IHOP, an American multinational pancake house/diner restaurant chain, specializes in breakfast foods. Well-known for their pancakes, the chain has spread like wildfire throughout the globe thanks to a franchise model that covers more than 1,650 locations. In addition to their breakfast items, they also provide lunch and dinner offerings to their patrons.

Hours and Locations

Many IHOP restaurants are typically open 24/7 throughout the year. Some locations do have shortened hours of operations, but it varies greatly based on geography. Even though most of the of the breakfast chains never close it is always best to research the closest location to you before paying a visit. It is also a good idea to keep in mind operating hours may differ on holidays like New Year's day, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Good Friday and Black Friday.  Hours.com is often used by people who are trying to find out if “there is an IHOP near me, that’s open today”.

Our restaurant locator will help you find both the location and hours of operation of any store. With over 1,600 locations spread throughout the globe, an amazing stack of pancakes is never to far away.  With locations spread throughout all 50 states the breakfast chain should never be to far away from where you are.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About IHOP

As millions of families visit IHOP for their daily breakfast, very few haven’t had the pleasure of enjoying the chains signature pancakes. In fact, more than 700 million pancakes are sold each year at the chain, along with other signature dishes. Take a look below at 5 other extraordinary facts about the breakfast restaurant.

  1. It is scientifically proven that Kansas is flatter than an IHOP Pancake.
  2. The only location to offer real syrup is the store in Vermont.
  3. During the 1980s the company refused to put ovens in at any locations, even though they were starting to serve lunch and dinner.
  4. The founder created a delivery coffee service company before he founded IHOP.
  5. Some locations feature a quick-serve coffee bar.

Menu Items & Specialties

IHOP is regarded as one of the best breakfast chains to eat at globally Well-known for their wide array of pancake options, the company also offers a delicious menu full of items such as french toasts, waffles, crees, egg specialties, omelets, salads, soups, sandwiches, burgers and other entrees. The offerings have continued to push the boundaries of typical breakfast and usually features a surprise or twist once customers bit into them.

A Brief History

IHOP was founded in 1958 by Jerry Lapin, Al Lapin, and ALbert Kalis. Originally the chain only offered breakfast food, but later expanded to include lunch and dinner options in the 1980s.As they have continued to grow and open more chains they have become a family favorite around America. It wasn’t until 2007 that the company made major headlines by acquiring the bar-and-grill chain, Applebee’s.SInce the acquisition, the executives of the company have announced they will begin opening hybrid locations featuring Menu Items & Specialties from both restaurants.

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