5 Restaurants Across Canada Offering Must Have Waffle Dishes For Takeout

Are you ready to celebrate waffles?

These pastries have a long, delicious history; from the waffle maker dating back to Ancient Greece to the introduction of the frozen waffle to grocery shelves in 1953. Plus, there are so many ways to enjoy them on a plate!

Waffle omelettes, chicken & waffles, fritaffles, noodle waffles, waffle sandwiches; when there’s a waffle maker in a restaurant kitchen, the opportunities are endless.

Here are 5 waffle-servin’ establishments across Canada to get you started in finding your new favourite Waffle Day dish!

Nero Waffles (Vancouver, BC)

You’ll never run out of waffle satisfaction when you become a regular of Nero’s Waffles.

Light, crisp and cooked unsweetened with egg whites and yeast-leavened batter, there are so many Brussels-style options to choose from; Banella brûlée, Berry & Mascarpone, Brésilienne, Orange mousse and many more.

Address: 1002 Seymour Street & 1703 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC. @nerowaffles

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The Dirty Bird Chicken + Waffles (Toronto, ON)

When you say waffles, Toronto says “DIRTY BIRD!”

Serving halal, gluten-free #NorthernFried chicken atop their equally addictive waffles, The Dirty Bird also offers a variety of chicken and waffle sandwiches like The Jerk (with jerk BBQ & slaw) and The Sticky Icky (w/ maple garlic, pickled jalapeno & dirty aioli).

Address: Main: 79 Kensington Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5T 1L9. @dirtybirdto

Ricky’s Family Restaurants (Multiple Locations)

Waffle fun for the whole family, everyone at your table will want something from Ricky’s.

Try their Chicken & Waffles, made with hand-battered chicken tenders, maple bacon strips and syrup!

Prefer something more traditional? Order the Waffle Big Breakfast; 3 eggs, 3 strips of maple bacon, 3 sausage links, half a waffle and their famous Stuffed Hashbrowns.

Address: For a Ricky’s nearest you, click here. @rickysfamilyrestaurants


Sweet Belgian Desire (Fredericton, NB)

So many waffles, so little stomach; a sweet “problem” to have when browsing the menu at Sweet Belgian Desire.

Call back again and again for their Waffle Sandwich (with bacon, cheese, tomato & two eggs), The Ultimate Benny (served on a waffle) or their signature Belgian Breakfast, complete with Belgian waffles, bacon, two sausages, two eggs of your choice, syrup and toast.

For dessert? Nutella Banana Waffles, Chocolate Waffles, Banana Split Waffles; no matter the sweet tooth, there’s a waffle for it!

Address:23 Ashton Court, Fredericton, NB, E3C 0H8. @sweetbelgiandesire


The Original Pancake House (Winnipeg, MB)

Open since 1958, The Original Waffle House built their menus and success on serving quality food derived from recipes still used today.

Signature waffles include Poppin’ Jalapeno (Cream cheese, white queso, buffalo sauce, green onion and crisp wontons), Strawberry Nutella (strawberries and nutella dusted with icing sugar) and Bacon & Berries (Warm blueberries and bacon served with OPH syrup).

Address For a Pancake House nearest you, click here. @pancakehousewpg