August 24th is a special day: National Waffle Day. Since the waffle iron was invented in the 1860s, waffles have become a breakfast staple. But actually, you can enjoy waffles at any time of the day, and there are several excellent Baltimore restaurants known for their waffles. Here are a few places our real estate agents recommend visiting in honor of National Waffle Day.
- Connie's Chicken & Waffles: 222 N. Charles St. Baltimore, MD 21201
Connie's Chicken & Waffles is a Baltimore staple, serving large Belgian waffles topped with crispy fried chicken. They let you choose your variety of waffle. The traditional buttermilk waffle is tender and slightly sweet. The blueberry waffle offers a unique twist, as does the chocolate chip waffle.
If you prefer your waffle without chicken, Connie's offers that, too. Guests also love their peach tea. There's lots of room to eat on the patio, but you can have your order wrapped up for takeout if preferred.
- Iron Rooster: 3721 Boston St. Canton Crossing, Baltimore, MD 21224
Take a break from looking at Baltimore homes for sale, and grab some all-day breakfast at Iron Rooster. Offering a comfortable, family-friendly atmosphere, this is the perfect place to celebrate National Waffle Day. Their chicken & waffles is made with a cornmeal waffle and topped with black pepper gravy.
Iron Rooster also offers a great Big Belgian Waffle, which comes topped with spiced maple bourbon butter and powdered sugar. Pair your waffle with a bloody Mary, a Lazy Day Mimosa, or their bottomless coffee for a real treat.
- Saturday Morning Cafe: 236 S. High St., Baltimore MD, 21202
Specializing in Southern breakfast foods, Saturday Morning Cafe is a great place to get your waffle fix at any time of day. They offer a build-your-own waffle. You can choose your own toppings, and the order comes with eggs and your choice of meat.
Saturday Morning Cafe also offers chicken & waffles with berries and whipped cream. The dining area is cozy and homey. You can even sit at the counter and watch your food being prepared.
- Bmore Licks: 2437 Eastern Ave., Baltimore, MD 21224
Here's another way to enjoy your waffle on National Waffle Day: filled with ice cream! That's right — Bmore Licks serves specialty waffle cones filled with their own homemade ice cream. You can choose your waffle cone flavor, with options including apple pie, cotton candy, honey almond, and lime. Then, choose your ice cream flavor from a long list that includes Irish cream, bubble gum, and lemon gingersnap.
Bmore Licks also serves ice cream tacos, which are homemade waffles filled with ice cream, whipped cream, and your choice of toppings. It's hard to imagine a more unique waffle creation.
- Waffie: 839 W. 36th St., Baltimore, MD 21211
Waffie serves speciality dessert waffles and has been named one of the Top 100 Places to Eat in the USA. One look at their menu, and your mouth will surely water.
A top choice at Waffie is the Double Trouble, which features two mini waffles, cinnamon sugar, caramel drizzle, and vanilla ice cream. Fans also love the Going Bananas waffle, which comes topped with Nutella and freshly sliced bananas. If you're in the mood to share, you can order a waffle box, which comes with anywhere from 4 to 15 waffles to-go.
No matter where you choose to celebrate National Waffle Day, your taste buds are sure to thank you for the treat. Enjoy your waffles, and don't hesitate to contact us if you're looking for a real estate agent in Baltimore.