11 of the best places to eat mouth-watering pancakes in Birmingham

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What toppings do you get on your flapjacks? (Another Broken Egg Cafe / Facebook)

Pancakes are a weekend must! Keep reading to find out where to eat the best stacks of pancakes in Birmingham.

1. The Original Pancake House

Birmingham, The Original Pancake House, pancakes, breakfast, brunch, food
An all time favorite spot downtown. (The Original Pancake House)

It is only right to start the list off with this classic restaurant. If you are looking for pancakes in Birmingham with a twist you are in the right spot. Expect to find all types of pancakes from Swedish to Hawaiian to coconut and anything and everything in between on the menu.

2. Big Bad Breakfast

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A personal favorite! (Big Bad Breakfast / Facebook)

Big Bad Breakfast is the place to go if you are on the hunt for the perfect fluffy stack of pancakes. These pancakes are delicious every single bite.

3. Edgar’s Bakery

Edgar's Bakery
Look at all that powdered sugar! (Edgar’s Bakery / Facebook)

Now these pancakes at Edgar’s are the perfect pancake size. Start with these thin, warm flapjacks and add all the powdered sugar and toppings your heart desires.

4. Yo’ Mama’s

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Forget chicken and waffles. (Yo Mama’s / Facebook)

You have probably heard about chicken and waffles, but now at Yo Mama’s you can get chicken and pancakes. Brunch is only served on the second and last Saturday of each month so mark your calendar now.

5. Another Broken Egg

Another Broken Egg
Calling all chocolate lovers. (Another Broken Egg / Facebook)

A seasonal pick that I am definitely going to try is the three house-recipe cakes, layered with chocolate cream cheese and chocolate chips, topped with powdered sugar and a fresh strawberry. This chocolate loving stack is also served with a side of chocolate liquor, so you must be 21+ to order.

Address: 2418 Montevallo Rd., Mountain Brook, AL 35223
Hours: Monday-Friday 6:30AM-2PM | Saturday-Sunday 7AM-2PM
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 6. Demetri’s BBQ

Demetri's BBQ
Do you let your pancakes swim in syrup? (Demetri’s / Facebook)

Check out “The Hudson” stack named after one of Demetri’s very own special little guests. This stack is full of triple blueberry pancakes and chocolate chips, truly one of a find.

7. First Watch

First Watch
Looking for a mean multigrain pancake? (First Watch / Website)

Stop by First Watch to try one of these multigrain pancakes. These pancakes are absolutely humongous and can be ordered in tons of fun flavors such as: blueberry, chocolate chip, banana granola almond crunch and carrot cake & pecan.

8. Ruby Sunshine

ruby sunshine
Get it while it’s hot! (Cecilia Wood / Bham Now)

Ruby Sunshine has red velvet pancakes on their fall specials menu. I don’t know it gets much better than dessert and pancakes in one. Head over to Ruby Sunshine for some extravagant pancakes in Birmingham.

9. Flying Biscuit Café

Flying Biscuit Cafe
Pancake tacos….YES please. (Flying Biscuit Cafe/ The Shops of the Colonnade’s Facebook)

Looking for a fun spot that serves breakfast all day? Look no further, at the Flying Biscuit Café you can get pancake tacos stuffed with all the breakfast essentials from eggs to bacon to cheese.

10. Ironwood Kitchen and Cocktails

Valley Hotel
Pancakes + bacon is always a good idea. (Hannah Chambley / Bham Now)

Head over to the Ironwood Kitchen and Cocktails located in the Valley Hotel in downtown Homewood to grab some classic pancakes for breakfast. Don’t forget to order a side of bacon when you stop by. This is the perfect breakfast spot if you are wanting to pair your stack of pancakes with a delicious cocktail. Check out their extensive full bar menu here: Bar Menu. Interested in learning more about the Valley Hotel? Read our story about the hotel and book your next stay.

11. Metro Diner

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Cinnamon roll pancakes, I’ll take two plates please. (Metro Diner / Website)

Now if you are a breakfast for dinner kind of person head on over to Metro Diner. These cinnamon pancakes are no joke and will have you wanting breakfast for dinner every night. Not sure pancakes are your thing? Check out these other spots for breakfast in Birmingham that are delicious.

What pancakes in Birmingham are you going to taste test? Share your stack of pancakes on social media by tagging us @bhamnow 

Lauren Perry
Lauren Perry
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