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Stacks Pancake House

34255 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 110, Dana Point, CA 92629-3809
+1 949-429-2222
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (162 reviews)
“loco moco” (18 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
34255 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 110, Dana Point, CA 92629-3809
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met friends there, we saw the line and had high hopes! It was great! I had a Santa Fe omelet with potatoes , my husband had the chorizo breakfast and our daughter had a hot chocolate with M&M pancakes. Our friends had the California omelet,...More

Thank Kandyceelise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an omelet and their signature banana macadamia nut pancakes w/coffee. Coffee was good. Eggs were good. Eggs are eggs I guess. Pancakes were the highlight. Fluffy, tasty and the coconut syrup was a great twist. A little bit of the syrup gave a...More

Thank joamsr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading so many amazing reviews I had high hopes for Stacks. I got the small bite plate and my boyfriend had the spicy chicken and waffle. We were both underwhelmed. If your into IHOP or Denny's or the free complimentary breakfasts at hotels then...More

Thank bbartlett10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wowsers. Spicy chicken/bacon waffle was a game changer. So good, I’m shocked I can write this review from the depths of my food coma. My wife loved the Loco Moco and side of Portuguese sausage. That sausage was legit, as I took one for the...More

Thank plz2meatu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit if you are in this area ! So many options to choose from..the strawberry banana and nutella crepe is delicious .. will not be disappointed.. be wary of a wait though as there can be a queue

Thank Sryanroche27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food and many great options. My benedict with korean bbq was OK, no hash browns, no home fries, just big red pototoes fried up (good, but not hash browns) Wife had a good omlette No places to park, hard to get to, order at...More

Thank lost_bobcat
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Stacks is one fantastic place. When we found it, we were a little concerned about street parking; it is right on the Pacific Coast Highway Rte 1. But as luck would have it, a space opened up almost in front of the restaurant. You order...More

Thank Thomas M
Nixon T, Owner at Stacks Pancake House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thomas, thank you for taking a moment to leave a review and rating. I am so happy to read that you enjoyed your experience at Stacks. I'm happy that you enjoyed the service and food we offer. I hope to see you again soon. Best,...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Stacks Pancake House is outstanding and worth waiting in line for. Great short rib pancakes! Friendly staff and consistently excellent. Dana Point Harbor is near so it’s a great place to start your day.More

Thank Shawn A
Nixon T, Owner at Stacks Pancake House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Shawn, thank you so much for the great review and rating. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the short rib and pancakes! I am also happy that you enjoy the friendly staff. Be sure to stop by again soon. Best, Daniel Soetojo...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We live 2 blocks from this restaurant and eat here several times each week. My wife loves their coffee (me too) and the whole wheat pancakes. So much better than regular pancakes. Over the years we have brought many people here to have their whole...More

Thank dukenlori
Nixon T, Owner at Stacks Pancake House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking a moment to leave a review and rating, dukenlori. I am so pleased that you and your wife enjoy our coffee and whole wheat pancakes, especially when you lather them up with boysenberry syrup! I hope to see the...More

Reviewed 23 December 2017

I love to visit Stacks Pancake House. Their breakfast dishes are great tasting and I am allergic to wheat, so I can get gluten free pancakes, yum!

Thank 877kennethe
Nixon T, Owner at Stacks Pancake House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

877kennethe, thank you so much for your kind words! I am so happy that you enjoy breakfast at Stacks. I hope to see you again soon! Best, Nixon Tanuwidjaja (Owner)

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Gerry F
9 January 2017|
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Response from Terri H | Reviewed this property |
I've never had lunch there, but their online menu says they serve a half pound Angus burger and Hawaiian Lunch dishes.
Roger R
30 December 2016|
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Response from Hokiecoyote | Reviewed this property |
No, it faces inland and there is a large hill behind it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34255 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 110, Dana Point, CA 92629-3809
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-429-2222
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Breakfast and lunch. Has been open less than 12 months.
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