Because breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It's the common narrative everyone knows:\u00a0breakfast\u00a0is the most important meal of the day.\u00a0You've said it, your friends say it, your mom says it, so where should you get it? But we're not just talking any breakfast. We're talking the best type of breakfast: pancakes. After extremely extensive, and somewhat tedious, research, I have found the best place to get\u00a0pancakes\u00a0in every state.\u00a0You'll never have to Google this again. Alabama:\u00a0Waysider Restaurant https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BNR3Yf2D-Qt\/ A place that serves their pancakes in the shape of an elephant. Is this real life? Alaska:\u00a0Kava's Pancake House https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BTMocNlgF_b\/ They serve these bad boys\u00a0all day, every day. Even when you're craving more of a "real meal" maybe later on in the day, you can get\u00a0pancakes\u00a0on the side! Arizona:\u00a0St. Francis https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BbaX3NmBrdP\/ The most bougie of pancakes, St Francis pancakes are moistened with olive oil, mixed with chunks of dark chocolate, and unlike the rest, baked in an oven to perfectly char the edges, but also keep the inside nice and soft. To top it off, it\u2019s adorned with caramelized apples, maple syrup (of course) and fresh whipped cream. Arkansas:\u00a0The Pancake Shop https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BaRdhSSjJ_j\/ Some may say bigger isn't always better, but when it comes to pancakes make 'em large!\u00a0The Pancake Shop\u00a0is known for their 12-inch pancakes that are worth every bite. California:\u00a0Jacks 'N Joe https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BUvWDGuB1mR\/ An Elvis Presley peanut butter and the banana\u00a0pancake? Pineapples and\u00a0coconut? They even have a "freeform" abstractly designed pancake, that while might not be flavored, is certainly unlike the rest! Colorado:\u00a0Snooze https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BbKS4UgFhFl\/ Not only does\u00a0Snooze\u00a0have a wide variety of types of pancakes to choose from, but it even has an option where you can pick three out of the many options and get all three pancakes on one plate! Maaaaajor key. Connecticut:\u00a0Elm Street Diner https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BcPpMxXhwvD\/ Don\u2019t be fooled by it\u2019s \u2018diner\u2019 title, this place is way more than just a diner. Known for its pancakes,\u00a0Elm Street Diner\u00a0offers nearly a dozen different types of pancakes! Bonus points: they are also known for their\u00a0milkshakes\u00a0\u2014 a great complement to a nice fluffy pancake! Delaware:\u00a0Kaisy's Delight https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BYUJ0O6lsOR\/ Not your '"American Pancake,\u00a0Kaisy\u2019s\u00a0specializes in Austrian pancakes (it\u2019s kind of like a pancake but in smaller, less shaped pieces). It's like build your own\u00a0fro-yo, but with pancakes Florida:\u00a0Eating House Miami https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BSYczvUAOJN\/ You had me at\u00a0Captain Crunch\u00a0pancakes. Georgia:\u00a0Ria's Bluebird https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BcQD26unq1H\/ They claim it's so famous because of the "sifted cake flour." Considering\u00a0Ria's Bluebird\u00a0has been named best pancakes by the\u00a0New York Times, I'd listen to what they have to say. Hawaii:\u00a0Aloha Kitchen https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/2eL8srhboZ\/ Cake\u00a0by the ocean, yes, please. Indiana:\u00a0Uptown Cafe https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BJ8WJ6chNpP\/ Who would've thought Indiana would be home to such innovative food?\u00a0Uptown Cafe\u00a0is known for their\u00a0cottage cheese\u00a0pancakes-- the locals love 'em Idaho:\u00a0Moe Joe's Breakfast Eatery https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BG1wl5Yhfpo\/ It's not only the land of the\u00a0potatoes.\u00a0Moe Joe's Breakfast Eatery\u00a0is known for making quite the stack of pancakes, including\u00a0doughnut\u00a0pancakes.\u00a0It\u2019s a tall stack of pancakes with glazed icing, candied almonds, and\u00a0coffee\u00a0syrup. Iowa:\u00a0Leaf Kitchen https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BTMTvRdFGvS\/ Voted the best restaurant in all of Iowa, Leaf Kitchen slays the pancake game. Aside from the classics, you can order\u00a0granola\u00a0pancakes, with\u00a0granola\u00a0mixed with the batter and candied almonds and warm syrup on top. I know right\u2014 delicious! Kansas:\u00a0The Big Biscuit https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BX3xqH2laco\/ The Big Biscuit\u00a0combines two of the greatest carb loaded foods on the planet into one:\u00a0pancakes\u00a0and\u00a0cinnamon buns. I had to break the \u2018no chain restaurants\u2019 rule for this one! These pancakes are literally like flat cinnamon buns, it doesn\u2019t get much better than this. Kentucky:\u00a0Bluebird https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BRoBZpEAHQu\/ Bluebird\u00a0is known not only for its amazing pancakes (and amazing food in general), but for being\u00a0farm-to-table\u00a0and having all of its ingredients locally grown. Imagine that, eating amazing pancakes and supporting local businesses and the environment. Lousiana:\u00a0Stanley https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/2_Q3OhJxfQ\/ Going for pancakes in New Orleans instead of French toast would literally be a felony, so we had to make an exception here.\u00a0Stanley\u00a0is known for its\u00a0banana foster French toast, which is acclaimed to be the best in Louisiana. Moist and sweet challah toast, caramelized bananas and nuts, and all drowned in syrup. My mouth is watering writing about this. Maine:\u00a0Marcy's https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BHFY6lrgVs3\/ If you ever find yourself homesick in Maine, in need of some home-cooking,\u00a0Marcy\u2019s\u00a0is the place for you. These pancakes run on the thicker side but are doused with no shortage of butter. And in case that wasn\u2019t enough, they come with a side of an egg over easy, hash brown, and a slice of ham. Maryland:\u00a0Double T Diner https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/6SL9nfHr--\/ These pancakes are said to be so good putting syrup on them would actually ruin them. And, Double T is open 24\/7\u00a0so you can get these flapjacks whenever you so, please. Massachusetts:\u00a0Ribelle https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/37sQ2Qg39j\/ Ribelle adds a fun twist to their pancakes by making light \u2019n fluffy sourdough pancakes. They then top these pancakes with delicious seasonal ingredients: butterscotch ground cherries, Maine blueberries, caramelized white chocolate, and pictured above are like pancakes. Talk about the original. Michigan:\u00a0The Leslie Depot https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BcTgWi2Hy6S\/ Gotta ditch the diet at\u00a0The Leslie Depot\u00a0for their sugar stuffed pancakes.\u00a0Yes, you read that correctly, sugar stuffed. It may feel like eating candy for breakfast, but you gotta do what you gotta do. Minnesota:\u00a0Red Cow https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BZq_gXplc7f\/ A self-proclaimed \u2018non-pancake lover\u2019 raves about\u00a0Red Cow\u2019s\u00a0red velvet pancakes. These pancakes are dipped with bananas and peanut-butter cream cheese and the doused in some bacon-maple syrup. A true symphony of flavors, but one even non-pancake and pancake lovers alike can share! Mississippi:\u00a0Another Broken Egg https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/23qFnTFLyN\/ These pancakes are a local favorite and come in just about every way imaginable. They even have\u00a0gluten-free batter\u00a0for your non-gluten eating friends. Missouri:\u00a0Herbi https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BOKsQF5A2Hl\/ Herbies\u00a0puts a fun, cultural twist on the classic pancake by making the French pancake. These come served in a skillet and have the berries added on top towards the end of their cooking. Though different, the consistency is still to die for and\u00a0Herbie\u2019s\u00a0makes a pancake du jour with different flavors and toppings every month! Montana:\u00a0Stella's Kitchen https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BLEUecxgUd2\/ Craving that huge, diner style pancake, with a hearty slab of butter on top?\u00a0Stella\u2019s\u00a0has got you covered. Nevada:\u00a0Green Gataeu https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BSG7UyQhq9l\/ At\u00a0Green\u00a0Gateau's\u00a0you don't need\u00a0Hannukah\u00a0as an excuse to eat a potato pancake.\u00a0Get them with an egg sunny side up for an\u00a0extra hearty breakfast. New Hampshire:\u00a0Polly's Pancake Parlor https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BBkWH6lTa6z\/ A state famous pancake joint with tons of different batters and add-ins. Their batter is so good\u00a0they sell the mix too! New Jersey:\u00a0PJ's Pancake House https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BONVPrwBDLI\/ A personal favorite\u2014 these pancakes are truly above the rest. Beyond from their extensive menu,\u00a0PJ\u2019s\u00a0pancakes are the way all pancakes should be made: light and fluffy. Honestly, PJ\u2019s could go for best pancakes in the world. They\u2019re that good. New Mexico:\u00a0The Grove Cafe and Market https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BUpSHpAFznr\/ A nice and bougie joint in the middle of the desert. The\u00a0Grove Cafe\u00a0is said to serve up some "heavenous" pancakes. New York:\u00a0Vinegar Hill House https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BW46f8yBFFp\/ These pancakes are everything a pancake should be. The perfect balance between light and fluffy and hefty and dense. A little crumbly, but still a cake. Leave it to Brooklyn to make the right pancake. North Carolina:\u00a0Tupelo Honey Cafe https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/Bay9ZUXnFPi\/ The signature dish at\u00a0Tupelo Honey\u00a0is their sweet potato pancake. Topped with peach butter and spiced pecans, you can\u2019t miss this one! North Dakota:\u00a0Darcy's Cafe https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BTHN93jFJkE\/ Darcy\u2019s\u00a0pancakes are said to be so good, they\u2019ll immediately put a smile on your face. Ohio:\u00a0The Angry Baker https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BPNoMcVBWsx\/ The Angry Baker\u2019s\u00a0pancakes, in general, are great, but they even cook up some delicious vegan, oat flapjacks. Yummy and healthy! Oklahoma:\u00a0Flint https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BZjgVBIgpB7\/ Flint\u00a0is known for serving up buckwheat pancakes with brown sugar, and rum flamb\u00e9ed bananas. A fun twist on a breakfast classic. Oregon:\u00a0Broder PDX https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BJszuUUDe_M\/ Imagine if you had a pancake,\u00a0rolled it up into a ball, and then fried that ball and basically had a pancake donut? Well, that\u2019s exactly what they do at\u00a0Border PDX\u00a0serving Dutch pancakes with a side of raspberry jam and lemon curd. They also have regular pancakes too, but I would go for those\u00a0pancake donuts. Pennsylvania:\u00a0Honey's Sit 'N Eat https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BUmJ5_-Fw0o\/ The classic breakfast and brunch dilemma is to go sweet or to go savory? At\u00a0Honey\u2019s Sit \u2019N Eat\u00a0they save you the trouble by making a\u00a0bacon and egg sandwich with pancakes\u00a0as the bread. Its menu name is "The Breakfast Bomb" and it\u2019s pretty clear why. Rhode Island:\u00a0The Duck and Bunny https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BbDKqr2ngOc\/ The cutest little place in the cutest little state serves the best pancakes\u00a0in the state. South Carolina:\u00a0Toast! https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BQbLf0Jj8K6\/ Toast!\u00a0is a breakfast favorite in Charleston, so it\u2019s no surprise they\u2019re said to serve up amazing pancakes too! South Dakota:\u00a0Roll'N Pin https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BcUyv_UBovC\/ Roll\u2019n Pin\u00a0has been serving breakfast for 40 years, so it\u2019s safe to say when it comes to pancakes they know what they\u2019re doing. Tennesse:\u00a0Sky Blue Cafe https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/9tBeSaNn4g\/ Leave it to\u00a0Nashville\u00a0to find a way to one-up the pancake.\u00a0Sky Blue\u00a0has banana and Nutella french toast stuffed pancakes. What does that mean exactly? Imagine a French toast sandwich with pancake bread. A truly epic play. Texas:\u00a0Counter Cafe https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/Bbj2M3wFGT2\/ Counter Cafe\u00a0finds a way to combine the two rivaling restaurant types:\u00a0farm to table\u00a0and greasy, home-cooking. Their pancakes do not disappoint. Locally picked ingredients served the way they should be. Utah:\u00a0Five5eeds As\u00a0beautiful\u00a0to look at as they are to eat. Seriously, just look at these! Vermont:\u00a0Sugar & Spice https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BWPz-ZglZ2g\/ When you're eating pancakes in the land of\u00a0maple syrup, you know they've gotta be good. Virginia:\u00a0Roanoker Restaurant https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BC2xSZYAJXt\/ Once you go\u00a0Roanoker, you never go back. Washington:\u00a0Pellegrino's Italian Kitchen https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BET1HvVtwON\/ Pellegrino\u2019s\u00a0specialty is lemon ricotta pancakes, but they don\u2019t stop there. Pancakes are also served with two eggs any style and a choice of breakfast meat. Talk about a hearty way to start the day! West Virginia:\u00a0Harding's Family Restaurant https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BKdbpv2BW1F\/ A classic family-style restaurant that knows how to make pancakes. Wisconsin:\u00a0Marigold Kitchen https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/BMO6wcCg6Rl\/ Marigold Kitchen\u00a0makes their pancakes a little bit more bread-like and the batter is made a day ahead of cooking. Whatever they're doing, it's working. Wyoming:\u00a0E.Leaven https:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/khg5puO5ij\/ Simple, but amazing. And to add on, you get to enjoy these pancakes looking out onto the Teton mountains. Doesn\u2019t get much better. As you can tell, there are amazing places to get pancakes all across the country. Credits:\u00a0spoonuniversity.com Share this story on Facebook with your friends.