National Waffle Day is no time for flip-flopping, San Diego. When Aug. 24 comes around, you need a plan.
So Hoodline ironed out the details of San Diego's top places to order a plate of waffles (or two). Whether your taste runs traditional or more exotic, our list — based on Yelp ratings and our own methodology — has you covered.
1. Country Waffles
Topping the list is Country Waffles. Located at 2323 Midway Drive (at Enterprise Street) in the Midway District, the breakfast and brunch diner is the highest-rated waffle spot in San Diego, boasting four stars out of 428 reviews on Yelp.
2. Marcel Waffles
Next up is Chollas View's Marcel Waffles,at 4637 Market St. (between 47th and Cotton streets). With four stars out of 56 reviews on Yelp, the food truck's Belgian waffles have proven to be a local favorite.
3. Atypical Waffle
North Park's Atypical Waffle, at 3519 30th St. (between Myrtle Avenue and Capps Street), is another top choice. Yelpers give the cafe and breakfast/brunch spot 4.5 stars out of 1,037 reviews.
4. The Waffle Spot
The Waffle Spot, a breakfast/brunch destination in Mission Valley West, is another high-traffic go-to, with four stars out of 1,501 Yelp reviews. Head over to the eatery within the Kings Inn San Diego, at 1333 Hotel Circle S., to see for yourself.
5. Duet Coffee
Over in Rolando, check out Duet Coffee, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 362 reviews on Yelp. You can find the spot to score coffee, tea, waffles and bagels at 6526 El Cajon Blvd. (between Aragon Drive and Rolando Court).