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The Waffle House

St. Michaels Street, St Albans AL3 4SJ, England
+44 1727 853502
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (45 reviews)
“waffles” (631 reviews)
“banoffee” (36 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 20:00All hours
Belgian, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
St. Michaels Street, St Albans AL3 4SJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's an idyllic country setting, serving up tasty waffles at a reasonable price. Car parking on site makes it easier to get to than other places in St Albans. Would recommend breakfast and booking ahead of possible. It became busy pretty quickly on a Saturday...More

Thank TravelMoreMiles
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Quite pricey, nice selection of both sweet and savoury waffles. They were light and crispy. Very popular place they were queuing out the door at lunch midweek. Can feel as healthy or indulgent as you want. I would recommend.

Thank 312irisg
Reviewed 6 days ago

I loved this place, the building is very old, with plenty of character and atmosphere. The food was great, as was the service. There were plenty of different choices, it was difficult to choose. I would thoroughly this restaurant, can't wait to go back. Watch...More

Thank amandahuggett
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved a visit to the Waffle House while in St Albans for the day. Great location, and quirky layout has a very relaxed feel. Welcoming staff for all types of visitors - was great place to people watch. Was family and dog friendly. Staff...More

Thank Janice Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This venue is very popular with often long queues to get a table.It is a good location however the decor of the place is basic.The food is good quality I recommend the humus and avocado waffle.However,you leave the restaurant feeling hungry.The price is a little...More

Thank humpty1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Waffle House attracts visitors from far and wide. In the over thirty years we have lived in the city this has become a favourite. Good selection of both savoury and sweet waffles and selection of teas, we have taken our children and now grandchildren...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We promised the kids a trip here for hubbys birthday. We have heard so much about this place but honestly not worth the travel nor price! The staff were rude and unaccomodating, the fresh juices were hot because the glasses were hot! Seriously common sense...More

Thank dmaru
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is probably the best place for waffles in UK. Been here few times and they do make great waffles/desserts..Service could be better but the food will make you forget it

Thank Uves C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there with my wife for a Sunday morning breakfast (before 10am). We had first savoury breakfast (that comes with waffle, not toast, beware!): my wife the eggs and muchroom one, I the salmon and egg. Despite loving smoked salmon, it did not fit...More

Thank SteUh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended this restaurant by a number of friends for a Saturday morning breakfast. We sat down and I ordered a chocolate waffle expecting a sensational spectacle for my tastebuds. Yet what did I get? A stone COLD waffle with a pool of COLD...More

Thank horace12345
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12 April 2016|
Response from AJ4DL | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can if you eat/stay in the patio area. The dogs need to be on a short leash and stay off the tables & chairs. The restaurant are happy to provide a dog bowl with water.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Michaels Street, St Albans AL3 4SJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St Albans
  • Phone Number: +44 1727 853502
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Welcome to The Waffle House St Albans, located within a working 16th century watermill overlooking the river Ver. A family business since 1978, we specialise in sweet and savoury Belgian waffles individually cooked to order and using many organic and free-range ingredients. Come and enjoy a tempting selection of breakfast, lunch and afternoon/early evening waffle dishes, brought to you with our friendly, relaxed service.
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