Celebrate National Waffle Week, Sep. 5-11, at 5 local spots

Yo Mama's chicken and waffles - Birmingham waffles
Is it too early to plan this weekend’s breakfast? Photo by Jacob Blankenship via Bham Now

You butter believe we’re celebrating National Waffle Week here at Bham Now. If you needed an excuse to grab a filling breakfast or syrupy sweet dessert, check out these Birmingham spots serving delicious waffles.


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1. Yo’ Mama’s

Yo Mama's chicken and waffles
One word: YUM. Photo by Jacob Blankenship via Bham Now

We’re big fans of Yo’ Mama’s, and can you blame us when they’ve got dishes this mouth-watering? Their chicken and waffles come complete with homemade syrup and perfectly fried chicken wings. Plus, you can make your meal gluten-free.

  • Price: Chicken & waffles, $11.95
  • Location: 2328 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Hours: Monday-Friday 10:30AM-2:30PM
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2. Birmingham Wings & Waffles

Birmingham Wings and Waffles sweet and savory waffles
These waffles are calling my name. Photo via Birmingham Wings and Waffles on Facebook

Chicken and waffles go together like PB and J. If you’re craving both, head to Birmingham Wings and Waffles where they’ve mastered the combo. Whether you order their churro waffles or go sweet and savory and try their maple cream cheese frosting, you can’t go wrong.

  • Price: Sweet & savory waffles topped with boneless or traditional wings, $7.99
  • Location: 3425 6th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35222
  • Hours: Monday-Saturday 11AM-8PM
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3. Bell Peppers

Bell Peppers cinnamon roll waffle
This cream cheese frosting looks amazing. Photo via Bell Peppers on Facebook

Located in Hueytown, Bell Peppers is all about creating low-carb versions of your favorite dishes. Try their cinnamon roll waffle with cream cheese, pecans and an extra dash of cinnamon on top. They also have options with almond flour, like their doughnut waffle and apple cinnamon waffle.

  • Location: 144 River Square Plaza, Hueytown, AL 35023
  • Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 11AM-7PM | Friday-Saturday 11AM-8PM
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4. Farrelly’s Southern Bar and Kitchen

Farrelly's brunch
I can attest to this deliciousness. Photo via Cecilia Wood for Bham Now

If you’re looking for a brunch spot in Hoover, head to Farrelly’s. Their waffles are amazingly fluffy and the perfect complement to syrup and fried chicken.

  • Price: Chicken and waffles, $16
  • Location: 5532 Grove Blvd, Hoover, AL 35226
  • Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 4-9PM | Friday 4-10PM | Saturday 10AM-2PM, 5-10PM | Sunday 10AM-2PM
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5. Metro Diner

Metro Diner
Yes, please. Photo via Metro diner on Facebook

Metro Diner’s Inverness and Trussville locations serve up delicious Belgian waffles every day of the year. Whether you go classic and top yours with fruit or try their chicken and waffles with strawberry butter, you’ll have a delicious decision on your hands (and on your plate).

  • Price: Belgian waffle, $6.79
  • Location: (Inverness) 180 Inverness Plaza, Birmingham, AL 35242 | (Trussville) 2050 Gadsden Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35235
  • Hours: Monday-Sunday 8AM-8PM
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Where are you grabbing waffles to celebrate National Waffle Week? Tag us @BhamNow to let us know.

Cecilia Wood
Cecilia Wood
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