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The Pancake Shop

216 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3526
+1 501-624-5720
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ham” (89 reviews)
“french toast” (43 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 12:45 PMAll hours
Diner, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
216 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3526
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What can I say. Great food at a reasonable price. Wonderful atmosphere and great service. Will be back. Hypnotist Michael Mayo

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Super great place for breakfast. Limited menu but it’s perfect. Different types of pancakes that my daughter loved. I had an omelet with all kinds of veggies and it was amazing. Quaint old atmosphere and the staff is very friendly and super quick!

Thank Angie S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is such a cute restaurant and the food is amazing! My friend had an omelette that was huge and fluffy and I had the banana pancakes. They were gigantic and so delicious!

Thank TeaGee
Reviewed 1 week ago

First off, think of the amount of food you and your partner want, then slice it in half. The portion sizes are crazy big. 1 pancake is enough for 2 people. The sausages are maybe the best I have ever put into my mouth. Also...More

Thank hookdizzle
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great breakfast spot. Wide variety of breakfast items My eggs (medium) were perfectly cooked - nice and crispy around the edges. As expected pancakes were also good and my husband described the breakfast meats as superior. We were there on a cold day...More

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited The Pancake Shop on New Years Eve morning. It was quite busy, but were directed to the culinary shop next door for our wait. There was free coffee and samples of the the foods they sell. It made our wait seem short and...More

Thank kdwait
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here both mornings while we were staying in Hot Springs. Service was fast and the food was great. Sausage is amazing as well as the huge pancakes. Definitely go here for breakfast!

Thank Rebecca N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pancakes are great and sausage is terrific. If u go on a weekend, get there early or you’ll have to wait but it is well worth it.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and waitresses were excellent but the hostess was incredibly rude. Buckwheat pancakes --cut a hole in the center and eat out or the syrup will be on the table!

Thank Marilyn R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Watch out, the pancakes are as big as the plate! We were told to come here by our concierge at the hotel. Jayne, our waitress was so nice and helpful, even though I ordered so much. This is a breakfast must!

Thank Jesse S
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Response from Fred S | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the owner , in person , and let him know what is going on behind his back . If she's sending folks to a competitor , she needs to be gone ASAP . I will continue to have breakfast at the Pancake Shop whenever... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
6:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3526
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-624-5720
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Family owned and operated since 1940, and serving breakfast exclusively, including pancakes, omelets, home-made sausage, hickory-smoked ham, French Toast, and fresh-squeezed orange juice, among other offerings. Featured in The New York Times , Southern Living, and Food Network Magazine. Historic Downtown Hot Springs, Arkansas.
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