With the state of Ohio being the 4th largest producer of maple syrup in the United States, ’tis the season for pancake and syrup enthusiasts to get their fill of these tasty treats as three Burton, Ohio venues offer pancake breakfasts over several weekends. Burton, Ohio is located approximately 40 miles from Cleveland.
Burton, Ohio (Pancake Town USA) Serving pancakes and locally-made maple syrup every March since 1951 to over 540,000 guests, Burton, Ohio is offering all-you-can-eat breakfasts at 3 locales this year. Officially trademarked as Pancake Town USA, the city of Burton will hold breakfasts at historic Century Village Museum, Berkshire High School and the Burton Fire Station.
All-you-can-eat pancakes will be held at the Century Village Museum on Sundays, March 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. The menu consists of pancakes, real maple syrup, sausage, apple sauce and beverage (coffee, tea or milk). Cost of the breakfast runs from $5 – $7 depending on age.
Century Village is located on 65 acres of land with various historic buildings and depicts Western Reserve village life from 1796-1900. They even have their own sugar bush for making maple syrup. Some of the historic structures that you can visit while you are there are the 1798 Umberfield Cabin, a blacksmith shop, an 1846 church, an 1878 train station, an 1872 schoolhouse and five furnished homes.
Century Village is located at 14653 East Park Street in Burton. (440-834-1492 or www.centuryvillagemuseum.org).
Sponsored by the city of Burton and the Middlefield Rotary, pancakes and omelet breakfasts will be held at Berkshire High School on Sundays, March 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. In addition to pancakes, visitors can get various kinds of omelets (Western, Ham & Cheese and Vegetarian). Cost of the pancake breakfast is $8 for adults and $5 for children (4-10). Pancakes and omelets will cost you $11.
Berkshire High School is located at 14510 North Cheshire Street in Burton. Call 440-476-8486 or get online at www.bmrpancakes.com for more information.
Also offering pancake breakfasts (from 9 a.m. -3 p.m.) will be the Burton Fire Station located at 13828 Spring Street. Call 440-834-4416 for more information.
Special Pancake Town USA Historical Note: SInce 1951, Burton has served over 24,800 gallons of maple syrup and served more than 1.78 million pancakes and over 136,000 pounds of sausage.
Burton, Ohio is located 40 miles from Cleveland and it is approximately a 50 minute drive.