IHOP Free Pancake Day | 2017
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IHOP (Marina District) | 2299 Lombard Street, San Francisco, CA
IHOP will serve millions of free pancakes again during its National Pancake Day Celebration on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.
More than 1,500 IHOP restaurants across the country will invite guests to enjoy a complimentary stack of IHOP’s signature delicious buttermilk pancakes from 7 am to 7 pm.
IHOP National Pancake Day Celebration
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 | 7 am to 7 pm
FREE, but consider a donation: Guests are encouraged to make a voluntary contribution to their local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital (they encourage guests to contribute at least what they would have paid for the pancakes – or $5).
And even better, guests who make a $5 donation will receive a coupon good for $5 off their next visit.
San Francisco Locations
- Marina District – 2299 Lombard Street at Fillmore
- Fisherman’s Wharf – 200 Beach Street at Powell
Locations also in Daly City, San Rafael, Emeryville, El Cerrito, Concord, Dublin, San Jose and more
Why is today “National Pancake Day”? For centuries, the English have ‘flipped’ for pancakes in celebration of Shrove Tuesday, which heralds the beginning of fasting during Lent. Long ago, strict rules prohibited the eating of all dairy products during Lent, so pancakes were made to use up the supply of eggs, milk, butter and other dairy products, hence the name Pancake Tuesday. Please note, “Shrove Tuesday” or “Fat Tuesday” is actually on February 28, 2017, but IHOP is celebrating one new week later on March 7, 2017.