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Pj's Pancake House

154 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-7006
+1 609-924-1353
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“pancakes” (180 reviews)
Opens in 13 min
All hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
154 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-7006
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I love to do “Breakfast For Dinner” at PJ’s. Omelette’s, Frenchtoast or Pancakes are always delicious. My favorite meal is the three types of pancake option, blueberries, bananas, chocolate, strawberries are my favorite choices, but lots of options. PJ’s is also important...More

Thank BillREvans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We gave Pj's a try for dinner and we're not disappointed! We experience attentive service and the most delicious pancakes. The sampler platter is the way to go giving you the option of selecting 3 different varieties. Our favorite was the banana pecan pancake! Highly...More

Thank Carla T
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The Ambience is wonderful. The Pancakes melt in your mouth. They are so fluffy!!!! The best thing to do is buy the samplers. You won't have much space left for anything after trying out the samplers. Coffee is good too. I loved the poached peaches,...More

Thank 339sangeethab
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We noticed the long waiting lines in this place ; even for breakfast, thus decided to try the breakfast. The wait was longer than we anticipated and the service took more than 20 minutes, just the pancakes. The pancakes were nice, the syrup too. I...More

Thank Raghuraman C
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is a Princeton tradition and I get that and want PJ's to always be here with the noted lines especially on weekends. I must say though...my experience with the tables sticky isn't pleasant. II know - they serve pancakes, but couldn't they do a...More

Thank Eljer88
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Coffee was good. Buckwheat pancakes were very good. bacon omelette was also really good. We had to wait about 15-20 minutes to be seated. But it was Sunday morning around 930...so to be expected.

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Every time I have been there the line has been out the door. I can't understand why. Pancakes taste as if they come out of a Box. Bacon is cold and the prices are high for what you are getting. Try Cracker Barrel instead. The...More

Thank deborden
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Great selection of pancakes, so there is guaranteed to be a flavor that everyone will love. My favorites are the banana pecan and potato, s'mores is poplular with the rest of my family. The eggs benedict and huevos rancheros wrap are also fantastic, as are...More

Thank VacanowNj
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I went in and wasn't even expecting all that I did get, first of all there is a wait but something good is worth waiting for! There service is fast and they do take care of you! I had a crepe with Nutella and strawberries...More

Thank Leslie L
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely and friendly pancake house. All food was really tasty. I had buttermilk pancakes bacon sausage. Kids had a sampler pancakes choice 3 pancakes. Great coffee and tea. Good prices about £10 ahead. Large portions Would go again.

Thank BirminghamLady
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Response from 762scottn | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is a front entrance patio but I am not sure if pets are allowed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-7006
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-1353
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