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chinook Aug 22, 2007 06:47 AM

I am looking for healthy delicious pancakes, made from oatmeal or whole weat. I can't seem to find any "go-to" places for healthy pancakes in the city. Thanks everybody.

  1. Jill Brazil Aug 23, 2007 07:50 PM

    I have had amazing oatmeal pancakes at Sarabeth's in Chelsea Market. They only serve this on the weekends.

    OATMEAL PANCAKES *Weekends Only
    With bananas, raspberry-strawberry sauce & warm Canadian maple syrup...$7.00

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      newfoodie Aug 22, 2007 01:52 PM

      Curly's Vegetarian Lunch on 14th has great whole wheat pancakes. And they run weekly brunch specials as well. I once had amazing apple ginger pancakes there.

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        venezuelan Aug 22, 2007 02:20 PM

        Curly's is one of my favorite veg. spots. I think Quantum Leap might serve whole wheat pancakes but I havent been there in awhile.
        The pancakes at The Pump are pretty bad, unless they changed the recipe lately.

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        jhdan Aug 22, 2007 08:06 AM

        Veselka has decent buckwheat pancakes.
        http://www.menupages.com/restaurantde...

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          mstropicana Aug 22, 2007 12:29 PM

          their food is always good. there is another place down the block - can't think of the name - also good

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          tsb2001 Aug 22, 2007 07:58 AM

          I think Good Enough To Eat serves whole wheat pancakes.

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            jsgjewels Aug 22, 2007 07:45 AM

            It seems like a lot of diners actually serve whole wheat pancakes, like the globe on ~48th and 9th. What's more interesting and more difficult to find are buckwheat pancakes. Anyone seen any?

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              LeahBaila Aug 22, 2007 07:45 AM

              Ohhhhhhhh buckwheat! Would love to find some of them, myself!

              1. re: jsgjewels
                janethepain Aug 22, 2007 07:54 AM

                I just mentioned buckwheat pancakes right above your post!

              2. janethepain Aug 22, 2007 07:43 AM

                Josie's on 3rd Ave (and 30-something St.) has multigrain pancakes. Pretty expensive though. Some Polish/Ukrainian diners in the East Village have buckwheat pancakes - Little Poland comes to mind.

                But the easiest thing to do is probably buy some whole grain pancake mix or flour from Trader Joe's/Whole Foods and make them yourself. Probably a lot cheaper and healthier that way.

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                  small h Aug 22, 2007 07:40 AM

                  Souen used to serve several kinds of pancakes at brunch that were probably healthy. I thought the rice flour one tasted like a styrofoam cup. But of course, opinions vary.

                  http://www.souen.net/menu.html

                  1. LeahBaila Aug 22, 2007 07:29 AM

                    What about The Pump or Energy Kitchen?

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