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Ol' South Pancake House

1507 South University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107
+1 817-336-0311
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“german pancake” (47 reviews)
“pancakes” (126 reviews)
“dutch baby” (19 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
1507 South University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our waiter was William and he made sure we didn't forget his name. There's a tie between the best part of our trip here. It's between William's personality and the German pancake. We enjoyed both SO much that we talked about our experience even a...More

Thank GodsFaith
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Spent 1 night in Fort Worth & didn’t want the free “breakfast” at our hotel so tried this place. VERY busy restaurant but even though there was a waiting line, they turn tables fast and we were seated pretty quickly. Server was Brandy- very nice...More

Thank Diana T
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is a truly historic restaurant that is well worth visiting and experiencing the Dutch baby. The servers were very friendly and welcoming.

Thank Jhonesnaps60
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Our server Ness was aMAZing! We walked through the doors and she welcomed us with a big, bright smile. She immediately engaged us in conversation, and she is charming as can be. She escorted us to our booth, stopping frequently to check the status of...More

Thank Deborahh1953
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Every time we go to Ft. Worth this is the only place we eat at. Everyday is Chicken Fried Steak day at $6.99. Comes with a steak that will take up half a serving platter with a heapin' pile of homemade mash potates and white...More

Thank Red-Super-Hero
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I have been to this restaurant a few times, and it always has a big crowd. My wait time this time was quite short. I ordered ham and eggs, over medium, which is hard to get right. Mine were perfect. Also had the home fries...More

Thank Hank S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

this is a big and very busy breakfast/lunch spot very near the I-30. service is texas friendly. prices are fair. the menu selection is huge. you are sure to find something for everyone, kids too. nothing real fancy here, just basic breakfast items focusing on...More

Thank worldexplorer53
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Ol' South is part of my childhood growing up in Ft Worth, and going back now, still a great place for breakfast. Get the German Pancakes- yum!

Thank Scubagayle30196
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

A Fort Worth institution - good pancakes, old west atmosphere, friendly service. Stick to the pancakes - it's what they are known for and what the do best. Five stars for the pancakes and amazingly good coffee and two for everything else.

Thank eilat59
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Our 1st time last weekend after hearing about it for years. What can I say.. we basically covered a a lot of ground with 6 different palettes. All big guys who were starving the Morning after a Cowboys Game.. We had almost everything on the...More

Thank Vonnie W
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James T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1507 South University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 817-336-0311
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