Whether you like them with a dab of soft butter or generous amounts of sweet maple syrup, waffles are one of the most popular breakfast foods to start the day with. But it’s not just the sinfully sweet waffles that you can indulge in, the savour renditions are just as good — perfect for lunch or dinner. If you are craving a stack of perfectly made waffles, here are some places where you can get the best waffles in Dubai.
MOST POPULAR PLACES TO FIND THE BEST WAFFLES IN DUBAI
You can find a variety of waffles in Dubai, but it’s the Belgian waffles that are most popular. Thicker than their American counterparts, these delicious beauties come with extra-deep pockets to be enjoyed with jam, butter, whipped cream and maple syrup. Apart from these, you can find caramel, chocolate, strawberry and vanilla waffles in Dubai.
Without further ado, let’s look at the top places to find waffles in Dubai.
YUMMY BELGIAN WAFFLES AND CREPES DUBAI
Craving some authentic Belgian waffles in Dubai? Treat yourself to the best at the Yummy Belgian Waffles in Dubai. The cafe serves various versions of the treats including Belgian Treat Waffle (with mixed fruits and Belgian milk white chocolate), Volcano (with banana and strawberry slices served with caramel ice cream and Yummy signature chocolate) and Oreo-Kinder Waffle (stuffed with crushed oreo and vanilla ice cream). Share the joy by bringing a buddy or two and ordering from their pancake and crepe menus too!
- Cost: From AED 39
- Location: Multiple including City Centre Mirdif
- Contact: +971-4-347-1578
- Opening hours: 01:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Fri-Sun: 01:00 pm – 12:00 am
Another place with a great waffle selection in Dubai is the Cocoa Room. Specialising in the sweet variety, the eatery has buttermilk, red berry, pecan and blueberry options on their waffle menu. Their waffles are gluten-free and for that extra kick, you can add blackberry or peach jam to your order. Reservations aren’t accepted here, so it’s better to visit early. The place is also known for the best pancakes in Dubai.
- Cost: From AED 36.7
- Location: Galleria Mall, G Floor, Al Wasl Road
- Contact: +971-600-544-005
- Opening hours: 08:00 am to 12:15 pm
With a name that sounds as delicious as its signature item, WOFL is a homegrown eatery that has its “own take on how waffles should be served” — either as a meal in itself or a wholesome snack.
Premixed batters are frowned upon here. Instead, every waffle sandwich is made from fresh batter and a variety of selected produce and ingredients. Their flavours include The Mini Job, Enchanted Forest, Banana Frie-day, Sweet Heart, La Tatin, Banana Bee, Smored and Old Faithful. Aside from desserts, WOFL is also known for its delicious breakfast in JBR.
- Cost: From AED 32
- Location: Multiple including JBR, The Walk, Next to Sofitel
- Contact: +971-52-508-4367
- Opening hours: 08:00 am – 02:00 am, 08:00 am – 03:00 am (Weekends)
Eggspectation has an extensive breakfast menu, with their waffle selections being local favourites. Their morning menu includes items like Strawberry Salted Caramel Waffles and Waffle A La Mode topped with banana, chocolate sauce and ice cream. You can also try their classic and chocolate banana crepes. Eggspectation is also a good option for those looking for gluten-free restaurants in Dubai.
- Cost: Strawberry Salted Caramel Waffles (AED 49), Waffle A La Mode (AED 31)
- Location: The Beach, JBR
- Contact: +971-4-430-7252
- Opening hours: 07:00 am – 09:00 pm
You can try some of the best waffles in Dubai at Sarabeth’s. The hugely popular New York-based brand is owned by multi-award winning artisanal baker and cookbook author Sarabeth. Judging from its impressive selections of sweets, breakfast favourites and artisanal drinks, this is a breakfast spot in Dubai you shouldn’t miss.
The Sweet Breakfast menu features one of their highly reviewed waffle dishes: the Buttermilk Waffles. And the eatery’s Waffle Chicken Sandwich is a great savoury take on the popular dish. For kids, there’s a special waffles with strawberry and vanilla.
- Cost: Waffle Chicken Sandwich (AED 59), Buttermilk Waffle (AED 69)
- Location: Al Safa Street
- Contact: +971-4-344-9544
- Opening hours: Sat – Wed: 07:30 am – 11:30 pm, Thu – Fri: 07:30 am – 12:00 pm
Godiva is known for its variety of chocolate-inspired drinks and desserts with their waffles being a popular choice with patrons in Dubai. Visiting for the first time? The Traditional Waffle with Godiva’s signature chocolate comes highly recommended. The Speculoos Waffle with vanilla ice cream is also a good choice. Other flavours include strawberry and banana waffles served with/without ice cream and mixed berries waffle.
The dessert parlour has branches in City Walk, Galleria Mall, Dubai Festival City, City Centre Deira and Mirdif.
- Cost: From AED 40
- Location: Multiple including Ground Floor, Dubai Festival City
- Contact: +971-4-283-9817
- Opening hours: 08:00am to 12:00am (Weekdays), 08:00am to 01:00am (Weekends)
DIP N DIP
From toppings of fresh seasonal fruits to cream cheese delicacies, Dip N Dip is the ideal spot for Insta-worthy desserts in Dubai. The popular dessert parlour is famous for its toothsome options, especially when it comes to waffles. For something different, try their triple chocolate waffle, served with three Dip N Dip’s signature chocolate flavours.
Looking for something to eat on the go? Order their lollipop-esque waffle; a waffle on a stick dipped in chocolate. Where do you taste it all? The dessert parlour has branches in Reem Mall, Dragon Mart 2, Al Barsha and Etihad Mall.
- Cost: From AED 16
- Location: Multiple including Al Barsha
- Contact: +971-4-394-4989
- Opening hours: 09:30 am – 12:00 am (Subject to change)
WAFFLE N TEA
With an extensive menu dedicated to the dish, Waffle N Tea makes it on our list of places offering the best waffles in Dubai. Notable flavours include toffee, berry fruit, maple butter, dark chocolate, caramel, banana, lotus, exotic and oreo waffles. You can also try Hong Kong Bubble or Stick Waffles with a choice of choco banana, nuts, choco sprinkles or Nutella.
- Cost: From AED 25, from AED 29 (Hong Kong Bubble Waffle), from AED 21 (Stick Waffles)
- Location: Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO)
- Contact: +971-54-396-1880
- Opening hours: 12:00 am to 12:00 pm (Subject to change)
WAFFLE AND CREPE
Next on our list of best places for waffles in Dubai is Waffle and Crepe. The waffle items here are a bit pricy, but budgetary concerns will be forgotten after the first spoonful of their famous waffle varieties. For a unique dining experience, try their Apple Pie Waffle served with pecan nuts and a drizzle of caramel syrup. You can check their menu to know about other variations.
- Cost: From AED 30
- Location: Ground floor, Shop 2, Millennium Tower, Dubai Silicon Oasis
- Contact: +971-4-336-7664
- Opening hours: 09:00 am – 12:00 am, Fri-Sat: 08:00 am – 12:00 am
GRANNY’S WAFFLES DUBAI MALL
Our next pick is Granny’s Waffles. Located in The Dubai Mall, Granny’s Waffles have some inventive takes on the classic. You can indulge in an array of flavours there, with available waffle options including Canadian Maple, Morning Confiture, Triple Chocolate, Cotton Candy and Chocolate Waffle Pot.
- Cost: From AED 20
- Location: The Dubai Mall
- Timings: Sun-Wed: 09:00 am – 12:00 am, Thu–Sat: 09:00 am– 01:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-325-3256
Nestled in Jumeirah, Stomping Groups is a popular coffee shop to enjoy waffles in Dubai. The chic, Australian-owned cafe offers two different variations of the decadent treat: Nutella Waffles and Loaded Waffles made with whipped cream and fresh, mixed berries.
- Cost: AED 67 (Nutella Waffle), AED 63 (Loaded Waffle)
- Location: Villa 98, Street 12 D, Jumeirah 1
- Timings: Call them to know
- Contact: +971-4-344-4451
In addition to the aforementioned places, you can try waffles at:
- Waffles Lab
- Cafe Belge
FAQs ABOUT WAFFLES AND CREPES IN DUBAI
IS ”THE WAFFLE” IN UMM SUQEIM CURRENTLY OPEN?
No, The Waffle is now permanently closed.
WHERE TO FIND THE BEST BELGIAN WAFFLES IN DUBAI?
Cafe Belge and Yummy Belgian Waffles and Crepes are the most popular places to get these waffles in Dubai.
WHERE TO BUY CREPES IN DUBAI?
Most of the places that we listed above, including Eggspectation and Yummy Belgian Waffles offer crepes in Dubai as well.
HOW MUCH DOES A WAFFLE MAKER COST IN DUBAI?
The price of a waffle maker in Dubai costs between AED 25 – AED 150 on average.
That’s a wrap for our guide on the best places to have waffles in Dubai.
Looking for eateries with other options to start your day? You might want to try some of the best breakfast places in Dubai. And if you like to sleep in during the weekends, there are always the all-day breakfast places in Dubai to go to.
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