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238 S Main St, East Windsor, CT 06088-9752
+1 860-623-9969
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272 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Located on RT. 5, the main N-S highway in East Windsor, this is a very popular breakfast-lunch spot on a daily basis. My friends and I have been going here for many years and have always had and enjoyable time. When having breakfast, don't miss there special homemade bread, particularly the marble rye and cinnamon swirl. This pares well with... More 

Thank JHAllen
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had heard great things about it here. The servers seemed to care more about their personal lives then working . There were numerous times we needed things and no one came over . Food had really no taste and the French toast seemed frozen to the grill or however they do if (still cold But the servers never came... More 

Thank Albie D
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Hot Cakes is only open for breakfast and lunch. The pancakes are large and delicious.Friendly atmosphere will keep you coming back.

Thank sandyb47
West Suffield, Connecticut
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a quick lunch with my 6 year old. The pancakes were enormous and the veggie omelette was fresh. I recommend the pumpernickel swirl bread! It's like a fresh roll rather than toast. Delicious bite out.

Thank RyanDapo
Stuart, Florida
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317 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The grilled chicken breast salad with the house balsamic dressing was excellent. The ice tea is very good. The staff was very friendly and fun. The kitchen was efficient. Great value for the money. Looking forward to more lunches here.

Thank Steve P
East Windsor, Connecticut
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Have gone here many times for breakfast. The staff is great and meals excellent. Menu choices and prices are well with in the budget.

Thank GRS1218
East Windsor, Connecticut
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82 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

this is a great little breakfast place! the food is good, the service is great. people are very friendly. the atmosphere is pleasant. this spot is a favorite for local residents and i have always had a good breakfast there.

Thank b4uGo179
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I've only been once and I'd go back. I wouldn't say this is the greatest in the world although it's a nice place for a quit sit down meal.

Thank Samuel H
Goffstown, New Hampshire
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105 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Stopped here for a quick breakfast while in CT Staff were very, very friendly. Atmosphere was cute. Overall everyone enjoyed their breakfast (there were 7 of us) however, the people who liked their breakfast the least were those that got pancakes (ironic given the name of the restaurant). Seems they were dry. I think they were the best breakfast potatoes... More 

Thank Gail H
Ellington, Connecticut
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent blueberry pancakes and The best cheddar grits ever Great service friendly staff Nice homey feel in your own back Yard

Thank dorih53

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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 S Main St, East Windsor, CT 06088-9752
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 860-623-9969

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?