Step 1: Combine the flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda and salt in a small bowl.
Step 2: Combine buttermilk, eggs, butter and vanilla in a large bowl.
Step 3: Combine flour mixture with buttermilk mixture and stir to combine. Let sit 5 minutes.. Drop 1/2 cup of batter onto hot buttered griddle and cook until done!
Step 4: Top with your favorite pancake toppings and enjoy!