The Original Pancake is a national chain that was started in 1953 in Portland, Oregon, because everybody loves pancakes. It has won awards for its food and it's in large part because they only use the finest quality ingredients that they can find. They are known for their Apple Pancake and their Dutch Treat. The decor is a mixture of classy and casual while the service is friendly and welcoming. The pancake menu includes Ten Dollar Pancakes, Pumpkin Pancakes, Peanut Butter Pancakes, and more. They also have Belgian waffles, sourdough French toast, and cereal--plus more.