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Hanky Panky Pancakes

20 Commonhall Street, Chester CH1 2BJ, England
+44 1244 319225
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (498 reviews)
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American, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
20 Commonhall Street, Chester CH1 2BJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a breakfast pancakes with bacon and eggs what a change from normal breakfast my partner had lemon and sugar she said it was ery good. The decor is like funny post card style with great staff.

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On arrival we were told to sit anywhere. It took a good 10 minutes before our drink order was taken. Another 10-15 before our food order was taken. It was relatively quiet too. Our food took a further 40 minutes, had it been busy, I...More

Thank msplemony1971
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our favourite restaurants, which we revisit regulary. My wife likes to share with me so we order and ask for a sharing plate. Today we could not resist 'Home on the range' 2 fluffy pancakes with bacon and maple syrup. We added an...More

Thank exglueboy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pancakes are amazing, great value for money and really tasty. They look great too, presentation was fab. They are really accommodating for large groups too even though it’s a small cafe, we booked for about 8 or 9 and it was absolutely fine. I’ve...More

Thank Lucy D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my daughter earlier in the year and today i took my husband Both times we had fun Food delicious Service fabulous Atmosphere cool and inviting So many choices....i need to keep going back and i will. Try it u will not be sad

Thank Br H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service and Amazing pancakes, young waitress was very lovely made us feel comfortable. 10/10 :)

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are finding our selves popping in here at all times.. Brunch last week.. sampled the new menu... Den had smoked salmon with scrambled egg which he said was delicious while i went for the Crispy duck...... i had all the usual trimmings that you...More

Thank wendydaddona
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much it was wonderful to read your lovely review. You have certainly captured the HP we know and love. We are very lucky to have some wonderful staff and customers who make Hanky Panky such a fun place to be. Whilst we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are at the Summer Strum Ukulele festival 2018... great music, great Pancakes!!!👍😂😂 we had the breakfast pancake ‘Home on the Range’ which included an egg and maple syrup... yum !!!! Also ‘Peaches N Cream’ ice cream raspberry jam, peaches all loaded onto delicious pancakes...More

Thank Alistair G
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. Summer strum was great fun and a fantastic start to our mobile Hanky Panky adventure, wonderful music and customers. We look forward to seeing you again, wherever HP may be :-)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting Chester for one night to visit friends who recommended this venue for breakfast. We were not disappointed. Located centrally off Bridge St. Hanky Panky Pancakes offers a huge variety of crepes and pancakes. Great coffee too! Service was excellent as well so...More

Thank Richard D
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for leaving a review following your visit to HP. It is great to hear you enjoyed your breakfast. If you are ever in Chester again it would be lovely to see you :-)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely big fat fluffy pancakes. Good service and lovely staff that handled a problem I had with my order with class and good grace. We would happily return now we've found this little gem.

Thank LavenderLiverpool
Stephen F, Owner at Hanky Panky Pancakes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review, we really appreciate it. We look forward to seeing you again soon at HP :-)

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Questions & Answers
Amber P
2 May 2018|
Response from NickG1979 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , the breakfast menu is served all day , and yes , the whole menu is available from when we open to when we close 😊
26 November 2017|
Response from Stephen F | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your enquiry. We are happy for dogs to visit our outside tables with their owners. Only assistance/ guide dogs are allowed inside the restaurant.
1 November 2017|
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Response from Stephen F | Property representative |
Hello, we don't take bookings at HP but we tend to be quieter before 10am, so pre show breakfast should work well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$16
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Commonhall Street, Chester CH1 2BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 319225
  • E-mail
Hanky Panky Pancakes is a creperie with a British twist. We have a lovely range of local cheeses, ice creams, teas and beers to go with your pancake. Naughty but nice! *Please note on bank holidays we are open 10am-4pm*
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