Hotcake Holiday: 8 local spots to celebrate Pancake Day

It’s National Pancake Day! Rejoice, for today is a day where we can give ourselves an excuse to indulge in a breakfast that tastes like dessert. Below is a list of restaurants where you can give pancakes the respect they deserve, because who doesn’t love pancakes?

IHOP | Multiple Locations

This popular chain is offering a special pancake day deal: a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes! In exchange, they’re asking for donations to charities benefiting children with serious illnesses.

Blunch | 2973 N High St, Columbus

Your pancakes will be anything but basic at this popular brunch spot. From sweet potato pancakes to blueberry lemon ricotta, you’ll be sure to experience something you’ve never had.

Pancake flight

Superchef’s | 199 E Broad St, Columbus and 1344 Cherry Bottom Rd, Columbus

Their red velvet pancakes are a beautiful as they are delicious. They have a host of unique pancake dishes like Reese’s pancakes, if your mouth isn’t watering already.

Katalina’s | 1105 Pennsylvania Ave, Columbus and 3481 N. High St, Columbus

Home of the original pancake balls, Katalina’s gives you pancakes that you can share. What’s more, you can choose your filling! For those of you with a sweet tooth, there are options like Nutella and dulce de lece. For those who like their pancakes more savory, you can fill them will bacon or veggie sausage.

The Angry Baker | 891 Oak St, Columbus

Vegans don’t have to miss out on the fun. Angry Baker offers pumpkin spice pancakes topped with vegan whipped cream, toasted pecans, and powdered sugar. Yum! They also have a great selection of vegan sides to accompany your cakes.

Pumpkin pancake


Nancy’s Home Cooking | 3133 N High St, Columbus

Sometimes you just want a classic pancake, nothing fancy. You can get classic buttermilk pancakes at this Clintonville favorite and you’ll only need one, because they are as big as your head.

The Original Pancake House | 1633 W Lane Ave, Upper Arlington

With over 15 different pancakes, you’ll be sure to find something you love. If you’ve never tried their sourdough pancakes, you need to. They also have pigs in a blanket (of pancakes).

German Village Coffee Shop | 193 Thurman Ave, Columbus

More than just a coffee shop, they’re known to have some of the best blueberry pancakes in the city. Make sure to get a cup of joe to go with them, of course.


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