If the thought of flapjacks fresh of the griddle excites you, then your moment has arrived with National Pancake Week taking place February 19-25. There is no better way to celebrate your excitement than by enjoying a fabulous breakfast at one of these popular restaurants near Lorton, Virginia.
*International House of Pancakes. This national chain in Woodbridge is definitely the place to satisfy your cravings for all things pancake. Order up the Pancake Platter featuring buttermilk pancakes with crispy bacon or sausage, or if you prefer a more healthy option, consider the Simple & Fit Blueberry Harvest Grain n’ Nut Combo with fresh slices of banana and egg substitute. Those are just two options to start.
*Silver Diner. This Potomac Mills location is also a short drive from Lorton. This family-friendly establishment serves Pecan and Sweet Potato Pancakes with grilled banana, maple syrup and strawberries, as well as traditional Buttermilk Pancake and Eggs and other menu items.
*The Original Pancake House. Situated in Fairfax, this spot serves pancakes anyway you like them. Swedish Pancakes are topped with whipped butter and lignonberries, while Hawaiian Pancakes have crushed pineapple and sweet tropical syrup. There’s also the Apple Pancake made with Granny Smith apples.