink order. Came back and wanted us to order right away. Pretty pushy. The...More

Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great place for breakfast!We enjoy the pancakes and eggs breakfast!The coffee is great!The atmosphere is pleasant and the service is prompt and polite.The cost is very reasonable.We highly recommend this restaurant for an excellent breakfast!

Thank Ron A
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have enjoyed eating here twice. We live out of state, so it’s a real treat. The egg soufflés are amazing and flavorful! We also like the pancakes and hash browns. They serve coffee in fun and cozy mugs and the service...More

Thank Jendi S
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I was sat next to entrance and exit from the kitchen. Lots of foot traffic. The restrooms only had cold water to wash hands (employees too). Food - okay. Restaurant old and dusty.

Thank sgran100
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Traveling from Iowa, I utilized trip advisor and saw this restaurant was the #1 rated breakfast restaurant. It did not disappoint. Servings are massive, especially the omelet. I loved the bacon pancakes. Service was always superb. There was a wait (on a Wednesday morning!) which...More

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Affordable, friendly, well prepared and tasty all served in an atmosphere that cares about its customer experiences. A small chain that exceeds every expectation.

Thank Jay G
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Julie T
24 December 2017|
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Response from Gary W | Reviewed this property |
You can call about 30 minutes ahead of your arrival and they will put you on a waiting list or use the the "Nowait" cell phone App which works quite well. But no true resevations of the usual type made over a day ahead of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3501 W 70th St, Edina, MN 55435-4217
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Edina
  • Phone Number: +1 952-920-4444
  • E-mail
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