Happy Pancake Day - one of the most delicious holidays out there! We appreciate a good bite to eat, which is why we have searched the web for you to find the best places in the North East to have the best pancakes on Pancake Day.

Keep reading to find out our selection of 5 amazing pancake places in Newcastle, Sunderland, Seaham and more to visit on Pancake day...or any other day of the year for that matter!

The Butterfly Cabinet - Newcastle

Personally tested by us, this cafe brings has a very long breakfast menu, which includes both UK and US breakfasts plus vegetarian options. Even though they don't seem to be doing anything special for Pancake's Day, we recommend that you try one of the five different types of pancakes they offer and you won't regret it. 

Unfortunately, they do not take bookings online or by phone, but their breakfast menu is served all day long so head over there and order yourself some amazing, American style pancakes. 

Address: 200 Heaton Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 5HP, 0191 265 9920

IKEA - Gateshead

Everybody knows IKEA for its amazing Swedish meatballs, but if you've been there recently, you might have seen that they have launched a special event in their store in Gateshead for Pancake Day. The perfect day of fun shopping and eating a delicious pannkakor (Swedish for pancake). Register here! 

Address: Metro Park West, Pinetree Way, Swalwell, Gateshead, NE11 9XS



Flat White Kitchen - Durham

If you are from in Durham, you must have heard about this amazing coffee place! They have a special place in their hearts for pancakes - a whole selection on their brunch menu dedicated to pancakes. Visit their website and head over to the Menu section to take a look... 

Ricotta pancakes, fresh fruit, maple syrup, cinder toffee butter. Yummy!

P.S. Brunch is served until 3pm, so hurry up! 

Address: 40 Saddler Street, Durham, England, DH1 3NU, 07936 449 291

Love Lily Tearoom - Sunderland

Located near Roker Beach, Love Lily Tearoom offers not only amazing views but also some of the most imaginative and colourful pancakes in the North East. This Pancake day, they even have a special festive pancake menu available. Vegan pancakes are also available upon request. Pancake day starts at 9am and finishes at 8pm. Ideal for some comfort food after a nice walk around the area. 

Unfortunately, they do not take reservations and there may be queues, but it is worth it! 

Address: Pier Cottage, Marine Walk, Roker, Sunderland SR6 0P, 0191 565 6329


The Pancake Kitchen - Seaham

The name says it! This is one of North East's prettiest spots to enjoy a pancake on Pancake Day. They have a large selection of both savoury and sweet pancakes. Vegeterian and gluten free options are available. Today, they also have some exciting new special offers. The event starts at 9am and finishes at 5:30pm. 

Address: Unit 3 Seaham harbour marina, Seaham SR7 7EE, 0191 447 8450

So where do you like to go for Pancake Day? I'd love to hear if you have any other recommendations from the North East.