IHOP® Events and Awards

Recognitions that have made us proud.

With more than 58 years of great food and service, it's no surprise that IHOP® has won numerous awards and consistently makes the 'Best of Breakfast' and 'Best Late Night' lists across the country. See below for a list of other industry awards IHOP has received over the last few years.

  • 2004 Nation's Restaurant News 

    2012 Restaurant Neighbor Award

    IHOP was recognized as a state winner of the California Restaurant Association’s 2012 Restaurant Neighbor Award in honor of the company’s philanthropic event, National Pancake Day.
  • 2009 Halo Awards 

    2009 Halo Awards

    For IHOP’s National Pancake Day efforts in 2008, the brand receives the Gold Halo Award from the Cause Marketing Forum for Best Transactional Campaign.
  • 2008 #1 in Family Dining 

    2008 #1 in Family Dining

    Since 2008, IHOP has been ranked “#1 in Family Dining” by Nation’s Restaurant News’ annual Top 100 issue.
  • 2007 Elliot Group 

    2007 Elliot Group

    IHOP Chairman and CEO Julia A. Stewart is the first female recipient of the Elliot Mentor Award in recognition of her achievements as a leader in the foodservice industry.
  • 2006 Women's Foodservice Forum 

    2006 Women's Foodservice Forum

    IHOP Chairman and CEO Julia A. Stewart receives 2006 Trailblazer Award from Woman's Foodservice Forum.
  • 2005 IFMAs 

    2005 IFMAs

    International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA) awards IHOP the prestigious Silver Plate Award.
  • Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers 

    2005 CHART

    The Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART) selects IHOP as the recipient of the 2005 Committment to People Award.
  • 2004 Nation's Restaurant News 

    2004 Nation's Restaurant News

    Nation's Restaurant News selects IHOP's Stuffed Crepes as a recipient of the MenuMasters Award.
  • AME 

    2004 AME

    IHOP's "Come Hungry. Leave Happy." ad campaign wins a Bronze Medallion at the 2004 AME Awards for Advertising and Marketing Effectivness.
  • 2004 Menu Masters 

    2004 Menu Masters

    The Editorial Board of Nation's Restaurant News selects IHOP as its Golden Chain Award Winner.