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IHOP celebrates birthday with 56 cent pancake breakfast

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International House of Pancakes (IHOP) will be celebrating their 56th birthday on July 8, 2014, by serving up their original buttermilk pancake short stacks for only 56 cents. This is four cents less than the original price of 60 cents at their Toluca Lake, California, restaurant on July 8, 1958.

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The company has grown to 1,627 restaurants serving all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and U. S. Virgin Islands. Internationally they have restaurants in Canada, Guatemala, Mexico, United Arab Emeritus, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the Philippines.

“The 56th Anniversary Celebration is about more than just an incredible milestone in our history,” said Julia Stewart, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DineEquity Inc., and Interim President, International House of Pancakes, LLC. “It is also a chance to celebrate and thank our wonderful guests who have made our brand part of their lives all these years. That’s why we are highlighting our world famous buttermilk pancakes. Along with our excellent service and friendly staff, they are an IHOP staple that has kept everyone happily coming back for more than five decades.”

The special is available from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Click here for a map of IHOP restaurants in the Detroit area.

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