The 10 Best Places for Pancakes in Ohio!

Pancakes are the ultimate breakfast treat. Whether you like your pancakes thick, thin, or fluffy, there are plenty of places to get your pancake fix. Let this list be your guide for the top 10 places to chow down on pancakes in Ohio.

1. Earth Bistro Cafe, Cleveland, OH

The Earth Bistro Cafe in Cleveland has been serving up classic breakfast favorites with a Cuban flair. Locals know this is one of the best places to find deliciously perfect pancakes cooked the old fashion way. The pancakes can be topped with fresh fruit and are a classic favorite. 

2. Jack Flaps, Cleveland, OH

Jack Flaps is a great place to find a big stack of pancakes also known by many folks as “flap jacks.” Their clever name is only outdone by their amazingly skilled cooks who serve up big pancakes with gourmet toppings such as mascarpone and fresh blackberries. 

3. Inn On Coventry, Cleveland Heights, OH

The Inn On Coventry is long-standing local favorite where you can find the best home-style comfort food. Their giant stacks of pancakes come in a wide variety of flavors such as peanut butter chip, orange whole wheat, pumpkin, and much more. 

4. Borderline Cafe, Lakewood, OH

The Borderline Cafe is a great cafe serving classic breakfast favorites to their loyal local customers. You can find all the standard breakfast dishes like omelets and French toast but they are really known for their big flavorful pancakes. The pancakes come in a variety of styles such as banana, trail mix, and buttermilk. 

5. Maplewood Kitchen and Bar, Cincinnati, OH

Maplewood Kitchen and Bar is putting a new spin on breakfast favorites. Their modern restaurant and bar has crafted gourmet breakfast dishes and one of their best creations is their take on pancakes. Here you can find healthy quinoa cakes and lemon ricotta cakes. 

6. Half Day Cafe, Cincinnati, OH

Half Day Cafe is everything you want for your new favorite go-to breakfast place. Their delicious pancakes come in all kinds of flavors you’ve never imagined were possible. Some of the best options include the sweet potato pancakes, mango butter rum, and the banana pecan. 

7. Katalina’s, Columbus, OH

Katalina’s in Columbus is a little cafe that’s cooking up big flavor. They are home to the original pancake balls which are delicious balls of pancake batter stuffed with your favorite fillings. Try the Pumpkin-Apple Butter balls served with local Milligan’s Bourbon Barrel Aged maple syrup. 

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8. German Village Coffee Shop, Columbus, OH

German Village Coffee shop started out as a little diner on the south edge of downtown Columbus. Known for their coffee and huge fluffy pancakes, this place is filled on the weekends with locals. If you manage to get a table, ask about the pancake of the month for a delicious breakfast treat. 

9. 3 Brothers Diner, Grove City, OH

Head on over to 3 Brothers Diner where they are flipping the big fluffy pancakes for all the hungry locals. In addition to all your classic breakfast favorites, you will find coconut or banana pancakes that will satisfy your breakfast craving. 

10. The Original Pancake House, Upper Arlington, OH

The Original Pancake House is a genuine family-owned breakfast restaurant that hand selects all the best fresh and sustainable ingredients for their food. The rich and bold flavors of their big stacks of pancakes is why they are known as the original pancake house. 

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