Tag Archive | Waffle House

Waffle House Restaurants Mark 61st Holiday Season of Being Open on Christmas and New Year's Day

Waffle House Restaurants Mark 61st Holiday Season of Being Open on Christmas and New Year’s Day

For the 61st year in a row, all Waffle House restaurants will be open Christmas and New Year’s Day, continuing a tradition that started in Avondale Estates, Ga. in 1955. Joe Rogers Sr. and Tom Forkner opened the doors to the first Waffle House on Labor Day 1955 and since […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

If Waffle House Is Closed, It's Time To Panic

If Waffle House Is Closed, It’s Time To Panic

On a warm, cloudy morning in the first week of October, in an anonymous office park just outside Atlanta, operations analyst Matt Stark opened a computer program, ran through some data and looked thoughtfully at the results. Out in the Atlantic Ocean, Hurricane Matthew was hurling winds of 115 miles […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen Named Favorite Casual Dining Restaurant in New Market Force Information Study

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen Named Favorite Casual Dining Restaurant in New Market Force Information Study

Pizza Ranch is favorite for pizza and buffet, Maggiano’s for Italian, Bob Evans for breakfast, Texas Roadhouse for steak and Pappadeaux for seafood Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen is America’s favorite general menu casual dining chain, according to a new study by Market Force Information (Market Force). More than 9,200 consumers were […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 10/06/15

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 10/06/15

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Las Vegas, NV-based HASH HOUSE A GO GO (founded 2000) has increased by 1 unit, from 9 to 10 (11% growth).  The restaurants […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Waffle House Restaurants To Serve One-Billionth Waffle During National Waffle Week

Waffle House Restaurants To Serve One-Billionth Waffle During National Waffle Week

After reviewing various waffle forecasting models, Waffle House Restaurants predicts it will serve the 1,000,000,000th waffle in its 60-year history during the week of September 6-12, which just happens to be National Waffle Week. “I can’t think of a better way to celebrate our 60th anniversary than to be serving […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Waffle House Joins Roadie to Bring Waffles to the Sharing Economy

Waffle House Joins Roadie to Bring Waffles to the Sharing Economy

Roadie announces all 1,750 Waffle House Restaurants as official Roadhouse Meeting Locations for neighbor-to-neighbor shipping app Roadie, Inc., and Waffle House restaurants announced a new partnership that makes Waffle House the first official Roadie Roadhouse. Roadie is the mobile, app-based shipping platform that connects people with items to send with […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

For The Love Of Bacon! Celebrate Valentine's Day At Waffle House Restaurants

For The Love Of Bacon! Celebrate Valentine’s Day At Waffle House Restaurants

Let’s face it.  Bouquets of roses and snooty restaurants are trite at best.  Do something original this Valentine’s Day and give that special person something priceless: a memory… at Waffle House! For the eighth consecutive year, Waffle House will roll out white tablecloths, light truckloads of candles, and craft tailored […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 10/07/14

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 10/07/14

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Washington-based SANTA FE MEXICAN GRILL (founded 2004) has increased by 1 unit, from 2 to 3 (50% growth).  The restaurants are family/casual, open […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Waffle House Restaurants Celebrates National Waffle Week By Donating To Our Troops

Waffle House Restaurants Celebrates National Waffle Week By Donating To Our Troops

In celebration of National Waffle Week and its 59-year heritage, Waffle House restaurants will partner with the United Service Organizations (USO) to lift the spirits of America’s troops and their families. On September 5, 1955, two neighbors, WWII veterans Joe Rogers, Sr., and Tom Forkner, opened the first Waffle House […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Waffle House Restaurants Open On Christmas And New Year’s Day

After jovial outbursts of holiday cheer, merry sing-alongs around the hearth, and cooking festive treats for days, it might be a good idea to take a minute to just soak the season in.  No cooking, no cleanup after, just enjoying the people around you and some delicious food.  Surely that […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 11/05/13

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Camillus, NY-based CAM’S PIZZERIA (founded 1980) has increased by 1 unit, from 15 to 16 (7% growth).  The restaurants are quick serve, open for lunch and dinner, with a $4-$12+ per […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Waffle House Museum Celebrates 5th Anniversary During National Waffle Week

The Waffle House Museum, site of the first Waffle House restaurant, will celebrate its fifth anniversary with an open house on September 7th to wrap up the events of National Waffle Week. Waffle House restaurants opened this first location on Labor Day, 1955 in Avondale Estates, Ga. when two neighbors, […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Waffle House Restaurants To Offer Annual Candlelight Valentine’s Dinner

Craving Scattered, Smothered & Covered for Valentine’s Day? Then make your reservation with Waffle HouseRestaurants and dine by candlelight with your sweetheart for your Valentine’s Day dinner. In our sixth year offering this Valentine’s Day celebration, we have more participating locations than ever before.  More than 145 locations will offer […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

First Waffle House Restaurant To Be Named Georgia Historic Site During National Waffle Week

The site of the first Waffle House restaurant will now be a historic site, as proclaimed by the Georgia Historical Society. On Saturday, September 8, 2012, a Georgia historical marker will be unveiled at the first Waffle House restaurant in Avondale Estates, Ga.  Now a museum dedicated to the Southern […]

Read the full story

Posted in News