10 Must-Try Pancakes in Philadelphia

Where to Get Pancake's in Philadelphia

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Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia Pancake SpotsIn Philly, pancakes are not difficult to find. However, where do you take your family for the best pancakes in town? Philly Bite Magazine's staff took to the streets to track down Philly's best breakfast spots for one-of-a-kind and mouth-watering pancakes.

The Best Philadelphia Pancake Spots

Philadelphia PA Pancake Breakfast SpotsFrom a French-Lebanese café dishing up "Red Velvet Tiramisu Pancakes" to a few lesser-known breakfast destinations. Such as Chef Vargas BYOB. We have you covered with the Best of Philadelphia's Pancakes.

Best Pancakes in Philadelphia

Cafe La Maude—This French-Lebanese cafe serves some of the city's best breakfast, lunch, and pastries in beautiful European-style surroundings, with an outside sidewalk seating area. What to try? How about the Red Velvet Tiramisu Pancakes, packed with Mascarpone cheese, ladyfingers, shaved delicious chocolates, cocoa powder, berries, and whipped cream? 816 N 4th St, Philadelphia, PA 19123.

Green Eggs Café - A quirky little brunch spot that uses only locally sourced ingredients and grows herbs from a rooftop garden. The must-try item here is the Red Velvet Pancakes, a red velvet pancake with chocolate chips plus strawberry mascarpone layers, capped off with maple syrup, chantilly cream, and fresh strawberries 1306 Dickinson St, Philadelphia, PA 19147.

Dutch Eating Place – Small, Pennsylvania Dutch countertop restaurant operating inside The Reading Terminal Market offers homestyle breakfast and lunch. Try their Blueberry Pancake Special, served with two portions of turkey bacon and a cup of coffee. Located in the Reading Terminal Market 51 N 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Honey's Sit N Eat - A spacious cafe dishes up comfort-food favorites for breakfast and lunch and a few seasonal specials. The must-try here is the Short Stack with Mornin' Meat; this breakfast option includes three buttermilk pancakes and your choice of meat. 2101 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146

Renata's Kitchen – A local BYOB eatery dishing up a Mediterranean light fare alongside handmade desserts and premium coffees. This place has the best lemon poppy pancakes, ricotta, and custard. Two locations: 40th Street Portal and 3940 Baltimore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Sabrina's Café - is an expanding group of popular breakfast, lunch, and dinner restaurants in and around Philadelphia, including Southern New Jersey, offering an array of vegetarian/vegan among the many options with seasonally changing menus. BYOB is available at select locations. Owners Robert and Raquel DeAbreu opened the first Sabrina's Café in May 2001 in the space previously occupied by the famed Litto bakery in the Italian Market neighborhood in South Philadelphia.

Talula's Garden – A neighborhood restaurant offering seasonal American cuisine in a trendy farmhouse environment, including its summer garden. With out-of-this-world Griddled Peach Pancakes, three springs farm peaches, vanilla-scented maple, together with almond croquant 210 W Washington Square, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Hinge Café - Imaginative American fare offers up at this tiny neighborhood cafe, along with a fabulous weekend brunch. Must-Try: Cinnamon Bun Pancakes and cream cheese frosting are offered as a full-stack, stack, or single. 2652 E Somerset St, Philadelphia, PA 19134

Chef Vargas - Chef Vargas is a tiny city café open daily. However, it becomes a fun-easygoing BYOB for diners with a wide array of gourmet platters. Try the Cajeta Pancakes, which are capped with homemade caramel sauce, seasonal fruit, and powdered sugar. Located at 7900 Old York Rd, Elkins Park, PA 19027

The Metro Diner – A neighborhood-type diner chain dishing up classic American breakfast and lunch in a welcoming environment. One of the best items on the menu is the Cinnamon Roll Pancakes, two fluffy pancakes topped with cinnamon and sugar, capped off with creamy cheese icing, candied pecans, and a side of cinnamon butter. 3630 Street Rd, Bensalem, PA 19020


Written By: Philly Bite Magazines Staff

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