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Waffle Shop

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1449 Broadway, Placerville, CA 95667-5903
+1 530-642-9322
Today
05:30 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 05:30 - 15:00
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Reno, Nevada
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133 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was very good. The menu provides an extensive choice of waffles as well as other breakfast items. The portions on the Griddle items is huge. The Booths are a bit cramped and no tables were available at 7AM. (only booths and counter).

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Thank hagar2935
Napa, California
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Six of us had breakfast before leaving town so it was pretty early. The waffles were fantastic and those who had eggs, bacon, hash browns, sausage, etc. said the food was fresh, perfectly cooked, and served hot. Would like them to serve better coffee, but everything else was good. It's clean, waiting time is minimal, servers are prompt, friendly and... More 

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Thank whenaway
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Passed their interesting neon waffle sign the night that we arrived in Placerville...decided that any place called the Golden Waffle with a sign like that deserved a try...and we are glad we stopped in! Really friendly service- our coffee cups were never empty...and a waffle with bacon and pecans in it and bacon on it??? A great way to start... More 

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Thank cegroh
Placerville
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This place is plain and simple a greasy spoon pancake house. Nothing special. Not bad, just not great. Mostly a place where regulars meet or people going to the lake looking for a quick bite. Kid friendly. People working are nice and service is spot on.

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Thank Michael K
Las vegas
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We called ahead to see if they could accommodate our party of 21 for breakfast. We were a little concerned since it was Sunday morning but were told told no problem. I arrived first and although it is not a large restaurant they had our table waiting for us. I wish I had gotten our waitresses name because she was... More 

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Thank vegashusker
Placerville, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The service is excellent and the breakfast food is awesome. I love waffles and pancakes and bacon and eggs and they have quality food, good portions at a reasonable price and the waffles are out of this world. This is not a gourmet restaurant but a down home comfort food kind of place and always packed with families. Smiling faces... More 

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Thank kathy v
Placerville, California
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

If you're looking for an average restaurant this is the one. Coffee a little better than some restaurants, staff really friendly and good service. Why a three star, not sure what happened but the bacon was really bad tasting for both my and my husband. We did comment on it, but the waitress didn't know anything. Just for that reason... More 

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Thank Karen M
Placerville, California
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75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015

You can't go wrong for a breakfast stop, huge waffles and their chicken fried steak and eggs will really fill you up...

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Thank prodocjazz
El Dorado Hills, California
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Large breakfast sized menu. Had great tasting eggs benedict, sausage, potatoes, Family had eggs and waffles, potatoes, meat. House coffee is just average. Although they do upsell gourmet lattes, etc. We went after going to St Patrick Church on Sunday and there were quite a lot of people. Service was quick and kind.

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Thank Al C
Elk Grove, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Seated right away but had to wait for food for a bit. When we got the food it was hot and well worth the wait the wait. Would definitely worth the wait.

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Thank 435alisa

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
05:30 - 15:00
Monday
05:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
05:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
05:30 - 15:00
Thursday
05:30 - 15:00
Friday
05:30 - 15:00
Saturday
05:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1449 Broadway, Placerville, CA 95667-5903
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Placerville
  • Phone Number: +1 530-642-9322

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?