The pancake is a flat cake that is often thin and round and prepared from a starch-based batter which may also contain milk, butter, eggs. It is then cooked on a hot surface such as a frying pan or griddle in oil or butter.
They look differently in various countries. In United States, a raising agent is used and is similar to a scotch pancake or drop scone. In United Kingdom, pancakes look like a crepe and are often unleavened.
They are often served with a variety of toppings or fillings. (source)
So can hamsters eat pancakes?
Yes they can in small amounts. As long as it doesn’t have any added flavorings, sugar or lemon juice on them and are served cold.
This is because they can’t eat hot foods or that which has too much fat in it.