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Waffle House

  1. coronavirus
    Would You Risk Your Life for a Waffle?Restaurant dining rooms are starting to reopen. Surprisingly, customers are showing up.
  2. the chain gang
    Waffle Houses in Florence’s Path Have Begun to CloseThe Georgia-born diner chain is legendary for not closing for almost anything.
  3. waffle house shooting
    The Waffle House Hero Raised Nearly $250,000 for Shooting VictimsJames Shaw Jr. will split the money evenly among victims and their families.
  4. racial discrimination
    Waffle House Faces Boycott After Another Black Customer Is Violently ArrestedThis time, it was a North Carolinian in a prom tux.
  5. waffle house shooting
    The Waffle House Hero Has Raised More Than $172,000 for the Shooting’s VictimsThe separate GoFundMe benefiting him, meanwhile, has now topped $180,000.
  6. waffle house shooting
    Waffle House Store Reopens After Shooting, Pledging Sales to Victims’ FamiliesThe chain says employees asked to return to work.
  7. A GoFundMe Campaign Set Up for James Shaw Jr. Has Raised $50,000Public figures have rallied around the man who disarmed the Waffle House shooter.
  8. horrible things
    Waffle House Shooting Suspect Found By PoliceTravis Reinking was apprehended by Nashville police on Monday afternoon.
  9. huge tips
    These Crazy-High Tips Greatly Improved Christmas Eve for Restaurant WorkersAn NFL player tipped an entire Applebee’s, and five Waffle House workers walked away with $700 each.
  10. big tips
    Wahlberg Brother Tips $500 After His Posse Bombards Waffle House at 2 A.M.The staff of three wasn’t even sure who he was at first.
  11. rip
    Waffle House Co-founder Joe Rogers Has DiedThe patron of the Southern roadside diner was 97.
  12. crime scene
    Robber Carrying AK-47 Promptly Gets Shot by Waffle House CustomerPretty much only in Texas.
  13. Video Feed
    Waffle House Had to Fire Employees for Washing Their Hair With CookwareOne appalled customer videoed the incident.
  14. The Chain Gang
    Waffle House Is in Trouble for Refusing to Serve a Soldier Carrying a HandgunA location in Kentucky is getting an earful for enforcing the chain’s “no firearms” policy.
  15. The Chain Gang
    Waffle House Is About to Sell Its Billionth WaffleIt took 60 years and a whole lot of maple syrup to reach this point.
  16. Expansions
    Unfair: New Orleans Is Getting a Tricked-Out Waffle HouseCan’t New York just have one?
  17. The Chain Gang
    Finally, Here’s a Heartwarming Waffle House StoryA child fed a homeless man.
  18. The Future
    You Can Now Pick Up Your Personal Packages at Waffle HouseThe chain has partnered with a start-up called Roadie.
  19. Outings
    Famous Friends Visit Waffle House for Completely Normal Late-Night MealKanye looks like he might be more of a Denny’s guy?
  20. The Grub Street Diet
    Brooks Headley Knows Food Is Better When It’s Stolen“Once you are granted permission, it’s no longer tasty or fun.”
  21. Awful Things
    Waffle House Employee Shoots an ‘Unruly’ Customer to DeathIt’s the second gun death at an area Waffle House in two weeks.
  22. Tips
    Waffle House Waitress Finally Gets Her $1,000 TipThe company has backpedaled.
  23. Tips
    Waffle House Managers Deny Waitress $1,000 TipLarge tips are automatically refunded under Waffle House policy.
  24. Heroes
    Waffle House Screwed Over Its Biggest Fan, a Rapper Named Jelly RollIt’s a very sad story.
  25. The Chain Gang
    Ex-Employee Accuses Waffle House Chairman of Sexual ShenanigansThe week ends with a sleazy story from down South.
  26. Romance
    Take Your Honey Baby to Waffle HouseThey’re busting out the linens.
  27. Salvation By Waffles
    FEMA Uses Waffle House Index to Measure Hurricane SeverityDoes Michelle Obama know about this?
  28. The James Weird Awards
    The James Weird Awards: Swastika Tattoos, Taco Bell Stalkers, and Tweeting WhilePlus: A yogurt company requests an insect autopsy, a man tries to kill his wife at a Waffle House, and more, in our weekly roundup of weird restaurant news.
  29. The James Weird Awards
    The James Weird Awards: Drunk Mayors, Waffle House Rappers, and MorePlus: Girl Scouts, McDonald’s car chases, cheesecake ruses, and more, all in this week’s roundup of weird restaurant news.
  30. Mediavore
    City Allowed Feltonville Club to Open After a Shooting in January; SubwayPlus: USDA encourages ear tags over brands for identifying cattle; and Uganda protesters take to the streets over high food costs, all in our morning news roundup.
  31. Mediavore
    Woman Admits She Tried to Extort Campbell Soup Heiress; Yak Meat Is Tasty, LeanPlus: Post-recession consumers haven’t been able to go back to spending freely at restaurants; and a Georgia man makes Waffle House a home, all in our morning news roundup.
  32. Mediavore
    Busta Rhymes Accused of Hurling Bottle at Mr. Chow; Kid Rock Pays For WaffleTwo rap performers are dealing with the aftermath of misbehaving in restaurants.