• When it comes to indulging in delicious waffles, South Africa boasts an array of delightful spots that will satisfy any waffle enthusiast’s cravings.

    Whether you prefer classic toppings, unique combinations, or a cosy ambience, here are some must-visit waffle places across the country.

    The best places to get waffles in South Africa

    The Waffle House

    The Waffle House
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    Nestled along Marine Drive in Ramsgate, The Waffle House is a charming establishment renowned for its picturesque setting and mouthwatering waffle creations. Diners can savour their waffles while enjoying breathtaking views. The menu features both sweet and savoury options, including the signature ‘Nutty Carrot and Raisin’ and ‘Savory Bacon & Cheese’ waffles.

    Address: Lot 839 Marine Dr, Ramsgate, Margate, 4285

    Hours: Mon-Sun, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

    Contact: 039 314 9424

    Waffle & Co.

    Waffle and Co
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    In the heart of Kalk Bay lies Waffle & Co., a cosy spot that offers a diverse range of waffle choices crafted with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. From traditional Belgian waffles to innovative combinations like ‘Choco-Nut Crunch’, each dish is a delightful treat for the taste buds.

    The rustic ambience adds to the overall charm, making it a perfect stop after exploring the quaint streets of Kalk Bay.

    Address: 124 Main Rd, Kalk Bay, Cape Town, 7990

    Hours: Mon-Sun, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

    Contact: 074 413 7966

    Sonny & Irene

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    Sonny & Irene, located in Sea Point, Cape Town, is a chic café known for its inviting atmosphere and delectable waffle offerings. Whether you’re in the mood for a classic waffle with maple syrup or a more adventurous ‘Berry Explosion’ topped with fresh fruits and cream, this spot is sure to impress.

    The café’s trendy décor and friendly service make it a favourite among locals and visitors alike.

    Address: Ground Floor, Station House, 19 Kloof Rd, Sea Point, Cape Town, 8060

    Hours: Mon-Sun, 7:30 am – 10:00 pm

    Contact: 021 745 6600


    Ms Waffles
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    Ms.Waffles in Randburg is a gem for waffle enthusiasts seeking unique flavour combinations. This trendy eatery serves up the best waffles with a diverse variety of toppings to choose from. With a chic interior and a menu that caters to both sweet and savoury preferences, Ms.Waffles promises a memorable dining experience.

    Address: 297 Jan Smuts Ave, Dunkeld West, Randburg, 2196

    Hours: Tues – Sun, 11:00 am – 9:00 pm, closed on Mondays

    Contact: 069 200 9461

    Waffles and Ice-cream

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    For a delightful twist on a classic dessert, head to Waffles and Ice-cream in Johannesburg. This cosy café offers an enticing selection of waffles paired with premium ice cream flavours.

    Address: Shop number: FC4, 18 Crownwood Rd, Ormonde, Johannesburg, 2091

    Hours: Sun – Thurs, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm; Fri – Sat, 11:00 am – 8:00 pm

    Contact: 060 477 4252

    Waffle on Cafè

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    Waffle on Café in Durban is a haven for waffle aficionados seeking comfort food with a creative flair. With options like ‘Nutella & Strawberry’ and ‘Savoury Chicken & Avo’, this café caters to every palate. The warm and inviting setting makes it an ideal spot for a leisurely waffle treat.

    Address: 16 Lincoln Terrace, Sherwood, Durban, 4091

    Hours: Mon – Thurs, 9:00 am – 8:00 pm; Fri – Sun, 9:00 am – 9:00 pm

    Contact: 031 266 1758

    Circus Circus Beach Cafè

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    Circus Circus Beach Café in Durban offers a beachfront dining experience with a selection of scrumptious waffle creations. Enjoy a ‘Classic Belgian Waffle’ topped with fresh berries or opt for the indulgent ‘Caramel Banana Bliss’. The café’s proximity to the ocean adds to the overall charm, making it a popular destination for locals and tourists alike.

    Address: 1 Snell Parade, North Beach, Durban, 4063

    Hours: Mon-Sat, 6:00 am – 7:00 pm; Sun, 7:00 am – 7:00 pm

    Contact: 031 337 7700

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