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'Pancake Man' Kenneth Pruitt dies

Original post made on Jun 3, 2009

Well-known restaurateur Kenneth H. Pruitt, who became known as the "Pancake Man" after opening his first Ken's House of Pancakes in Menlo Park in 1959, died April 13. He was 83.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, May 18, 2007, 12:00 AM

Comments (2)

Posted by Dan, a resident of North Whisman
on Jun 3, 2009 at 12:01 pm

A good and fair man! I'll miss him.


Posted by Richard Clark, a resident of another community
on Jan 15, 2011 at 12:31 pm

I worked at Ken's in Menlo Park back in 1976 as a busboy! I remember it all so clearly.

Can anyone comment on Jim and Elfriede Cunningham (owners)? Just Curious.

Regards,


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